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Quality Analyst - Neurosurgery (req28987)

University of New Mexico
Job Location:
Laboratory and Research

Requisition ID: req28987

Working Title: Quality Analyst - Neurosurgery

Position Grade: 10

Position Summary
The Department of Neurosurgery is looking for a Clinical Quality Analyst who will be an integral part in the success of quality and patient safety. The successful candidate should be able to collect, interpret, and prepare complex datasets to ensure the integrity of data being reported. Collaboration with faculty, residents, and administrative staff in the management of monthly mortality and morbidities (M&M), aide with reviews of patient safety events and should expect to provide reports and identify opportunity for improvements. Creation of databases utilizing HIPAA compliant tracking systems and databases such as Redcap and the ability to build reporting dashboards using excel, tableau, or other reporting tools. The incumbent should expect to sit on the hospital wide mortality review group; and will input and assign neuro deaths to the system and providers respectively. Finally, the incumbent will act as a consultant for medical students and fellows; helping these individuals collect data for research projects. Additionally, the individual should have excellent time management, organizational and excel skills. The department will support the incumbent with additional training such as being certified by Vizient in their Vizient Analyst Program.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or GED; at least 5 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong excel and analytical skills
  • Working knowledge of quality and patient safety in an ambulatory setting
  • Experience with Midas, PowerInsights, Redcap and Vizient
  • Knowledge of CMS/State/Federal regulations
  • Familiar with statistical software programs such as Tableau, R, SPSS, IBM or similar
  • Demonstrated experience working in a medical setting and interaction with medical providers
  • Working knowledge of electronic medical records (EMR) systems such as Cerner

Campus: Health Sciences Center (HSC) - Albuquerque, NM

Department: SOM Neurosurgery (523D)

Employment Type: Staff

Staff Type: Regular - Full-Time

Status: Non-Exempt

Pay: Hourly: $18.26 - $24.81

Benefits Eligible
This is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.

ERB Statement
As a condition of employment, eligible employees working greater than .25 FTE as determined by the New Mexico Education Retirement Act must make mandatory retirement contributions. For more information, review the Benefits Eligibility at a Glance grid.

Background Check Required: Yes

For Best Consideration Date: 4/9/2024

Eligible for Remote Work

Eligible for Remote Work Statement
May be eligible for hybrid schedule upon completion of probation.

Application Instructions

Only applications submitted through the official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this job advertisement on a 3rd party site, please visit UNMJobs to submit an application.

Please attach a Cover Letter and Resume. Please describe in your Cover Letter how you meet the preferred qualifications for the position. Please complete the education and work history sections of the application including number of hours worked and reason for leaving.

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