Application of clinical knowledge and experience to develop and support the infrastructure necessary for Quality Management Services activities within Mayo Clinic Rochester. The RN Quality Specialist supports the medical center in analyzing current practice patterns, identifying areas for improvement and developing methods to help implement and evaluate improvement changes. The RN Quality Specialist serves as a resource and provides system support to department/divisions and institutional staff in the areas of practice analysis and improvement. The RN Quality Specialist provides facilitation, data collection and reporting of quality improvement activities. The Specialist serves as a resource for education and training regarding quality improvement, accreditation standards, internal process improvements, and external regulatory requirements (i.e. JCAHO, CMS, ICSI, etc.)
Qualifications Current Minnesota RN license (or ability to obtain/transfer)Â with a baccalaureate degree in nursing required. Masters preparation and/or advanced course work beneficial. Minimum of 5 years clinical experience. Must be willing to obtain advanced training and/or certification as the quality improvement environment requires. Ambulatory care experience helpful. Demonstrated leadership qualities with exceptional oral and written communication skills required. Must be self-motivated and able to work independently without close supervision. Must also possess the ability to work well with others in a creative and challenging work environment. Current driver's license essential as routine travel will be required within the region or to external meetings. Knowledge of the Mayo Health System is beneficial. Basic computer knowledge and skills required. Knowledge and experience with continuous improvement concepts required.
Exemption status Exempt
Compensation Detail Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.Â The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2469.60, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible Yes
Hours / Pay period 80
Site description Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).
Internal Number: 32085001_19451616
About Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic is a not-for-profit worldwide leader in patient care, research and education. Working collaboratively and driven by patient needs, more than 55,000 dedicated professionals — across six states and in every medical and surgical specialty — provide solutions and hope to people from all walks of lifeWorking at Mayo Clinic is making a difference. It's providing the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of patients first. At Mayo Clinic, you'll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism and mutual respect — and most importantly, a life-changing career.