Job Title: Clinical Quality Analyst | Quality Strategy | Multi-City
Department : Quality Strategy
Job Schedule: Full Time
Hours Per Shift: Other
Responsible for maintaining participation and/or coordination, consultation and technical support of data systems, including but not limited to: centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the Joint Commission (TJC), and other various registries based on clinical diagnosis. Although direct patient care is not part of this job role, understanding clinical presentations of disease processes across the age spectrum is necessary.
Develops and implements processes to collect, monitor, analyze and report quality improvement and safety information consistent with internal and external needs. Contributes to the development of the health quality plan for Sanford. Coordinates and facilitates work on assigned quality improvement goals related to the overall quality initiative.
Facilitates quality improvement activities within assigned department and setting including implementation of improvement strategies. Stimulates problem solving and innovation. Coordinate peer review activities within assigned departments.
Analyzes patient records to identify potential variances from desired clinical outcomes. Designs and provides education on quality improvement topics as needed. Provides consultation on quality improvement and accreditation.
Compares key metrics against benchmarks and goals so as to keep pace with improvement opportunities. Applies key aspects of continuous improvement processes and evaluates impact on quality.
Analyzes policy and standards documentation and ensures organizational compliance. Advises others in analyzing and synthesizing relevant data and assessing alternatives. Tracks document management's existing issues and best practices.
Responds to day-to-day operational priorities while still making progress on project work. Redesigns or enhances business processes to meet regulatory requirements. Participates in projects to gather data for needs analysis.
Initiates partnerships that could increase the organization's capabilities. Detects and summarizes patterns in data and findings by producing simple reports. Demonstrates the value and necessity of linking tactical plans to overall strategic plan. Coordinates the necessary resources for managing efficient and effective projects within the program.
Hours for this full time position will typically be Monday
Appropriate education level required in accordance with state clinical licensure. Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred. Graduate from a nationally accredited nursing program preferred, including, but not limited to, Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), and National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA).
Minimum of three years clinical background in specialty required. Microsoft Office applications experience preferred.
Obtains and subsequently maintains an unencumbered professional clinical license with the applicable state board, accrediting body, and/or national registry as required for department needs and specialty focus area(s). If an Registered Nurse, holds an unencumbered RN license with the State Board of Nursing where the practice of nursing is occurring and/or possess multistate licensure if in a Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) state. Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific competencies and certifications.
Maintain any additional department specific competencies and certifications. Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) preferred.
About Sanford Health:
At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.
Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.
We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.
In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.
We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.
We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.
The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.
We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.
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Job Function: Quality and Risk Management
Job Schedule: Full Time
Req Number: WD09162