The Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation seeks an enthusiastic nurse with performance improvement (PI) experience to advance trauma PI efforts throughout the Commonwealth. The ideal candidate will have expertise in education and a passion for supporting hospitals in optimizing their trauma PI programs. A knowledge of data analysis and PTSF software will be essential in order to guide the ongoing development of PTSF’s central PI database and provide analytical expertise on PI initiatives.
PTSF offers excellent benefits including the opportunity for remote work and professional growth both statewide and nationally. Join our team of passionate professionals as we build a more inclusive trauma system.
The Manager of Trauma Performance Improvement oversees organization-wide efforts to implement and evaluate a data-driven Trauma Performance Improvement Program throughout Pennsylvania. This position facilitates hospital based and statewide performance improvement activities and works with partnering organizations to use multiple sources of data to advance quality, timeliness and efficiency of care for injured patients.
Interested applicants must have:
Baccalaureate nursing degree
Working knowledge of performance improvement methodology
Experience in trauma center/trauma system performance improvement and/or educating new and existing trauma centers on methods of optimizing care and operations
Working knowledge of trauma registry and performance improvement databases
A minimum of three years clinical experience, and two years performance improvement experience
Experience with current methodologies for capturing and identifying metrics of key performance indicators
Knowledge of implementing and evaluating performance improvement initiatives
Project management and organizational skills
Demonstrated interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
Strong analytic and problem-solving skills
Excellent customer service skills
Proficient use of standard word processing/spreadsheet software packages
Availability for overnight, work-related travel
Valid PA driver’s license
Preferred requirements include:
Master’s degree in Nursing, Epidemiology, Health Care Administration, Public Health or related field of study
Working knowledge/familiarity with COLLECTOR™ Trauma Registry and Outcomes™ software