Clinical Quality Specialist RN
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Measures, analyzes, and facilitates improvement in clinical
performance and outcomes.
Requires critical thinking, decisive judgement, and the ability to
foster relationships. Candidates chosen for hire will be trained in
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt and Project Management 101. This role
partners with leadership to reduce non-value added care
variability, optimize systems of care, and improve patient
outcomes. Candidates should be mission driven to ensure every
patient receives the best quality of care every time. Daily work
focuses on collaborating with multi-disciplinary team, facilitating
projects, and establishing perfect care. Ideal candidates are
skilled in change management and open to innovative solutions to
Clinical background preference: surgical (not required)
Join us as we strive to become a highly reliable organization.
Full Time Days/80 hours per pay period.
Identifies key clinical quality and patient safety measures.
Promotes the use of appropriate measures for clinical services.
Uses the results of quality improvement activities to initiate
changes in patient care practices and in the healthcare delivery
Prioritizes and executes performance improvement plans related to
Performs documentation and process analysis, identifies clinical
best practices and works with stakeholders to improve
Assists with the development, piloting, use, and validation of data
collection methodologies. Serves as a resource for developing
indicators for studies and projects.
- Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills,
decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal
supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and
take appropriate action.
- Other information:
Minimum Required Education: Graduate of an accredited or state
board of nursing approved Registered/Professional Nursing program.
Preferred: Bachelor's degree in Nursing.
Required Licensure/Certification: State licensure as a Registered
Nurse (RN). Relevant certification as determined at position
Minimum Experience: 2 years of relevant nursing experience,
Preferred: Trauma program/services experience; quality improvement
- BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red
Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before
start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of
hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by either
the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for
the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional
Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be
through an American Heart Association sanctioned courses.
The pay range for this position is: $36.47 - $56.52 / hour. Pay is
dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
An annual bonus may be paid to eligible employees based upon
organizational and individual performance.
UCHealth offers their employees a competitive and comprehensive
total rewards package. Some of the many benefits included in this
package are full medical, dental and vision coverage; retirement
plans; paid time off; employer-paid life and disability insurance
with additional buy-up coverage options; tuition and continuing
education reimbursement; and a full suite of voluntary benefits
such as identity theft protection and pet insurance. Our employees
and their family members have full access to our Employee
Assistance Program, which includes up to 5 free counseling visits
and work/life solutions, such as one free legal consultation. In
addition, other emotional counseling support is available depending
upon their need.
At UCHealth, we do things differently
We believe in something different: a focus on the individuality of
every person. In big ways and small, we exist to improve the
extraordinary lives of all those we serve. As Colorado's largest
and most innovative health care system, we as a team deliver on the
commitment to provide the best possible experience for our patients
and their families. We foster a true human connection and give
people the freedom to live extraordinary lives. A career at
UCHealth is more than a job, it's a passion.
Going beyond quality requires the perfect balance of talent,
integrity, drive and intellectual curiosity. We are looking for
individuals who recognize, like us, that the world of medicine is
ever-changing and are motivated to do what is right, not what is
easy. We support creativity and curiosity so that each of us can
find the extraordinary qualities within ourselves. At UCHealth,
we'll do everything in our power to make sure you grow and have a
meaningful career. There's no limits to your potential here.
Be Extraordinary. Join Us Today!
UCHealth recognizes and appreciates the rich array of talents and
perspectives that equal employment and diversity can offer our
institution. As an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer,
UCHealth is committed to making all employment decisions based on
valid requirements. No applicant shall be discriminated against in
any terms, conditions or privileges of employment or otherwise be
discriminated against because of the individual's race, creed,
color, religion, gender, national origin or ancestry, age, mental
or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender identity,
transgender status, genetic information or veteran status. UCHealth
does not discriminate against any "qualified applicant with a
disability" as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act
and will make reasonable accommodations, when they do not impose an
undue hardship on the organization.
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