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Quality Peer Review (Full Time) - (235620)

Universal Health Services

Washington, DC
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Deltek Talent Management - Quality Peer Review (Full Time) - (235620)

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Quality Peer Review (Full Time) - (235620)

Facility Name
George Washington University Hospital
WASHINGTON, DC 20037 US (Primary)
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Job Description

The George Washington University Hospital (GW Hospital) is a 385-bed tertiary care, academic medical center located in downtown Washington, DC, next to the Foggy Bottom metro. GW Hospital serves a diverse group of patients — from local residents to our nation’s leaders. As an academic medical center, GW Hospital has the resources and clinical expertise necessary to provide specialized, complex care. This expertise includes cardiac, cancer, neurosciences, women’s health, trauma, and advanced surgery including robotic and minimally invasive surgery. GW Hospital is jointly owned and operated by George Washington University and a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS), one of the nation's largest healthcare management companies. The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), adjacent to the hospital, is the 11th oldest medical center in the country and the first in the nation’s capital. The mission of GW Hospital is to provide the highest quality health care, advanced medical technology and world-class service to its patients in an academic medical center dedicated to education and research. A Quality Peer Reviewposition will assist in the implementation of Hospital Quality Assurance, Management and Improvement by collecting, reporting, and analyzing data; identifying and addressing opportunities for improvement; coordinating activities, and supporting the development and implementation of medical staff and hospital service performance improvement initiatives. They will assist in achieving compliance with regulatory and accrediting agency standards.

Job Requirements
  • Education/Qualification
    • Bachelor's Degree Required. BSN preferred
    • Minimum two years experience in hospital surgery department, surgery clinic, clinical research or medical records. Clinical chart review and abstraction experience required.
    • Successful completion of applicable required certification and training programs to include, but not limited to, ACS BQIP SCR training/certification within 6 months of hire.
    • 5 years of clinical experience in an acute care setting
    • Experience with databases, data entry and/or database management preferred

  • Skills
    • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written
    • Effective interpersonal skills
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality
    • Ability to adapt to multiple and changing priorities
    • Knowledge of licensure regulations, Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization and state/federal standards
    • Knowledge of Performance Improvement methodology and Outcomes Management
    • Statistical analysis skills
    • Demonstrated problem solving, data assembly and action planning ability leading to the development of actions plans that will prove helpful in achieving measurable objectives
    • Ability to organize, formulate, educate and facilitate problem solving teams
    • Demonstrative ability to work without supervision towards a desired outcome
    • Expertise in Excel, PowerPoint, Ms Word, Database management
    • Ability to interact with all members of the surgical team and administrative staff in a professional and courteous manner.
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