Manager, Quality Management, CHOICE
Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation s largest not-for-profit community-based health system. VNSNY provides a comprehensive array of home- and community-based programs, including health plans, tailored to the needs of high-risk, vulnerable New Yorkers, improving their quality of life. Each day, more than 18,000 VNSNY employees including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, dieticians, other allied professionals, and paraprofessionals deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to more than 35,000 patients, helping them to live the best lives possible.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Manages the day-to-day Quality Management functions for all VNSNY CHOICE products including assignment of tasks and supervision of Quality Improvement (QI) Specialists. Identifies opportunities for performance improvement initiatives for all products and integrates activities for all products to ensure efficiency and effectiveness. Assists in the identification of QI project topics and coordinates and collaborates with staff on project management and achievement of goals. Assists with the development of methods and criteria for assessing, measuring and evaluating quality of care, care management services, regulatory compliance and performance of subcontractors to meet program objectives and contractual compliance. Ensures compliance with regulatory requirements for all products. Works under general direction.
Licensure: Valid driver's license or NYS Non-Driver photo ID card, may be required as determined by operational/regional needs.
Education: Bachelor's degree in Science, Health Care, or a related field or the equivalent work experience required. Master's Degree in Health Care or related field preferred.
Experience: Minimum of five years experience in clinical quality improvement and measurement required. Minimum of three years supervisory experience required. Proficient in knowledge of health care delivery systems and patient care required. Effective oral/written communication, presentation skills required. Proficiency in the field of training and staff development preferred.
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