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Other
Industry:
Health Care & Medicine
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
7/13/2010
Coordinator, Core Measures - (Job Number: FRA00015I)
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North Shore - LIJ | New Hyde Park, NY
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Job Description

Serves as clinical expert liaison among the Departments of Cardiology, Medicine,Emergency Medicine, Nursing and Discharge Planning as it pertains to the care of core measure patients. Prepares reports and statistical analysis for the department of Nursing and team conferences. Acts as a resource representative by providing information and facilitating services. Assists in the clinical evaluation and documentation standards of patients with a core measure diagnosis.
1. Implements disease-specific tools for core measure diagnosis, clinical documentation, data abstraction and monitoring of core measure data.
2. Provides ongoing consultation and education to Emergency Department, Nursing and medical staff with respect to the application of continuous quality improvement principles, practices and clinical core measures.
3.Explains and applies accepted methodologies and assesses results.
4.Assists in the development of the hospital/system-wide heart failure initiatives and grant project.
5.Collaborates with management in the preparation of accreditation and regulatory surveys.
6.Reports pertinent data on trends and issues, etc to Hospital-wide Performance Improvement Coordinating Group (PICG). Participates in Health System committee and participates in other committees as necessary.
7.Educates patients/families in the health-illness continuum. Works with nursing staff, homecare, physicians, etc. to provide smooth transition back to the community.
8. Performs related duties, as required.

Shift: 8:00 AM

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing, required. Master's Degree in a Nurse Practitioner Program, preferred.
  • Current license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State, required. Current license to practice as a Nurse Practitioner New York State, preferred.
  • Minimum of five (5) years clinical nursing experience, including core measures.
  • Maintains current knowledge of Joint Commission and Department of Health requirements and supporting information system applications as it relates to core measures.

Shift: 8:00 AM

 

About North Shore - LIJ

As the largest healthcare provider in the region, North Shore-LIJ offers an unparalleled spectrum of high-quality services to meet all of your needs. Our vast resources are matched by a commitment to personalized healthcare-whether you receive treatment at one of our 14 hospitals, centers of progressive care, long-term care facilities or through one of our home health agencies. Our more than 8,000 world-class physicians, 7,000-plus nurses and other healthcare professionals are dedicated to providing compassionate care in a safe, comfortable environment using the latest technology and treatment methods.