HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN Quality Outcomes in Salem VA, Virginia
_RN - Coordinator Outcomes - Quality Needed with LewisGale Hospital_
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS*
*1 Coordinates retrospective data collection to ensure COMET/Core Measures and other databases as assigned are appropriately maintained.
*2 Performs concurrent unit-based collection and abstraction of data for Core Measures and key metrics analysis as assigned.
**3 *Interprets performance and shares outcomes concurrently with Medical Staff, Patient Care Services staff, and other direct care givers to promote compliance with outcomes expectations.
**4 *Assists in the development and monitoring of performance improvement activities throughout hospital and the SW VA Market. Works in a collaborative manner with all departmental managers, staff, Case Management, physicians, and other allied health professionals.
**5 *Responsible to promote, monitor, and assist with evidence-based best practices to ensure compliance.
*6 *Participates in statewide quality efforts as assigned to include Virginia Cardiovascular Surgery Quality Initiative (VCSQI), Virginia Health Care Collaborative (VHQC), Anthem Q-HIP program, JCAHO Core Measures, Leapfrog, Institutes of Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and other applicable programs.*
**7 *Assists to promote and maintain house-wide patient safety initiatives. *
**8 *Reports/participates in Quality Council, Patient Safety Council and associated task force committees, applicable Medical Staff Committees, and other committees as assigned.
*9 Works to expand knowledge of quality by bringing new ideas and concepts to LGMC.
- * THOSE SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS WITH AN () ARE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS *
- CONSIDERED NECESSARY TO ACCOMPLISH THIS JOB.*
EXPERIENCE Required – Must possess outstanding interpersonal, written and oral communication, and problem-solving skills. Possess PC skills in a Windows operating environment, specifically EXCEL, WORD, and PowerPoint. Preferred – Previous experience in performance improvement, quality assessment. Knowledge of Core Measures, Society of Thoracic Surgeon database and ACC-NCDR database.
EDUCATION Preferred – Critical Care experience; BSN or equivalent, or graduate degree. Required – Registered nurse with experience.
Title: RN Quality Outcomes
Location: Virginia-Salem VA-Lewis-Gale Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00005-16649