NYU Langone is one of the nation's premier academic medical centers that includes five hospitals (Tisch Hospital, Rusk Rehabilitation, Hospital for Joint Diseases, Hassenfeld Children's Hospital of New York, and NYU Lutheran Medical Center) and more than 200 ambulatory locations across the New York metropolitan area. It also includes NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. Our trifold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved daily through an integrated academic culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education, and research. Learn more about NYU Langone.
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Quality Improvement Project Coordinator.
In this role, the successful candidate under the close supervision of the Director, the Quality Improvement Project Coordinator assist with the promotion of a culture of quality and safety throughout NYU Langone Medical Center, including internally-generated projects, and projects required by external regulatory and other entities.
- Participate in and assist management with clinical quality performance measurement and improvement activities in the Department of Clinical Quality and Effectiveness.
- Assist with the management of interdepartmental and inter-organizational projects under the supervision of department management.
- Draft and maintain project plans and documentation of project progress and milestones using standardized project management tools, in accordance with departmental and organizational guidelines.
- Coordinate project meetings using project plans to meet key deadlines and ensure progress on the project.
- Provides support to departmental leadership as needed, including taking minutes in meetings.
- Build and promote positive working relationships with all stakeholders, internal and external.
- Coordinate project communication with impacted areas across the enterprise and partnered organizations.
- Generate internal quality performance reports as requested by department management.
To qualify you must have a Bachelors Degree. Familiarity with clinical information, including diagnostic coding and clinical databases. Familiar with the tools and techniques of quality performance measurement: measure design; data sources; data management; data analysis; graphic display of results. Familiar with Microsoft Office suite, including proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access. Excellent written and oral communication skills for a variety of audiences.
RN license is a plus. Bachelors Degree in pertinent field (clinical informatics; information management; biostatistics; epidemiology; public health; health care administration; nursing; or similar field). Skills in performance improvement, time/change management a plus. Familiar with other database and analytic tools a plus.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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