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Manager of Quality Improvement-Healthcare

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Location
Hamden, CT
Job Type
Direct Hire
Degree
Master, Bachelor of Science
Date
Jan 10, 2017
Job ID
2410557
Our Managed Care Client is seeking a Manager of Quality Improvement in its Connecticut office.  Now positioning to incorporate a great STARS program!
The Manager of Quality Improvement conducts oversight and management of Accreditation initiatives, state and regulatory quality compliance, HEDIS and quality improvement initiatives for PiPs, QiPs, QIA’s, delegation audits and external quality reviews . Applies medical knowledge and analytical skills to effectively and efficiently coordinate quality activities and improve performance metrics of organizational goals.
We would love to hear from candidates with the following education/skills/experience:
 
Candidate Education Required :

Bachelor's Degree in HealthCare, Nursing, Public Health, Health Administration or directly related degree required or equivalent work experience
Preferred:   A Master's Degree in Healthcare

Candidate Experience Required :
 
  • 5+ years of experience in directly related Quality Improvement job duties
  • 3+ years of experience in managed care
  • 1+ year of management experience, to include staff responsibilities (performance, hire/fire, etc.)
  • Excellent knowledge of JCAHO, URAC, AAAHC and NCQA standards

Preferred:
Other Experience with Medicaid/Medicare

Candidate Skills:
  • Intermediate Knowledge of community, state and federal laws and resources
  • Advanced Demonstrated written communication skills
  • Advanced Demonstrated interpersonal/verbal communication skills
  • Advanced Demonstrated analytical skills
  • Advanced Demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Intermediate Ability to work in a fast paced environment with changing priorities
  • Intermediate Ability to multi-task
  • Advanced Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from families, members, and providers
  • Advanced Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from peers and management
  • Intermediate Ability to influence internal and external constituents
  • Intermediate Ability to lead/manage others

Licenses and Certifications:

A license in one of the following is required:
  • Preferred Licensed Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Preferred Certified Professionals in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ)

Technical Skills Required:
  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel
  • Intermediate Microsoft Word
  • Intermediate Microsoft Visio
  • Intermediate Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Intermediate Microsoft Outlook
  • Intermediate Healthcare Management Systems (Generic)

Unless noted above, applicants MUST be authorized to work in the US without Visa Sponsorship. US citizens and Green Card holders ONLY. We do not provide relocation assistance for those living outside the continental US. Please only click apply if you meet the specific requirements of the job listing, you are able to work in the location listed, and are comfortable with the salary range indicated above. Thanks for your interest. We look forward to working with you.