Posted: Friday, January 5, 2018 10:13 AM
Name of Location: Park North
Work Schedule: Day
Employment Type: Temporary
Monday : Friday
JOB SUMMARY 13;
The summer internship program provides current college/graduate students the opportunity to work on meaningful, project:based assignments in various non:clinical areas.
Intern responsibilities may include project management, event planning/support, logistics, data base management, research and analysis. Students typically work full time during the summer program, which runs from mid May to early August.
The Quality Intern will be responsible for supporting process improvement tasks by partnering closely with Quality leaders, Process Improvement Specialists, Clinical Data Specialists, and the Clinical Effectiveness (Guideline Development team) to assist in our Advancing One is Not Zero: Journey to Zero Serious Safety Events.
College student worrking toward an undergraduate or graduate degree in Industrial Engineering, Healthcare, Business or related field; graduate program preferred
CERTIFICATION SUMMARY 13;
:No professional certifications required 13;
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* 13;
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS and ABILITIES* 13;
:Demonstrated critical thinking and process improvement skills
:Demonstrated statistical analysis skills (clinical, operational, customer service, financial)
:Strong writing, communication, interpersonal and presentation skills
:Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
:Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook; Suite required. Access preferred
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES* 13;
:Workflow Management/ Redesign:
:Review operational processes (both clinical and Quality department) and provide input to solution design
:Shadow and observe clinical staff in support of assigned projects
:Provide current and future workflow and value:stream maps to help identify wastes, potential errors, or inefficiencies
:Data Collection Optimization:
:Assist teams with current data collection methods
:Conduct statistical analyses to support teams
:Provide support for:
:survey design and deployment
:Participate in the coordination and delivery of Lean Six Sigma education
:Participate in the coordination and facilitation of rapid process improvement workshops 13;
SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES* 13;
Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system.
Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS* 13;
Ability to lift up to 15 lbs independently not to exceed 50 lbs without assistance 13;
Bending/Stooping : Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time) 13;
Climbing : Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time) 13;
Hearing/Speaking : Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required. 13;
Lifting : Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to
• Location: Atlanta
• Post ID: 89251282 atlanta