Responsible for providing advanced support to office of The Center for Professionalism and Provider Support (Center). Oversees and coordinates the Center Programs including, but not limited to mentoring, litigation support, lapses, PARS, and wellbeing. Serves an integral role in the design, implementation, operation and evaluation of these programs. Collaborates with the System Professionalism and Provider Experience Officer, Directors, leaders of the Quality and Safety Division, Human Resources, Legal Services, and Institute Leadership, to assure that programs and related activities are in place and functioning. Maintains coordination of processes to ensure a consistent and rigorous approach is executed. Additionally, ensures all programs are in full compliance with peer review standards as appropriate. Supports the delivery of exceptional provider experience system wide.
Reports directly to the Director of Center for Professionalism and Provider Support.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
*1. Coordinates, reviews, and interprets, together with the Center leadership, all processes and meetings as related to Center Programs.
*2. Coordinates and monitors the implementation of all activities of the Programs in compliance with Center implementation plans.
*3. Maintains current understanding of CPPS projects and initiatives. *4. Maintains an organized system to ensure deadlines are met and issues resolved in a timely manner. Monitors and tracks project tasks and due dates related to CPPS and other activities of the department.
*5. Assists and provides direction for the development of indicators of performance.
*6. Oversees and maintains documentation of lapses/coaching activities in designated confidential database systems, oversees the maintenance of files for the program, facilitates the production of reports as needed for leadership reviews, and as otherwise directed by Center leadership.
*7. Participates as a member for Program Committees and designated team meetings.
8. Assists to develop and implement education materials regarding Center Programs.
*9. Ensures, in conjunction with Director, that all administrative policies and procedures are current and reviewed annually. *10. Coordinates and assists with the development, revision and approval of policies, procedures and work flows related to CPPS.
*11. Participates in continuing education programs to expand knowledge of professional discipline.
12. Performs duties as required or assigned by emergency or other operational reasons for which the employee is qualified to perform.
*Denotes essential job functions.
COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
Demonstrates excellent oral and written communication skills. Demonstrates strong organization and time management skills. Demonstrates interpersonal effectiveness-the ability to work effectively with individuals and on teams, facilitating team development and project completion. Demonstrates critical thinking skills and ability to analyze data sets. Demonstrates the ability to work autonomously and be directly accountable for performance. Demonstrates the ability to work with common PC software applications including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power point. Demonstrates excellent leadership skills to facilitate conflict resolution, process improvement, program implementation and growth.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's degree required,
Minimum one year health care related experience required.
Minimum of six years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
Previous experience with medical staff peer review activities and communications preferred.
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Work is typically performed in an office environment.
Travel between sites may be required.
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