Nursing Quality Management provides direction and guidance to the Department of Nursing in its continual strive towards a high reliability organization. Nursing Quality Management takes the lead in key nursing initiatives, including the implementation and enculturation of our professional practice model, Relationship Based Care, and supporting our institutional pursuit in maintaining Magnet Status.
Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm
A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that maintain high standards of nursing care within the organization
Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged, using both formal and informal development channels
Approachable and comfortable with diverse groups of people and able to make others comfortable with you
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding
In a multidisciplinary environment, function as professional nurse supporting institutional and department quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovations in nursing care
As a member of Nursing Quality Management team, partner with front line nursing staff, Nurse Leadership, Infection Control, the Department of Quality and Safety and other ancillary departments that collaborate in providing nursing care to monitor, analyze and report Nurse Sensitive Indicators; facilitate patient safety and performance improvement to ensure quality patient care outcomes across the patient care continuum.
Collaborate with and support nursing staff on quality initiatives across the continuum including the expanding outpatient and regional network.
Support the Department of Nursing's pursuit of Magnet and Hospital re-accreditation processes, including Joint Commission and Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT).
New York State RN license and BSN
Minimum of 3 years of clinical nursing, quality or regulatory experience required 2-5 years of oncology experience highly preferred
Related national certification required
Strong computer knowledge highly preferred
Hours: Flexible schedule, 8 or 10 hours day shift
Internal Number: 2019-32565
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