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The Assistant Director performance improvement will assist QM and OMD leadership with the identification, investigation, analysis, trending and recognition of performance improvement projects that result from adverse event / near miss cases.  Proficient in the ability to examine systematic processes that underscore events and explore the shared accountability between human error and system design/collaboration.  Implement sustainable corrective actions and monitor effects of change.  Provide PI support and education to QM staff as it relates to process improvement.  Will perform other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience:
Bachelor's Degree required, Master's preferred.Five years experience required. 

Must be a Registered Nurse, Physician's Assistant , Nurse Practitioner or MD with related licenses.
CPHQ or CPPS certification preferred.

Must be able to use a personal computer and proficient in the use of Microsoft Office (focus on Word and Excel). Statistical process control software (preferred), PI experience (Lean, Six Sigma, PDSA cycles)
Organized project management skills and utilize researched tools to present project initiatives and PI analysis.  (can use industry standard tools)

Statistical control analysis; proficient in varied statistical design databases.

3-5 years in working in clinical setting, and experience with use of PI tools and their applicability in the health care setting.


Department: Quality Management Bargaining Unit: Non Union Campus: MOSES  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 55 East Gun Hill Road, Bronx
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: 8:30 AM-5 PM Req ID: 108081 


Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 



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