Quality and Patient Safety (QPS) Specialist

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Campus: NewYork-Presbyterian
Weill Cornell Medical Center
NYP Weill Cornell Medical Center


Quality & Patient Safety at NY’s #1 Hospital: You Can Make It Possible


Quality & Patient Safety Specialist


At NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, every day is a new opportunity to improve our quality of work. Our state-of-the-art environment inspires and supports the continuous improvement of our daily operations. And our unyielding commitment to excellence helps us remain one of the top ten hospitals in the nation (U.S.News & World Report). We’re enhancing processes for each other and optimizing outcomes for patients with an unwavering focus on quality. Join us, and become one of the people who Make It Possible.


In this role you will Provide quality and patient safety consulting, analysis, improvement facilitation and program administration services for assigned internal client groups within the Hospital.  Develop, implement, and improve programs to establish and maintain Quality and Patient Safety standards of existing products and services, as well as develop programs to focus on the care provided to patients.  Research, collect and analyze internal and external data for decision making.  Serve as subject matter expert regarding client’s quality and patient safety initiatives, significant event management, and goals in alignment with the Hospital’s strategic priorities.


Preferred Criteria

  • Master's degree in a related field
  • Clinical licensure 
  • Minimum of 3 years of project management experience
  • Trained or certified in methodologies like Six Sigma, LEAN, Green belt
  • Advanced skills with Microsoft applications including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access 
  • Excellent data analytics skills

Required Criteria 

  • Bachelor's degree 
  • Minimum of 5 years of related work experience 


#1 in New York, "America's Best Hospitals 2017-2018" - U.S.News & World Report

2017 “Best Large Workplaces in New York.” - Great Place to Work and Fortune

2017 “America’s Best Employers.” - Forbes


Discover why we're #1 in New York and a best employer at: nyp.org/careers


NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.




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