Carilion Clinic HUMAN FACTOR IMPLEMENTATION DIR in Roanoke, Virginia24027


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Roanoke, Va




8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., M-F

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Supports Carilion's hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. The Director of Human Factors implementation will provide operational leadership to a comprehensive program dedicated to improving patient safety. Works cooperatively with Senior administrative and clinical leadership to identify improvement opportunities in the most complex, multi system environments using state of the art analytical tools and current best practices. Establishes expectations for improvement initiatives, and determines resources (staff, data, management) needed to accomplish goals. Facilitates and implements complex improvement/ change plans.

Recognized expert in their research focus (through publications and presentations), as well as a recognized expert in application.

Minimum Qualifications Required

Education: PhD (or equivalent) in human factors engineering (or a closely related field such as Industrial & Systems Engineering, Cognitive Psychology, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, or Safety Engineering)

Experience: Minimum of 5 years' experience in human factors development work preferably in healthcare and 2 years leadership experience.

Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Certification in Six Sigma Black Belt, Change Management, Project Management (PMP), Lean.

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Inspiring Better Health at Carilion Clinic

Every day at Carilion Clinic, our employees come together to inspire better health in our patients, their families and our communities. Explore how you can be a part of this diverse, innovative and interdisciplinary patient-centered team, and find out how you can make a difference in the lives of others.

As an employee, you can take advantage of our competitive pay, various scheduling options, continuing education opportunities and excellent benefits.

Based in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic includes multi-specialty physician practices, seven not-for-profit hospitals and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute in partnership with Virginia Tech.

Service Excellence and Quality are hallmarks of Carilion Clinic. As a team member, you will be expected to consistently deliver the best in care and customer service. As an employee, you will demonstrate respect, dignity, kindness and empathy in each encounter with our patients, families, visitors and with each other.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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

Carilion is a Drug-Free Workplace.


Contact Information:

Contact Name:

Melissa Ferguson





1212 Third Street, SW Roanoke, VA 24016