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AdventHealth Patient Safety Specialist in Palm Coast, Florida


All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

  • Mental Health Resources and Support

Our promise to you:

AdventHealth Palm Coast Parkway is our newest addition to the AdventHealth family Opening in May 2023 . Our new facility is expected to provide up to 700 new jobs in our Pam Coast community. Palm Coast Parkway will be a 100 private bed facility made up of 40 critical care patient rooms and 60 general medical or surgical rooms. Our new hospital services will include Emergency Care, Full-Service Imaging, Pharmacy, 5 operating suites, Endoscopy Suites, Outpatient Lab & Imaging, Hearth Catheterization Labs, and Chapel.

Our new campus will also include a 2-story medical office building providing services in Outpatient Orthopedic Rehab, Cardiology, Gastrointestinal, Surgical, Urology, GYN, and Pulmonary

Schedule: Full-Time

Shift : Day

The community you’ll be caring for:

AdventHealth Palm Coast Parkway

1 ADVENTHEALTH WAY, Palm Coast, 32137

The role you’ll contribute:

The Patient Safety Specialist is a qualified individual who provides direction and support for patient safety, quality improvement, and learning systems for safety culture and high reliability under the oversight of the quality leadership team. The specialist is responsible for providing a planned, systemic approach to identifying, designing, measuring and monitoring patient safety process improvement activities. The Patient Safety Specialist has a comprehensive understanding of data and analytic tools as well as health care information systems and technology with an advanced ability to apply these methodologies to extrapolate data, analyze and report in a meaningful format to inform and drive performance improvement activities.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Annually participates in the evaluation of the patient safety evaluation system to ensure a highly reliable system approach to patient safety, quality, and the journey to zero harm

  • Collaborates with local leaders to identify safety initiatives, facilitate the use of data to improve processes, and submission of patient safety evaluation system components

  • Leads performance improvement teams on local projects with a focus on reliability, regulatory compliance, and sustainability of evidence-based practices. Projects including mortality, readmission, patient safety indicators, and infection prevention.

  • Facilitates participation in patient safety performance improvement utilizing lean tools and techniques, PDSA, change management approaches and human factor re-engineering

  • Facilitates completion of annual safety culture survey

  • Leads unit culture improvement activities with department leaders and acts as a master facilitator for high reliability and just culture conversations


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • Minimum qualifications :

  • Nursing Degree

  • Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in the State of Florida

  • Preferred qualifications:

  • Six Sigma Performance Improvement Certification

  • LEAN Performance Improvement Certification

  • Team STEPPS Certification

  • Certified Professional in Patient Safety (CPPS)

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Risk Management

Organization: AdventHealth Palm Coast Parkway

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth Palm Coast Pkwy

Req ID: 22037220

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.