At the Everett Clinic, a DaVita Medical Group, our purpose is simple - do the right thing - for our patients and each other. The philosophy allows us to recruit the best talent and enjoy a reputation as one of the most innovative and high-quality healthcare providers in the country.Some say we are a medical group, but we like to think we're a large family. Our team cares about our patients and each other. We offer the best in quality care, advanced technologies and quality facilities.Our Core Values:We do what is right for each patient.We provide an enriching and supportive workplace.Our team focuses on value: service, quality & cost.The Everett Clinic offers competitive salary, excellent benefits including a retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement, paid time off, health insurance, flexible work schedules and professional growth opportunities. Work with the best. Join our Team.Overview: Under general supervision, responsible for quality and process improvement initiatives, including program development related to patient quality/process improvement initiatives and associated education for the whole clinic including the Ambulatory Surgery Center.Schedule: Average 40 hours per week. Monday - Friday.Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Note that these requirements are representative, but not all-inclusive, of the knowledge, skill, and ability required to perform this job.Knowledge: Knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Outlook, email and internet. Experience in effective change management. Working knowledge of statistical techniquesSkills: Excellent written and oral communication skills. Effective project management skills. Strong organizational and time management skills.Abilities: Able to prepare and facilitate presentations/ discussions. Analytical and problem-solving capability to solve issues independently as well as work with teams collaboratively to close gaps and fix system issues Able to understand, apply and coach leaders and teams on progressive lean methodologies, tools and leadership principles that help build reliable methods and standard work. Able to facilitate improvement work utilizing rapid process improvement, A3.Education: Graduation from an accredited Nursing program (RN) required. Bachelor's degree preferred from an accredited institution. College level course work in statistical analysis is desirable. Masters in nursing, healthcare administration, business administration preferred. Experience: Minimum of five years of related healthcare experience preferably in a leadership role. Proven-track record of successful project management. Direct involvement in efforts to improve systems/ processes, preferred. Experience with training and coaching of teams. Experience in application of lean principles, methods and tools with leadership and teams preferred.Certificate/License: Washington State Registered Nurse license required. CPHQ Certification (Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality, and/or CSP Certification (Certified Safety Professional) preferred. QI RN Consultants will be supported in learning lean process focusing on key competencies of Rapid Process Improvement, A3 and DMS.DaVita Medical Group is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. As such, DaVita Medical Group makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.DaVita Medical Group will consider qualified applicants who have criminal histories in a manner consistent with the law.
Associated topics: ambulatory, cardiothoracic, care unit, ccu, coronary, domiciliary, intensive care, psychiatric, registered nurse, staff nurse