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Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
This position can be located anywhere in the United States   Currently seeking candidates with the preferred skillsets: Construction project experience, strong CAD or Bluebeam skills, life safety drawing experience, biomedical engineering.   Provides on-site consultation, education, and technical assistance to domestic  health care facilities and health care systems to assist in improving patient care, quality, and safety. Collaborates with Joint Commission Resources Central Office staff (based in Oak Brook, IL) and colleagues to generate leads, develop proposals, and pursue to close the sale of consultations and other Joint Commission Resources and/or Joint Commission International services. Maintains active/current knowledge of Joint Commission Standards/Joint Commission International Standards and survey process, health care and discipline-specific trends and content, as well as established solutions for the improvement of patient care. Serves as Joint Commission Resources subject matter expert for specific methodologies and product lines. Creatively approaches client organizations with solutions to improve the delivery of patient care and operations.    Comprehensive knowledge of Joint Commission Standards/Joint Commission International Standards and survey process required. Ten or more years of experience in health care, with seven to ten years of progressively more responsible experience in senior health care management or quality/performance improvement. Maintains current and relevant knowledge of health care issues and strategies. Prior experience in a health care consulting role is highly desirable. Preferred candidates have performance improvement experience. Strong standards knowledge in applicable Joint Commission programs is essential. Excellent communication skills as exhibited through professional involvement in leadership roles, teaching, consulting, or relevant publications. Written and verbal communication skills necessary to effectively present information and ideas in proposals, reports, and presentations. 100% travel required.  PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES   - Provides exceptional on- and off-site consultation and education to domestic/international health care organizations or other clients, emphasizing practical approaches in the application of The Joint Commission and/or Joint Commission International standards as well as technical assistance in general health care quality and patient safety improvement.   - Consistently prepares well-articulated and focused written consultation reports aimed toward senior health care executives. Obtains feedback from Joint Commission Resources and/or Joint Commission International clients regarding the quality of services and deliverables and actively makes improvements therein.   - Identifies the unique needs of client organizations and tailors consulting services/engagements (type, scope, etc.) accordingly. Responsible for new and current business development (to a defined expectation) inclusive of client relationship management, lead generation, assistance in proposal development, and sale of Joint Commission Resources and/or Joint Commission International products and services. Maintains and grows client relationships through ongoing communications and a systematic process for client follow-up.    - If requested to perform as Team Leader, leads a team of consultants to deliver a client engagement that is comprehensive, achieves client expectations, and is successful at executing all contracted deliverables in a timely and quality manner. In this capacity, articulates all interventions with the Managing Consultant and appropriate Client Services Manager at The Joint Commission and/or Joint Commission International Central Office and completes all necessary follow up activities for client.    - Promotes Joint Commission Resources and/or Joint Commission International products and services through public speaking engagements and representation at high profile national and/or international conferences/meetings/conventions and/or at Joint Commission Resources and/or Joint Commission International sponsored seminars and conferences as requested. As applicable, may serve as the key contact for a state hospital association related to contract deliverables and/or coordinate educational workshops. Writes and/or reviews papers/chapters/case studies/articles for publication or for Joint Commission Resource and/or Joint Commission International journals or newsletters, as requested.   - Actively participates in professional development activities, such as training, webinars, audio conferences, and other relevant education programs to stay abreast of current The Joint Commission and/or Joint Commission International policies, products, services, standards, and survey processes, as well as consultative skills as appropriate. Proactively executes on a continuous development plan through the pursuit of performance discussions, feedback, and learning opportunities for growth.    - Participates on committees, task forces, and/or teams in the design, testing, evaluation, and redesign of Joint Commission Resources and/or Joint Commission International consulting and education products and services, business processes, and various initiatives as assigned. Actively shares innovations, creative strategies and experiences with colleagues.  Develops educational materials for use in revenue generating opportunities when requested.   - Identifies the unique needs of client organizations and tailors consulting services/engagements (type, scope, etc.) accordingly. Responsible for new and current business development (to a defined expectation) inclusive of client relationship management, lead generation, assistance in proposal development, and sale of Joint Commission Resources and/or Joint Commission International products and services. Maintains and grows client relationships through ongoing communications and a systematic process for client follow-up.    - Demonstrates a high level of professionalism and integrity in all aspects of one’s work, inclusive of the timely and accurate submission of engagement deliverables, time tracking, expense reimbursement, sales justification, and other necessary operational details required for the consulting position. Models a spirit of quality and collaboration across Joint Commission Resources and/or Joint Commission International services and with all colleagues.  Participates in the training and mentoring of consultants when requested.      
