Senior Manager, Statewide Quality Collaboratives

Blue Shield Of California San Francisco , CA 94118

Posted 1 week ago

TheSenior Manager, Statewide Quality Collaboratives is responsible for building aStatewide Quality Collaborative for their designated clinical specialty alignedwith the overarching program vision, strategy and roadmap. These Collaborativeswill empower providers to alter delivery of care and encourage responsible andproactive physician/surgeon behavior, ultimately driving better health outcomesand lowering the cost of health care.

TheSenior Manager will be responsible for building the coordinating center fortheir designated collaborative which includes either establishing or promotingan existing registry and ensuing partner providers provide data to theseregistries to collaboratively measure and improve the standard of care. TheSenior Manager will represent Blue Shield of California and act as a neutralparty to facilitate collaboration between competitive hospitals. S/he will alsobe responsible for managing the funding for the collaborative and providerparticipation in the collaborative. S/he will partner cross functionally todevelop incentive payment programs for participating providers. Finally, s/he willhelp gain clinical and administrative support for the Collaborative andparticipating provider partners to improve their overall performance.

TheSenior Manager will report to the Director Value Partnerships and will bepart of the Statewide Quality Collaboratives program leadership team. S/he willalso hire and manage a small team to run their designated collaborative.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Design and build a statewide quality collaborative for designated specialtyaligned with overall program vision, strategy and roadmap

  • Lead designated collaborative in partnership with appointed physicianleaders

  • Provide administrative direction to coordinating center staff supportingthe collaborative

  • Ensure all aspects of data and analytics are robust and effectively supportthe program (for example, selecting/ building an appropriate data registry,ensuring data effectively flows from sites to the registry, and ensuringanalysis and insight are meaningful and support quality improvement efforts)

  • Oversee site audits and the training of site-based data abstractors

  • Recruit providers to join collaborative

  • Develop partnerships with key stakeholders in the ecosystem to supportcollaborative

  • Manage communications internally and externally with between BSC, ProviderPartners and Collaboratives Leverage cross-functional internal and externalrelationships to drive initiatives forward

  • Manage collaborative funding and funding support for Provider Partners.

  • Conduct briefings with senior leaders on progress of portfolio of work

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum Bachelor's degree; Master's degree preferred

  • Clinical background strongly preferred

  • Consulting background, or equivalent background in a highly dynamic,fast-paced environment preferred

  • Strong skills in project management and program building

  • Minimum 10 years of prior relevant experience

  • Experience managing a small team preferred

  • Technically proficient having broad background in problem solving tools.Lean, TQM, Six Sigma, Quality Improvement certification or Project Managementcertification preferred

  • Knowledge in developing and implementing company-wide, organizationaldevelopment or process improvement programs

  • Subject matter expert in sophisticated, best-practices organizationaldevelopment, process improvement or project management processes

  • Strong negotiation skills and ability to successfully interact with alllevels of management.

  • Ability to operate at a strategic business level to ensuresprojects/programs are in line with Blue Shield of California strategic goals

  • Ability to consult with all levels, including senior management internallyand externally, make recommendations, and influence decision-making

  • Ability to effectively maneuver through organizational dynamics and tailorapproach and delivery methodology to ensure optimal outcome

  • Proven ability to determine key business issues, develop effective actionplans and implement to successful conclusion

  • Ability to communicate with executive leadership regarding matters ofsignificant importance to the organization

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Senior Quality Control (Qc) Analyst

Encoded Therapeutics, Inc.

