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We are actively recruiting for a Practice Transformation Specialist, who works directly with independent primary care physicians to create better practices that focus on keeping West Virginia patients healthy and at home.
The work of the Practice Transformation Specialist (PTS) includes project management within our West Virginia Health Center Accountable Care Organization (ACO) for a given group of providers whom the PTS provides on-site, as well as distance support, as providers work to complete Aledade ACO projects. This work requires frequent visits to your group of practices in order to personally assist the physicians and staff with practice transformation.
Professionals who have experience in the following roles (or similar) are very well suited for this position: Case Managers from hospital or physician practice market, office managers or office nurses from the physician practice market, ambulatory care clinic manager, home care nurses, social workers with experience in long term care or institutional facilities.
-Identify and develop suggestions for provider participant’s improvement plans and assist providers in developing, implementing, monitoring, and tracking of improvement activities.
-Utilize professional clinical and quality improvement experience and expertise to guide the project team. Work directly with ACO Coordinator to refine and maintain project-specific timelines and communicate the projected timeline to all other necessary Aledade staff that will be impacted by project activities.
-Clearly articulate and communicate to the Aledade leadership and other project team members’ areas of concern, needed tools, or barriers to achieving goals of the ACO.
-Partake in proactive communication and problem solving with the practice for efficient and effective progression of the ACO initiatives.
-Partners with the Executive Director and ACO Coordinator in identifying and supporting ACO related activities with the practices served
-Access and incorporate available resources, tools, and/or materials whenever possible to support the Aledade strategy.
-Facilitate development of a goal-oriented plan for interim monitoring of process / lead and outcome / lag measures.
-Assist in the preparation of proposals, reports, updates, and summaries for all assigned projects within designated time frames.
-Participate in sharing and learning related to Aledade ACO initiatives and other similar activities.
-Identify opportunities for improvement in the operations of the HIT Team and other processes in which team members are involved.
-Understand Resource Availability: tech, analytic, initiative and field assets for how specific savings drivers fit into big picture goals of the ACO.
-Maintain a working knowledge of other healthcare related initiatives, cooperate and encourage collaboration to share resources, tools and materials whenever possible.