Providence Health & Services RN - Quality Management Coordinator in Portland, Oregon

Description:

Providence is calling a Registered Nurse - Quality Management Coordinator (1.0 FTE, Days) to Providence Portland Medical Center in Portland, OR.

This position works full-time, Monday - Friday. The QM Coordinator will be mainly focused on accreditation and compliance; to lead the Joint Commission accreditation and "for cause" CMS visits.

In this position, you will also:

  • Provide assessment, evaluation and support for all quality initiatives within Portland Health Services (PHS) Oregon.

  • Provide support to concurrent and retrospective support managing initiatives to comply and in accordance with Center for Medicare and Medicaid requirements, The Joint Commission (TJC) requirements, administrative and program personnel, and third party payors.

  • Actively work with physician leadership, Directors and Managers in the development and implementation of quality efforts, including:

  • preparation and risk monitoring

  • reduction in clinical and non-clinical systems

  • coordinate multidisciplinary quality improvement projects

  • Act as a facilitator and mentor for Department teams related to performance improvement.

  • Authorize and make decisions on recommendations and innovative solutions.

  • Serve as a resource and consultant for Quality Improvement activities, Professional Staff quality and peer review activities.

  • Assist in development and performance of educational activities as related to Quality Improvement, Accreditation requirements and Resource Utilization.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing

  • Current unencumbered RN licensure in the state of Oregon

  • 5 years of hospital experience in a progressively responsible position(s) requiring contact with various departments

  • 5 years of clinical experience

  • Demonstrated evidence of self-motivation

  • High level of communication skills in order to clearly and concisely communicate with all levels of Nursing, Administration, and Professional staff

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience with Compliance and Accreditation strongly preferred

  • Masters Degree in Nursing, Public Health, Business, Healthcare or Business Administration

  • Adult medical surgical experience

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Quality Nursing

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 207893