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Director Quality and Risk

Job posted: 20/07/2021
Applications close: 08/08/2021 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Bendigo

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Bendigo Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Education and Training, Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 32383

Reference: 32383

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Education and Training, Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Bendigo

Work in an environment that offers: 



  • A dynamic and growing health service that embraces new technologies

  • An opportunity to work with a leading regional health service

  • The ability to provide high quality patient care in a new facility



The Position Director Quality and Risk


The Director and advises the executive, management and staff of Bendigo Health on risk management, clinical governance and quality improvement through an organisation wide quality and risk management program aligned with strategic goals and incorporating an effective evaluation process.


 The aim of the position is to develop and promote a positive and proactive quality service and continuous improvement culture across Bendigo Health.



Classification: 
Dependent upon qualifications


Salary: Dependent upon qualifications


Hours: 80 per fortnight


Status: Permanent


Bendigo Health


Our 700 bed state of the art hospital was built in 2017. We are a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. We have all of the latest technologies allowing our 4500 staff to deliver Excellent Care to Every Person, Every Time. Our teams are friendly and we offer a supportive working environment for career progression. Remuneration is in accordance with Victorian Public Health Enterprise Agreements and generous salary packaging arrangements are offered to all staff.


 


The Team


The Quality and Patient Information Division provides leadership for the nursing workforce throughout Bendigo Health. Quality and Patient Information provides leadership and support for quality improvement, patient safety and experience and health information services across the organisation.  The division, through both Health Information Services and Quality have key roles in medical record management, clinical documentation, freedom of information, patient safety, quality improvement, risk management, external reporting and compliance requirements. There is a strong strategic and operational focus of promoting quality improvement, supporting the organisation to review incidents, data and systems to improve patient outcomes and efficiency of the business.


In addition, the Executive Director of Quality and Patient Information holds the professional portfolio of Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer. Nurses are the largest work group within Bendigo Health and the division is focused on supporting our nursing workforce to feel valued and empowered.  Our aspiration for nurses and midwifes at Bendigo Health is to live our organisational values of caring, passionate and trustworthy.



Bendigo Region


Bendigo is one of Victoria’s fastest growing making regional cities it a great city to live and work in. Bendigo provides services for the region’s population of over 300,000 and so the city offers excellent schools, shopping and cultural precincts, sporting facilities and various tertiary facilities. We can offer generous flexible working arrangements - giving you more time to enjoy the fantastic restaurants, beautiful parks, walking trials and wineries within our region.



Diversity and Inclusion


Bendigo Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We embrace diversity and social inclusion and encourage people from a diverse cultural background, people with disabilities and or Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people to apply.



How to apply


For further information on the position please refer to the position description available on our website www.bendigohealth.org.au.  Applications are to be submitted online. If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the onboarding process.


Director Quality and Risk

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Contact:

David Rosaia - (0428) 113 055

Director Quality and Risk