Director Nursing Outcomes Improvement Inova Alexandria Hospital
Coordinates and manages innovation in clinical nursing practice to include Magnet program initiatives, nursing care delivery model education and operations, professional certification programs, nursing recognition programs and Nursing Leadership Development programs to include the implementation and evaluation of these programs and initiatives. Participates in OU level process and performance quality improvement activities (patient flow, nursing quality improvement initiatives) with substantial focus on driving top decile performance in patient safety and quality. Collaborates with all members of the nursing leadership team and service line leadership teams for various programmatic initiatives related to patient quality, safety and outcomes. Provides leadership and support for the hospital shared decision making council structure and participates directly as appropriate to insure the viability and efficacy of the program. Serves as the OU CNO representative to the shared governance team. Serves as a coach and role model for the chairs of the various nursing councils and works to ensure successful council follow-up and follow-through. Works with peers to ensures optimal utilization of department resources through participation in planning and budgeting processes for both known and material capital. Develops and implements systems and practices that achieve defined objectives, in internal and external benchmarking activities, and in monitoring, analysis and resolution of budget and productivity variances within areas and scope of responsibility Serves as the primary point of contact for the integration and analysis of nursing data related to quality, outcomes, patient safety, engagement, morale and Magnet recognition.
Internal Number: 45443BR
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