Quality and Patient Safety Coordinator
The Quality and Patient Safety Coordinator position is located in Indianapolis, Indiana
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
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
Bachelor's degree in Nursing, or willing to obtain Bachelor's within 5 years of assuming the role
Current Indiana State registered Nurse license (RN)
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
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.