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Accreditation Specialist, Spokane, WA

MultiCare Health - Deaconess Hospital

Registered Nurse

Spokane, WA

January 11, 2018

Accreditation Specialist
MultiCare Health - Deaconess Hospital
Spokane, WA

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Position Summary:

The Accreditation Specialist ensures continuous regulatory compliance for assigned areas within licensed/accredited facilities. The Specialist consults and assists in the development, implementation and measurement of complex cross-functional performance assessment and improvement projects/initiatives for hospital licensure and accreditation. The Specialist assures accreditation participation requirements for their assigned licensed/accredited facilities for The Joint Commission and CMS. The incumbent conducts ongoing performance analysis to identify clinical outcome and other improvement opportunities, coaches/educates providers and management and supports teams/task forces to ensure successful outcomes of projects. The Specialist builds and maintains strong business relationships with leadership, agency personnel, providers, and employees system-wide to facilitate the overall accreditation and regulatory compliance strategies.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Three years’ clinical experience in an acute care setting.
  • Five years’ experience working in a quality services or accreditation support function in a healthcare setting.


  • Bachelor’s degree in health care field.
  • Master’s degree in health care field preferred.
  • Licensed Registered Nurse in the State of Washington.
  • Certification in related subject preferred.


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Based in Tacoma, WA (near Seattle), MultiCare Health System is a leading-edge, integrated, not-for-profit healthcare organization made up of five hospitals including Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital and Tacoma General Hospital. As one of America’s “10 Best Integrated Healthcare Systems,” MultiCare includes numerous primary care and urgent care clinics, multi-specialty centers, Hospice, Home Health and Behavioral Health services. Founded in 1882, MultiCare has grown to a 12,000+ person health system committed to serving community needs.

MultiCare is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.


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