Clinical Quality Improvement Specialist

Responsibilities
Play an important role in the delivery of world-class patient care. Grow your career while advancing clinical excellence. Leverage your BSN and extensive experience to make a life-changing difference within the community. At UCLA Health, UCan do all this and more.

We're looking for a nurse leader to serve as a content expert, performance improvement facilitator, educator, and consultant as you define and drive vital quality improvement and safety initiatives. As a key leadership team member, you'll collaborate with physician and nursing leadership, residents, clinical staff, and administrative / operational staff in order to achieve the best outcomes and patient experience. You will be responsible for data and event monitoring, peer review coordination, facilitation of QI efforts (including Lean methodologies), and educating provider teams. This position may also involve leading system-wide quality initiatives that impact multiple hospitals, service lines and clinical areas. Your expertise will be essential in ensuring we remain an organization with an uncompromising focus on patient safety and outcomes.Qualifications

To qualify, you must have a BSN, current RN licensure and:
* A minimum of three years of direct patient care/clinical experience
* Two years of experience in quality/patient safety strongly preferred
* Computer proficiency with EHR, Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint
* National Certification preferred

UCLA Health is a world-renowned health system with four award-winning hospitals and dozens of primary care practices, specialty practices, urgent care centers and other ancillary locations throughout metro Los Angeles. Through the efforts of our outstanding people, we have become Los Angeles' trusted provider of exceptional, compassionate patient care. If you're looking to experience greater challenge and fulfillment in your career, UCan at UCLA Health.

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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