Providence Health & Services Quality Improvement Coordinator - Advice Nursing in Beaverton, Oregon


Providence is calling a Quality Improvement Coordinator to Providence Murray Business Center in Beaverton, OR.

  • Day Shift: Monday through Friday

  • Great Team Environment

  • Benefits Start Day One

In this position, you will:

  • Have primary responsibility for directing and managing clinical improvement initiatives, ensuring regulatory compliance and promoting improved healthcare outcomes and financial efficiencies.

  • Have a detailed understanding and can skillfully use the techniques of system design, lean principals, reengineering, project management, quality improvement, outcomes measurement, statistical analysis and change management.

  • Work closely with Triage Service Center (ProvRN, ProvBH and Resource Line) to establish a vision and direction for the Quality Improvement Program within the framework of current regulation, market initiatives, existing customer needs and Providence Health & Service's (PHS) strategic plan.

  • Utilize health information technology (electronic health records, TSC software program, data repository, etc.) and resulting data that will be a major component of the Quality Improvement (QI) program.

  • Be proficient with Microsoft Office products and multiple computer applications.

  • Collaborate with all members of the healthcare team.

  • Be accountable for personal behavior and ongoing professional behavior and development.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's degree

  • 2 years of experience in quality improvement, and/or data analysis

  • Proficient computer skills: MS Office applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook

  • Demonstrated ability to work with customer/patient groups

  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) and presentation skills

  • Ability to deal effectively with a variety of people and perform in a team environment

  • Ability to multi‐task, prioritize and work under deadlines

  • Proficiency with data base software applications and data analysis

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's degree in health sciences, business, healthcare administration, health information management, or management engineering

  • Certification from a national association in quality improvement

  • Experience with project management, data capture, data mining and analysis, team facilitation, lean principals and change management

  • Progressive leadership experience

  • Experience working with SQL Experience in quality improvement, systems design, or project management in a healthcare setting

  • LEAN Certified

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Administrative (Non-Clinical)

Location: Oregon-Beaverton

Req ID: 163079