• Performance Improvement Specialist California

    Posted Date 5 days ago(5 days ago)
    Job ID
    2018-66825
    Program Posting
    Sacramento Valley
    Regular / Temp
    Per Diem
    Min. Exp.(Yrs)
    2
    Category
    Administrative/Clerical
    Location
    Sacramento
    Zip Code
    95833
    Official Job Title
    Performance Improvement Specialist California
    State
    California
  • Overview

    Why VITAS Healthcare and What Do They Offer Me?

    VITAS Healthcare is the nation’s leading provider of end of life care. We provide our employees opportunities for professional growth, advancement and competitive benefits. 

     

    The Performance Improvement Specialist is responsible for providing support for quality assessment and performance improvement activities which includes quality monitoring, evaluation and facilitation of performance improvement projects. Assists with education assessments and activities. Facilitates compliance with Medicare/Medicaid regulations, state licensure laws, VITAS policies, and applicable regulatory/accrediting body. Participates in company-wide quality initiatives. Assists with program-based response to medical record requests.

     

    Benefits Include

    • Competitive compensation
    • Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
    • Pre-tax healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts
    • Life insurance
    • 401(k) plan with numerous investment options and generous company match
    • Cancer and/or critical illness benefit
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Paid Time Off
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Legal Insurance
    • Roadside Assistance
    • Affinity Program

     

    Qualifications

    Qualified candidates must be credentialed and licensed (as required) health care professional preferred. Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality preferred. Knowledge of hospice operations and performance improvement concepts preferable. Experience with data collection, basic statistics and statistical measurement tools, and data analysis. Excellent interpersonal, communication and facilitation skills. Must be organized and detail oriented. Experience with spreadsheet and word processing programs.

    Education

    Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred.

    Special Instructions to Candidates

    EOE/AA
    M/F/D/V
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