Catholic Health Initiatives RN Quality Coordinator - Franciscan Medical Group Quality Full-time in TACOMA, Washington

RN Quality Coordinator - Franciscan Medical Group Quality Full-time

Description

CHI Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits. We are a family of hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in the country.

Our mission is to deliver high quality care that meets our patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part approach — physical, emotional, and spiritual — is essential to healing the whole person. Come join our team!

Job Summary:

Participates in implementing and evaluating a comprehensive quality program that ensures patients receive evidence- based quality care for assigned hospital. Works collaboratively with RN-Quality Program Manager, hospital staff, teams and committees to ensure quality indicator compliance and the best possible patient outcomes are achieved. Employs principles of performance improvement, as outlined in the hospital-wide performance improvement plan, and conducts rounding in clinical departments as needed, which includes monitoring for quality indicator compliance, and ensuring internal processes are followed. Develops and delivers training to appropriate staff members to ensure compliance with identified quality indicators and priorities.

Incumbents are also accountable for keeping abreast of current trends impacting value-based purchasing/core measure/ evidence-based practice concepts/methodologies/tools to ensure that best practices are utilized in performance improvement efforts.

Qualifications

Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in nursing or other healthcare-related discipline, plus five years of related clinical core measures/quality/performance improvement work experience in a large acute care hospital that demonstrates the attainment of the requisite job knowledge, skills and abilities.

Master’s degree in a discipline related to the requirements of the position is preferred.

License/Certification:

Current licensure as a Registered Nurse by the Washington State Board of Nursing.

Job Quality Management

Primary Location WASHINGTON-TACOMA-FRANCISCAN EDUCATION AND SUPPO

Daily Schedule 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required None

Req ID: 2017-R0126398