QUALITY IMPROVEMENT HC SPEC 4 - TRAUMA SERVICE - FT - DAYS
Updated: Dec 1, 2020 Location: Orange Job Type: Department: Trauma Service
UC Title: QLTY IMPV HC SPEC 4
Reports to: Nurse Services Manager 3
Cost Center: Trauma Service (428723)
Job Code: 006525
Shift: Day Shift
Position Number: 40317406
Working Title: Quality Improvement HC Spec 4
Bargaining Unit: No Bargaining Unit
Date Created: 5/06/2020
Reporting to the Trauma Program Manager, the Trauma Prevention Coordinator is responsible for injury prevention education and activities within the hospital and is liaison to injury prevention coalitions and committees throughout Orange County and other Southern California Regions as required by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) for Level I Trauma Center verification. In addition, the incumbent serves as the Pediatric trauma coordinator providing oversight to the pediatric trauma data collection, monitoring internal controls, and to enhance pediatric trauma care. The final focus of this position is to assist with the collection of trauma patient data, trauma performance improvement activities, research, community and professional education such as the Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC).
Annual Rate $81400 $133500 $185500
Current California RN license, BLS, ACLS and PALS certification.
Knowledge of AP style guidelines and ability to quickly learn and apply University of California Irvine style requirements
Minimum of five years of demonstrated nursing experience working in an acute care emergency, critical care, or other trauma setting
Computer familiarity using Windows and Outlook
Excellent interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to maintain flexibility and work in a constantly changing environment
Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload
Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
BSN or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Must possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned duties
Knowledge of injury prevention
Experience in designing, implementing and evaluating programs
Knowledge of ICD-9 coding
Experience in public speaking and education
Experience in research
Trauma Nurse Core Course Provider or Instructor
Basic understanding of grant application and epidemiology
Physical, Mental, & Environmental Demands
To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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