Align yourself with an organization that has a reputation for excellence! Cedars Sinai received the National Research Corporation's Consumer Choice Award 19 times for providing the highest-quality medical care in Los Angeles. We were also awarded the Advisory Board Company's Workplace of the Year, 3 years in a row. This annual award recognizes hospitals and health systems nationwide that have very high levels of employee engagement. We hire team members who are passionate, committed and want to be a blessing to our community. We provide an outstanding benefit package and competitive compensation. Discover why U.S. News & World Report has named us one of America's Best Hospitals!
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Facilitate sophisticated projects and design challenges of varying scope to achieve the organization's mission and goals and to ensure compliance with accreditation, licensing and regulatory requirements.
Support senior staff in the preparation, facilitation and follow-up of improvement team meetings. You will compile and create graphical displays of data, develop presentations and use your project management skills to ensure goals are achieved on a timely basis:
Apply broad range of Performance Improvement tools and methodologies successfully (for example, Six Sigma) to solve problems.
Effectively create and utilize relationships to facilitate change
Apply rigorous analytical skills
Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of qualitative and quantitative statistics
Identify, develop, and implement standards to measure process, performance, and opportunity
You will provide concise reports (written or verbal) of activities and results
Ensure integrity of data sets and data elements through routine and systematic procedures
Independently generate process maps and flow charts and conduct observation for the purposes of collecting data and establishing the current state
Demonstrate the use of advanced statistics (e.g. linear regression models)
Be a subject matter expert including research and standard methodologies (regulatory guidelines)
Focus on meeting the needs of internal and external customers: You will seek and respond to customer feedback, and maintain effective relationships with customers
Bachelors Degree with coursework or background in a quantitative field (e.g. statistics, business, science, engineering) required. Masters Degree in a quantitative field preferred.
Minimum: Two (2) years of progressive responsibility in the application of process improvement, statistical process control methodologies, and independent facilitation of process improvement teams. Demonstrated analytical, problem-solving skills, and advanced statistics (e.g. linear regression models). Demonstrated ability to organize and manage multiple projects simultaneously and work collaboratively and independently. Demonstrates effective communication at all levels of the organization.
Preferred Two (2) years of work experience in an acute health care setting and knowledge of health care regulations, accreditation, and licensing requirement
This job might be for you if:
You have a knowledge of health care regulations, accreditation, and licensing requirements
You enjoy optimizing internal processes
You have excellent analytical skills
Your dynamic personality includes excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills
You are comfortable working both collaboratively and independently (minimal supervision) to meet deadlines
You harness the ability to organize and lead multiple projects simultaneously.
Work experience in an acute health care setting is a plus!
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major t...eaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.