Job ID
2024-6337
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
Seeking full time candidates in the greater Illinois area.  This is a hybrid position and will require working in our corporate office two days per week located in Oakbrook Terrace, IL.   The Assistant General Counsel II is responsible for contract review and negotiations with interaction to business clients at all levels of management and general legal support in the Enterprise Legal Department for The Joint Commission and its affiliates.
Job ID
2024-6330
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
GENERAL SUMMARY Analyzes and recommends appropriate treatment of accounts receivable (cash and billing) transactions. Uses strong computer skills and a sound knowledge of accounts receivable good practices and workflow, to audit and analyze complex transactions.  Serves as the Primary Accounts Receivable staff point of contact for General Ledger accountants; works to resolve issues impacting subsidiary ledgers.  Provides transaction process expertise to the Sr. Accounting Assistant.   Seeking local candidautes for this hybrid position REQUIRING two days a week working in the Oakbrook Terrace location.
Job ID
2024-6327
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
The Engineer provides information on the intent, applicability, and survey of standards in response to inquiries from internal and external customers within specified turnaround times to provide excellent customer service. Provides support in the accreditation review process, as well as participates as a consultant in the development and revision of standards and survey process. Serves as faculty for surveyor and other education programs, and represents the Joint Commission as liaison to various professional organizations. The Engineer serves as a mentor/coach/leader to the Life Safety Code Specialists, and provides additional support to accredited organizations and consultants.     We are seeking a local candidate who will be able to work a hybrid role, requiring a minimum of two days per week in The Joint Commission central office, located in Oakbrook Terrace.
Job ID
2024-6326
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
Nationwide Search– Selected candidate can be located anywhere in the United States.   Note: Successful applicants for domestic positions that require travel to a customer site must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment.   Are you a physician practicing Oncology in the acute care setting? - The Hospital Physician Surveyor surveys health care organizations throughout the United States. - Applies systems analysis skills and inductive reasoning skills to determine health care organizations' degree of compliance with applicable standards and functionality of care delivery systems. - Engages health care organization staff in interactive dialogues on standards based issues in health care in order to assess compliance and to identify opportunities for improving compliance. - Prepares management reports that clearly link individual standards deficiencies with potential systems vulnerabilities and related organization risk points. - Effectively communicates this information to health care organization leadership in a constructive and collegial style. - Participates in other Joint Commission activities as assigned by supervisor.
Job ID
2024-6325
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
The Director of Internal Communication plays a key role advancing internal understanding and adoption of The Joint Commission’s mission, vision and values to drive impact for the organization.  Working with the EVP of Brand/Communications, the Director will play a principal role shaping the culture of The Joint Commission, including safety, inclusion, innovation and change management considerations. Leveraging a variety of content and distribution platforms, they will architect an internal communications strategy for the global workforce and supervise the execution of the plan. This team leader will regularly work with internal and external collaborators, including creative services, human resources, DEI communities, digital teams and outside agencies to execute programs, initiatives, and campaigns with responsibility for coordinating, sequencing, and aligning all-employee (or all-manager) messaging with an eye for timeliness and crisis readiness.    
Job ID
2024-6321
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
The Director, Talent Acquisition has overall responsibility for talent attraction and acquisition for the organization. Oversee and manage a a team responsible for search, pipeline building, interviewing, testing, selection, reference checking, and onboarding employment activities. Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements for recruiting and screening candidates.   Establishes, implements, and manages policies, plans and procedures that support the achievement of business goals. Responsible for bringing proven best practices around recruitment, recruiting operations, reporting, analytics, and sourcing. Serve as talent business partner to the business and an advisor to subordinates to meet schedules and resolve problems. Work on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth knowledge of the organization.   #LI-REMOTE  INDHP
Job ID
2024-6314
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
Nationwide Search - Incumbent can be located anywhere in the United States The Ambulatory Care Surveyor- MD Radiologist surveys ambulatory organizations throughout the United States within the full scope of the Joint Commission’s Ambulatory Programs. Additionally, this position brings particular expertise to customers providing imaging services in general and those seeking Advanced Diagnostic Imaging Certification in particular. Applies systems analysis skills and inductive reasoning skills to determine ambulatory and imaging centers' degree of compliance with applicable standards and functionality of care delivery systems. Engages health care organization staff in interactive dialogues on standards based issues in health care in order to assess compliance and to identify opportunities for improving compliance. Prepares management reports that clearly link individual standards deficiencies with potential systems vulnerabilities and related organization risk points. Effectively communicates this information to health care organization leadership in a constructive and collegial style that leads to a meaningful and inspirational customer experience. Participates in other Joint Commission activities as assigned by supervisor.
