Manager of Quality Improvement - Clinical

 
Position: Manager of Quality Improvement - Clinical

Job ID: 146382

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: MSO-Operations

Talent Area: Professional - Clinical

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a - 5p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.   Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, a second community hospital opening in 2017. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.   To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.

Summary:

We are searching for a Manager of Quality Improvement – someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will work as a mentor, teacher and leader in the Managed Services Organization to achieve high quality, cost-effective healthcare throughout the hospital’s pediatric associates and maintain necessary accreditation status for the organization (JCAHO, CLIA, COLA and other agencies as needed).

 

Think you’ve got what it takes?



Responsibilities :

  • Educates staff regarding Performance Improvement measures and quality tools
  • Monitors compliance with infection control guidelines and lab proficiency testing for compliance
  • Develops and presents educational programs for staff to improve the knowledge of performance improvement processes and principles
  • Actively commits to the on-going development of self and department staff to achieve professional goals
  • Coaches, counsels and manages the performance of employees


Qualifications:

  • Completion of an accredited school of nursing program ot a Bachelor’s Degree in a related area
  • Registered and currently licensed by the Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas
  • Three years of supervisory experience OR five years of experience in performance improvement or quality related experience
  • CPHQ - Cert-Cert Prof Healthcare Quality preferred


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