About our unit
Since 1991, Corewell Health Butterworth Hospital has been recognized as a Level 1 trauma center by the American College of Surgeons. As West Michigan's only level 1 trauma center, our multidisciplinary teams provide collaborative, comprehensive care to our community, and the surrounding regions. Our multidisciplinary teams work rapidly to provide comprehensive care for critical injuries, with the ultimate goal of helping patients return home with restored health and function.
About Butterworth Hospital
Right in the heart of Grand Rapids, you'll find a nationally recognized hospital for patient quality and safety and the regional leader in full-service hospitals. Since 1873, we have been growing and building a reputation of excellence in care, diagnostics, treatment, prevention and education. It is the flagship hospital for Corewell Health Grand Rapids Hospitals.
Scope of work
Responsibility for coordinating the services provided by multiple disciplines within and outside the health system. Exercises independent judgment in the assessment, diagnosis initiation of selected protocols/procedures. Provides educational support for patients/significant others, health team members and the community and coordinates evaluation practices to measure outcomes of programs.
The Process Improvement Nurse is responsible to:
Identify, develop, implement, and evaluate opportunities for clinical quality improvement
Interact with clinical team through morning hand-off / rounding, direct face -to-face contact, and trauma program meeting to capture clinical data
Work collaboratively with the Trauma Medical Director (TMD), Trauma Program Manager (TPM), and other PI RNs to identify cases, prep charts, develop PI action plans
Collecting, analyzing, and reporting clinical data elements for MTQIP, eligible cases as required for participation in the MTQIP, a Blue Cross Blue Shield/ Blue Care Network of Michigan - funded Collaborative Quality Initiative (CQI)
Responsible to work collaboratively with the trauma program registry staff, clinical staff, and the trauma program manager to collect and submit reliable data to MTQIP in a timely manner
Serve in a leadership role with trauma nursing education and resident orientation
Participate in the ACS level I verification site visit
Participate in regional, state, and national trauma educational events / conferences
Participate in trauma research projects as requested
The RN in this role will work collaboratively with the Butterworth trauma team to provide leadership in process improvement to guide clinical and operational improvement for best practice trauma care.
This is a hybrid role, normally 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. However, every other week the day begins at 7:00 a.m. with an expectation of 2 days on site.
How we will care for you, while you care for our patients
Comprehensive benefits package to meet your financial, health, and work/life balance goals. Learn more here (https://careers.corewellhealth.org/us/en/benefits-new) .
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Optional identity theft protection, home and auto insurance, pet insurance
Traditional and Roth retirement options with service contribution and match savings
Bachelors in nursing Required.
Masters in nursing Preferred.
2 - 5 years of Trauma care experience (inpatient or ED) Required.
MI Registered Nurse (RN) Required.
SITE - Butterworth Hospital - 100 Michigan St - Grand Rapids
Emergency Department Trauma Center - GR
Day (United States of America)
Weekly Scheduled Hours
Hours of Work
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday to Friday
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