Quality Specialist

Sacramento, CA

Job Description

Independently performs quality functions within the Quality Department of a Care Center or office. Coordinates projects resulting in continuous quality improvement and process improvement. Supports the maintenance of a strong quality program, measured processes and reported outcomes.
  • Coordinates assigned quality and process improvement activities which may include accreditation support, process improvement projects, quality studies, CQI (continuous quality improvement) process training for staff, prevention program coordination, monitoring of performance guarantees, and CAPs and customer related quality initiatives.
  • Conducts quality control reviews.
  • Summarizes findings and prepare reports on findings.  
  • Conducts analyses of data findings for quality and process improvement and assists in report preparation for internal and external customers.   


General Job Information


Quality Specialist



Job Family

Quality Group


United States of America

FLSA Status

United States of America (Exempt)

Recruiting Start Date


Date Requisition Created


Work Experience



Bachelors: Healthcare

License and Certifications - Required

License and Certifications - Preferred

Other Job Requirements


  • 1-3 years of quality improvement and auditing or related in healthcare field.
  • Knowledge of healthcare quality improvement processes and performance measurement.
  • Attention to detail and ability to work efficiently to meet deadlines and timelines.
  • High degree of organization required.
  • Expertise in data management, data analysis, reporting word processing, and project management skills.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, VISIO and MS Project.

Magellan Health Services is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Tobacco-free workplace. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. Every employee must understand, comply and attest to the security responsibilities and security controls unique to their position.

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