Clinical Performance Analyst; 0.7FTE

Meriter Healthcare Madison, WI
Job Description

Under the direction of the Clinical Performance Manager this position is responsible for collecting, analyzing and reporting of hospital core measures and/or Registry (i.e. NSQIP, Action, GWTG) data to ensure compliance with national, regional, and/or state recognized quality patient care processes and clinical outcomes. The Clinical Performance Analyst may also facilitate the Medical Staff peer review process in collaboration with physician committee chairpersons.

Required Qualifications:

* Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

* Minimum of 3 years of hospital based clinical experience.

* Experience with electronic patient records.

* Experience with data abstraction from an electronic medical record.

* Current RN license

* Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy

* Knowledge of Microsoft Office Products.

* Demonstrated ability to exercise good judgment and function independently

* Demonstrates strong verbal and written communication skills.

* Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines

Preferred Qualifications:

* Quality Improvement education or training.

* Data abstraction for core measures or other registry.

* Experience in quality improvement, outcome measurement

* Experience with Epic either entering data or viewing patient information

* Experience as a team facilitator/coach.

* Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ)

* Knowledge of CMS/Joint Commission regulations.

* Familiarity with DRGs, ICD-10 codes, and procedure codes.

* Previous experience with spreadsheets, database and graphic software.

* Knowledge of Quality Improvement concepts and skills preferred

* Graphic presentation and analysis of data.