Allina Health Quality Improvement Analyst

Quality Improvement Analyst
Job ID# 17305
Allina Health EMS
40 hours per week, Regular

Introduction
Allina Health is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and other health care services with more than 23,500 employees, 5,000 physicians and 2,500 volunteers dedicated to meeting the lifelong health care needs of patients and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Allina is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.
Allina Health Emergency Medical Services (AHEMS), with nearly 80,000 ambulance calls each year, is a regional leader in providing state-of-the art emergency and medical transport services. Both emergency and non-emergency medical transportation are provided in seven counties, encompassing nearly 80 Minnesota communities and reaching more than 1,000,000 people.
*Responsibilities
Identify patient care opportunities for improvement. Develop tracking tools and measures for improvement and report to AHEMS Leadership on regular basis. Assist in determining the parameters needed to be measured for AHEMS care goals
Audit and abstract patient care records to identify trends and to measure progress and improvement opportunities
Work with physicians and managers to develop plans to improve quality of patient care delivered.
Delivery of education to clinicians to improve patient care. Education may be one on one or classroom. Provide on-going educational programs assessment of participants for skill level and needed remediation. Develop new programs to meet Quality Improvement goals. Provide summaries or recommendations to assist in managerial and clinical decision making. Serve as research coordinator for research projects inside and outside of AHEMS.

*Education
Associates degree or higher required
Certification as Paramedic
*Qualifications/Skills
National or Minnesota certified Paramedic with 5 years field experience
3 + years teaching experience, Computer word processing, excel, access knowledge, experience with interpersonal and presentation skills to work with all levels of management and employee workforce
*Work Schedule – Additional Position Details
Generally M-F with occasional evenings and/or Saturday
License/Certificate Required
Yes
License(s)/Certificate(s) – check all that apply
• Basic Life Support
• Paramedic – Certified

Closing Statement
If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today at www.allinahealth.org/careers. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EEO / AA