Responsible for preparing quality reports related to the care of specific patient population for hospital clinical departments and for regulatory bodies in collaboration with members of the interdisciplinary care team.
Produces data reports including: Surgery PI, OB/Gyn PI, Cardio PI, Pneumonia Task Force, and other data reports as needed.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) or Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) preferred.
5 years recent clinical experience related to the patient population(s) area of specification.
Prefer experience with performance improvement concepts and/or CORE Measure indicators
Current NJ-RN License (Registered Nurse).
Strong analytical skills necessary to develop, implement, and monitor clinical pathways, guidelines, protocols, best practice standards and to develop an outcomes based reporting system for high-risk diagnoses, patient groups, physicians, and specific care processes.
Must possess effective communication skills, diplomacy and ability to work well with all disciplines
Required to have basic knowledge of quality control procedures and practices within a hospital environment.
Must have knowledge of data collection techniques, performance improvement methods and tools (e.g., Rapid Cycle PDSA, etc).
Must have knowledge and understanding of clinical pathways or guidelines.
Knowledge of accreditation and regulatory requirements and standards is preferred.
Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing, and the ability to work collaboratively