Galileo Search

Published: November 30, 2018


Accreditation / Patient Safety Coordinator | Atlanta, GA Metro Area

Competitive Compensation | Superb Benefits Program

Galileo Search is conducting an executive search for Accreditation / Patient Safety Coordinator for our award-winning Client in the Atlanta Metro area.

Are you ready to experience a lifestyle rich in old-fashioned Southern hospitality and hometown charm? Combine thriving businesses, abundant cultural and recreational opportunities, exceptional educational facilities, and close proximity to Atlanta…and you’ve got a formula for personal & professional success!


Atlanta, GA Metro Area



This position, in collaboration with the Director, Quality Resources, other executive leaders, directors and managers of the organization, directs and facilitates an organization-wide program to maintain continuous readiness for accreditation and regulatory surveys.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:

• As the organization's designated Patient Safety Officer, initiates, integrates, and oversees a comprehensive patient safety program throughout the hospital system
• The Accreditation/Patient Safety Coordinator serves as an expert resource on accreditation, regulatory compliance, and patient safety practices
• Develops recommendations and provides consultation to solve problems related to patient safety and organizational compliance


• Bachelor's Degree in Nursing, Public Health, Healthcare Administration, or other clinical field required; Master's degree preferred
• Minimum (3) years of experience in a clinical position in a TJC accredited hospital or other similar healthcare organization
• Minimum of three (3) years of experience in performance improvement, patient safety, process management, risk management, or accreditation/regulatory/certification coordination required
• Ability to develop recommendations and provide consultation to solve problems related to patient safety and organizational compliance required
• Excellent organizational, communication, problem resolution, and team facilitation skills required


Acute Care Hospital | TJC Accredited

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