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RN QUALITY NURSE

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University HealthCare Alliance
Oakland, CA

RN QUALITY NURSE

Oakland, CA

University HealthCare Alliance (UHA) has a new opportunity for a RN Quality Nurse. This position will be based in our Affinity Operating Division offices in Oakland, CA. University HealthCare Alliance is a medical foundation partnered with Stanford Health Care and Stanford Medicine.  UHA was formed with a mission to provide excellent medical care through exceptional access and service in communities around the Bay Area, and a vision to heal humanity through science and compassion, one patient at a time

The RN Quality Nurse serves as the primary quality clinician with oversite of UHA population health initiatives. He/she serves as the lead clinician to develop a population health program to proactively manage chronic disease for defined UHA populations.

Key Responsibilities of this role:

    • Communicates with patients and their relatives to explain diagnostic and therapeutic measures related to condition; provides instruction; and promotes participation in patient care

 

    • Collaborates with clinic staff to develop informational/educational materials appropriate for the patient population; develops, plans and evaluates workshops, staff training/orientation and conferences; and assesses learning needs of patient populations and develops curriculum accordingly

 

    • Works in partnership with UHA Quality Project Manager and Quality Analyst to define populations; identifies gaps in care from Epic generated reports; and develops approach to outreach to identified patients and clinicians where appropriate

 

    • Works with Director of Clinical Quality and physician leaders to develop Epic bulk outreach program

 

    • Partners with UHA Manager of Quality Reporting and Analytics for HEDIS audit serving as a subject matter expert on HEDIS measure specifications

 

    • Manages information utilizing appropriate manual or electronic systems; maintains confidentiality and documents clinical information accurately and completely and within specified time; and designs systems for data collection to be used for clinical or operations performance measurements

 

    • Maximizes productivity by focusing on goals, purpose and priorities; completes written reports and projects within appropriate time frames; reviews tasks; and sets priorities and revises plans for effective time management

 

Job Qualifications:

    • RN License

 

    • Bachelor’s degree

 

    • Minimum of 5 years of ambulatory, performance improvement experience

 

    • HEDIS experience

 

    • Demonstrated ability to implement new programs/projects with focus on continuous process improvement across multiple projects at multiple sites concurrently

 

    • Familiarity with comparative databases and statistical methodology preferred

 

    • Knowledge of HEDIS measures and their accompanying specifications highly preferred

 

 

Please apply online using link provided:

https://uhahealth.igreentree.com/CSS_External/CSSPage_Referred.ASP?Req=UHA-11304

For more information, please visit http://universityhealthcarealliance.org/

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status or on the basis of disability.

 

 

 

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