RN Quality Coordinator - Emergency Room in San Antonio, Texas, United States
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Methodist Hospital

RN Quality Coordinator - Emergency Room

San Antonio, TX, United States
Full-time  No Weekends 
Category: Nursing - Professional • Job ID: 02531-108942

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SHIFT: No Weekends
SCHEDULE: Full-time


Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our Quality/Emergency Room department. Submit your application today!
 

Benefits: 

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment program . We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

 

Seeking a RN Quality Program Coordinator for the ED to join our team who will be responsible for performing concurrent and retrospective review of patient records in order to evaluate/report on compliance of core measure performance, risk audits, and premium credit. Interacts with physicians, nursing, and ancillary staff to develop audit tools to evaluate trends which affect safety/compliance outcomes. The Quality/Risk Nurse must be knowledgeable on Federal, State, and TJC Standards and must use their clinical expertise to drive quality/risk improvement processes within the Emergency Department. The Quality/Risk Nurse will play a key role assisting the Director with addressing grievances and incident reports pertaining to care provided within the Emergency Department. 

 
What you will do in this role:  
  • Maintains an accurate knowledge base of the Core Measures and the outcomes to be achieved. Ensures compliance of all staff and physicians.
  • Performs all risk audits within the Emergency Department. This includes (but not limited to) Sullivan audits, triage accuracy, and reassessment audits.
  • Will assist the Director to manage and update all performance measures related to the ED Dashboard, e-Mar scanning, and T-System.
  • Will be responsible for assisting the Director with the patient grievance process. This includes investigating the issues, designing action plans, and formal communications in a timely manner.
  • Will assist the Director to review/research and respond to Meditech patient and non-patient incident reports. This will include investigating the issues and responding in a timely manner.
  • Ensures that EMTALA logs are complete, up-to-date- and accurate on a daily basis.

 

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Qualifications

Education: 
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing or accredited medical school. Bachelor’s degree preferred. 

Experience: 

  • Minimum 2 years of emergency medicine clinical experience.


Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications. Qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your application today and help us raise the bar in patient care!

      

Methodist Hospital opened in 1963 as the first hospital in the now internationally acclaimed South Texas Medical Center. With over 800 beds, Methodist Hospital offers a broad range of specialties including cardiology, oncology, bone marrow transplants, emergency medicine, neurosciences, maternity care, gynecology and orthopedics. We are proud to be the largest provider of the lifesaving ECMO Program in San Antonio, are home to the largest robotics program in the world, and our Adult Blood Cancer and Stem Cell Transplant unit has become the first program to receive FACT Accreditation in North America.

 

As the flagship hospital, and most comprehensive medical care facility of Methodist Healthcare, we appreciate the support and recognition we receive from the community. We’ve recently been named the No.1 Best Regional Hospital by the U.S. News and World Report for 2019-20. We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality of care possible for our patients, which is proven by our consecutive Grade A Leapfrog Hospital Safety scores. In addition, Methodist Hospital not only received a Primary Stroke Center designation from The Joint Commission, but has also received a Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification from DNV GL Healthcare, designating the facility as offering the most advanced stroke treatment available in a given geographic area. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital under Locations.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

 

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