Assistant Director/Senior Manager, Clinical Quality Improvement in Singapore at Agency for Integrated Care

Date Posted: 7/10/2020

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Job Description

  • Provide leadership and manage Clinical Quality Improvement (CQI) projects to improve the quality of care delivered by Service Providers in the Community Care sector
  • Critically review research articles; communicate and apply significant findings to the planning of the CQI project
  • Drive and facilitate Quality Improvement (QI) projects, initiatives and workshops aimed at organisational improvement for community care providers and within AIC
  • Facilitate and guide CQI project champions in the development, planning, implementation and review of care bundle/ care path/ training plans - on-site at Nursing Homes
  • Apply and customise QI methodologies to suit the needs of the providers and to achieve the desired objectives
  • Assist in the review and development of clinical and project-based audit tools
  • Influence the sector's directors of nursing and clinical quality leads to drive improvement within their organisations and to come on board cross-sector programme.  Serve as a resource person in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of CQI project-related patient care matters
  • Collaborate with AIC QI team in facilitating CQI
  • Work with community care partners to develop nursing protocols and provide guidance on the implementation of good clinical practices.
  • Initiate and manage sector-wide events and platforms to build and sustain the quality improvement culture in the sector
  • Promote successful improvements through the creation and/or delivery of presentations, articles, conference posters, etc

Job Requirements

  • Degree in Nursing or a post-basic in Nursing-Education or Clinical sub-speciality
  • At least 8 years' experience of clinical care leadership in a ward-based setting or in a clinical quality and safety role
  • Relevant clinical experience in healthcare sector or community setting working with elderly population would be an advantage
  • Significant experience in leading or facilitating QI projects
  • Good interpersonal, communication and writing skills
  • Good project management and analytical skills