Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Quality Improvement Proj Mgr.
In this role, the successful candidate Under limited supervision of the Director, the Quality Improvement Project Manager actively manages and promotes a culture of quality and safety throughout NYU Langone Medical Center, including internally-generated projects, and projects required by external regulatory and other entities
Serve as a representative of the department at internal and external project workgroups and stakeholder meetings.
Act as a professional role model and lead to other project coordinators, and may oversee their day-to-day activities
In collaboration with NYULMC Information Technology staff, assure that applicable interfaces with other pertinent interfaces are established and maintained.
Develop internal quality performance measures and regular reports, to support departmental and organizational improvement goals.
Assure timely and accurate data submission to regulatory and external quality performance measurement registries
Manage project communication with impacted areas across the enterprise and partnered organizations.
Build and promote positive working relationships with all stakeholders, internal and external
Provides support to departmental leadership on special projects
Manage project meetings using project plans to meet key deadlines and ensure progress on the project.
Assemble and maintain project plans and documentation of project progress and tracking key milestones using standardized project management tools, in accordance with departmental and organizational guidelines.
Lead interdepartmental and inter-organizational projects as determined by Departmental leadership.
Participate in and act as a lead in clinical quality performance measurement and improvement activities in the Department of Clinical Quality and Effectiveness.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a Bachelors Degree in pertinent field (clinical informatics; information management; biostatistics; epidemiology; public health; health care administration; nursing; or similar field) with at least 3 years of relevant experience, or the equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with structured medical record review and abstraction, including evidence of superior abstraction reliability. Experience in leading and managing multidisciplinary teams, working with professionals with a variety of skills and backgrounds. Proven ability to design and lead complex quality performance measurement and improvement initiatives. Facility with the tools and techniques of quality performance measurement: measure design; data sources; data management; data analysis; graphic display of results. Familiarity with clinical information, including diagnostic coding and clinical databases. Facility with Microsoft Office suite, including proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access. Familiarity with other database and analytic tools a plus. Excellent written and oral communication skills for a variety of audiences.
Preferred Qualifications: RN with three years of clinical experience. Advanced facilitation skills in performance improvement, time/change management a plus.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
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About NYU Langone Health
NYU Langone Health, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.nyulangone.org.