At Boston Children's Hospital, the quality of our care - and our inclusive hospital working environment - lies in the diversity of our people. With patients from local communities and 160 countries around the world, we're committed to reflecting the spectrum of their cultures, while opening doors of opportunity for our team. Here, different talents pursue common goals. Voices are heard and ideas are shared. Join us, and discover how your unique contributions can change lives. Yours included.
This Quality Improvement Consultant will be responsible for:
Supporting all BCH Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee activities including an extensive medication management quality assessment and improvement program, P&T subcommittees (Adverse Drug Events, Nursing-Pharmacy, Formulary, Controlled Substances Accountability, Clinical Decision Support), and faciliates ad-hoc QI project task forces.
Consulting, educating and professionally supporting for Hospital-wide and departmental quality improvement programs, projects and initiatives.
Educating and advising on methods, tools and techniques for monitoring and assessing quality of care and compliance with accreditation and regulatory requirements.
Providing support for implementation and evaluation of hospital and unit/department based programs and serving as program manager for system wide projects.
Designing and administering customer surveys and analyzing, interpreting and presenting results.
Developing agendas, implementation plans, quality dashboards, proposals and other relevant materials to support project teams.
Organizing and coordinating team meetings and update divisional leadership on current performance and discuss new QI initiatives.
To qualify, you must have:
A Master's degree in Public Health, Healthcare Management or a closely related field and two (2) years of data management experience in a clinical setting is required.
Equivalent combinations of education and experience in data management may substitute.
Knowledge of basic QI tools and control charts preferred.
The ability to use a variety of improvement and redesign tools and techniques such as process mapping, root cause analysis, design and prototyping, rapid cycle testing and change management.
The analytical skills to resolve complex problems requiring the use of scientific, mathematical, or technical principles and in-depth, experienced-based knowledge.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
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About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.