Quality Improvement Specialist

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Job Details:
Position Title: Quality Improvement Specialist
Employment Status: Full Time  
Location: Greeley, Colorado 
Position #: 3229
Salary Range: $21.01/hr. - $29.46/hr. 

The base compensation represents the entry point of the range. Actual salaries will vary and may be above the starting range based on factors including but not limited to location, experience, education, and licensure. Salary placements generally occur between the starting wage and the midpoint of the salary range. 

Our Vision - Where Hope Begins and Change is Possible

Program:

 The Quality Improvement and Compliance Network, staff assist with supporting the operational and clinical aspects of North Range Behavioral Health.  This position requires the use of independent judgment, originality, and the application of support, technical, and human relation skills as they relate to process improvement activities and data/reports to meet quality and compliance-related requirements. Assists the team with maintaining and monitoring quality improvement systems and clinical documentation standards across the organization.  Will assist in improvements as needed. Staff assists the Quality/Compliance Network with project tasks and assignments. Reports results to oversight bodies as directed.

Quality Improvement is the foundational component utilized in the evaluation of behavioral health services within North Range Behavioral Health. The philosophy is embedded in practice by adopting quality assistance and a user-friendly approach that emphasizes teamwork, collaboration, and systemic changes. The outcome of quality is to provide customers with a wide array of quality, cost-effective, and efficient services that improve the health, safety, and wellbeing of individuals within the community.

Position Summary:
With a Customer First and Compassionate approach, Office Associates will:

  • Participate as a key team member by assisting with deadline management, scheduling needs, and preparation for audits and major projects.
  • Assist with quality improvement (QI) projects for programs and internal departments and with external regulatory entities and maintain proficient documentation of QI activities.
  • Participate in quality control functions following specific guidelines and procedures; develop and/or coordinate information necessary to perform crucial audits requested by internal and external constituencies; contribute to plans of correction or change.
  • Provide results of chart reviews, program analysis results,      and other criteria identified as requested.
  • Support other departments with documentation standards.
  • In collaboration with others, be familiar with organization-wide initiatives to develop an outcomes management process to monitor program-specific quality measures.

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in human services, social sciences, business, or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Experience:

  • 2 years of experience in a clinical setting or working with data and report writing
  • Process improvement experience preferred 
  • Experience working in highly collaborative and data-focused teams 

Additional Eligibility requirements, as required by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE):

  • Annual Flu Vaccine
  • COVID-19 Vaccine
  • Annual TB Testing may be required

Benefits and Perks:
This position may be eligible for the Loan Repayment Program through our partnership with the Colorado Health Services Corps (CHSC). Additionally, we provide a comprehensive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Collaborative and Compassionate team culture
  • Competitive compensation structure
  • Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Basic Life and AD&D insurance, Professional Liability/Malpractice Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Accounts
  • Excellent Paid Time Off (PTO) and Extended Leave Bank hours
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programs (AKA Life Assistance Program)
  • 403 (b) Retirement Plan with employer contribution
  • Supervision Hours 
  • Employee Recognition Program 

North Range Behavioral Health is among the largest employers in Weld County. Our team members are supported and encouraged, and we strongly believe in the importance of a healthy work/life balance. Our employees are provided cutting-edge tools, training, and thoughtful supervision in professional development. We thrive on hearing from our employees and encourage the sharing of ideas. 

North Range Behavioral Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.