At MemorialCare, we believe in providing extraordinary health care to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our employees. MemorialCare stands for excellence in Health Care. Across our family of medical centers, we support each one of our bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professional development, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whatever your role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation and teamwork.
MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center is a major regional provider of medical and surgical services. A Magnet®-designated teaching hospital, MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center has 420 beds. We consistently achieve national accolades for our quality care, including ranking as one of “America’s Best Hospitals” for Orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report magazine. Our unique environment allows for a range of medical services, from childhood to adulthood, to be structured under one roof. With our technology, our vision, and especially our talented professionals, we ensure our patients receive the best possible care.
The Quality Analyst supports business decisions, operational processes and internal process improvement initiatives to improve reliability of care and outcomes across the health system. Under guidance of the Director of Quality & Patient Safety, the Quality Analyst will interact with executive management and other key management staff, teams of clinicians, support department staff and analysts. The Quality Analyst identifies and supports areas of analytical focus for the organization's quality of service, care delivery performance and evaluation of potential areas of opportunity and risk, incorporating best practices and interpreting data, producing both long-term and short-term activities and deliverables and defines innovative solutions that drive measurable benefits to the organization. The Quality Analyst creates analytical tools using an in depth understanding of healthcare data (e.g. patient, claims, financial, clinical and provider data) and operations coupled with the knowledge of large data set development and quantitative data analysis methodology, interpreting and disseminating results to key audiences.
5+ years of work experience in a managed care, hospital, provider practice or other comparable business experience, preferably in a quality/performance improvement setting.
Experience working with databases, large data sets, multiple data sources and interpreting complex data to create meaningful information.
Experience managing projects, tasks, deadlines and priorities.
Exhibits critical thinking and problem solving skills with demonstrated role model skill in software use, computer literacy and communication/customer service.
Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as facilitate team-based change; managing multiple priorities and deadlines.