Senior Quality Specialist (Healthcare)
San Diego CA 92108
Job DescriptionServes as a member of the quality team at the national, regional or unit level. Coordinates projects resulting in continuous quality improvement and process improvement. Supports the maintenance of a strong quality program, measured processes including HEDIS (where applicable) and reported outcomes.
- Serves as QI specialist for the quality program with the goal to meet customer requirements
and performance guarantees. Duties include coordinating Quality/ Accreditation/Delegated
initiatives and project plans, monitoring and execution to meet timely deliverables.
- Provides direct interventions with members and providers to address gaps in care.
- Develops, in collaboration with the customer and communication department, informational
and training materials for providers and members.
- Coordinates with any vendors outreach and interventions.
- Prepares status reports on activities and outcomes of interventions and activities.
- Consults and trains staff on measurement specifications.
- Provide assistance as needed in data maximization efforts through coordination with the
company's Central HEDIS team.
- Coordinates CQI (continuous quality improvement) processes and studies related to
- Provides interface with customers, National Quality/Clinical and CCOE staff for HEDIS
planning, reporting and program enhancements.
General Job Information
TitleSenior Quality Specialist (Healthcare)
Job FamilyQuality Group
CountryUnited States of America
FLSA StatusUnited States of America (Exempt)
Recruiting Start Date4/4/2019
Date Requisition Created4/4/2019
EducationBachelors: Healthcare (Required), Masters: Healthcare
License and Certifications - Required
License and Certifications - PreferredRN - Registered Nurse, State and/or Compact State Licensure - Care Mgmt
Other Job Requirements
Responsibilities-Knowledge of HEDIS/meaurement specifications, accreditation standards and quality improvement processes. -Attention to detail and able to work efficiently to meet deadlines and timelines. -High degree of organization required. -Excellent verbal and written skills and the ability to enter data accurately into spread sheets and prepare professional looking documents and reports.
-Expertise in data management, data analysis, reporting word processing, and project management skills.
-Licensed behavioral health clinician
-MA in health care or related field.
-Experience in Lean Six Sigma.3-5 years quality improvement/HEDIS related experience
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