Hospital/Facility: Tenet Healthcare
Location: Dallas, TX
Tenet’s Performance Management and Innovation (PMI) Department is a melding of quality and performance improvement initiatives. The PMI teams will take core Commitment to Quality principles and apply them to developing and achieving best practices in redesigning the work process to not only maintain and improve overall quality, service, and throughput but to also achieve cost efficiencies and improve labor productivity in high volume, high cost areas in Tenet hospitals (ED, OR, Cath lab, interventional radiology, LOS reduction through case management). The new teams will be responsible for leaving behind a suggested plan of action to be implemented and monitored by the hospital Administrative teams and the regional operational leadership. The teams will function very much like internal consultants and the vast majority of the work will be done in a project setting on location at the facilities.
The role of Senior Clinical Specialist serves a critical project leadership role for Tenet’s Medicare Performance Initiative (MPI). The hired candidate will lead hospital management and DRG Sub-teams with the implementation and benefits realization of the MPI Initiative. Together with the PMI Clinical Analyst and Regional Chief Medical Officer, the Senior Clinical Specialist drives project success.
- MSN or related clinical degree in the health care field.
- 10 years progressive hospital management experience as CNO or senior clinical operations (e.g. Director of Surgical Services).
- Strong project management experience; strong analytical skills including use of Excel and PowerPoint, ability to manipulate and analyze data.
- Understanding of the Medicare payments system, resource utilization, physician practice variation and principles of health payment reform.
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