Abrazo Arrowhead Campus (located at 67th Avenue and Union Hills, in Glendale) we take looking after our employees as seriously as we take looking after our patients. From the moment you walk through the doors, you ll notice there s a personal touch to everything we do, whether it s a friendly volunteer at the information desk, or our dedicated colleagues helping each other to provide outstanding, safe, high quality care to our patients and their family members. We re as proud of the recognition we ve received, such as the 2013 Pioneer Award for Quality, or the Hospital Safety Score of A by The Leapfrog Group five times in a row (2012 - 2016) as we are proud of our excellent employee engagement and the countless stories of our colleagues going the extra mile to exceed our patients expectations.
Clinical Quality Improvement Coordinator Full Time Day Shift Arrowhead Campus:
The purpose of this position is to plan, coordinate, implement, and evaluate specific hospital-wide quality, risk and patient safety programs, and coordinate compliance and regulatory preparedness for all state, federal, and regulatory agency accreditation requirements. The primary focus is accreditation standards of TJC, CMS Core Measure clinical standards, and system initiatives and compliance. This position works closely with the Infection Preventionist to complete surveillance as directed. Assists the Director Clinical Quality Improvement in converting data into statistical information i.e. charts, graph, spreadsheets, run charts, etc., to include core measures and forward this information as required to the appropriate Department/Committee. Acts as the Team Leader for the Hospital's accreditation and regulatory programs. Participates in the credentialing, reappointment process, coordinates medical staff peer review activities. Qualifications:
SPECIAL SKILLS: Ability to manage and prioritize advanced analytical and problem solving skills, excellent interpersonal communication skills, able to work under pressure, excellent computer skills, knowledge and ability to interpret health care accreditation/certification standards, familiarity with Lean Daily Management.
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Nursing degree from an accredited nursing school or Bachelors degree in Business or Healthcare related field.
PREFERRED EDUCATION: Master's degree in Nursing or Business Administration
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: 3 - 5 years clinical or quality management/data abstracting experience.
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: 4 - 7 years working in an acute care environment, and 5 years experience working with Joint Commission Accreditation standards and survey preparation, CMS and DHS regulations, and data collection.Additional 3 years experience working with the electronic medical record (EMR) and an event reporting software.
REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: If RN, current registered nurse license in the State of Arizona
REQUIRED COURSE(S) TRAINING: Competent in excel, Midas or other equivalent software, power point, Word, Cerner (EMR)
PREFERRED CERTIFICATIONS/REGISTRATION: CPHQ, CPHRM
Primary Location: Glendale, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo Arrowhead Campus
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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