AboutHealth is a strategic alignment among eight of Wisconsin's top-performing health care organizations, making high quality, efficient care accessible to approximately 90 percent of Wisconsinites and their neighbors in parts of Illinois, Iowa, Michigan and Minnesota. The network members are Aspirus, Aurora Health Care, Bellin Health, Gundersen Health System, Marshfield Clinic Health System, ProHealth Care, ThedaCare and UW Health. The members have the same electronic health record platforms, and offer patients access to 47 hospitals and more than 7,000 providers.
The Quality Specialist is responsible for coordinating the implementation of the AboutHealth Quality & Efficiency work plan. The Specialist has a detailed understanding of improvement techniques to accomplish the project objectives. The Specialist uses performance improvement practices, uses project planning and management methods to implement changes; measures the extent of improvement achieved; converts data into useable information; facilitates group and team work; and assures that improvement activities are documented and reported. Promotes collaboration with the AboutHealth members and acts as an agent of change for the various improvement efforts.
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor Degree in Health Sciences or Nursing, Business or Healthcare Administration, Health Information Management or Management Engineering.
3 years of experience in health care improvement or formally leading change in health care.
Possess a working knowledge of project management and Improvement methodologies and tools
Demonstrated proficient skills in Microsoft Office Products (i.e. Word, Excel and PowerPoint is required)
Experience creating graphical displays such as run charts and the use of Flowcharts
Excellent organization and prioritization skills
High level written and verbal communication skills
Experience facilitating large groups for a common purpose
This position will require travel to member organizations or to various meetings. Approximately 20% travel.
If you have any questions, please contact Jen Vandenberg at (920) 707-7362
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