Quality Manager

Sacramento, CA

Job Description

Responsible for assigned areas of quality within a specified unit of a SBU. Implements assigned quality program components. Interfaces with customers and regulatory entities. May have accreditation responsibilities based on contract requirements.
  • Manages day-to-day quality activities ensuring program and procedures support company goals for service, quality, and cost effectiveness as well as compliance with contract, federal and state requirements. Activities and projects may include:
  • Interfacing with customers on quality programs.
  • Conducts training sessions on Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) processes.
  • Coordinates quality initiatives.
  • Coordinates satisfaction survey and follow-up.
  • Coordinates Advisory Groups.
  • Tracks adverse incidents and Quality of Care concerns.
  • Monitors performance measures.
  • Supports provider profiling.
  • Audits for quality control.
  • Conducts quality studies and manages quality improvement projects.
  • Prepares customer and site reports with assistance from Reporting and Analytics team.
  • Participates on quality committees to ensure quality issues are taken to the committee and recommendations are made, by the committee, in a timely manner. Makes recommendations to the Committee for improving plan operations based on data from performance indicators, QI studies, and quality activities.
  • Serves as liaison with assigned departments to ensure quality projects are integrated within operations.
  • Conducts internal audits of charts and clinical/service procedures for quality purposes.
  • Prefer experience with ISO 9001


General Job Information


Quality Manager



Job Family

Quality Group


United States of America

FLSA Status

United States of America (Exempt)

Recruiting Start Date


Date Requisition Created


Work Experience

Healthcare, Quality


Bachelors: Healthcare (Required), Masters: Behavioral Health

License and Certifications - Required

License and Certifications - Preferred

LSW - Licensed Social Worker - Care Mgmt

Other Job Requirements


  • 5+ years of healthcare quality improvement experience.
  • Knowledge of quality improvement processes and performance measurement.
  • Demonstrated skills in project management.
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Expertise in word processing and data management software.
  • Managed behavioral health and accreditation processes.
  • Knowledge of accreditation standards related to the book of business.

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