Quality Improvement Lead

Location
Yorkshire
Salary
competitive
Posted
23 Dec 2020
Closes
20 Jan 2021
Ref
RMH20727
Contact
Finegreen Consultant
Job Type
Contract
Finegreen are currently supporting a leading healthcare organisation in the appointment of a Quality Improvement Lead on an interim basis for up to 3 months.

The post will be working fully remotely.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Support the delivery of the strategic aims for the organisation;
  • Work with colleagues to develop areas for service and quality improvement; promoting the use of robust systems and processes that ensure there is continuing improvement in the delivery of quality care for patients;
  • Work in conjunction with the Heads of Nursing and support the Heads of Service to develop “quality from within”;
  • Ensure that systems and processes are in place to support a systematic approach to reporting, assessment, investigation, analysis, evaluation and management of clinical and non-clinical risk; including supporting the management of adverse incidents when they occur;
  • Expected to work alongside relevant staff to deliver a programme of work to deliver the Quality Strategy and Nursing Strategy;
  • Work as part of the quality team to ensure all risks to quality are managed in a timely way and that outcomes lead to change, drive ongoing assurance and inform improvement initiatives;
  • Promote quality improvement / quality assurance measures, act as a resource, and promote innovation, sharing of information and best practice, highlight local developments and networking opportunities;
  • Provide advice to a range of multi-professional staff particularly for the complexities of statutory requirements e.g. CQC.
A successful candidate will have:
  • Significant experience of undertaking investigations and supporting staff to embed good incident investigating practice into operational delivery;
  • Ability to challenge current thinking positively and creatively in order to develop new and improved policy and working practices;
  • Maintain a consistent, visible, high profile in clinical areas of responsibility, ensuring accessibility for patients, family, carers and staff and having a lead role in promoting improvements in the patient experience, promoting personalised care.
If you are interested in this role and have the above experience, please do send a copy of your CV in the first instance and your availability/notice period to ria.healy@finegreen.co.uk