Performance Improvement Nurse - Full-time, Clinic Overhead

Pacific Northwest Region
55996 Requisition #

Adventist Health is more than an award-winning health system. We provide whole-person care to our communities and champion the greater good - from the operating room to the boardroom, we are driven by our unique passion to live God's love through health, wholeness and hope. From Oregon to Oahu, we have a calling to always do more. Now is your chance to apply your passion to our mission.

We're looking for someone to join our team as a Performance Improvement Nurse who:

Manages the data collection for submission to regulatory agency databases, as well as studies, research, or projects requiring data collection to evaluate practice patterns, interventions, outcomes, and regulatory agency compliance. Also assists with the peer review process, preparing case summaries, and timelines. Supervises staff and monitors appropriate staffing and budgets.

Essential Functions:

  • Supports nursing departments, ancillary departments and medical staff processes for designing, measuring, assessing and improving performance in accordance with the organization-wide plan for performance improvement and quality standards. Ensures accuracy, completeness, and timeliness of error correction and submission for the monthly data extraction and upload cycle.
  • Prepares aggregate trended reports for internal review.
  • Monitors the medical record validation process. Ensures all requirements are met and completed within specified timeframes.
  • Validates charts abstracted for completeness, accuracy, and timeliness in compliance with the specification manual.
  • Instructs new personnel on job duties and assignments. Contributes to and supports staff development. Completes periodic evaluations of personnel supervised. Exercises independent judgment in supervising and responsibly directing assigned personnel. Disciplines personnel, when deems appropriate, through the issuance of oral and written coaching, counseling up to and including termination.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.


You'll be successful with the following qualifications:


  • Bachelor's Degree (BSN): Preferred

Work Experience:

  • Clinical experience in a critical care setting: Preferred
  • Experience in chart audits: Preferred
  • Quality improvement experience: Preferred

Required Licenses/Certifications:

  • Nurse Practitioner (NP): Preferred
  • Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in state of practice: Required

Adventist Health is committed to the safety and wellbeing of our associates and patients. Therefore, we require that all associates receive all required vaccinations, including, but not limited to, measles, mumps, flu (based on the seasonal availability of the flu vaccine typically during October-March each year), COVID-19 vaccine (required in CA and HI) or the option of COVID-19 vaccine or weekly testing (required in OR), etc., as a condition of employment, and annually thereafter. Medical and religious exemptions may apply.

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