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Providence RN Director of Quality/Medical Staff Services (PPMC & Hood River) in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling a Director of Quality/Medical Staff Services to Portland, OR. This role will be responsible for both Providence Portland Medical Center in Portland, OR and Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital in Hood River, OR.

Providence Health & Services in Oregon is the largest health care provider and is one of the largest private employers in the state. This large, not-for-profit organization is comprised of 8 hospital campuses (Providence Portland Medical Center, Providence St. Vincent Medical Center, Providence Hood River Memorial, Providence Milwaukie Hospital, Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center, Providence Newberg Medical Center, Providence Seaside Hospital, and Providence Medford Medical Center), more than 90 clinics and more than 600 employed physicians. We continue a tradition of caring that the Sisters of Providence began more than 150 years ago. The Oregon region has been recognized by such groups as the American Nurses Credentialing Center, American Heart Association, National Cancer Institute and Portland Business Journal.

This Director of Quality/Medical Staff Services will provide support to both Providence Portland Medical Center in NE Portland as well as Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital, located in Hood River, OR.

In this position, you will:

  • Provide administrative support and leadership to Oregon Region Quality Management and Medical Staff Services (ORQMMSS) Division for Providence Health & Services - Oregon.

  • Be responsible to serve as the liaison to external agencies such as the Joint Commission, Livant/QIO, Oregon Health Authority, and Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

  • Be accountable for planning, development and implementation of Quality Management, Medical Staff services and Risk Management and improvement programs.

  • Be responsible for multiple large hospital ministries or two small hospital ministries.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelors degree in Nursing

  • Current, unencumbered Oregon State Registered Nurse (RN) license

  • 10 years of experience clinical nursing, with 5 years in acute care setting

  • 5 years of experience in progressive leadership and management roles

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Masters Degree in Nursing, Public Health, Business, Business or Healthcare Administration, or enrolled in a masters level program

  • Certified Healthcare Quality Professional or Certified Joint Commission Professional

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Quality Nursing

Location: Oregon-Portland

Other Location(s): Oregon-Hood River

Req ID: 276794