Company: Barnabas Health
Location: New Brunswick
Posted on: December 1, 2019
Req #: 7224
Category: Professional / Management
Performance Improvement, One Robert Wood Johnson Place, New
Brunswick, NJ 08901
The Performance Improvement (PI) Coordinator is responsible for
developing, implementing and evaluating the effectivess of Robert
Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) s performance improvement
and patient safety program.
This includes but is not limited to the following:
Supports the performance improvement process by identifying trends,
prioritizing and recommending improvements, and playing a
supportive role in implementation of these recommendations.
Coordinates hospital wide Performance Improvement activities
related to strategic initiatives, operational excellence, and
departmental goals Plays in integral role in patient safety
activities through active monitoring of reported events, analysis
of events via root cause or apparent cause analysis and providing
shared learning across the organization. Assists assigned
departments with development of performance improvement indictors
and analyzes the data collected. Supports medical peer review
activities inclusive of OPPE, as needed. Responsible for general
oversight and maintenance of the organization s quality indicators
as well as scorecards/dashboards. Responsible for providing
consultative services for staff & physicians toward meeting
standards of patient safety, accreditation, performance
improvement, and organizational compliance. This includes, but is
not limited to providing education to self and others, as well as
the latest quality & patient safety indicators in health care.
Provides ongoing education regarding quality, patient safety,
regulatory and performance improvement initiatives at new employee
and physicians orientation Is knowledgeable of the requirements of
national quality and patient safety initiatives and utilizes
databases to provide summary reports as needed, Assists the quality
data abstractors in ensuring accurate data for core measures,
Possesses strong project management skills; completing projects in
an organized and timely manner with the ability to bring people
together to achieve an outcome. Pursues ongoing professional growth
and development opportunities. Other duties as assigned.
3 years of hospital clinical experience required.
Bachelor's degree in a health care field required.
Minimum of 1 year of experience in quality, patient safeyt, or
regulatory affairs required.
CPHQ, CPPS, or other certification preferred. If candidate does not
have national certificatoin; agrees to pursue completion wihtin one
year of hire.
RWJBarnabas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Barnabas Health is New Jersey---s largest integrated health care
delivery system, providing treatment and services to more than two
million patients each year. Throughout Barnabas Health, our
dedicated physicians, nurses, and health professionals are
committed to providing the highest quality of patient care and
health education to the community and region.Barnabas Health offers
a broad depth and breadth of services and is one of the leading
health care systems in the nation, receiving widespread recognition
for clinical excellence and patient safety. Barnabas Health---s
network includes seven acute care hospitals, two children---s
hospitals, a behavioral health center, including a statewide
behavioral health network, ambulatory care facilities, geriatric
centers, specialized women---s health services, and comprehensive
home care and hospice services. Our 5,200 doctors and 21,000
employees deliver top quality care to 1.5 million outpatients,
220,000 inpatients, and 540,000 Emergency Department patients, and
deliver 20,000 babies each year.We want our patients and their
families to know that they can expect the highest level of care,
delivered cost-effectively, wherever they see the name Barnabas
Health. Each Barnabas employee contributes to a culture of
responsibility, improvement, and quality at every one of our
facilities, every day.
Keywords: Barnabas Health, New Brunswick , Coordinator, Other , New Brunswick, New Jersey
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!