Clinical Quality Consultant
The clinical quality consultant manages and implements a variety of clinical quality assurance and improvement activities including quality of care investigations and interventions, medical record reviews, and accreditation/regulation compliance activities. In addition, this position acts as a consultant to other departments engaged in quality improvement activities, with a particular focus on the medical services and provider relations areas. The clinical quality consultant may also work with key players in the health care delivery system, including other plans, state agencies, and provider groups, to develop and implement improvement strategies across the system.
- BS/BA degree in nursing and current Vermont RN license required. Masters in health services research, public health or public administration desired.
- Knowledge of quality improvement methods and concepts, including NCQA and URAC standards, desired.
- Knowledge of Vermont health care community and clinical protocol for preventive, chronic, and acute care required.
- Project management experience, strong PC skills, including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.