The Quality Management (QM) Coordinator helps plan, develop, implement, monitor and improve the Quality Plan of their assigned Service Line to ultimately improve the quality of care at UAMS. Working closely with their Service Line Quality Officer and Service Line Leadership, the Quality Management Coordinator works to assure that Service Line quality plans and activities are aligned with institutional priorities and that Service Line-specific gaps and opportunities are identified and addressed. The QM Coordinator facilitates performance improvement teams related to Service Line priorities and focus areas. The QM Coordinator works closely with Data Analysts who collect and compile data in support of the Service Line Plan. The QM Coordinator participates on tactical teams related to institutional priorities, as appropriate. The QM Coordinator utilizes the tools and methods of the UAMS Improvement System and helps lead formal training sessions, as appropriate. The QM Coordinator helps to ensure organizational compliance with quality reporting measures established by CMS, TJ, Vizient and other regulatory and benchmarking agencies and organizations.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving patient care and the lives of Arkansans.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary: Offered commensurate with experience
Performance Improvement Planning and Facilitation
Clinical Data Review and Analysis
Quality Management Knowledge and Expertise
Regulatory and Accreditation
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.
UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at (501) 686-6432 and let us know the nature of your request. We will only respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).