Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Quality and Patient Safety Manager in Kent


Job Purpose:

The Quality & Patient Safety Facilitator will report to the Quality & Patient Safety Manager and will assist in the planning and implementation of a strategic framework for continuous patient safety improvement, through performance improvement priorities focusing on process and systems within and across the organisation.

They will provide support to the Quality and Patient Safety Manager in delivering the patient safety and quality agenda.

Providing guidance in the monitoring of the Trusts compliance with the Serious Incident Framework, ensuring an accurate log is held of all trust-wide Serious Incidents, High Level Investigations and Never Events.

The post holder will be expected to have good knowledge in the Serious Incident (SI) process.

The role requires supporting the Quality and Patient Safety with knowledge and experience in the field of patient safety, providing advice across the organisation on all matters related to patient safety.



Key Responsibilities:

The post holder will be required to work collaboratively with staff of all grades across the organisation to ensure the SI process is managed as per the SI Framework including the following:

, Actively promote, develop and secure a patient safety culture by improving the knowledge and understanding of managers and staff through effective training and staff engagement programmes.
, Ensure effective procedures are in place for the reporting and investigation of all serious incidents and significant events, including near misses.
, Ensure that all serious incidents are reported onto STEIS in a timely and effective manner that complies with lead commissioner requirements thus reducing the likelihood of financial penalties being imposed on the Trust.
, Ensure that Duty of Candour procedures are undertaken in accordance to Trust policy with respect to serious incidents and those incidents that do not met the serious incident criteria.
, Ensure the submission of high quality investigation reports, which include SMART action plans, to Trust commissioners within pre-defined timeframes.

Applicants should be confident in their own abilities and keen learners in order to fulfil the role to the best of your ability.

If this sounds like you, and if you want to discuss the role further then please contact Matt at Service Care Solutions Ltd on 01772 208963, or alternatively send an updated CV to Matt.clarke@servicecare.org.uk
The Benefits of Service Care Solutions:
, £250 training allowance
, Excellent pay rates
, Exceptional referral bonuses
, Specialist's Non-Medical Non Clinical consultants offering single point of contact
, Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
, Nationwide provider of staff to cover over 40 different NHS trust and private organisations
, DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.