Vice President - Quality

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary
In conjunction with the Chief Quality Officer and Medical Director for Risk Management, the Vice President - Quality will lead operations for area(s) of responsibility, including oversight of effective clinical services delivery, strategic planning and execution, and resource management. Participates as an active member of the clinic executive team; collaborates with peers to ensure optimal service delivery across the organization. Provides the leadership for the achievement of clinical, operational, and financial goals aligned with Carilion Clinic’s strategy and short- and long-term plans. Ensures the best interest of the patients, communities, and physicians/employees are served. Ensures compliance with all applicable laws, regulations and standards. Ensures all actions taken and methods used are consistent with and promote Carilion Clinic’s mission, vision, values and culture.
Step up and lead with a regional leader. Advance your career with an award-winning organization that excels in helping our communities stay healthy and our region grow stronger. Make the most of your management talents at Carilion Clinic, an award-winning healthcare network that includes seven hospitals, multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions.
Based in Roanoke Virginia, we offer compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach programs. Join and guide a team of caring individuals who embrace and reflect our values‐commUNITY, courage, commitment, compassion, and curiosity‐in all that we do. And realize the advantages of professional stability, strong technological resources, and true advancement potential.

Our community-based care organization encompasses seven hospitals, over 220 primary and specialty physician practices and other complementary services. Throughout our organization, employees provide collaborative, compassionate care to nearly one million Virginians. Together, we're inspiring our communities—and each other—to live better lives.

Recently named one of the Top 100 Best Places to Live, Roanoke is a beautiful city surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains conveniently located within a short drive to larger metropolitan areas. We enjoy a low cost of living that includes world class outdoor recreation, amazing restaurants and incredible arts, music and culture.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Master’s degree in health care, nursing, business or related field required. Certification in Quality (CPHQ) desirable

Experience: Ten (10) years demonstrating progressively responsible leadership experience roles in health care, physician practice management large hospital or health system or operations management required.

Licensure, certification, and/or registration:  Licensed as appropriate to the position in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Other Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Proactive strategic planner with highly focused project management skills, analytical ability, good judgment and strong operational focus.
  • Must be a well-organized and self-directed individual.
  • Must relate to people at all organizational levels and possess excellent communication skills.
  • Serves as a mentor; excellent facilitation and conflict resolution skills.
  • Has demonstrated a successful track record of developing strong relationships across a variety of stakeholders in pursuit of excellence.
  • Is committed to a high-quality and patient and physician/employee centric organization driven by meeting the needs of the communities served.
  • Advanced skills solving complex problems and applies a steady hand during a variety of challenging scenarios. 
  • Experience in leadership of teams or projects beyond a departmental level required.
  • Proficient computer skills required.
Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.



Requisition Number: 53673 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Monday - Friday 8am-5pm. Additional hours as needed.
Recruiter: DAVID L NIVEN 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4057 
Recruiter Email: dlniven@carilionclinic.org

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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