Quality Improvement Coordinator

Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 157271-1A
Date Posted: Sep 5, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

Lahey Health is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

The Quality Improvement Coordinator serves as a resource for a clinical interdisciplinary team to facilitate and support quality improvement efforts and compliance with regulatory requirements. Analyzes documentation to ensure OASIS accuracy and care plan integration. Monitors clinical processes and outcomes and partners with Clinical Manager to identify opportunities for improvement. Acts as liaison between the business and clinical departments to resolve billing issues. Participates in other Quality Improvement activities as assigned.Full-time, 40 hour per week, day shift position

 

Minimum Qualifications:

 

Education, Licensure, Certification & Registration:

  • Graduate from an accredited program in Nursing or Physical Therapy,
  • Must have an active Massachusetts license in Nursing or Physical Therapy
  • BSN or related degree preferred.
  • COS-C certification preferred or attain within 1 year of employment

Experience:

  • Minimum of two years as a field clinician in a certified home health agency.
  • Quality Improvement experience desired.
  • Coding experience a plus.

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of federal and state regulations pertinent to home health.
  • Strong assessment skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to mentor and educate clinical home care staff both onsite with patients and in the office setting.
  • Organizational and problem solving skills.
  • Well-developed written and communication skills.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Team Player.

 

Benefits offered for any hours over 20 per week
  • Voluntary Insurance choices for Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life, Auto and Home, and Pet Insurance available
  • Lahey Outpatient Pharmacy Benefits
  • 403B
  • Paid Time OFF or (PTO)
  • Tuition Assistance for 24 hours or more per week after 12 months of employment

 

 

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.