Clinical Surveyor - Remote

Location US-OH-Milford
Requisition ID
Business Area
Supply Chain & Product Assurance
Posting Position Type
Permanent Employee

Local Unit & Position Description

DNV Healthcare group is seeking to fill the role of Clinical Surveyor.  This position can be remote from anywhere in the continental U.S. (except Colorado and Connecticut).  


The primary function of the Clinical Surveyor is to carry out surveys/audits in accordance with the guidelines, principles and written instructions established by DNV Healthcare USA Inc.


What You’ll Do

  • Survey/ audit activity will include patient care units and activities as well as the organization’s infection prevention and control program (organizations will include hospitals, cruise ships, or other maritime venues).
  • Ensure that the survey/ audit work is performed in accordance with the quality requirements of the activity, and the procedures governing the activity.
  • Plan and execute surveys, report the results of surveys and follow-up, as required, within agreed timescales and economic budgets.
  • Where applicable, supervise the work and provide guidance and/or training to other survey team members.
  • Inform DNV Heathcare management if the work cannot be performed within the agreed timeframe, or in accordance with agreed requirements and/or economic guidelines.
  • Ensure that the independent nature of the survey is not compromised at any time.
  • Other duties as assigned by appropriate management.

Position Qualifications

What is Required   

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from an accredited institution.  
  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse or physician  
  • Current Certification in Infection Prevention and Control (CIC) or ability to sit for CIC exam. 
  • Ability to complete the ISO 9001 QMS Lead Auditor Training, and the NIAHO® Surveyor Training Programs. 
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Effective communicator with excellent verbal and written communication skills, Ability to communicate well with a diverse audience and varying environments.
  • High ethical standards are required and expected.
  • Willingness and ability to travel independently (e.g., manage luggage, travel arrangements), to customer sites up to 100% of the time.
  • Willingness to adapt to flexible work hours.
  • Ability to carry out audit activity in a maritime environment.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.)
  • Responsible team player.
  • Ability to work well with all levels of staff and management.
  • Strong conflict management and problem-solving skills, excellent analytical skills, ability to maintain confidentiality with sensitive matters, policies, and information.
  • Ability to prioritize and organize workload, adapt to changes/demands, conduct research as needed, and accountable for work product to ensure deadlines are achieved.
  • A pre-employment background check and drug screen. 

What is Preferred

  • Five + years of experience within the hospital environment or related field such as risk or quality management.
  • Master’s degree in Nursing



**Immigration-related employment benefits, for example visa sponsorship, are not available for this position** 



DNV offers exceptional benefits including health, vision and dental insurances, FSA/HSA, 401K, life insurance, paid time off, sick time, short- and long-term disability, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), education assistance, ID theft protection, consumers’ discounts and rewards.



How We Do It


We Care, We Dare, We Share


Our mission is to safeguard life, property and the environment. By joining us, you will work towards our meaningful vision: to make a global impact for a safe and sustainable future. DNV offers a congenial working environment, competitive salaries, and an exceptional benefits package. We value diversity, equity and inclusion and want you to bring your whole self to work each day. Read more here:

Diversity at DNV

Meet our Employees

About DNV


DNV is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.  For more information about your rights under the law, see:



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Company & Business Area Description

DNV is the independent expert in assurance and risk management, operating in more than 100 countries. Through our broad experience and deep expertise we advance safety and sustainable performance, set industry benchmarks, and inspire and invent solutions.


We are one of the world’s leading certification, assurance and risk management providers. Whether certifying a company’s management system or products, providing training, or assessing supply chains, and digital assets, we enable customers and stakeholders to make critical decisions with confidence. We are committed to support our customers to transition and realize their long-term strategic goals sustainably, and collectively contributing to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

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