Clinical Outcomes Specialist

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Dallas, TX US
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Area of Interest:
Health Information Management
Job Type:
Full Time
Texas Health Organization for Physicians

Schedule - DAYS - 8A-5P

Min. Education required: Bachelor’s degree in health related area, social service, business or public health

Min. Experience required: 1 year experience in healthcare related field performing or supporting outpatient related care delivery processes or other health information technology

This position implements the THPG internal monitoring program, which is population health based and works to improve patient outcomes through monitoring, analysis and trending based on accountable metrics and evidence based guidelines. THPG internal monitoring supports individual providers and practices in meeting Quality performance indicators that aid in achieving NCQA Individual and Practice Level recognitions, Accountable Care contract requirements and internal provider quality incentives.

Compile and distribute timely internal monitoring reports and follow up with clinics to review/develop meaningful action plans.

Gather and analyze appropriate data from various sources, make recommendations and develop reports and supporting documentation describing trending in data/opportunities for improvement, root cause analysis, benchmarking and/or evaluation.

Perform and manage tasks in all phases of internal monitoring process including data collection, data tracking and data analysis to evaluate opportunities for improvement. Utilize the FOCUS PDSA method.

Provide ongoing support, onsite practice training, change management facilitation (including but not limited to process mapping, root cause analysis and action planning) and any additional support needed by THPG clinics in order to meet quality performance metrics.

Implement integration plan of multicultural health initiatives into THPG

Skills required:
Microsoft Office Suite 2010 or newer; Intermediate to advance Excel, EPIC, Allscripts, Next Gen EMR’s
Knowledge of industry standards including but not limited to NCQA, CMS, NQF, and AHRQ

Knowledge of performance improvement process change facilitations and synergy principles

Quality statistical methods and analysis; Six Sigma, Lean or PDSA focus

Possess strong analytic and technical skills with the ability to translate complicated data into useable information as well as identify and assess problems

Organizational and time management skills to manage multiple priorities and respond to changing priorities

Excellent verbal and written communication skills; outstanding interpersonal skills; the ability to relate positively with individuals at all levels both internally and externally

Accountable for delivering high quality work with a commitment to service excellence

Individuals in the position are expected to perform various duties throughout the day and are expected to ‘switch gears’ between various duties and multi-task based on priorities and customer exceptions (executive level, management level, and staff level)

They will utilize critical thinking and problem solving skills to facilitate change management and performance improvement internally and externally with customers

Entity Information:
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and the largest in North Texas in terms of patients served.
Texas Health has 25 acute-care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with the system. It has more than 3,800 licensed beds, more than 21,100 employees of fully-owned/operated facilities plus 1,400 employees of consolidated joint ventures, and counts more than 5,500 physicians with active staff privileges at its hospitals.
At Texas Health, we strive to create an atmosphere of respect, integrity, compassion and excellence for all who come in contact with us, be they patients or our employees. We are committed to diversity in our workforce, and our mission to serve spreads across ethnic, cultural, economic and generational boundaries.  We invite you to join us in furthering your career through our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.
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