BJC Careers

Quality Patient Care Associate

Saint Louis, MO
Support Services

Job Description

Job ID: 1180588
Employment Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Your Career. Made Better.

BJC HealthCare is one of the largest nonprofit health care organizations in the United States, delivering services to residents primarily in the greater St. Louis, southern Illinois and mid-Missouri regions. BJC serves patients and their families in urban, suburban and rural communities through its 15 hospitals and multiple community health locations. Services include inpatient and outpatient care, primary care, community health and wellness, workplace health, home health, community mental health, rehabilitation, long-term care and hospice.

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Role Purpose

Provides necessary clinical expertise and support to facilitate development and implementation of interventions designed to prevent adverse events and to provide best possible care.


  • Collaborates with entities and personnel to develop and improve surveillance programs for patient safety indicators.
  • Serves as an expert clinical resource to improvement teams, business units and business leaders.
  • Provides clinical expertise and support to multidisciplinary teams regarding team goals, objectives, measurement strategy and evaluation of success measures.
  • Assists with the development and implementation of interventions to reduce adverse events and provide best possible care.
  • Assists with developing teams and processes to define indicators, develop definitions, determine measurements, data sources, data warehousing and data reporting for patient safety events.

  • Minimum Requirements



  • Bachelor's Degree
  • - Healthcare related field



  • <2 years


    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information



  • 2-5 years

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


    Equal Opportunity Employer