Healthcare Patient Safety and Quality Specialist in Falls Church, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 7/6/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0031801

Healthcare Patient Safety and Quality Specialist

Key Role:

Work as a hands-on adviser for clients in leadership roles in the areas of patient safety and quality assurance. Lead projects and initiatives and act as a subject matter expert for project teams. Provide analysis, interpretation, and visualization of patient safety and quality data, causal analysis processes, and use of process improvement methodologies. Conduct strategic planning and operational assessments for the client.

Basic Qualifications:

-8+ years of experience with working in a hospital setting

-5+ years of experience with patient safety and quality and performance improvement, including facilitating improvement initiatives using methodologies, such as Lean Six Sigma, FMEA, and root cause analysis

-Knowledge of data analysis and tools to display data, including control charts and Tableau software

-Knowledge of evidence-based clinical care practices and national benchmarking

-Knowledge of Microsoft Word, including Excel, Access, and PowerPoint

-Ability to lead and facilitate effective teams, including realizing favorable outcomes and performance

-Ability to support multiple initiatives, balance resources, and time them concurrently to meet iterative requirements and changing priorities

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience as a registered clinical nurse preferred

-Experience with project management preferred
-Public Trust clearance
-MA or MS degree preferred

-Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) Credential or ability to obtain within one year of hire

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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