Quality Practice Assistant II - Akoakoa PO (Big Island - Kailua Kona, Full-Time, 40, Days)
Company: The Queen's Medical Center
Posted on: January 24, 2023
As a member of the Queen's Clinically Integrated Physician Network
(QCIPN), the quality practice assistant plays a key role in
supporting the implementation of quality improvement and change
initiatives for our providers. You will work closely with
providers, clinic managers, department coordinators, and various
other team members, applying insights from data towards improving
patient care. The ideal candidate is mission-driven and has health
care experience, preferably in a practice setting. In this role,
you will be able to further develop your excellent communication
skills and your gift for developing trusting relationships.
Ideally, you will have experience in quality improvement and be
comfortable working with EMR systems and data. If you are willing
to learn new things, are adaptable, enjoy fast paced dynamic
environments, if you enjoy variety and working with an energetic,
mission driven team, then this position would be a good fit for
I. JOB SUMMARY/RESPONSIBILITIES:
--- Works closely with providers, clinic managers, department
coordinators and various other team members on performance
improvement initiatives, assists with workflows, and supports with
optimizing services and programs provided by the Queen's Clinically
Integrated Physician Network (QCIPN).
--- Serves as the main point of contact between providers and
--- Supports the implementation of QCIPN quality improvement
programs and ensures goals and objectives are met with assigned
providers and/or clinics.
II. TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
--- Continuous: lifting to pound, seeing, hearing, speaking,
--- Frequent to continuous: sitting, standing, walking,
bending/stooping below waist level, squatting, twisting, reaching
above, at and below shoulders, repetitive arm/hand motion, lifting
up to 10 pounds.
--- Occasional: kneeling, crouching, climbing, walking on uneven
ground, horizontal lift/carry up to maximum of 50 pounds with
assistance, floor to waist up to 35 pounds and pushing/pulling
maximum weight of 50 pounds of force.
--- Operates computer and various office and medical equipment.
III. TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
--- Work environment can be fast-paced and hectic.
--- Requires access to transportation as travel to off-site
locations is involved.
IV. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
A. EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE:
--- High School diploma or equivalent education.
--- Completion of training as a Medical Assistant preferred.
--- One (1) year patient care experience preferably in a physician
practice setting; or a bachelor's degree.
--- Experience to demonstrate knowledge and familiarity with
computers and automated systems.
--- Ability to read, write, speak and understand English.
--- Depending upon area of assignment, the following experience may
o Medical billing and/or coding
o Quality improvement
o Community health
Equal Employment Opportunity
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Vet
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