HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Quality Manager in Augusta, Georgia
Doctors Hospital is located in Augusta, Georgia, the state’s second largest and oldest city, and is home of the annual Masters Golf Tournament. Doctors Hospital is nationally known for our Burn Center, the largest in the U.S. We have also been recognized as a top performing hospital by the Joint Commission, Cancer Center accredited by the American College of Surgeons, Chest Pain Accredited, earned the Joint Commission's certificate of distinction for total hip and total knee replacement and spinal fusion surgery, and we are the only CARF accredited facility in our area. We have a growth strategy in trauma and emergency services, having recently obtained Level III Designation and working toward Level II.
Day to Day Responsibilities include:
Staying responsible for all performance improvement activities including leadership coordination of PI projects with other departments.
Staying knowledgeable in TJC and CMS requirements and making sure that those requirements are implemented and sustained throughout the organization.
Leadership of improvement projects related to quality improvement and patient safety with clinical, administrative, and support services.
Analyzing quality improvement data and reporting outcomes to clinical, administrative, and medical staff on an ongoing basis.
Coordinating the quarterly Clinical Excellence Committee meetings with data aggregation and analysis.
Managing hospital wide policies and ensuring that compliance to regulatory requirements is supported in policies.
Direct supervision of quality analysts and the ongoing Core Measures compliance to include ensuring completion of records abstraction, making certain that clinical, administrative, and medical staff have ongoing knowledge of current and new core measure requirements, and communicate compliance requirements with clinical staff and physicians to ensure compliance.
Participation in the peer review process and maintaining physician practice data.
Minimum Requirements:Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing or Allied Health Field; CPHQ certification preferred. Experience: 5 years professional experience working in a health care setting with a focus on clinical quality improvement or patient safety.
Title: Quality Manager
Location: Georgia-Augusta-Doctors Hospital of Augusta - Augusta
Requisition ID: 01417-6836