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Corizon Health Regional Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) Registered Nurse in Baltimore, Maryland

About Corizon Health

Correctional healthcare is not just a job. It’s a calling.

By choosing a career with Corizon Health, you are choosing the opportunity to truly make a difference in the health, well-being, and future of the patients you serve. We take pride in being a pioneer provider of correctional healthcare. As a Corizon Health professional, you have access to the resources and support to enhance your skills, build a solid foundation to reach your career potential, and contribute to the care and well-being of an underserved population. There is no greater calling. Join Corizon Health today and be part of our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for overall functions of the QI process.

  • Assists each facility's QI Committee in identifying high risk, high volume, and problem prone areas for monitoring and evaluation. Prepares and submits routine and special statistical reports.

  • Assists in policy/procedure/system development, coordinates, tracks and trends QI monitoring and evaluation of topics with system wide implications.

  • Facilitates QI problem solving activities and Mortality Review especially on issues and systems wide implications.

  • Participates in major facilities' QI Committee with quarterly attendance at meetings.

  • Prepares written evaluations twice annually of overall effectiveness of QI activities for Corizon Health and administrative staff.

  • Ensures mental health record information confidentiality through appropriate release of medical record documentation.

  • Prepares and participates in inter and intra departmental in-service education programs.

  • Carries out defined standards, legal requirements and regulations of regulatory agencies, government authorities, professions and Corizon Health.

This position may require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug screening.

Experience & Requirements

  • Bachelors of Science degree in Nursing is required. Masters of Science degree in Nursing preferred.

  • Current license as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the state of Maryland.

  • At least three (3) years' experience as a Registered Nurse (RN), at least one (1) year experience in a role, and thorough knowledge of Quality Improvement.

  • One (1) year healthcare continuous quality improvement experience or certification in Lean and Lean Six Sigma in healthcare is a plus.

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ID 2019-4591

Job Locations US-MD-Baltimore

Category Nursing & Nursing Assistant

Position Type Regular Full-time

Shift / Schedule Weekday Day

Location ID 91219