The American Urological Association (AUA), the premier association for the advancement of urologic patient care is seeking a professional Quality Coordinator.
This exciting, full-time position is responsible to:
Manage workgroups to oversee measure development for the AQUA Registry, Alternative Payment Models, and Advancing Care Information; support panels in staff liaison role including identifying panel members, communicating with panels through conference call and email, setting up panel meetings, maintaining all records of measure development meetings.
Develop, maintain, and update technical specifications for measures, documentation for data collection, measure development methodology, and reporting measures. Provide support for testing the validity and reliability of new and existing measures contained in the AQUA Registry.
Coordinate submission of measures through NQF endorsement, as appropriate, and to CMS for inclusion in MIPS reporting.
Maintain a database of all relevant measures for urologists. Monitor measure performance in the AQUA Registry.
Work closely with the Quality Coordinator on the QI Program promoting its products/services, and assisting with measures reporting
Assist the department with other Quality initiatives, such as the QI Summit
Other duties as assigned
AUA offers a rich total compensation including competitive salary, medical dental and prescription plans, two defined contribution plans, flexible work schedules, on-site fitness center and many more exciting benefits.
Make a decision to join our outstanding team at the American Urological Association - email a resume and cover letter indicating salary requirements to Tonia Taylor, Human Resources Generalist to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The successful candidate will have the following job specifications:
Bachelor’s degree required; graduate degree in health or science/health care-related field preferred
Experience with quality measure development and stewardship required
Understanding and knowledge of the health care industry, private and academic practice environments, and physician performance and quality improvement programs required
Working knowledge of quality measurement and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) processes a plus
Experience working with physician committees preferred
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work effectively in a team environment
Superior organizational abilities
Strong computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point
Ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously
About the American Urological Association: Founded in 1902 and headquartered near Baltimore, Maryland, the American Urological Association is a leading advocate for the specialty of urology, and has more than 22,000 members throughout the world. The AUA is a premier urologic association, providing invaluable support to the urologic community as it pursues its mission of fostering the highest standards of urologic care through education, research and the formulation of health policy.