Abrazo West Campus opened in 2003 as a small community hospital and has evolved into a thriving medical center serving the West Valley and beyond.
Offering complex services like a Level 1 Trauma program, orthopedics, interventional cardiology, stroke and vascular care, womenï¿½s health, robotic-assisted surgery, spine surgery, obstetrics, and more, Abrazo West has become the hospital of choice for thousands of Arizonans. Abrazo makes ongoing investments in caring for our community, with new and updated programs and facilities constantly in motion.
Our hospital is the Emergency and Trauma Medicine rotation site for the Abrazo Internal Medicine and General Surgery residency programs. Graduate medical education adds teaching and research capabilities, as well as helps attract and retain future physicians to serve the West Valley.
A highly engaged board, medical staff, hospital staff and volunteer ambassadors keep Abrazo West moving forward. With more and more patients choosing Abrazo West, itï¿½s important to meet our communityï¿½s expectations for high quality care and an excellent patient experience.
The individual in this position is a key member of the hospital management team, provides leadership and oversight to the strategic development and implementation of the quality and patient safety programs (performance improvement, patient safety, and accreditation) with responsibility for planning, organizing, directing the managerial and operational activities of the infrastructure required to support these services. The DCQI provides leadership in the promotion of a Culture of Safety, effective use of performance improvement methodologies and data integrity, validity and reliability. This position serves as the liaison with The Joint Commission, CMS and other pertinent regulatory agencies and oversees the organizationï¿½s continuous survey readiness processes. The DCQI works collaboratively with the Medical Staff to promote evidence-based quality and safety, patient-focused care aimed at optimal patient outcomes. The DCQI is responsible for ensuring the quality improvement goals are aligned and support organizational goals and priorities.
This individualï¿½s responsibilities include the following activities:
Responsible for leading the Quality / Performance Improvement activities across the hospital.
Integration of the Quality / Performance Improvement Program activities for the Medical and Hospital-wide Staff.
Data management and reporting for Quality / Performance Improvement initiatives.
Oversight of Quality / Performance Improvement department and staff.
Responsible for complying with all policies and procedures that pertain to HIPAA including the minimum necessary requirements for the DCQI position.
Other duties as assigned.
Required: Registered Professional Nurse (RN) with Bachelor, Master, or Doctorate degree in patient care related field
Required: 5 years experience in QA/PI
Required: Must be currently licensed, certified or registered to practice profession as required by law, regulation in state of practice or policy. , CPHQ or eligible to take exam within two years of employment.
Job: Managers and Directors
Primary Location: Goodyear, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo West Campus
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 2005000252
About Abrazo West Campus
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.