Organization: Ventura County Health Care Agency
Location: Ventura, CA
Date Job Posted: October 26, 2021
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OUR COUNTY & COMMUNITY:
Ventura County is located on California’s “Gold Coast,” approximately 35 miles northwest of Los Angeles and 20 miles southeast of Santa Barbara. Residents enjoy rolling hills and sweeping ocean views in a nearly perfect Mediterranean climate. The beauty and weather combined with a wonderful quality of life are among the many reasons our residents choose to call Ventura County “home.”
Ventura County is a “general law” county, governed by a five-member, elected-by-district Board of Supervisors. The Supervisors appoint a County Executive Officer (CEO) to oversee the County budget, day-to-day operations, and to advise, assist, and act as an agent for the Board of Supervisors in all matters under the Board’s jurisdiction. It focuses on providing excellent services to its residents by promoting engagement, strategy, execution and accountability to include diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives to ensure that all employees are treated with respect and without discrimination, and to improve culturally appropriate outcomes for community members.
ABOUT THE POSITION:
This position will be responsible for developing, recommending, and implementing compliance programs and initiatives in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. It is anticipated that the addition of this position will ensure the hospitals and clinics will continue to achieve compliance standards with entities including, but not limited to, the California Department of Public Health, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and the Joint Commission. This position will have dual reporting to the County Executive Officer and Health Care Agency Director, as well as to the Board of Supervisors. It will lead the Health Care Agency, and associated Boards and Committees, in maintaining a culture of compliance, privacy, safety, and high-quality care for the community we serve.
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:
The required knowledge, skills, and abilities can also be obtained by completion of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in public health administration, health services administration, business administration, or a related field AND five (5) years of healthcare compliance, which includes internal auditing and experience in the development and implementation of HIPAA and/or privacy compliance programs and have management
Master’s degree in health care administration or law degree.
Experience with compliance administration, program development, and project management, in a hospital or other health care environment.
Actively Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC) or other related certifications
WHAT WE OFFER:
Applications will be reviewed weekly beginning October 27, 2021 to determine whether the stated requirements are met. All relevant work experience needs to be included in order to determine eligibility. For further information about this recruitment, please contact Anna Ford at Anna.Ford@Ventura.org or by phone at (805) 677-5153.