Quality Management Coordinator (RN) - Cath Lab Mount Kisko, NY
Northwell Health has been named to Fortune’s "100 Best Companies to Work For®," the only health care provider in New York State to be recognized. As New York State’s largest healthcare provider and private employer with more than 72,000 employees, we are honored to be included on this prestigious list - selected from among thousands of companies nationwide - recognizing our rewarding and inclusive culture where our team members enjoy working.
Facilitates and participates in the implementation of the multidisciplinary hospital-wide Quality Assurance (QM)/Performance Improvement (PI) program. Promotes collaborative practice among departments/services for improved clinical outcomes and processes of care. Plans and implements a systemic process to monitor the quality and appropriateness of patient care.
1. Supports an information system for Quality Management data aggregation.
Maintains Quality Management and NYPORTS database.
Provides Department Chairman and Quality Management/ Performance Improvement Committees with data analysis of trends, including high-risk patients/ procedures.
Coordinates Root Cause Analysis and reports results to appropriate departments and regulatory agencies.
Evaluates risk management activities including monitoring of appropriate corrective actions/ improvements to render quality health care in all related phases.
Monitors statistical data from Quality Management reports and evaluations.
2. Develops systems and procedures to carry out QM/PI functions.
Assists in the implementation of the philosophy, goals, and objectives of the Hospital.
Participates in departmental/service Quality Improvement committees, task forces and organizational performance improvement teams as appropriate.
Participates in program planning and development.
3. Collaborates with the multidisciplinary health care team regarding development and implementation of QM/PI program.
Serves as a consultant to the multidisciplinary department/service Quality Improvement Committees.
Participates as a member of the institutional Quality Management/ Performance Improvement committees in planning, reviewing, and implementing activities related to the organizational goals and objectives.
Recommends topics for review, including but not limited to, high risk, high volume, or problem prone activities.
4. Assists in the preparation process for accreditation and regulatory surveys.
Uses knowledge of standards of accreditation and regulatory agencies to advise and assists with assessment of adherence.
Maintains an effective reporting system (i.e. QM database and NYPORTS database) to communicate and document findings, action and follow-up resulting from systematic monitoring and evaluation criteria.
5. Performs related duties, as required.
*ADA Essential Functions
Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing. Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, required. Master’s Degree, preferred.
Current license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State.
Cath Lab/Cardiology experience highly preferred
Minimum of (5) five years clinical experience including general knowledge of QM principles, NYPORTS and JCAHO requirements.
Maintains current knowledge of Quality Management, NYPORTS and JCAHO requirements and supporting information system applications.
We are an equal opportunity/AA employer: F/M/Disability/Vet
About Northwell Health Northwell Health is New York State’s largest health care provider and private employer, with 23 hospitals, nearly 800 outpatient facilities and more than 14,200 affiliated physicians. We care for over two million people annually in the New York metro area and beyond, thanks to philanthropic support from our communities. Our 72,000employees – 17,000-plus nurses and 4,500 employed doctors, including members of Northwell Health Physician Partners – are working to change health care for the better. We’re making breakthroughs in medicine at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. We're training the next generation of medical professionals at the visionary Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies. For information on our more than 100 medical specialties, visit Northwell.edu.
Internal Number: 002V6J
About Northwell Health
Northwell Health is New York State’s largest healthcare provider and private employer, with 23 hospitals, over 650 outpatient facilities and nearly 15,000 affiliated physicians. We care for more than two million people annually in the New York metro area and beyond, thanks to philanthropic support from our communities. Our 63,500 employees – 15,000+ nurses and 3,900 employed doctors, including members of Northwell Health Physician Partners – are working to change health care for the better. We’re making breakthroughs in medicine at the Feinstein Institute. We're training the next generation of medical professionals at the visionary Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies. For information on our more than 100 medical specialties, visit Northwell.edu.