Sutter Health Quality Assurance Outcomes Coordinator in Crescent City, California

Description

Provides support and leadership in performance improvement, quality assurance, regulatory compliance, and risk management to Medical Staff, Administration, Department Managers, hospital staff.

Serves as a resource within Sutter Coast Hospital to the following publicly reported and/or mandated clinical initiatives:

  • Center of Medicare Service (CMS) Core Measures

  • JCAHO Oryx Measures

  • JCAHO Required Reviews

  • Restraint

  • Blood Usage

  • Code Blue

  • Procedural Sedation

  • Leapfrog Safety Initiatives

As a resource, assures appropriate data collection, analysis and reporting of noted measures, and communicates changes in definitions, methodology, and mandatory requirements to regional Quality Management team members.

Qualifications

Education, Licensure and Experience:

  • High School diploma required and Bachelor's degree preferred or combination of equivalent education and experience

  • Licensed Vocation Nurse preferred

  • Certified Coding Specialist preferred

  • Proficient in medical terminology

  • Two years experience in hospital setting preferred

  • Experience in data management in an acute-care health setting

  • Ability to review and abstract data from the medical record

  • Ability to work with Microsoft Office, Midas, PC Database applications, word processing, desktop publishing, and demonstrated skills in database management

Primary Location: California, North Coast, Crescent City

Organization: Sutter Coast Hospital, Crescent City, CA

Employee Status: Regular

Employee Referral Bonus: No

Benefits: No

Position Status: Non-Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Day

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday

Weekend Requirements: None

Schedule: Per Diem

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 8

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.