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Company: RWJBH
Location: Somerset, NJ
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech


General Summary:

The Quality Improvement (QI) Coordinator will work under the direction of the Director, Quality Improvement to provide support with planning, organizing, and coordinating quality improvement activities and projects throughout the organization. The QI Coordinator will work independently as well as have responsibilities to work in collaboration with our team to support quality improvement initiatives including practice coaching, data management and reporting, health insurance incentive programs, population health management and other value-based reimbursement programs.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support the health system goals to provide quality health care to all of our patients
  • Act as a valuable resource and contact person for our practice sites
  • Assist in the communication and coordination of health insurance incentive programs
  • Work in partnership with the Director of Quality Improvement to identify and/or development resources to aid the organization with quality improvement projects
  • Represent for the Quality Improvement Department at appropriate meetings, seminars and conferences
  • Maintain and distribute routine reports to all members of our team to track progress in our quality improvement programs throughout the calendar year
  • Perform routine tasks related to health plan data management, including monitoring and maintaining data integrity
  • Prioritize, anticipate and assess quality improvement needs for our practice sites
  • Assists in the delivery of educational programs for providers and office staff
  • Acts as a bridge for information exchange between practice sites and the corporate office
  • Travels from corporate to RWJPE practice sites within New Jersey
  • Other duties as assigned

Educational and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required, college degree preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience working in healthcare setting required
  • Population Health Management and/or Care Coordination Experience preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word and PowerPoint
  • Strong multi-tasking abilities

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of basic principles related to Population Health, ACO, Care Coordination and Quality Based Payment Models
  • Knowledge of Electronic Health Record navigation
  • Demonstrates and maintains a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong ability to work independently
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse populations both internally and externally
  • Demonstrates awareness and value of cultural competence
  • Excellent writing, research, analytical and time management skills

Physical Demands:

  • Time will be divided between sitting, standing, walking and up to 65% travel to medical practices within New Jersey in personal vehicle

Working Conditions:

  • Normal office environment and conditions usual to a healthcare setting

Equal Opportunity Employer

RWJBarnabas Health is the most comprehensive health care delivery system in New Jersey, with a service area covering five million people. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville, Community Medical Center in Toms River, Jersey City Medical Center in Jersey City, Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus in Lakewood, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, RWJUH- New Brunswick, RWJUH- Somerset in Somerville, RWJUH- Hamilton, RWJUH- Rahway and Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston; three acute care children s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital (Children s Specialized Hospital), a freestanding 100-bed behavioral health center, trauma centers, a satellite emergency department, ambulatory care centers, geriatric centers, the state s largest behavioral health network, comprehensive home care and hospice programs, fitness and wellness centers, retail pharmacy services, a medical group, multi-site imaging centers and an accountable care organization.

RWJBarnabas Health Medical Group is a multispecialty group practice comprised of highly trained and experienced world class primary and specialty care physicians. RWJBarnabas Health Medical Group physicians provide compassionate and innovative cutting-edge care for people at every stage of life at easily accessible facilities conveniently located throughout New Jersey. Backed by the vast continuum of resources of RWJBarnabas Health, the largest not-for-profit integrated health care delivery system in New Jersey and one of the largest in the nation, our dedicated physicians and expertly trained supporting staff continuously strive for clinical excellence.

We offer a great work environment, competitive rates and excellent benefits, including:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision plans
  • 401 (k)
  • PTO
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Basic Life & Accidental Death Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Health Care/Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

Equal Opportunity Employer

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