Since 2010, Norwegian American Hospital (NAH) has retained David Gomez & Associates (DG&A) as a trusted search partner to perform multiple executive searches such as their Chief Financial Officer. This month, NAH requested DG&A fill their vacancy of Director of Quality.
Norwegian American Hospital is the fourth leading provider out of 59 area hospitals that provides high quality, charitable health care. It has served the residents of the near northwest side of Chicago for over 115 years.
It is Norwegian’s mission to provide high quality and compassionate health care services by partnering with patients, their families, their employees, physicians and the communities they serve.
Norwegian American Hospital is a 200-bed, acute care facility, offering a variety of health care programs and services including: inpatient and same-day surgery, outpatient pharmacy, radiology department, All Kids health care program, cardiology department, corporate health program, intensive care unit, telemetry unit, pediatrics unit, emergency department, physician specialty center, and a comprehensive array of women’s health care with an incorporated midwife program.
Reporting to the Chief Medical Officer, the Director of Quality will direct the operations of the Quality Department including providing education and training to all staff regarding best practices in the quality arena, providing guidance and support to leadership regarding adherence to regulatory & accreditation requirements, supervising activities to ensure adherence with core measures, collecting, analyzing and managing data, coordinating communication between committees that drive quality improvements. The hired candidate will maintain up-to-date information regarding all requirements and ensures effective communication of same and oversee activities of Quality Coordinator, Core Measures and Infection Control Practitioners. Lastly, they will ensure completeness and accuracy of submission of required data to appropriate organizations.
All inquiries concerning the application process should be made in writing and directed to:
David Gomez & Associates, Inc.