Posted Today

VIEW JOBS 3/19/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-06-17T00:00 <p>Encoded is a therapeutics company funded by world-class healthcare investors Venrock, Arch Venture Partners, Illumina Ventures, and Matrix Capital Management. At Encoded, we are combining the precision of gene regulation with the versatility of gene therapies to create breakthrough treatments for individuals living with severe genetic diseases.</p><p> We are recruiting a Senior Quality Control (QC) Analyst to join our team. This is a unique opportunity to work at the intersection of genomics and therapeutics and participate in the development of a diverse therapeutic pipeline driven by a transformative core technology. The successful candidate will work across multiple projects in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. <br></p><p><strong>Responsibilities</strong></p><p>This position is part of the Quality group at Encoded Therapeutics responsible for establishing and conducting cell-based, nucleic acid-based, protein-based, and chemistry-based assays for adeno associated viruses (AAV). The individual will execute, develop, optimize, troubleshoot, transfer, and qualify molecular, biochemical, and chemical assays. Responsibilities include:</p><ul> <li>Develop, perform, troubleshoot, and optimize AAV characterization assays including but not limited to qPCR, SDS-PAGE, Western Blot, ELISAs, infectious titer assay (TCID50), and reporter gene-based cell assays using insect or mammalian cell lines.</li> <li>Establishes and qualifies assay controls, standards, and references.</li> <li>Responsible for maintenance of cell lines used for cell-based assays.</li> <li>Maintain complete, contemporaneous, and accurate records of all work performed.</li> <li>Authors and/or reviews IQ, OQ, PQ protocols and reports.</li> <li>Ensure maintenance and calibration of equipment including controlled temperature environments, analytical equipment, pipettes, etc.</li> <li>Ensure laboratory supplies and required inventory are maintained</li> <li>Participate in assay transfer activities to external CROs and/or GMP CMOs</li> <li>Manages contract testing lab relationships: set up assay capabilities, coordinate sample shipments, obtain results, and follow up on open action items.</li> <li>Document, technically evaluate, interpret data, and trend results. Review data for quality, consistency, and accuracy.</li> <li>Write technical protocols and reports.</li> <li>Performs method transfers, method qualifications, stability testing, etc. per approved protocols.</li> <li>Author and revise standard operating procedures.</li> <li>Conducts laboratory investigations as required.</li> <li>Identifies gaps, recommends process improvements, and implements changes.</li> <li>Participates in continuous improvement projects and activities.</li> <li>Mentors new hires.</li> </ul><p><strong>Requirements</strong></p><ul> <li>Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, or other relevant disciplines in life sciences</li> <li>5+ years’ hands on experience in an assay development or QC laboratory environment</li> <li>Strong knowledge of QC testing principles and procedures in cell culture (aseptic technique), cell-based assays, qPCR, ELISA, SDS-PAGE, Western Blot.</li> <li>Knowledge of equipment protocols and requirements</li> <li>Good laboratory documentation skills and protocol writing and revision experience</li> <li>Experience with cGMP environments and audits are a plus</li> <li>Understanding of applicable regulatory requirements (21 CFR, USP, EP, ICH) is a desired.</li> <li>Strong interpersonal and communication skills; written and oral.</li> <li>Outstanding planning, organization, and multitasking skills</li> <li>Must be a team player and exhibit a willingness to meet project timelines</li> <li>Should possess experience or knowledge of a wide range of analytical instrumentation with the ability to troubleshoot and monitor system suitability trends</li> </ul><p><strong>Benefits</strong></p><ul> <li>Comprehensive benefits package, including competitive employer premium contributions</li> <li>Meaningful stock option grants</li> <li>PTO, sick time and holiday pay</li> <li>Generous Parental Leave program</li> <li>Pre-tax medical and dependent care programs</li> <li>LTD, Life and AD&amp;D</li> <li>Professional development opportunities</li> <li>Team-building events</li> <li>Fully stocked kitchen</li> </ul> <p>Encoded Therapeutics, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. Encoded is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Encoded are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, religion or belief, color, national origin, gender, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the location in which we operate. Encoded will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.</p> <p>Encoded encourages applicants of all ages. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may call us at +1 650-491-0272.</p> Encoded Therapeutics, Inc. South San Francisco CA

Senior Manager, Statewide Quality Collaboratives

Blue Shield Of California