The Patient Safety Program Analyst is the primary analyst and expert for our event reporting system: Patient safety intelligence (PSI). Duties include assuring data accuracy, maintaining an accurate user list, running scheduled and ad hoc queries, distributing reports in a timely manner, conducting training sessions, and being a key liaison with Vizient. The incumbent is also responsible for monitoring data submissions from PSI to our patient safety organization and for reporting and performing data queries of the databases as requested. In addition the incumbent has responsibilities for project management in the patient safety program including task force/special project management and providing support for completion of action items identified through the root cause analysis evaluations. The Data Analysist works closely with the Patient Safety Manager, Quality Management staff and provides data support for PSI data to the management at OHSU.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm