Quality Data Coordinator

  • Sutter Health
  • Sacramento, CA
  • Aug 26, 2020
Full time Health Care

Job Description

**Position Overview:** Serves as an expert resource within Sutter Health related to the following publicly reported and/or mandated clinical initiatives may include but not limited to the following: Center of Medicare Service (CMS) Core Measures for stroke TJC Oryx Measures CHART (California Hospital Assessment Reporting) Measures TJC Required Reviews •Restraint •Blood Usage •Code Blue •Procedural Sedation Leapfrog Safety Initiatives Data regulations and requirements for stroke certification by the Joint Commission or other certified agency. Get With the Guidelines Stroke Registry. As an expert resource, assures appropriate data collection, analysis and reporting of noted measures, and communicates changes in definitions, methodology, and mandatory requirements to regional Quality Management and/or stroke team members. **Qualifications:** **Education/Certification/Licensure:** Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Health Services Administration, Health Information Administration, or a related health care field is required, or demonstrated related equivalent education / experience.. Medical terminology and anatomy and physiology is required. Accredited Record Technician (ART) , Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) preferred. **Required Experience:** + In some affiliates, may require significant experience in data management in an acute-care health setting. + Must be proficient in database creation maintenance and report writing. + May need experience in computer science is required. + Must have the ability to interface clinical interpretation with technical capabilities. + May be required to have experience in statistical process control techniques. + Ability to review and abstract data from the medical record. + May be required to have the ability to work with including but not limited to Microsoft Office, Midas, Word Processing(, PC focus, Med Series 4, Quality Edge, Soft Med, PC database applications, desktop publishing and demonstrated skills in database management is required + May be required to be proficient in data abstraction and reporting **Skills and Knowledge (intermediate level):** + May be required to have knowledge of database management and application and use of automated systems + Some affiliates may require experience with PC-based systems including Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and PC Focus is required. + Knowledge of health care systems is required. + Knowledge of medical terminology, data abstraction principles and guidelines, and may require statistical methodologies in certain affiliates. + Basic math and clerical skills including word processing and effective communication (oral and written). + Regulations regarding confidentiality and release of medical information and maintenance of effective work flow systems. + Must have the ability to organize multiple projects, bridge clinical management concepts with technical/systems capabilities and produce professional, interpretable, accountable reports. + Must be self-directed and work independently to prioritize work activities. + Ability to work with highly confidential information in a professional manner is required. + Database management, medical record review for data abstraction. + Excellent verbal and written communication skills. + English writing and editing skills. + Excellent customer service skills. + Excellent problem solving skills. This list of job elements, responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, or conditions is not comprehensive, but is merely the most descriptive of the current job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, staff changes, workload, or technical development). **Organization:** Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento **Employee Status:** Regular **Benefits:** No **Position Status:** Non-Exempt **Union:** No **Job Shift:** Variable **Shift Hours:** 8 Hour Shift **Days of the Week Scheduled:** Varied Days **Weekend Requirements:** None **Schedule:** Per Diem **Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period:** Per Diem All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.