Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact every day?
Imagine all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? Absolutely.
This is satisfying and challenging work that makes a real difference in people's lives. We are where you can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. We are where you can connect people to making a lifesaving impact. We are where you can partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare. The American Heart Association is where you can make an extraordinary impact.
One of the many ways the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association promote healthier lives is by supporting healthcare professionals' quest for continuous quality improvement. Our suite of quality programs puts up-to-date treatment guidelines, tools and resources to work in hospitals and outpatient practices across the nation.
Get With The Guidelines® is a program that helps ensure consistent application of the most recent scientific guidelines for heart disease and stroke treatment. Simply put, Get With The Guidelines seeks to ensure that the right patient is getting the right treatment at the right time. Learn more at www.heart.org/getwiththeguidelines.
The Regional Director, Quality and Systems Improvement functions as consultant, account manager and business developer to healthcare organizations on Get With The Guidelines®. Responsibilities include:
The position is based in our Riverside, California office with regional responsibilities for Southern California and involves extensive local travel and occasional overnight travel.
This position is ideal for candidates who have the clinical expertise and experience to fully understand the benefits of Get With The Guidelines and the talent to translate that to practical application within the acute care and outpatient clinical settings.
Can you get others excited about taking on projects that we know will impact quality care?
Do you have the natural ability to manage multiple projects while keeping all stakeholders well informed?
Do you have the tenacity and initiative to drive results in collaboration with partners internally and across the healthcare community?
Do you thrive on selling ideas and programs to key strategic alliances, professional volunteers, and funding partners and influence them to action?
If yes, let's meet!
Technical qualifications include:
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At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.
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This position is eligible for the Western States Affiliate Employee Referral Program. Details are available to current American Heart Association employees in the Employee Manual and from HR.