Accreditation Consultant RN:
Carilion Clinic

Carilion Clinic
Roanoke Virginia

Job Summary

Welcome to the next phase of your rewarding nursing career. Welcome to Carilion Clinic, an organization of comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices and other complementary services. Our affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions provide additional opportunities for research and education. Joining us, you can expect supportive leadership, inter-professional teamwork, state-of-the-art technology, extensive training and innovative learning, and advancement potential.

This position provides specialized expertise in the area of accreditation and regulatory compliance organization-wide and functions as an advisor for all related stakeholders across Carilion Clinic, to include executives, managers, and physicians.  Works independently in a variety of office and clinic settings.  Schedule may vary based on project and survey deadlines requirements.  Job requires continual updating of knowledge of accreditation and regulatory standards.

Based in western Virginia, we inspire better health through compassionate care, medical education and research and neighborhood outreach. Note the worthy advantages of supportive leadership, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teams, innovative learning, and advancement potential.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Required:  Bachelor's degree. Preferred:  Master’s degree (MBA, MA, MS, MPH, etc.).

Experience: Required:  Five (5) years of healthcare experience required.  Previous training and/or exposure to Joint Commission, CMS, or similar accreditation/regulatory standards.  Previous training and/or experience in basic performance improvement techniques and project management. Strongly desired:  Leadership experience.  Facilitation training and/or experience.  Training and/or experience in organizational development and change management.

Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Required for hiring:  RN. Required within 24 months of starting:  Certification as Certified Joint Commission Professional (CJCP), Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ), or comparable certification approved by the department director.

Other Minimum Qualifications: Excellent written and verbal communication skills.  Ability to resolve problems, facilitate interdisciplinary teams, and creatively overcome barriers to success.  Experience with word processing, spreadsheet computer software, presentations, and basic data analysis/interpretation.  Excellent organizational skills.  Excellent interpersonal skills necessary to interact with a variety of individuals.  Demonstrated skills in training and consultation techniques.  Must have the ability to be flexible, prioritize, organize and complete assignments in a timely manner.  Must have the ability to work outside normal working hours on a periodic basis, such as during a Joint Commission survey.  Must be willing to travel regularly across Carilion Clinic.  Must be able to work with a minimal amount of supervision.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.



Requisition Number: 18307 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Monday - Friday; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Recruiter: EMILY L HICKS 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4150 
Recruiter Email: 


As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve. 

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns. 

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Posting Notes:

Basic Qualifications