Performance Improvement Specialist
Posted on: September 16, 2021
We Are Hiring:
Performance Improvement Specialist - Total
Quality Management 003 - Full-Time,Day - St Thomas Midtown Hospital
Schedule: Monday - Friday; 8:00am - 5:00pm.
Some remote potential locally and travel across the Middle TN
The Performance Improvement Specialist will
be supporting 100+ clinics across Middle Tennessee within
a variety of different specialties. Candidates should be
willing to travel locally around Middle TN and will be spending a
lot of time in the clinics initially setting up proper PI
infrastructure and culture. The Performance Improvement Specialist
should possess the ability to build strong
multidisciplinary team relationships with nurses, medical
assistants, physicians, mid levels, etc. Ideal candidates will
possess 1 year of health care experience and 3 years of
relative experience - 5 years of experience is strongly
preferred. Candidates should also possess industrial
engineering experience and have LEAN/Six sigma
training. Interested candidates please apply!
What You Will Do:
Facilitate with the development and
definition of ideas that will improve the organization.
What You Will Need:
- Evaluate departments and services in an effort to define best
practices and encourage positive and progressive change.
Remain current on healthcare trends and advances.
- Define financial, operational, and clinical data necessary for
evaluating change initiatives. Identify steps, tools, and
training necessary to implement a process or structural
- Oversee functioning of assigned projects/project teams and for
collaborating with executive leadership to access necessary
resources. Manage resources, process and quality assurance of
projects within scope of responsibility.
- Develop and update the ongoing management plan. Monitor and
ensure that detailed project plans, reporting mechanisms,
issue resolution processes, and communications are timely and meet
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required.
- 3 years of experience preferred.
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team:
of the largest health systems in the state, we offer rewarding
careers across eight hospitals, in addition to a comprehensive
network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics
and rehabilitation facilities. We employ more than 8,000 associates
and serve a 68-county area. As we continue to grow, we need
compassionate caregivers to join us on our journey and to help
influence care across our hospitals. We provide our associates with
the support needed to re-energize, engage and experience the joy of
caring for our patients. If you are looking for a rewarding career
in healthcare, we invite you to apply today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 160,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team
Ascension Saint Thomas is an equal
opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all
associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion,
national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical
or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other
legally protected status.
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