Allen, TX US
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Texas Health Allen
Join a Healthcare System that is ranked #1 as Fortune’s 2015, 2016 and 2017 “Best Workplaces in Health Care" where Helping Hands and Caring Hearts makes a difference!
At Texas Health we are dedicated to finding people to help us fulfill our commitment to make health care human again. We staff our exemplary hospital with health care professionals who approach every patient, every colleague, every physician and every family member with compassion. Come join us on our Journey as we rise to the next level!
Our Texas Health Allen hospital is looking to hire a Quality Improvement Coordinator Registered Nurse full time..
Minimum Education Required:
Graduate of a NLN (National League of Nursing) or CCNE (Commission on Collegiate
Associate's Degree in Nursing is required (RNs hired after January 2017 require completion of BSN within 2 years of start date.
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing is preferred
Required minimum experience:
3 years recent clinical experience in acute care setting, prefer experience in healthcare quality performance improvement.
RN - Registered Nurse
CPHQ - Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality Preferred
Analysis of performance improvement (PI) data for assigned projects/departments/teams/committees with the use of PI tools, Lean/Six Sigma principles, and/or statistical analysis. Develops reports and presents information in a timely manner for assigned projects/departments/teams/committees, to include credentialing and reappointment
data for medical staff peer review.
With the identified key person(s), coordinates and facilitates performance improvement activities for assigned projects/departments/teams/committees. Works with multiple audiences to include clinical and nonclinical staff and multidisciplinary groups. Collaborates with other resources (corporate office or affiliates) to pursue
performance excellence. Provides needed performance improvement training (from Lean, Rapid Cycle Improvement, SPC, etc). to assigned departments/projects/teams.
Assists with regulatory activities and actively participates with assigned projects teams committees, etc.
Understands and communicates Joint Commission and CMS standards and ensures these standards are incorporated into process redesigns.
Abstraction of charts for core measures or other performance improvement projects. Collects, aggregates, and trends performance data, and refers any variances from targets/standards to the appropriate hospital or medical staff department for review.
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen is a 73-bed, acute-care hospital serving the northern Collin County area since 2000. Hospital services include women’s care, a Level II neonatal intensive care unit, orthopedics, pediatrics, wound care and sleep medicine. Texas Health Allen, a Pathway to Excellence® designated hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, has more than 500 physicians on its medical staff practicing in more than 25 specialties. Texas Health Allen is a World Health Organization-designated "Baby-Friendly Hospital" and was the first hospital in Texas to receive the distinction. The hospital is a Level IV trauma center and an Accredited Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers, which makes our facility intensely qualified to serve our community and your professional aspirations.