Abrazo Central Campus (located at 19th Avenue and Bethany Home Road in Phoenix), a 221-bed acute care facility and teaching hospital, has been providing quality care to patients in the Phoenix community for more than 50 years. Abrazo Central Campus has received many notable awards and accolades from national organizations including Gold Plus and Target Stroke; Honor Roll Awards from the American Heart and American Stroke Association; Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital by Truven Health Analytics; Chest Pain Accreditation with PCI from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care; and the Donor Network Award for ï¿½Outstanding Operating Room,ï¿½ among others. Abrazo Central Campus is recognized for comprehensive cardiovascular care, neuroscience services including NICO BrainPath technology, orthopedics, womenï¿½s health, radiology, and 24-hour emergency care, with more than 800 affiliated physicians on staff offering a wide range of medical specialties.
Clinical Quality Improvement Coordinator Full Time Day Shift Scottsdale 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.
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)
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005009685
About Abrazo Central Campus
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.