The Quality Improvement Specialist supports the quality program through the collection, compilation, aggregation of data, identifying and leading quality improvement projects, acting as a resource to management and staff on the QI process, implementation and measurement of results, and a resource for internal and external quality standards.
This position is responsible for the implementation of action plans to support assigned quality initiatives and address quality concerns to enhance quality patient care throughout the system. The Quality Improvement Specialist will function as a patient, provider, and clinical care advocate and will work collaboratively with various staff and leadership to enhance patient care through continuous quality improvement methods.
Guthrie is a not-for-profit, integrated health care system designed to offer patients a full-spectrum of health services incorporating primary care, complex specialty care, behavioral health services, surgical services, inpatient care, durable medical equipment services, home health, long-term care, palliative care and hospice care. Our integrated approach creates a better experience for our patients and is working to decrease the cost of the delivery of health care.