Job ID
2024-6310
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
Nationwide Search – Physician Surveyor can be located anywhere in the United States.   Candidates interested in part time positions must be available to work two weeks per month (.48 FTE) or three weeks per month (.70 FTE), or 4 weeks per month (1.0 FTE) All positions require 100% nationwide travel.    Benefits: Full-time and Part-time status will be eligible for full benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, PTO and Retirement       The Surveyor Hospital MD surveys health care organizations throughout the United States. Applies systems analysis skills and inductive reasoning skills to determine health care organizations' degree of compliance with applicable standards and functionality of care delivery systems. Engages health care organization staff in interactive dialogues on standards based issues in health care in order to assess compliance and to identify opportunities for improving compliance. Prepares management reports that clearly link individual standards deficiencies with potential systems vulnerabilities and related organization risk points. Effectively communicates this information to health care organization leadership in a constructive and collegial style. Participates in other Joint Commission activities as assigned by supervisor.
Job ID
2024-6309
Job Locations SA
Currently seeking  part time  International MD Surveyor at .5 fte and .32 fte.   Currently seeking candidates who can commit to the following fte status:   .50 FTE - committment to travel and complete surveys 2 weeks per month. Candidates interested in .5 fte must be located in the United States, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, or UAE.   .32 FTE - committment to travel and complete surveys 1 week per month.  Candidates must be located in the US only for this status.     Expected orientation start date is June 24, 2024.     Surveys international health care organizations as assigned. Applies systems analysis skills and inductive reasoning skills to determine a health care organizations’ degree of compliance with applicable standards and functionality of care delivery systems.  Engages health care organization staff in interactive dialogues on standards based issues in health care in order to assess compliance and to identify opportunities for improving compliance; Prepares exit reports that clearly link individual measurable deficiencies with potential systems vulnerabilities and related organization risk points.  Effectively communicates this information to health care organization leadership in a constructive and collegial style.  Participates in other Joint Commission International activities as assigned.     Principal Duties and Responsibilities:    - Conducts a thorough evaluation of international programs that meet accreditation/ certification eligibility criteria. Reviews and evaluates pre-survey information and conducts all pre-survey activities.  Using organization-specific information, selects patient records based upon an evaluation of the client application.  Using patient experiences as guides and discussion tools: - Conducts analysis of care delivery systems. - Evaluates patient care environments to assess health care organizations’ operations and standards compliance. - Interviews staff and patients to determine health care organizations’ level of compliance with standards.  - In response to patient-centered evaluation activities, analyzes documents, such as policies, procedures, meeting minutes, clinical standards, protocols, patient records, employee records, committee reports, etc. to assess the level of compliance with Joint Commission International standards, implementation of policies, evidence of performance improvement, and quality and safety of care.  - Using established survey process: - Participates in and/or conducts all required on-site activities. - Documents all observations in a complete and accurate manner utilizing survey technology. - Participates in on-site/off-site findings integration discussions. - Provides adequate documentation to guide health care organization improvement activities. - Provides comprehensive rationale for each documented finding. - Links each observation to potential system-level vulnerabilities found in the measurable elements and opportunities for organizational improvements in patient care and safety. - Reports survey findings in a complete, accurate, and timely manner. - Follows JCI Scoring Guidelines to determine a measurable element’s score based on evaluation of the evidence. - Interprets and explains the intent of standards to the organization’s personnel in a constructive, sensitive, and professional manner. Seeks assistance from Central Office when appropriate.  - Through interactive evaluation sessions consults with organization leaders on high profile issues in health care. Offers relevant consultation where improvement is needed.   - Communicates organization-specific information to the central office as needed.  - Maintains current knowledge of Joint Commission International standards, policies and procedures. Maintains current knowledge in professional field of expertise.  Demonstrates increasing knowledge of local and regional laws, cultural beliefs and practices pertinent to the survey. -  Complies with requirements for utilization of all JCIA applications for documenting findings, submitting availability, and competing expense reports, team evaluation tool etc.  - Participates in evaluating survey team after each survey by completing the Team Evaluation Tool, includes preceptees in training, as requested. - Follows clients' safety policies when on site, including following requested safety measures (e.g., wearing appropriate protective clothing or equipment) provided that such policies are not in conflict with Joint Commission International Accreditation policies. - Participates in staff development activities.  - May perform other duties as assigned, including, but not limited to:  - Participate in special projects. - Assist in developing, writing and testing standards, scoring guidelines and the survey process, and provide recommendations for improvement. - Assists the Central Office in responding to standards interpretation questions from the field. - Assists the Central Office in analysis of organization intra-cycle monitoring reports, evidence of standards compliance reports and; complaints. - Serves on JCI Accreditation committees, such as the Surveyor Liaison Group (SLG) Committee. - Serves as team leader when assigned to a team. - Serves as faculty for surveyor education and/or field education programs. - Receives training and conduct surveys across programs and settings. - Serves as preceptor for surveyors in training. LI - REMOTE
Job ID
2024-6306
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
The Executive Assistant for the VP & US Commercial Officer provides multi-faceted administrative support and assistance to ensure effective use of the officer's time and productive interactions with staff and the public. As part of a high-energy team, provides primary administrative support to the leader (officer) of the division, as well as general support for the team's activities including marketing, sales, and client relations. Manages the officer's schedule, meeting preparations, follow-up tasks, and complex travel arrangements. Conducts research and information gathering on behalf of the officer and prepares summaries and reports. Develops positive and strategic relationships at all levels of the organization. Uses discretion, judgement, and knowledge of the organization to facilitate the officer's activities and maintain confidentiality. May be responsible for directing and deploying support staff or other resources.
Job ID
2024-6305
Job Locations US-DC
The Health Care Federal Relations and Public Policy intern works primarily with the Joint Commission Government Relations office in Washington, DC. The intern will assist the DC office staff with specific projects related to national health care policies, health care legislation, and Joint Commission’s advocacy agenda. Interns will be expected to attend office and in-person events in the Washington, D.C. area.   The Health Care Federal Relations and Public Policy internship offers students the opportunity to build and strengthen skills particularly in research, analysis, and writing. In addition, the internship provides an opportunity for the student to gain an understanding of how health care organizations and other stakeholders advocate for health care policies, build relationships with executive branch officials, and interact with legislators.      The internship is an 8–10-week program beginning June 3, 2024.  This is an unpaid internship - we are looking to identify individuals who can use this experience as credit towards their graduate program.   TJCNW #LI-HYBRID  
Job ID
2024-6300
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
  Seeking candidates for part time .75 fte status (travel committment 3 weeks per month) and .5 fte status (travel committment 2 weeks per month).    Seeking Candidates preferrably located in the United States, Singapore, UAE, and Saudi Arabia.    We are currently hiring for our next orientation class to take place on June 24, 2024 which will be held in in our corporate office in Oakbrook Illinois.      Surveys international health care organizations as assigned. Applies systems analysis skills and inductive reasoning skills to determine a health care organization’s degree of compliance with applicable standards and functionality of care delivery systems. Engages health care organization staff in interactive dialogues on standards-based issues in health care in order to assess compliance and to identify opportunities for improving compliance. Prepares exit reports that clearly link individual measurable deficiencies with potential systems vulnerabilities and related organization risk points. Effectively communicates this information to health care organization leadership in a constructive and collegial style. Participates in other Joint Commission International activities as assigned. 
Job ID
2024-6298
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
GENERAL SUMMARY: The Life Safety Code Surveyor, with minimal immediate direction or supervision, reviews assigned functions in Life Safety, Environment of Care, and Emergency Management throughout the United States.   Life Safety Code Surveyors apply sophisticated analysis skills and inductive reasoning skills to assess health care organizations' compliance and to identify opportunities for improving compliance with applicable Joint Commission standards, policies, and protocols.
