RML Specialty Hospital Quality and Safety Administrative Intern in United States
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Supports the Mission and Vision of RML Specialty Hospital by demonstrating RML's Core Values of Service, Teamwork, Accountability, Integrity, Respect and Stewardship (STARS) in all actions. Promotes a positive patient/customer experience by exemplifying the principles of the Language of Caring in all interactions with patients, families and coworkers.
Under supervision of the Chief Quality Officer, provide temporary support to the Organizational Performance Improvement (OPI) department team by facilitating clinical/operational quality and safety activities in accordance to standing operating procedures, regulatory agencies, and guidelines.
Develop and present lessons learned throughout internship demonstrating development of healthcare administration skills and real-world application of quality improvement theories and tools.
Assist in evaluating and enhancing effectiveness of organization Quality culture
Assist in the design efforts and maintenance of the OPI Intranet site
Assist with evaluating/enhancing workflow processes and employee engagement
Assist in various data collection, analysis, and report tracking efforts
Assist with reconciliation of policy and procedures with regulatory requirements
Assist in evaluation and prioritization process for strategic project selection
Identify and escalate issues appropriately
Perform other duties as assigned
Skills & Abilities
Familiar with Power Point, Word, Visio required; Data analysis experience using Excel formulas and macro builds preferred.
On a continuous basis, sit/stand at desk for prolonged periods of time for computer work, intermittently answer telephone, write or use a keyboard to communicate through written means and for data analysis, document review and development.
Walking and lifting up to 20 pounds may be required. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.
The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.