Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Specialist Acute Care - Albany
St Peter's Health Partners is looking for a health care professional who wants to make a difference.
The patient safety and quality improvement specialist provides leadership, consultation and facilitation of the design, development and implementation of an effective patient safety and quality improvement program that evaluates, improves and measures patient safety and quality of care/service for the assigned areas of accountability. The patient safety and quality improvement specialist provides the tools, techniques and skills necessary for patient safety, outcomes measurement, process improvement as well as thorough and credible root cause analysis processes.
EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: - Two years of demonstrable work experience in patient safety, the design, use and management of databases, trend analysis, quality improvement or comparable experience preferred; strong organizational skills; strong communication and facilitation skills. Basic computer skills are required; use of computerized data management systems, and statistical control tools and techniques preferred.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: - Bachelors degree in a health related field. Clinical background and master's degree preferred
Additional Salary Information: Excellent total compensation
ST. PETER’S HEALTH PARTNERS
Albany, New York
(located in the Capital District region of upstate NY)
Several years ago, our boards imagined a better way to provide health services for the greater Capital Region and beyond. Today we have created St. Peter's Health Partners, a health system that will increase access to high-quality care and improve the well-being of our neigh...bors.
Our three organizations, St. Peter's Health Care Services, Northeast Health and Seton Health, have long legacies of providing high-quality, compassionate care while continuously adapting to changing community needs. This is a tribute to the dedicated physicians, associates, nurses, staff and volunteers who help us carry out our missions each and every day. We have combined our strengths to create an organization that continues these traditions with increased creativity and renewed commitment.