Catholic Health Initiatives Quality Program Manager - Clinical Effectiveness in TACOMA, Washington
Quality Program Manager - Clinical Effectiveness
This job is responsible for planning, implementing and evaluating evidence-based clinical quality management/improvement plans/programs/initiatives for the assigned CHI Franciscan Health (CHI-FH) facility or regional program (e.g. Leapfrog) designed to achieve measurable improvements in patient perception/safety, utilization of clinical resources and sustained achievement of desired clinical outcomes. Work focuses on all aspects of quality process improvement and is conducted in accordance with professional standards, organizational objectives and applicable regulatory/accreditation requirements. An incumbent collaborates with physicians, management/staff and clinical service lines in carrying out performance improvement projects/initiatives relating specifically to quality management/reporting, and monitors quality indicators/results to identify/address weaknesses and recurring variances from established standards.
Education/Work Experience Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in healthcare administration, nursing or other healthcare-related field, and five years of progressively responsible related work experience that would demonstrate attainment of the requisite job knowledge.
A minimum of three years in a lead or management role is strongly preferred.
Master’s degree in Nursing, Healthcare Administration or related field is preferred.
Current licensure as a Registered Nurse by the Washington State Board of Nursing.
Certification as a Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) is strongly preferred.
Primary Location WASHINGTON-TACOMA-FRANCISCAN ADMIN CNTR MARKET
Daily Schedule 8:00am-4:30pm
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required None
Req ID: 2018-R0159146