Registered Nurse - Quality Director - Full Time 9/2/2016
St. Luke's Medical Center, LP
JOB DESCRIPTIONResponsible for direction of the Quality Management Department and the various functions under its umbrella, including Quality Improvement and Risk Management. Provides reports to the QM Committee, Medical Executive Committee, Board of Directors, administrative team and health plans as requested and required. Maintains quality improvement activities within the department and participates in CQI activities. Assures collaboration between quality, risk and utilization management functions. Assists in formulating and monitoring the budget for the areas included.
Responsible for developing and implementing policies and procedures for quality and risk management. Reviews and approves policies and procedures. Responsible to facilitate preparation for review by all regulatory agencies. Educates and assists department managers to maintain appropriate policies, procedures, and documentation to fulfill requirements and regulations. Demonstrates current clinical knowledge as well as current knowledge of regulations and standards as relating to AOA, JCAHO, HCFA, State Health Departments and regulatory agencies. Remains current in the appropriate fields encompassed by the departments.
Develops QM plan. Prepares quarterly and annual evaluation of QM program and plan, presents this to QM Committee and Board of Directors. Develops QM annual work plan, monitors work plan to evaluate time frame compliance. Provides education to staff on risk management, and performance improvement. Ability to plan and organize orientation and inservice training for department staff members, participates in guidance and educational programs.
Current Arizona Registered Nurse Licensure (or able to obtain). BSN
Degree in Health Services Administration.Master's preferred.
3 or more years of previous clinical experience in an acute care setting. 2 OR MORE YEARS OF QUALITY MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE IN AN ACUTE CARE HOSPITAL SETTING; FAMILIARITY WITH UTILIZATION REVIEW CONCEPTS.
For more than 100 years, the health care professionals at St. Luke s Medical Center have provided excellent care to a diverse and dynamic community. St. Luke s Medical Center is a 200-bed hospital, featuring a full range of services, including emergency care, cardiac care, acute rehabilitation, orthopedics and weight loss surgery. St. Luke s offers the latest in medical advancements and innovative technology along with a commitment to providing patient-focused care in a friendly, personalized environment. St. Luke s Medical Center is accredited by DNV Healthcare, a worldwide leader in quality management.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
Job: Management Non-Clinical
Primary Location: Arizona-Phoenix
Organization: St. Luke's Medical Center, LP
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
Employee Status: Full Time Benefit Eligible 36-40 hrs/wk
Work Schedule: Days