BJC Careers

Group Manager - Clinical Epidemiology

Saint Louis, MO
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Job Description

Job ID: 1180107
Employment Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

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BJC HealthCare is one of the largest nonprofit health care organizations in the United States, delivering services to residents primarily in the greater St. Louis, southern Illinois and mid-Missouri regions. BJC serves patients and their families in urban, suburban and rural communities through its 15 hospitals and multiple community health locations. Services include inpatient and outpatient care, primary care, community health and wellness, workplace health, home health, community mental health, rehabilitation, long-term care and hospice.


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Role Purpose

Responsible for developing and promoting clinical epidemiology programs, advancing patient safety and quality as well as optimizing resource utilization by leading system-wide teams and managing personnel as part of the ongoing efforts of the BJC HealthCare Center for Clinical Excellence (CCE).


Responsibilities

  • Develops and adheres to departmental staffing, revenue and/or expense budgets. Responds to changes in the business which may affect the ability to achieve the budget goals.
  • Manages the clinical epidemiology teams within CCE including (e.g. Manger of Clinical Epidemiology, NSQIP Supervisor and Infection Prevention and Epidemiology Consortium) in coordinating the operational work of improving patient safety, reducing preventable harms, and improving outcomes.
  • Works with BJC senior leadership in the HSOs and CCE leadership to appropriately scope and plan projects and interventions requiring the assistance of CCE clinical resources.
  • Provides direction for the development of epidemiologic studies as appropriate to manage risk to patients, improve outcomes and make the best use of resources across BJC.
  • Provides leadership support to the Infection Prevention, Evidence Based Care and NSQIP managers, supervisors and staff.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • Master's Degree
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    Experience

  • 10+ years
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    Supervisor Experience

  • 5-10 years
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    Licenses & Certifications

  • CIC

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer