Sr Health Equity Quality and Outcome Coordinator

Job Description

Job ID: 1182438
Employment Status: Full-Time
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Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center is the largest hospital in Missouri and is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish Hospital's staff is composed of full-time academic faculty and community physicians of Washington University School of Medicine, supported by a house staff of residents, interns, fellows and other medical professionals. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was the first adult hospital in Missouri to be certified as a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.


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Role Purpose

Oversee and coordinate health disparity data collection, analysis, and management; serve as a resource in the collection, analysis, and interpreting of key data for the purpose of continuous quality improvement and establishment of best practices. Collaborate on the development of key patient centered, equitable care practices and policies. Promote the safety and well-being of patients. Support key Barnes-Jewish Hospital and BJC strategic health disparity initiatives. Support Barnes-Jewish Hospital's efforts around: Clinical Quality, Service Excellence, Financial Performance, and Positioning for the Future.


Responsibilities

  • Collaborates on the development of policies and procedures and key initiatives related to cultural competency, health literacy and inclusion.
  • Identifies, develops and implements strategies specific to key projects or organizational needs and evaluates outcomes. Supports targeted health areas through research development, grant funding opportunities, and key partnerships.
  • Supports operations and integrates services within the work unit, with other departments, and hospital initiatives internally and externally.
  • Ensures that quality improvement activities are linked to strategic initiatives.
  • Evaluates and interprets collected clinical data in conjunction with PI as appropriate; prepares oral or written presentations or reports and analyses setting forth progress trends and provides recommendations or conclusions of the same.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree
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    Experience

  • 2-5 years
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    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

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    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Degree

  • Master's Degree
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    Experience

  • 5-10 years
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    Supervisor Experience

  • < 2 years

  • 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