Job Opportunities at New River Health
Quality Improvement Specialist
About New River Health Association
New River Health Association was formed in 1978 as a non-profit corporation with a board of directors made up of local citizens and healthcare consumers. The NRHA's mission is to promote the health, human and economic development, and well-being of individuals and our community through caring and competent health services, education, creativity, and teamwork.
Facilitates Quality Improvement Program and assists with care management initiatives. Attends workshops and training relevant to the position. Applicants must be a graduate of an accredited LPN program, current WV license, Board Certification in the appropriate area(s), and knowledge of professional medical theory, practice and care to administer and evaluate patient care.
Quality Improvement Responsibilities:
Performs and assists with audit reports as needed
Revises individual report formats as needed based on Committee recommendations
Reports QI data trends to care teams, Chief Medical Officer, Associate Medical Director, and Operations/Nursing Officer for further analysis and planning
Manages PDCA (Plan, Do, Check, Act) process with care teams and reports outcomes to the Clinical Provider Group and the QI Committee
Will work floor in the capacity as a licensed nurse to work with care teams reviewing work flow and systems to improve quality.
Attends monthly NRHA Operational or clinical meetings as directed by CMO
Assists with training and staff development as requested
Reviews electronic medical records as requested by the Chief Medical Officer, such as provider organizers, providers’ schedules, past medical histories and labs
Assists the CMO with developing, updating and distributing clinical instruction and implementation of QI initiatives
Care Management Responsibilities:
Participates in NRHA care management initiatives
Monitors quality indicators required for each care management program and reports trends to the QI Committee
Oversees an assigned list of Care Management patients
Copy of job description is available upon request.
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