At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced through major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As the teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Department of Pediatrics and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
The Department of Pediatrics Quality Program at BCH supports a multidisciplinary culture of clinical excellence and continuous quality improvement in the 14 clinical divisions of the Department. The QIC provides expertise and management for initiatives that seek to improve the care we provide to patients.
This Quality Improvement Consultant - Pediatrics will be responsible for:
Consulting, educating and professionally supporting for Hospital-wide and departmental quality improvement programs, projects and initiatives.
Educating and advising on methods, tools and techniques for monitoring and assessing quality of care and compliance with accreditation and regulatory requirements.
Providing support for implementation and evaluation of hospital and unit/department based programs and serving as program manager for system wide projects.
Designing and administering customer surveys and analyzing, interpreting and presenting results.
Developing agendas, implementation plans, quality dashboards, proposals and other relevant materials to support project teams.
Organizing and coordinating team meetings and update divisional leadership on current performance and discuss new QI initiatives.
To qualify, you must have:
Master's degree in Public Health, Healthcare Management or a closely related field and two (2) years of data management experience in a clinical setting is required.
Equivalent combinations of education and experience in data management may substitute.
Knowledge of basic QI tools and control charts preferred.
Ability to use a variety of improvement and redesign tools and techniques such as process mapping, root cause analysis, design and prototyping, rapid cycle testing and change management.
The analytical skills to resolve complex problems requiring the use of scientific, mathematical, or technical principles and in-depth, experienced-based knowledge.
This position is eligible for an Employee Referral Bonus.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including an affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
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About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.