Clinical Abstraction and Qi Manager (, Days)

University of Washington


A higher degree of healthcare.

All across UW Medicine, our employees collaborate to perform the highest quality work with integrity and compassion and to create a respectful, welcoming environment where every patient, family, student and colleague is valued and honored.

Join our award-winning team at UW Medical Center - Montlake. Among the top medical centers in the United States as rated by U.S. News & World Report 2019-2020 "America's Best Hospitals", UW Medical Center - Montlake prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UW Medical Center - Montlake has again earned U.S. News & World Report’s No. 1 hospital ranking in Washington State and in the Seattle metropolitan area. It is the seventh consecutive year that UW Medical Center - Montlake has achieved both distinctions.

Excellence. Exploration. Education. Become part of our team, and join our mission to make life healthier for everyone in our community.

UW Medical Center - Northwest has an outstanding opportunity for a Clinical Abstraction and QI Manager in the Center for Clinical Excellence. The Clinical Abstraction & QI Manager provides leadership and oversight of the UW Medical Centers RN Abstraction Team and oversees collection and reporting of Nursing Quality Indicators for internal and external benchmarking for both UW Medical Center - Northwest and UW Medical Center - Montlake campuses. This person reports to the UW Medical Center Associate Director of Clinical Analytics.


Full-time day shift.


Manage RN Clinical Abstraction Team ensuring timely and accurate data submissions to external registries

Facilitate education and development of the team by connecting them to internal and external resources

Work with registry vendors to understand clinical definitions and requirements

Partner with department leadership to interpret clinical registry reports and identify improvement opportunities

Engage clinical and administrative stakeholders by communicating report findings and opportunities

Promote value of the clinical abstractions team’s expertise and support their inclusion in relevant programs/committees

Oversee participation in NDNQI ensuring nursing quality indicators are submitted and accurately reflect hospital performance

Partner with Clinical Analytics team to review data sources and definitions

Follow-up on requests from Chief Nursing Officer and support bi-annual Magnet certification process


Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing or related field

Minimum 6 years of healthcare experience

Two years managing quality programs or initiatives

Familiarity with data interpretation and presentation

Professional communication skills and comfort interfacing with administrative, clinical, and executive leadership.


Current Washington State license if applicable.


Master’s Degree in healthcare-related field

Two years supervisory experience

UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, and Airlift Northwest.

Applicants considered for this position will be required to disclose if they are the subject of any substantiated findings or current investigations related to sexual misconduct at their current employment and past employment. Disclosure is required under Washington state law.

Committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, the University of Washington will honor your experiences, perspectives and unique identity. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming.

The University of Washington is a leader in environmental stewardship & sustainability, and committed to becoming climate neutral.

The University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

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