As one of the area’s largest employers Norton Healthcare is a leader in serving adult and pediatric patients, providing care at more than 250 locations throughout Kentucky and Southern Indiana. Our not-for-profit system includes five Louisville hospitals with 1,837 licensed beds, seven outpatient centers, 14 Norton Immediate Care Centers, more than 14,000 employees, over 900 employed medical providers and approximately 2,000 total physicians on its medical staff. Our hospitals provide inpatient and outpatient general care as well as specialty care, including heart, neuroscience, cancer, orthopedic, women’s and pediatric services. In 2018 Norton Healthcare was named by Healthiest Employers as the fourth healthiest place to work in the country. More information about Norton Healthcare is available at NortonHealthcare.com.
The Clinical Effectiveness Director is responsible for providing vision, leadership and direction for multi-disciplinary workgroups, using proven performance improvement methodologies, to ensure that clinical and/or operational effectiveness, quality outcomes, patient safety and patient/family satisfaction are improved. This position serves as a facilitator between project teams, hospital leaders, physicians, and system leaders to promote standardization of structures, processes, materials, education and support throughout the organization. Important role in identifying, developing and mentoring leaders and other individuals in the system in the creation and nurturing of a performance improvement approach to daily work. This position is a key leader in Norton Healthcare’s Improvement Network and will continually seek to add value to the care provided to our patients through excellent outcomes, safety, and service at the lowest possible cost. As a key member of the Improvement Network, this role will collaborate and work closely with other key leadership in Service Excellence, Care Management, and Clinical Effectiveness and Quality.
Three years process improvement or quality management
Three years leading process improvement or quality management teams
Project Management Professional
Six Sigma Certified Black Belt
Six Sigma Certified Green Belt
Screening Requirements: Drug Screen, Background Check, License and Employment reference verification.
Norton Healthcare offers a competitive benefit package including:
For more than a century, Norton Healthcare has been guided by its mission to provide quality health care to all those it serves, in a manner that responds to the needs of the community and honors its faith heritage. Today, Norton Healthcare is a leader in serving adult and pediatric patients from throughout Louisville, Southern Indiana, the commonwealth of Kentucky and beyond. The hospital and health care system is Louisville’s fourth largest employer, providing care at more than 250 locations in Kentucky and Southern Indiana. The not for- profit system includes five Louisville hospitals with 1,837 licensed beds; seven outpatient centers; 15 Norton Immediate Care Centers; more than 1,500 employed medical providers; and approximately 2,000 total physicians on its medical staff. Hospitals provide inpatient and outpatient general care as well as specialty care including heart, neuroscience, cancer, orthopedic, women’s and pediatric services.
• Not-for-profit health care system
• Leap Frog A – four consecutive quarters
• Approximately 850 clinical research studies
• Top tier among Healthiest Employers of Greater Louisville (2013 to 2019)
• All hospitals and Norton Cancer Institute earned LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader designation (2018 and 2019)