JFK Memorial Hospital has provided medical care to residents in the Coachella Valley since 1966. A group of physicians, including Dr. Reynaldo Carreon, founded the hospital and today one of JFKï¿½s cross streets is named in his honor.
Originally called Indio Community Hospital, JFK has grown to a 145-bed acute-care hospital that is part of Tenet Healthcare California. It offers a variety of services, including:
ï¿½Emergency care 24/7
ï¿½Orthopedic and joint replacement services using emerging technology
ï¿½Maternity care and pediatric services
ï¿½Ambulatory surgery center
ï¿½Outpatient Rehabilitation Center
QA & Patient Liason Coordinator
Under the direction of the Director of Clinical Quality Improvement (DCQI), the Quality Coordinator/Patient Liaison is responsible to coordinate the administrative needs of the Quality Management department's day-to-day activities and is a supportive role to the DCQI.
Key function areas include but are not limited to:
Prepares letters to patients in a timely manner.
Follows the policy regarding Grievances and Complaints.
Gathers information from Department Directors/Mangers when a complaint/grievance is received in a timely manner.
Works professionally and provides timely information to the Risk Manager and Hospital attorneys.
Schedules meetings and depositions with the hospital attorneys and staff.
Quality Council Preparation of Meeting, Minutes and Reports:
Sends out meeting notices and reporting schedulers to members of the committee in a timely manner in order to achieve the mandated time frames of receiving all information into the Quality Council packet.
Quality Council minutes are accurate and reflect the meeting discussion.
Minutes, agenda and packet is completed in a timely manner prior to the meeting.
Support to DCQI, Quality Staff and Directors:
Provides training to all directors on the occurrence reporting system.
Readily available and willing to assist with Local, State, Federal and The Joint Commission surveys logistics.
Supports the Risk Managers with all risk management activities.
Prepares CDPH Plan-of-Corrections in the correct format, gathers appropriate signatures and faxes and/or mails the information in a timely manner.
Greets all guests and visitors to the Quality Department.
Schedules the QM conference room.
Prepares meeting rooms for webinars and/or conference calls.
EasyID form creations and revisions for all departments.
Ability to read and write.
Bachelor's degree preferred.
3-5 years experience in office management.
One-year hospital QM/RM experience preferred.
Excellent computer skills including data base management, Microsoft office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
Primary Location: Indio, California
Facility: John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905026914
About John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.