Job ID
2024-6291
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
Nationwide Search - Incumbent can be located anywhere in the United States   Seeking Surgeon or anesthesiologist with experience working in an Ambulatory Surgical Center or Office-Based Surgery setting.     The Ambulatory Care Surveyor- MD surveys ambulatory organizations throughout the United States within the full scope of the Joint Commission’s Ambulatory Programs. Applies systems analysis skills and inductive reasoning skills to determine ambulatory and imaging centers' degree of compliance with applicable standards and functionality of care delivery systems. Engages health care organization staff in interactive dialogues on standards based issues in health care in order to assess compliance and to identify opportunities for improving compliance. Prepares management reports that clearly link individual standards deficiencies with potential systems vulnerabilities and related organization risk points. Effectively communicates this information to health care organization leadership in a constructive and collegial style that leads to a meaningful and inspirational customer experience. Participates in other Joint Commission activities as assigned by supervisor.
Job ID
2024-6289
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
Nationwide Search - Incumbent can be located anywhere in the United States   Seeking Physicians with experience working in a Federally Qualified Health Center setting.     The Ambulatory Care/FQHC Surveyor - MD surveys ambulatory organizations throughout the United States within the full scope of the Joint Commission’s Ambulatory Programs. Applies systems analysis skills and inductive reasoning skills to determine Federally Qualifed Health Center's degree of compliance with applicable standards and functionality of care delivery systems. Engages health care organization staff in interactive dialogues on standards based issues in health care in order to assess compliance and to identify opportunities for improving compliance. Prepares management reports that clearly link individual standards deficiencies with potential systems vulnerabilities and related organization risk points. Effectively communicates this information to health care organization leadership in a constructive and collegial style that leads to a meaningful and inspirational customer experience. Participates in other Joint Commission activities as assigned by supervisor.
Job ID
2024-6288
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
  Nationwide Search– Selected candidate can be located anywhere in the United States.     Under general supervision of the Field Director, reviews assigned functions in Pathology and Clinical Laboratory Program throughout the United States and in some foreign countries. Provides general evaluation services, education, and consultation consistent with applicable Joint Commission standards, policies, and protocols. Determines the degree of compliance with applicable standards. - Conducts a thorough and credible evaluation of assigned services that meet laboratory accreditation criteria. Plans, reviews and apportions review time so that all review requirements are addressed thoroughly. Reviews and evaluates pre-survey information; researches, collects, organizes, and interprets information from multiple sources. Interviews physicians and staff to determine level of compliance with standards. Analyzes documents, such as performance data, and use of clinical practice guidelines, to assess the level of compliance with Joint Commission standards, evidence of performance improvement, and quality of care. - Using established review protocols: - Analyzes written self-descriptive program information. - Participates in and/or conducts all required conferences and interviews; analyzes all data submitted by the organization. - Documents all recommendations, providing adequate indication of non-compliance. - Submits review findings in a complete and accurate manner to the Clinical Laboratory Scientist Surveyor. - Interprets and explains the intent of the standards to the organization’s personnel. Consults with the organization during review concerning non-compliance, opportunities for improvement, and remedial action required. Recommends publications and other resources that clarify standards and/or demonstrates compliance with standards.    
Job ID
2024-6287
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
Nationwide Search– Selected candidate can be located anywhere in the United States.   The Hospital MD – Psychiatrist Field Representative surveys health care organizations throughout the United States. Applies systems analysis skills and inductive reasoning skills to determine health care organizations' degree of compliance with applicable standards and functionality of care delivery systems. Engages health care organization staff in interactive dialogues on standards-based issues in health care to assess compliance and to identify opportunities for improving compliance. Prepares management reports that clearly link individual standards deficiencies with potential systems vulnerabilities and related organization risk points. Effectively communicates this information to health care organization leadership in a constructive and collegial style. Participates in other Joint Commission activities as assigned by supervisor.  
Job ID
2024-6286
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
Primary customer liaison between prospective and accredited/certified organizations at The Joint Commission.  Manage assigned customer accounts throughout the duration of the Accreditation/Certification cycle and all ancillary related activities.   Manage and assess the customers’ preparedness for surveys, coordinate survey planning, executing post survey analysis, and follow-up communications.  Provide coaching and education to the customers related to the Accreditation/Certification process, workflows, enhancements/changes to the survey process and regulatory changes. Work under the guidance of the Lead Account Executive on an ongoing basis to ensure accuracy of work, excellent communication, and management of assigned customers.
Job ID
2023-6282
Job Locations US-IL-Oakbrook Terrace
Reviewers fulfill assigned functions in disease-specific care ("DSC") program specific to cardiac care throughout the United States. Provides general evaluation services, education, and consultation consistent with applicable Joint Commission standards, policies, and protocols. Determines the degree of compliance with applicable standards.
Job ID
2023-6268