Thank you for your interest in ECU Health Careers!

In May 2022, we proudly announced our new brand: ECU Health.

Rebranding changes continue to unfold on our Careers website as we update the Talent Acquisition portals housed within. Throughout this process and into the future we remain committed to the communities we proudly serve. We’re excited for what it means for the future of health care in eastern North Carolina and for the incredible team members who are helping to make it happen.

GO TO SITE
Join our Talent Network
Skip to main content

Quality Nurse Specialist II: Patient Safety

Job ID: 970243
Facility: ECU Health
Dept: Patient Safety
Location: Greenville, NC
FT/PT: Full-Time
Shift: Not Applicable
Reg/Temp: Regular
Date Posted: May 30, 2024

Save Job Job Saved

Job Description

ECU Health

About ECU Health

ECU Health is a mission-driven, 1,708-bed academic health care system serving more than 1.4 million people in 29 eastern North Carolina counties. The not-for-profit system is comprised of 13,000 team members, nine hospitals and a physician group that encompasses over 1,100 academic and community providers practicing in over 180 primary and specialty clinics located in more than 130 locations.

The flagship ECU Health Medical Center, a Level I Trauma Center, and ECU Health Maynard Children’s Hospital serve as the primary teaching hospitals for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. ECU Health and the Brody School of Medicine share a combined academic mission to improve the health and well-being of eastern North Carolina through patient care, education and research.

Position Summary

Apply improvement methods to achieve successful outcomes: Use evidence-based structured improvement methods for all quality improvement projects. Promote the use of improvement methods and science throughout the organization. Support the use of a standard improvement method throughout the organization. Coach others on the implementation of improvement methods

Responsibilities

  • Demonstrate expertise in the use of analytical and statistical tools and techniques including understanding of how process goals are established and maintaining responsibility to manage databases.
  • Synthesize information from relevant resources including national organizations to demonstrate current practice and identify opportunities for improvement. 
  • Produce routine reports from both internal and external databases; stay current and ensure databases are current related to specifications that may impact database results.
  • Communicate improvement priorities and results using narrative and visual tools by create graphs and charts that accurately reflect valid interpretation of findings.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements 

  • Masters degree in healthcare/business related field- or higher.
  • 5 years experience in healthcare setting

Preferred Requirements

  • Certification in specialty preferred  in 3 years and recertified every 2 years

General Statement

It is the goal of ECU Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.

Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.

We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.

Share: mail

Similar Jobs

Staff Nurse III

Greenville, NC, United States
Regular

Medical Laboratory Assistant I - Pathology - Outreach

Greenville, NC, United States
Regular

New Graduate Registered Nurse (RN) Residency Program

Greenville, NC, United States
Regular

Benchmarking Data Analyst - Revenue Cycle

Greenville, NC, United States
Regular