Northeast Methodist Hospital has played a major role in the phenomenal economic growth experienced in northeast Bexar County. It is licensed for 179 beds and has been nationally recognized by Leapfrog's Hospital Safety Grade A. We offer a full array of services including 24/7 emergency care, open heart surgery, cardiac catheterizations, inpatient rehabilitation, orthopedic surgery, cancer care, intensive care and inpatient and outpatient surgeries and procedures.
Northeast Methodist Hospital is an accredited Chest Pain Center and is a Certified Stroke Center by The Joint Commission. We are recognized as an Accredited Heart Failure Center by the Healthcare Colloquium and as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission. Our hospital has received the Mission: Lifeline Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks and the Texas Award for Performance Excellence. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Northeast Methodist Hospital under Locations.
We offer you a generous benefits package including:
Medical, Dental, disability and life insurance
Flexible Spending Accounts
Paid Time Off
Employee Discount Program
Employee Stock Purchase Program
Your Role: Quality Analyst - Quality Risk and Safety
The Quality Analyst designs and distributes reports related to audits and data trends. Provides audits, summaries and analyses of trends, which may affect safety/compliance outcomes.
Develops/maintains system-wide monthly schedules, notification, tools, data collection, and report processing for: tracers, open medical record audits, critical value audits, and National Patient Safety Goal Observation audits, and any other assigned audits.
Trends and analyzes data using sound statistical tools to show areas of improvement and opportunities to improve.
Works with Function Team Leaders to review data, and take action when necessary to revise forms.
Prepares audit summaries for Senior Leadership
Prepares/updates RFI Scorecard every month for reporting to leadership.
Supports the JCAHO Compliance Update Meetings
Provides assistance to the Quality Coordinator and Infection Control Preventionist.
Understands and is committed to helping the Methodist Healthcare System and its associated
facilities achieve its goals.
Must learn and comply with System and facility safety policies and rules; must use appropriate
safety equipment and procedures at all times; must immediately report all unsafe conditions to
supervisors; must be familiar with all safety features of equipment, tools or materials
encompassed by job duties; and must check with supervisors (prior to job performance) if there
is a question as to the safe procedure to be used for any job function.
Understands the personal obligation to report any activity that appears to violate applicable laws, rules regulations or the Code of Conduct itself.
Employee completes initial and ongoing training and competencies as defined by service line, facility and department/unit which are specific to the needs of the patient population served (if applicable).