Quality RN - Boscobel, WI

Gundersen Health System Boscobel, WI
Note: this position will be at Gundersen Boscobel Area Hospital & Clinics in Boscobel, WI.

This is a full-time position working days, Monday - Friday.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Assist Quality Director with organizational quality improvement efforts and tasks including, but not limited to, data abstraction and policy maintenance. Will coordinate all activities of Gundersen Boscobel Area Hospital and Clinic related to infection prevention and employee health.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Assists with mandatory quality initiatives and reporting ie, RWHC, CMS, Core Measures, and WHA initiatives.

2. Assists in collecting, analyzing and displaying clinical and nonclinical data related to performance excellence, performance improvement and patient safety; assists in preparing and publishing performance scorecards/dashboards.

3. Converts data into useable information (identify the data necessary to establish the baseline and measure the change, data gathering, presentation, and interpretation, and analysis. Includes descriptive statistical analysis).

4. Assists in providing education and support to leaders and managers to ensure regulatory standard compliance.

5. Responsible for the identification, investigation, reporting, prevention and control of infections among patients and personnel.

6. Chair of the Infection Prevention Committee and by authority of the Infection Prevention Committee, she/he may institute collection of cultures and initiate appropriate isolation precautions.

7. Other duties as may be necessary to fulfill the responsibilities of this position.

QUALIFICATIONS:

* Associates Degree in Nursing with BSN preferred.