Job Description

Job ID: 1188312
Employment Status: Full-Time
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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

The Clinical Sepsis Program Manager is responsible for leading, in partnership with system champions, the development and management of the multidisciplinary system sepsis team, to improve sepsis quality and outcomes across BJC Healthcare. This role will understand trends in best-practice sepsis care locally, regionally, and nationally, and will position BJC Healthcare to align with evolving best-practice care.


  • Manages system sepsis portfolio of work. Work with system and hospital sepsis champions to identify high-priority issues and performance improvement opportunities for system sepsis team efforts.
  • Monitor key performance indicators and quality metrics relevant to sepsis across the continuum of care and identify trends and opportunities for performance improvement.
  • Lead efforts to standardize order sets and clinical pathways/guidelines and improve documentation, in partnership with system and hospital-based clinical champions, CIS, CDI, and Epic1.
  • Collaborate with hospital-based sepsis teams to ensure dissemination and implementation of evidence-based sepsis care practices, quality reporting, and improvement methodology agreed upon by the system sepsis team.
  • Participate in development and delivery of oral and written communication to the system sepsis team and other relevant BJC HealthCare stakeholders.

  • Minimum Requirements



  • Master's Degree


  • 5-10 years

    Licenses & Certifications

  • RN

  • 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