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Providence Health & Services RN Manager Clinical Quality Improvement in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling a RN Manager Clinical Quality Improvement - Clinical Quality Improvement (1.0 FTE, Days) to Providence Office Park Portland in Portland , OR

Shift: Monday through Friday 8am - 5:30pm

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We are seeking a RN Manager Clinical Quality Improvement - Clinical Quality Improvement that will be responsible for facilitating and leading clinical improvement strategies and initiatives to achieve clinical excellence. Responsible for managing the clinical quality improvement department; is accountable for supervising and directing the work of quality improvement nurses, program managers, coordinators, and quality improvement teams and implementing resulting project solutions across PMG.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Direct oversight and management of Clinical Quality Improvement department and staff

  • Collaborate with PMG leadership in the quality planning process across Oregon, helping to identify strategic areas of focus, monitoring and reporting

  • Collaborate and coordinates with the PMG Population Health Strategies and Value Based Care programs to ensure aligned clinical quality improvement initiatives and resource optimization

  • Leverage multi-disciplinary teams to identify problems, analyze variations, and improve the complex processes and systems to enhance the quality of patient care

  • Establish ongoing monitoring and evaluation of quality using pre-determined patient outcome indicators

  • Evaluate and coordinate work around quality reports

  • Collaborate and coordinate with Providence Health Plan Quality Improvement team to identify tactics for clinical quality performance

  • Lead complex, multi-stakeholder collaborative to support improvement efforts targeted at specific populations

  • Participate in the workgroups and committees responsible for increasing efficiency and quality in patient care in OR and System Providence

  • Serve as a liaison between technical departments, PMG clinicians, PMG operations, PMG Quality Improvement, PMG nursing and PMG leadership, and PMG Clinical Quality Improvement department

  • Participate and or lead population health/quality/safety meetings in Oregon

  • Reach out to colleagues beyond Providence to share knowledge and learnings

  • Engage clinicians in adoption of clinical evidence, tools and workflows

  • Incorporate health services research methodology into quality improvement efforts when appropriate

  • Continuous learner in (1) clinical practice and evidence-based medicine and (2) tools for population health improvements including IT/Epic skills through on-line resources, training, conferences


Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing; graduated from an accredited school

  • Current unencumbered state of Oregon RN licensure

  • Five (5) years of experience working in healthcare administration/management; Demonstrated leadership ability may be substituted for supervisory experience for internal applicant

  • Demonstrated experience and success in organizational processes involving quality improvement, including change management processes

  • Three (3) years of Ambulatory Nursing clinical practice experience

  • Two (2) years of Experience in improving and maintaining clinical effectiveness and quality

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's Degree in Healthcare

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 comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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: Nurse Lead/Supervisor/Manager

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 315802