Quality Coordinator facilitates and coordinates the hospital-wide Quality initiatives for CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital-Sulphur Springs and the CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic- Sulphur Springs Provider Based clinics, and coordinates participation in regional and CHRISTUS Systems Quality initiatives. Responsible for the overall performance activities of the organization including structure, process development, and education. Serves as a focal point for the gathering of information required by the Quality program, and documents of all program activities. Creates and incorporates a value framework that encourages teamwork, involvement, and dedication toward excellence. Will have experience in the hospital or clinical setting. An understanding of patient care delivery, Quality theory and practices, risk assessment and mitigation, patient safety principles and related clinical performance improvement strategies is important. Will work collaboratively with the Risk Management team to resolve patient care events and support improvement opportunities. The candidate may interact with leadership and providers during implementation phase of action items. The position requires that the incumbent support the most reasonable cost effective and efficient means for event resolution.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.