Manager - Quality & Patient Safety

Birmingham, Alabama (US)
$76960 - $126984
31 May 2019
End of advertisement period
29 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

To manage the coordination, consultation, education and operational activities of the Quality Management and Patient Safety programs for inpatient services. To manage staff in a manner consistent with the mission and goals of UAB Medicine and the department. To analyze and report clinical quality and regulatory data and present to executive committees. To serve as a liaison to various external constituents. To manage root cause analysis (RCA) and failure mode effects analysis (FMEA). To coordinate QI/PI teams. To work collaboratively with internal departments with regard to quality and patient safety activities. To manage Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) National Patient Safety Goals (NPSG) interpretation, education and compliance.

Salary Range: $76960 - $126984

Bachelor's degree in Nursing with Master's in Nursing, Healthcare Management, Business or related field and five (5) years of related experience required. Experience may NOT substitute for education requirement. Currently licensed or eligible to be licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) by the Alabama Board of Nursing required.