Dominican Hospital (a member of Dignity Health) is a 222-bed facility that offers a wide range of services to residents of California’s Central Coast. With 24/7 emergency care, comprehensive care in cardiac, orthopedics, oncology, women’s and children’s services, we continue to lead the region in medical innovation and excellence in healthcare.
Dominican offers emergency services and is a Certified Stroke Center and Chest Pain Center. Dominican’s services include the only comprehensive Cancer Center in Santa Cruz County, a Total Joint Replacement program, and advanced neurological and endoscopic services. Dominican regularly receives ‘A’ grades for hospital safety from Leapfrog Group, and has received national recognition for superior patient safety, cardiac care, and stroke treatment from Healthgrades, a leading provider of comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.
As Santa Cruz County’s heart attack (STEMI) receiving center, Dominican Hospital provides cutting edge cardiac care. The hospital’s heart attack treatment times consistently beat the national average, and the hospital offers two cardiac catheterization labs available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Groundbreaking cardiac procedures at Dominican include the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) procedure, which allows for heart valve replacement without opening a patient’s chest.
Dominican Hospital has forged significant partnerships with area hospitals to bring exceptional care to Santa Cruz County. The hospital offers a level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) through a partnership with Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford. Neurosurgery at Dominican is also offered through a partnership with Stanford Health Care.
In The Community
Beyond care inside the hospital, Dominican is dedicated to the health and wellness of the Santa Cruz community.
Community programs include a Mobile Wellness Clinic, a tattoo removal program, and support groups for patients and new mothers. In addition, and in accordance with our mission, Dominican Hospital supports programs for the underserved in our community, including children and adults, students, seniors, and the homeless population. Dominican also has received several awards for environmental excellence.
Responsible for all Medical Staff Services operations, activities and communications; manages applications, credentialing, reappointments, Medical Staff meetings, Bylaws, Rules and Regulations, and CME programs. Maintains ongoing compliance with TJC, CMS, State and other regulatory standards. Supports Medical Staff officers.
Education and Experience:
Associate degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience. Bachelor's preferred
Three to five years management experience in medical staff
Previous managerial/supervisory experience preferred.
Special Training and Skills:
Thorough knowledge of operations of all services supervised.
Strong leadership and communication skills.
Working knowledge of organizational structure and experience in an acute care hospital
Must be proficient in keyboarding and able to take minutes at meetings.
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office, Outlook (email) and basics of Excel preferred.
Certified Professional Medical Service Management (CPMSM) or Certified Provider Credentialing Specialists (CPCS).
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