Quality Improvement Specialist

Devereux Newfoundland , PA 18445

Posted 1 month ago


  • Are you looking for a position working with dedicated professionals?

  • Do you place value on maintaining the highest quality standards?

  • Do you enjoy facilitating the best management and operational practices?

The QI Specialist is responsible for working closely with other members of the Quality department and the Administration team to ensure quality improvements and outcome measures. This includes but is not limited to maintaining up-to-date regulatory knowledge and Devereux best practices. Located throughout Northeast Pennsylvania, Pocono Programs and Services provide a wide array of quality programs and services to children, adolescents, and adults whose needs stem from intellectual and developmental disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, mental health disorders and challenging behaviors.

As the QI Specialist, you will :

  • Support quality management including but not limited to data analysis and reporting

  • Demonstrate and maintain an appropriate balance between operational realities and issues of program quality, effectiveness, and outcomes

  • Assists with facilitating management and training of Quality Improvement activities

  • Act as a Certified Investigator and Medication Course trainer

  • Serve as a resource person to all departments

Click here to see why we are a great place to work:http://benefits.devereux.org.

Keywords: Quality, Management, Program Improvement, Performance Improvement, Risk Management, Operations


EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in Human Services, Health Care Administration or Social Services field. Highschool diploma and additional experience is lieu of degree may be accepted.

EXPERIENCE :Minimum of one year experience in quality management within the healthcare industry. Minimum of 1 year' experience working with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, autism, and/or mental health diagnoses.

Requires broad knowledge of healthcare organizational dynamics and delivery systems, principles and practices of quality improvement and regulatory and agency standards. Must have excellent oral and written communication skills and project management skills. Requires strong data collection and analytic skills utilizing computer applications. Requries facilitation and training skills. Ability to be adaptable, flexible, and change activities quickly. Requires ability to make swift and sound decisions independently.

Posted Date 3 days ago (12/23/2021 1:03 PM)

Requisition ID 2021-21712

Category Quality Mgmt

Position Type Full-Time

Remote No

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