Quality & Patient Safety Project Manager

Atlantic Health - Summit, NJ3.8

Part-timeEstimated: $66,000 - $88,000 a year
EducationSkills
Overview

Atlantic Health System is seeking a Part-time Quality and Patient Safety Project Manager in the Quality & Outcomes Management department atOverlook Medical Center.

Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 11th year in a row to Fortunes Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For list. We believe youll find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.

Responsibilities

Essential Job Function:
Assists with the coordination of hospital performance improvement activities
Facilitates and assists with performance improvement projects for teams and departments
Provides education and guidance to teams and departments regarding performance improvement techniques and assists with application
Assists with data collection and presentation for teams and departments
Utilizes computer programs and databases to support performance improvement projects, teams and departments
Conducts audits and chart reviews for organizations or projects as indicated
Assists the Managers and Director of Quality and Patient Safety in ensuring compliance with standards related to PI and quality for TJC, NJDHSS, NDNQI, CMS and other agencies
Actively supports and facilitates initiatives to improve patient safety
Identifies potential patient safety risks and coordinates related improvement activities
Performs audits and medical record reviews
Collects, analyzes and reports on data collected from audits and chart reviews to appropriate committees, individuals or regulatory bodies in a timely manner
Reviews, aggregates, displays and analyzes data and reports submitted by departments and teams
Assists with coordination of TJC compliance activities. Participates as a member of the TJC Steering Committee and assists with Survey Readiness
Attends and participates in other committees and meetings at the hospital and at AHS as requested
Participates in Shared Governance Councils providing guidance and instruction on PI techniques

Qualifications

Education:
Bachelors Degree in Nursing or Health Related Science Preferred

License Certification:
Current NJ State RN license Preferred
3-5 years clinical background with knowledge or experience in multiple clinical areas in an acute care setting

Relevant Experience:
Experience with Joint Commission accreditation preparation and survey process preferred
Experience with performance improvement techniques, particularly data collection
Experience managing and leading teams
Proficient in all applications of Microsoft Office

Atlantic Health System, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor and therefore abides by applicable laws to protect applicants and employees from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment, on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, or veteran status.