Stony Brook University Quality Measurement Data Manager in Stony Brook, New York

Quality Measurement Data Manager

Description

Position Summary

The Quality Measurement Data Manager will be responsible for data capture and quality improvement activities related to various external quality reporting requirements. The primary focus of these quality registries is to improve outcomes for patients receiving care at Stony Brook University Hospital.

Duties of a Quality Measurement Data Manager may include the following but are not limited to:

  • Continually analyze new and revised specifications for assigned quality registries and develop a comprehensive understanding of reporting requirements.Ensure compliance with various payer and regulatory agency requirements.Educate Quality Measurement & Analytics (QMA), Quality Improvement (QI), relevant clinical staff, Information Technology (IT), and Clinical Transformation regarding potential impact on workflow requirements.

  • Perform gap analysis to identify registry data elements not currently captured in the legal medical record.Participate in and/or manage collaborative projects withIT and relevant clinical staff to develop mechanisms for capturing these data.

  • Perform hybrid medical record review of cases, validation, outlier cases drill-down, and other clinical data capture activities as necessary to support external quality reporting and quality improvement activities. Continually take steps to ensure the accuracy of all data captured for registries.

  • Provide guidance to relevant clinical staff regarding areas of variance with guidelines as demonstrated by the registries.This includes accessing standard reports as well as preparation of basic custom reports.

  • Provide guidance and support on clinical topics to other QMA personnel, QI, and other analytical and clinical departments.

  • Generate ad-hoc reports and perform ad-hoc responsibilities as deemed appropriate by Supervisor.

  • Maintain awareness of institutional quality priorities and work collaboratively with colleagues in QMA, the Division, IT, clinical and ancillary services, and hospital leadership to accomplish organizational goals.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications: Registered Nurse, physician assistant, or other clinical care provider with three or more years nursing/clinical experience. Project management skills and the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with diverse populations of healthcare workers is critical. Basic computer skills including spreadsheet, word processing, and presentations are also required. Demonstrated ability to grow and adapt in a changing environment. Superior organization skills, detail oriented, and ability to be persistent and follow through.

Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in nursing or other advanced clinical education. Clinical chart review and abstraction experience and ability. Intermediate experience with Excel. Prior experience with health care quality reporting and/or interpreting health care regulatory/accreditation requirements. Skill in presenting information to a variety of audiences. Experience in collaborative design of electronic health record components. Relevant experience may be considered in lieu of these qualifications.

Special Notes: Stony Brook Medicine is a smoke free environment. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises.

All Hospital positions are subject to changes in pass days and shifts as necessary. This position may require the wearing of respiratory protection, which may prohibit the wearing of facial hair.

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation. Prior to start date, the selected candidate must meet the following requirements: Successfully complete pre-employment physical examination and obtain medical clearance from Stony Brook Medicine's Employee Health Services (The hiring department will be responsible for any fee incurred for examination), submit (3) written references, and provide a copy of any required New York State license(s)/certificate(s). Please be advised that failure to comply with any of the above requirements could result in a delayed start date and/or revocation of the employment offer.

The best ideas in medicine start with the best people. At Stony Brook Medicine, our highest calling is to put the power of ideas to work in our patients’ lives. Stony Brook Medicine integrates and elevates all of our health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. Stony Brook Medicine is Long Island’s premier academic medical center. With 603 beds, we serve as the region’s only tertiary care center and Level 1 Trauma Center, and are home to the Stony Brook Heart Institute, Stony Brook Cancer Center, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, Stony Brook Neurosciences Institute, and Stony Brook Digestive Disorders Institute. We also encompass Suffolk County’s only Level 4 Regional Perinatal Center, state-designated AIDS Center, state-designated Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program, state-designated Burn Center, the Christopher Pendergast ALS Center of Excellence, and Kidney Transplant Center. It is home of the nation’s first Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Center.

Stony Brook University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. We are committed to the creation of a diverse and inclusive campus climate. We encourage protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, women and minorities to apply.

This function/position has been designated as “essential.” This means that when the Hospital is faced with an institutional emergency, employees in such positions may be required to remain at their work location or to report to work to protect, recover, and continue operations at Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook University Hospital and related facilities.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov .

IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE UNIVERSITY HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 632-6161 OR THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 444-4700. IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TITLE II CRIME AWARENESS AND SECURITY ACT, A COPY OF OUR CRIME STATISTICS IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY CALLING (631) 632-6350. IT CAN ALSO BE VIEWED ON-LINE AT THE UNIVERSITY POLICE WEBSITE AT http://www.stonybrook.edu/police

Job Field: Administrative & Professional (non-Clinical)

Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook

Official Job Title: TH Staff Associate

Department/Hiring Area: Quality Measurement & Analytics

Stony Brook University Hospital

Schedule: Full-time

Pass Days: Day Shift

Posting Start Date: Jan 7, 2019

Posting End Date: Feb 6, 2019, 11:59:00 PM

Salary: Commensurate with Experience

Salary Grade: SL4

Req ID: 1803996