Patient Safety and Quality Advisor

Allina Health

Allina Health

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Quality Assurance
Minneapolis, MN, USA
Posted on Saturday, January 20, 2024

Number of Job Openings Available:


Date Posted:

January 19, 2024


16002235 Quality Safety & Accreditation


Day (United States of America)

Shift Length:

8 hour shift

Hours Per Week:


Union Contract:


Weekend Rotation:


Job Summary:

Provides advisory support in continuous performance improvement initiatives and regulatory requirements. Develops strategies. Leads regulatory readiness, supports external surveys and responds to agencies. Serves as a resource systemwide.

Key Position Details:

  • No Weekends M-F Days 8-Hour Shift
  • Hybrid Role
  • Benefit Eligible
  • Flexible Start Times

Job Description:

Principle Responsibilities

  • Monitors quality and patient safety.
    • Creates and manages quality performance data.
    • Conducts investigations and facilitates interdisciplinary reviews.
    • Oversees reviews in partnership with team members.
    • Coordinates projects.
  • Guides and trains.
    • Advises, trains and provides direction.
    • Attends and contributes on committees and with teams.
    • Develops strategies.
  • Serves as an advisor for accreditation and regulatory requirements.
    • Leads regulatory readiness.
    • Supports annual external surveys and responds to agencies.
    • Consults and provides recommendations.
  • Leads projects and performance improvement initiatives.
    • Collaborates to identify opportunities.
    • Measures and analyzes data to formulate recommendations.
    • Implements and monitors plans.
    • Serves as resource systemwide.
    • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor's degree in Health Care, Nursing, Process and Performance Improvement, Project Management or other related field required
  • 7+ years experience in quality improvement or 5 to 7 years experience in health care, project management, performance improvement, quality improvement, patient safety
  • 2 to 5 years experience in electronic medical records, internet navigation and research, Microsoft Office Suite
  • Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) within 180 Days or Health Care Quality and Management Certification (HCQM) within 180 Days


  • 2 to 5 years experience in project management, performance improvement principles, medical staff quality, hospital credentialing, regulatory standards preferred
  • Master's degree preferred

Physical Demands
Lifting weight Up to 10 lbs. occasionally, negligible weight frequently

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