Gaylord Specialty Healthcare is a premier 137-bed, long-term acute and chronic care hospital located in Wallingford, Connecticut. We provide a continuum of care including inpatient and outpatient physical rehabilitation and complex medical care. Our programs include spinal cord injury, brain injury, stroke, ventilator weaning, respiratory management, transitional living, neurological rehabilitation, and hand therapy, amongst others.
We currently have a full-time career opportunity available for a Quality and Risk Management Coordinator. This individual performs data analysis as well as facilitating data collection and presentation to promote quality, safety and performance improvement; provides support for quality by managing quality initiative teams; is actively involved in the focus on improving safety; is responsible for the Risk Management occurrence database and data analysis; and is actively involved in ongoing preparation and response to licensing and accrediting bodies.
*Bachelor's degree in a related field of study and 2-4 years of related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience in a healthcare related field required. Master's degree preferred.
*Quality Control or Quality Assurance experience essential
*Experience working in a clinical capacity preferred
*Ability to develop and conduct training programs necessary
*High level of proficiency with Microsoft Office, including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel needed
*Proficiency in the use of statistical software programs required
*Ability to organize and facilitate cross-functional work teams as they examine the underlying causes contributing to non-conforming performance critical
WORK SCHEDULE: Full-time, Monday – Friday, days
A competitive salary and comprehensive benefits are offered. For more information and to apply on-line, please visit our website at www.gaylord.org, search #2017-0104.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer