Quality and Patient Safety Coordinator

Location
Indianapolis, IN
Salary
Competitive
Posted
9/15/2017
Closes
10/15/2017
Specialty
Risk Mgmt / UR / QA
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
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The Quality and Patient Safety Coordinator position is located in Indianapolis, Indiana

 

 

Job Duties

 

Develop and facilitate the Emergency Department's quality and patient safety program utilizing advance evidence and effectiveness based practice standards in Emergency Medicine and Nursing

 

Support the health system's licensure, compliance and accreditation process

 

 

Experience

 

Minimum of two years clinical experience in acute care hospital setting.  Previous experience in emergency nursing, critical care nursing or relevant clinical nursing is required

 

 

Education

 

Bachelor's degree in Nursing, or willing to obtain Bachelor's within 5 years of assuming the role

 

 

License

 

Current Indiana State registered Nurse license (RN)

 

 

Skills

 

Analytical skills, Project Management skills, Statistical analysis skills

Knowledge of Emergency Nursing Practice Standards, the Joint Commission Standards, Indiana Department of Health Standards

Experience in quality improvement, utilization review and/or statistical analysis in hospital environment

Knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Windows and able to input data and extract reports from web based programs related to core measures is required

Certified Professional in Health Care Quality (CPHQ) required or must attain within two years of employment

 

Keywords

Quality and Patient Safety, Quality Coordinator, Patient Safety Coordinator

Ranked among the nation's most integrated healthcare systems, Community Health Network is Central Indiana's leader in providing convenient access to exceptional healthcare services, where and when patients need them – in hospitals, health pavilions and doctor's offices, as well as workplaces, schools and homes. Exceptional care, simply delivered.

Community is a non-profit health system that is deeply committed to the communities we serve with more than 200 sites of care and affiliates throughout Central Indiana. Guided by our PRIIDE Values – Patients First, Relationships, Integrity, Innovation, Dedication and Excellence – our team of caregivers is committed to providing an exceptional experience with every life we touch.

 

 
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