Healthcare Patient Safety & Quality Specialist

Location
Falls Church, Virginia, United States
Posted
Mar 22, 2018
Closes
Apr 11, 2018
Ref
J3M38F6LK6ZFZM601N1
Function
IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0023649

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.


Healthcare Patient Safety & Quality Specialist

Key Role:

Work as a hands-on adviser for clients in leadership roles in the area 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 utilization of process improvement methodologies. Conduct strategic planning and operational assessments for the client.


Basic Qualifications:

-10+ years of experience working in a hospital setting

-5+ years of experience in patient safety, quality and performance improvement, including facilitating improvement initiatives using methodologies, including lean six-sigma, FMEA, and root cause analysis.

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

-Knowledge of evidence based clinical care practices and national benchmarking

-Knowledge of Microsoft Word, including Excel, Access and Power Point

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

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

-Public Trust

-BA or BS degree in health care related field 


Additional Qualifications:

-Clinical experience, as a registered Nurse, preferred

-Project management experience, preferred

-MA or MS degree, preferred

-Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) credential or ability to obtain certification within one year


Clearance:
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Public Trust clearance is required.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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