Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California
Help create a brighter, stronger future for the children we serve at Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California. Recognized by US News and World Report as a top pediatric hospital in the country, we are a family-centered, academic, pediatric medical center located in Sacramento, providing state-of-the-art care for children with burns, orthopedic conditions, spinal cord injuries and other pediatric subspecialties. We currently have a full-time opportunity available for a Quality Improvement Coordinator to join our Quality and Accreditation Team.
Reporting to the Manager of Quality & Accreditation, the successful candidate will assume an active role in managing and facilitating the hospital-wide Performance Improvement Program. Responsibilities include assisting with the development, implementation and evaluation of projects to improve the patient experience; facilitating problem solving and developing positive working relationships at all levels (line staff, management, executive leaders); presenting data in a clear and concise report format; collaborating with Marketing for external communication of quality excellence initiatives and metrics.
Requires healthcare experience with quality improvement or outcomes related projects; knowledge of process or performance improvement basics; experience with basic computer skills; working knowledge of Electronic Medical Record systems; and healthcare experience in a professional clinical role. Prefer a Bachelor’s degree and 1-2 years of pediatric experience.
Less than 100 miles from 16 ski resorts and a short drive from San Francisco, Lake Tahoe and the wine country, our Sacramento, CA location offers a reasonable cost-of-living, a beautiful California climate and a rich array of amenities, including a variety of museums and galleries, award winning restaurants, premier golf courses, white water rafting and so much more.
SHCNC offers a competitive salary and benefit package, including continuing education and professional development opportunities. Other considerations include free parking, team-approached interdisciplinary care, friendly environment and the satisfaction that our patients are receiving the best care available.
About Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California
As a regional pediatric medical center, the Northern California Shriners Hospital cares for children throughout the Western United States, Canada and Mexico. The hospital is a destination of choice for patients and families seeking comprehensive, compassionate care for complex medical needs that include orthopaedic conditions, spinal cord injuries, burns, scars from any cause, cleft lip, gastro-intestinal diseases, ano-rectal disorders, chest wall malformations and other surgical needs. The hospital partners with emergency air ambulances to transport critically injured children and coordinates transportation to and from the hospital for patients whose families cannot provide or afford travel. Children have the opportunity to be evaluated and treated by doctors recognized by their peers as the best of the best.