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AMSURG, Envision Healthcare’s Ambulatory Surgery division partners with physicians and health systems across the country to provide and promote quality patient care in ambulatory surgery centers (ASC). Launched in 1992 as an ASC industry forerunner, AMSURG currently partners with nearly 2,000 specialty physicians providing outpatient services in more than 250 facilities spread across 35 states. AMSURG is the nationally recognized leader in the strategic and operational management of surgery centers that deliver high quality, high value, and same-day surgical services with a superior patient experience.
AMSURG currently has an open position for a Senior Director, Clinical Services. This position is responsible for Clinical Services activities in approximately 14 to 20 ASCs. Serves as a key member of the Quality Team and assumes leadership for planning and executing Quality plans in each center which promote patient safety; compliance with applicable CMS and State regulations and accreditation standards; and exceptional customer service.
Implements corporate and clinical services policies and procedures at the center level
Maintains current knowledge of federal and state regulations and standards of accrediting organizations (AAAHC and Joint Commission) pertaining to ambulatory surgery centers. Supports assigned ASC’s in maintaining survey readiness.
Monitors, audits and evaluates compliance with federal and State regulations, and the quality of the clinical services provided at assigned ASCs by conducting on-site assessments and developing and monitoring action plans to address areas for improvement
Responsible for all clinical aspects of assigned ASC’s performance
Addresses physician partner concerns and problems related to clinical services. Actively work to maintain and improve relationships with physician partners.
Supports implementation of Quality initiatives
Monitors quality data and patient satisfaction data for each of assigned centers to identify areas for improvement and assist in development of improvement strategies
Supports implementation of CMS Quality reporting
Understands the partners, the practice and the market in sufficient depth to bring value to partners by participating in the centers’ business planning processes as it relates to Clinical Services
Communicates often, meets in person outside Board meetings, query satisfaction levels and work closely with all partners (not just board members) exchanging ideas and planning for the future.
Educate partners regarding regulatory and accreditation standards to support continual survey readiness
Be viewed by the partners as a business asset and resource (not only for the ASC but practice and other ventures).
Supports analysis of supply, drug, and variable expense cost
Assists in preparation of Quality report for Center Board meetings
Supports educational needs of Center Leader and clinical staff
Actively participates in company-wide educational efforts, including Leadership Conference, new Center Leader training, and webinars
Participates in development and deployment of Best Practices
Maintains ongoing communication with assigned Operations lead VP regarding clinical, quality and risk management activities, corporate initiatives, trends, problems, issues, surveys, letters of deficiency and plans of correction, and sentinel events
Submit Weekly Report to Operations lead VP and VP Clinical Services
Maintains professional knowledge base and applicable certifications
This position is located in Nashville, TN but will also consider candidates living in NJ, VA, MD (Baltimore area and Washington DC) and in or near Pittsburgh, PA.
This position requires about 70% of travel.
Regular and reliable attendance required.
Successful candidate will pass a background check and drug screen.