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Quality Performance Coordinator
Lone Tree, Colorado
In this role, you will be responsible for developing and communicating compliance policies and procedures, implementing and maintaining auditing and training activities, and participating in other activities as required to support and advance the Perioperative quality and compliance programs. You will work in conjunction with physicians, managers, and staff at the ambulatory surgery center, as well as with Quality, Risk Management and Compliance, to ensure compliance with requirements of regulatory and Perioperative accrediting agencies. You will also coordinate quality assurance activities, ensure training for perioperative personnel, pursue opportunities to improve patient care and to resolve identified issues within the Perioperative service area. In addition, you will maintain and support a culture of compliance, ethics, and integrity; maintain knowledge of policies and procedures, and perform in accordance with the Principles of Responsibility and applicable regulatory requirements, external laws, and accreditation standards; and appropriately report observed fraud or abuse.
At least one year of experience in various quality assurance, accreditation, patient safety and/or compliance projects
A bachelor’s degree
A Colorado Registered Nurse License
Working knowledge of AORN/ASPAN/AAMI standards as related to Risk Management, Quality, Infection Control, and regulatory agencies
Successful completion of Excel, Word, and PowerPoint assessment with a minimum of 80%
Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills
The ability to develop and implement change
Experience in quality monitoring, tracking, and outcome analysis and training
Preferred Qualifications Include:
At least one year of Quality/Compliance or Patient Safety experience preferred
Surgical experience preferred
Master’s Degree preferred
For immediate consideration, please visit http://kp.org/careers for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing job number 949746.
Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.
This position supports Kaiser Permanente’s code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures.
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As America's largest nonprofit health plan, serving over 8.6 million members in nine states and the District of Columbia, we're driven by the needs of our patients and our responsibility to the communities we serve. We recruit high-caliber individuals and provide them with a positive work environment, outstanding facilities and resources, competitive wages, and exceptional benefits. If you believe quality of care and quality of life go hand in hand, this is the place to put your beliefs into practice.