Quality Specialist - Specialty Pharmacy - Medical Center (8a - 5p)

 
Position: Quality Specialist - Specialty Pharmacy - Medical Center (8a - 5p)

Job ID: 163327

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: SPECIALTY PHARMACY

Talent Area: Professional - Non-Clinical

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a - 5p / Full Time

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.   Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.   To join our community of 14,000+ dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.   Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Summary:

We are searching for a Quality Specialist for Specialty Pharmacy-- someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will support the development, implementation and maintenance of the Quality Improvement Program for Specialty Pharmacy. This role will assist in implementing policies and processes in compliance with all applicable federal, state and nationally recognized accrediting bodies and assist in the reporting of all required quality data to ensure compliance.

 

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Responsibilities :

  • Produces reports for quality improvement, guidelines, utilization, and outcomes, error-free and on time
  • Provides healthcare team members with consulting and analysis services to support
    initiatives intended to achieve breakthrough or incremental process improvement in
    patient care, as measured by at least one improvement, per year
  • Works with information systems and departmental representatives to evaluate,
    strategize and ensure data elements are available for collection and reporting
  • Evaluates the effectiveness of Quality Improvement tools when interacting with
    members of the healthcare team and modifies approach as necessary
  • Successfully facilitates review of documents, e.g. files, which demonstrate the integrity
    of quality programs
  • Coordinates external reporting, benchmarking, and participation in compliance with
    regulatory and accrediting agencies.
  • Ensures data is available to produce timely and accurate reports as needed for
    regulatory and accrediting agencies.
  • Works on projects, including preparation audits, inspections, and accreditat


Qualifications:

Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including any booster dose(s) of the COVID-19 vaccine recommended by the Centers for Disease Control when eligible, is required for all employees at Texas Children’s, unless approved for a medical or religious exemption

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 3 years’ experience in performance improvement or quality required


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