Clinical Quality Patient Safety Officer is Responsible for leading, improving, monitoring and sustaining adherence with the Tenet Operating System for Patient Safety. This includes:
1) Clinical Quality Patient Safety Officer Successful adherence to patient safety P/P, standard work process, improved patient safety outcomes, regulatory requirements and accreditation and clinical measures as appropriate. Position implements and supports processes which drive outcomes based, evidence based, cost effective and safe practices in the multiple facilities setting.
2) Clinical Quality Patient Safety Officer Reduces clinical risks at the point of care and mitigate those risks once they occur in collaboration with the Tenet Quality and Patient Safety Department.
3) Clinical Quality Patient Safety Officer Implements and evaluates the effectiveness of the patient safety plan through tracking of multiple facility acquired conditions and through developing and reporting of other key performance indicators
4) Clinical Quality Patient Safety Officer Collaborates wit the multiple facility CEO, CNO, COO, CMO and DCQI to adhere to applicable federal, state, local regulations, i.e. (TJC, EMTALA, FDA reporting, etc) and will work closely with the multiple facilities CO in managing the quality of care domain of the compliance program.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS (including required licenses/certifications, education and job knowledge/experience):
Bachelorâ��s Degree in direct patient care related field required; Masterâ��s in Nursing or Health Services or Patient Safety preferred
Certified Professional Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM) preferred
Minimum of three (3) yearsâ�� experience with progressive responsibility working in a quality/performance improvement and/or patient safety department
Experience leading interdisciplinary initiatives in process improvement or directly improving the reliability of healthcare delivery at the point of care
Able to prioritize and handle crisis situations effectively and maintain flexibility in a fast paced environment
Able to organize information, people and resources
Demonstrates ability to function in various roles: leader, consultant, facilitator, team planer, behind the scenes coordinator
Strong verbal, writing and presentation skills
Basic computer literacy
Primary Location: Miami, Florida
Facility: North Shore Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005032253
About North Shore Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.