Senior Director, Environment of Care (EOC) & Safety
June 19, 2018
Senior Director, Environment of Care and Safety
Be at your best with an organization that equips you to do so. Whose people unite in making lives better. At Carilion Clinic, we help communities stay healthy and our region grow stronger through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. As part of our team you can expect professional stability, strong technological resources, and the advancement potential of a regional leader.
The Senior Director, Environment of Care and Safety is responsible for the environment of care, safety management and risk management for Carilion Clinic facilities, including hospitals, clinics, medical offices and community hospitals, and supports the coordination, development, implementation and monitoring of environment of care (EOC), safety management and risk management operations based on identified needs, guidelines, regulatory standards, policies and established goals. This includes the promulgation, implementation and evaluation of all programs, policies and procedures necessary to comply with applicable Federal, State, and Joint Commission requirements and best practices. The Senior Director, Environment of Care and Safety proactively develops, implements, coordinates and monitors safety related education, processes, and serves as the Carilion Clinic Safety Officer and subject matter expert.
This position requires regular communications with multiple work teams and work groups including the Environment of Care Team, Safety Tea m, and administrative personnel as well as physicians, attorneys, vendors, regulators, community citizens and other customers. The Senior Director, Environment of Care and Safety will provide problem-solving, consultative, advisory and interpretive services to others, and the reach of this work extends beyond the immediate department. The incumbent will benefit from strong analytical skills to aid in the collection of information from diverse sources, application of professional principles in performing various analyses, and summarization of the information and data in order to solve problems or design the necessary complex systems and programs required while being mindful that these systems and programs cross department and divisional lines.
Based in Roanoke, VA, we are an award-winning, community-based network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions. Explore how joining a regional leader can enhance your ability to learn, grow, and succeed.
Master’s degree in Occupational Safety, Environmental Health, Industrial Hygiene, or a closely related field is required.
Five or more years of leadership experience in an enterprise healthcare setting providing services related to the environment of care as identified by The Joint Commission required. Additional experience in fire, security, or safety management is desirable. Advanced working knowledge of federal and state regulations pertaining to occupational safety, health and hazardous waste management.
Hazmat/HAZWOPER, NEHA, HEM, CHSP or other national level credentials preferred
Other Minimum Qualifications:
Must possess a driving record within the scope of Carilion’s Driver Regulations. Must possess strong interpersonal, communication, problem solving, and decision making skills, and proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
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:22356 Employment Status: Full time Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital Shift: Day Shift Details: Prim. Days with 24 hour accountability Recruiter: ROBERT J WAY Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4070 Recruiter Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
ABOUT CARILION: As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve.
Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns.
Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large 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.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.
Internal Number: 22356-en_US
About Carilion Clinic
Carilion Clinic is a not-for-profit healthcare organization based in Roanoke, Va. Through our comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services, we work together to provide quality care close to home for nearly 1 million Virginians. With an enduring commitment to the health of our region, we also seek to advance care through medical education and research, help our community stay healthy, and inspire our region to grow stronger.