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The Trauma Performance Improvement Coordinator (TPIC) works in collaboration with the Director of Trauma and Trauma Section Chief and is responsible for the coordination and facilitation of the Trauma Performance Improvement Program (TPIP). This encompasses all aspects of care provided by many disciplines to injured patients from the prehospital area throughout the hospitalization to discharge and recovery.
The Trauma PI Coordinator provides coordination and facilitation of performance improvement through data collection, analysis, trending and benchmarking of outcomes. S/he provides leadership in the development and implementation of quality improvement and patient safety initiatives focused on injured patients across departmental areas and represents the Trauma Service during complex root cause analysis of adverse and sentinel events.
The position requires facilitation of workgroup and team efforts associated with accreditation as a Level One Trauma Center and maintaining compliance with all requirements established by the Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Health and the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma. S/he participates in trauma registry data collection, creating and validating reports, the validity and accuracy of registry data and works closely with Carilion Clinic TSG and the designated vendor to maintain confidentiality and prevention of cyberspace piracy while troubleshooting any registry related problems.
S/he is responsible for accurate and timely submission of registry data to the Virginia State Trauma Registry (VSTR) and the National Trauma Database/TQIP . Collaborates closely with the Director of Trauma and Trauma Section Chief to ensure confidentiality in physician peer review including follow up action plans and loop closure or event resolution. Is ultimately responsible for maintaining a process for safeguarding the meaningful data that is reported to the Hospital Joint Quality Committee and the Medical Staff Peer Review Oversight Committee.
Education: Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing required. Bachelor’s degree in nursing or related field required. Master’s degree in nursing or related field preferred. Preference will be given to Registered Nurses with diverse clinical experience or experience in Quality Management or Performance Improvement
Experience: 5 years clinical nurse experience required in trauma patient care. Experience in project management related to quality initiatives or performance improvement required. Knowledge of principles of hospital quality preferred
Licensure, certification, and/or registration: License as a Registered Nurse in the state of Virginia required. Certification as a Professional in Healthcare Quality preferred. Certified Professional in Patient Safety (CPPS) preferred.
Other Minimum Qualifications: Satisfactory completion of orientation; positive interpersonal oral communication skills; self-directed and must excel in attention to detail; effective written communication skills; analytic business skills; integrity; innovation; team player; courteous; ability to resolve complaints/issues; customer-focused philosophy of service delivery; ability/ willingness to work as an integral member of a multi skilled team.
Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:
CommUNITY: Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.
Courage: Doing what’s right for our patients without question.
Commitment: Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.
Compassion: Putting heart into everything we do.
Curiosity:Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.
Requisition Number:24965 Employment Status: Full time Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital Shift: Day/Evening Shift Details: Prim. Monday-Friday with variable hours as needed Recruiter: DANA E JOHNSON Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4006 Recruiter Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
ABOUT CARILION: As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve.
Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns.
Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.
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Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.
Internal Number: 24965-en_US
About Carilion Clinic
Carilion Clinic is a not-for-profit healthcare organization based in Roanoke, Va. Through our comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services, we work together to provide quality care close to home for nearly 1 million Virginians. With an enduring commitment to the health of our region, we also seek to advance care through medical education and research, help our community stay healthy, and inspire our region to grow stronger.