An exciting opportunity has arisen to work to support quality improvement and clinical governance within the Women and Children's Services with a focus on Paediatrics, Gynaecology and Fertility. The post holder will be responsible for providing support to clinical staff and managers in all aspects of quality improvement and clinical governance .
You will ensure that systems and processes are in place to support a systematic approach to reporting, assessment, investigation, evaluation and management of clinical and non-clinical risk.
The post holder will support with the investigation process for serious incidents and ensure all local incidents are investigated in a timely manner, ensuring the learning is shared.
Main duties of the job
To support the Divisions response to Patient Safety Incidents, serious incidents and investigations.
Provide advice in relation to a specific specialist field (Gynaecology, Paediatrics and Fertility) the management, reporting, investigation and follow up of adverse clinical incidents to all grades of staff within the Division
To actively promote the Trust’s Incident Management Policy and procedures throughout the Division, as the basis for reporting and mitigating adverse incidents.
Working for our organisation
This is an exciting time to join the team, to support with quality improvement and clinical governance. You will work alongside the corporate functions of patient safety and audit to support the clinical teams to strengthen and develop processes to learn from incidents and share good practice. There will opportunities to develop skills in investigation techniques and human factors and to use your skills to develop ways to share learning and feedback.
Detailed job description and main responsibilities
For full duties and responsibilities please refer to the attached document entitled Job Description.