Lead APP, Performance Improvement - Perioperative Services

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NEW HAVEN, CT
Mar 3, 2020

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Job Description

Overview

To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.

The Mid-Level Provider- Lead will provide clinical support and Performance Improvement in Surgical Services, HVC at YNHH and system level support as needed. The Mid-Level Provider- Lead will work clinically to supplement the activities of the other Mid-Level providers as needed. Clinical responsibilities will be approximately 20% of position. Performance improvement duties approximately 80% of position depending upon the needs of Surgical Services. This employee has responsibility and accountability for improving the quality and efficiency of clinical processes throughout Surgical Services, Heart and Vascular Services at YNHH, and Perioperative areas across all delivery networks. Provides the framework, coordination, and direction for the systemic monitoring and evaluation of process improvement projects with physicians, nursing staff, and support services. Plans, organizes, facilitates and implements the efforts to improve processes, efficiencies that positively impacts outcomes. Focus on partnership with Surgeons and Surgical offices for improvements that will reduce length of stay and improve morbidity and mortality. Transmits values, communicates ideas, initiates and maintains programs and systems while continuously assessing the practice environment. Provides project management expertise necessary to drive significant breakthroughs throughout Perioperative Services. Conducts research to evaluate potential solutions related to changes in equipment design, procedures, manpower, personnel, and training Responsible for independent actions in project oversight, systems designs, and the implementation of special projects. Can utilize available performance improvement methodologies to achieve these goals. Will serve as facilitator for YNHHS meetings as designated by YNHH Surgical Services.

EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran

Responsibilities

  • 1. Identifies and manages resources required to successfully execute projects. Proposes process technology improvements to successful completion using quality methodologies in both individual and cross -functional team settings in order to enhance productivity, quality, and customer satisfaction. Drives measurable and sustainable improvement within the Perioperative Services to eliminate defects.
  • 2. Promotes professional accountability for clinical practice improvements. Leads, influences and motivates groups within Surgical Services to critically examine practice.
  • 3. Facilitates with Surgical Services Team necessary changes in the governance, managerial, support and clinical processes that affect outcomes at all delivery networks .
  • 4. Networks with other quality improvement professional to keep abreast of changes in quality management field, to benchmark with other organizations, and to gain access to new ideas outside the organizations.
  • 5. Assists with the application of research strategies in identifying, monitoring and evaluating opportunities to improve patient care.
  • 6. Facilitates implementation and evaluation of evidence-based practice in Surgical Services
  • 7. Maintains Licensure and Certifications required by YNHHS policy and state requirements
  • 8. Performs clinical duties in alignment with all policies and in accordance with the standards of professional behavior

Qualifications

EDUCATION

 

Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree and graduation from an approved Physician Associate program required. Certified as a Physician Assistant by the National Board of Medical Examiners.

 

EXPERIENCE

 

Minimum of three years of related experience in the specialty area of assignment in a hospital environment. Experience with Process Improvement and Quality Improvement required. Masters in Health Administration or similar desired.

 

LICENSURE

 

Certified as a Physician Assistant by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA).

 

SPECIAL SKILLS

 

Must have excellent clinical, verbal and written communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills. Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, develop and lead programs, foster a positive work environment. Strong initiative and excellent leadership skills. Advanced skills with Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and any other computer products required to complete requirements for the position.

 

PHYSICAL DEMAND

 

Must be able to drive to all delivery networks as required.

 

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Job Info

Job: 16525

Department: Perioperative Svcs Admin
Category: ADVANCED PRACTICE
Sub Category: CLINICAL PROF
Status: Full Time Benefits Eligible
Shift: D
Hours: 40

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