Job Title: Health Outcomes Assessor (One-Year Maternity Contract)
Location: 421 Greenbrook Drive, Kitchener ON N2M 4K1
Phone: 519-578-3510 Fax: 519-578-6040 Email: email@example.com
Reports to: Executive Director
Date Posted: July 24, 2017
Closing Date: August 24, 2017
The New Vision Family Health Team is a multi-disciplinary team located in the Waterloo Region providing primary care to 26,000 patients. Our team consists of fifteen family physicians, social workers, dietitians, respiratory therapists, nurse practitioners, a clinical pharmacist, specialist, enhanced nursing team and administrative team.
We offer a friendly, collaborative and professional environment in a spacious facility.
As an integral member of the Family Health Team, the Health Outcomes Assessor is responsible for supporting New Vision in their quality improvement planning, decision making and implementation activities. This includes reviewing data quality, supporting working groups in the implementation of data quality initiatives, improving the flow and use of information, developing queries and analytical products to support program working groups and New Vision’s Board of Directors in their quality improvement goals and clinical process change.
The Health Outcomes Assessor will extract health information from electronic medical records (EMRs) system. The incumbent is also expected to participate in broader data harmonization initiatives and champion the use of data and performance analytics within and cross Ontario’s Family Health Teams.
Hours, Compensation and Benefits:
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Support quality improvement decision support capacity building:
Improves data integrity and comparability:
Improves data access and use:
Note: The above is intended to describe the general nature of work being performed by the incumbent(s) of this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities associated with this role.
Qualifications and Skills
Interested, qualified candidates should send their current resume and cover letter to Jennifer Willsie, Executive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org
The New Vision Family Health Team supports diversity, equity and a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates, including women, visible minorities, aboriginal peoples and disabled persons. Personal information contained in applications will be used for recruitment purposes and collected as per Freedom Of Information (F.O.I.) And Protection Of Privacy Act, 1987. New Vision Family Health Team is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (‘AODA’). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please advise our Executive Director. Personal information contained in applications will be used for recruitment purposes and collected as per Freedom of Information (F.O.I.) and Protection of Privacy Act, 1987.
We thank all applicants for expressing interest in this position; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.