Peer Review/Quality Coord Assistant
About CarolinaEast Medical Center
CarolinaEast Health System is dedicated to quality and compassionate care across the Coastal Carolina region. The flagship of the health system is a 350 bed full service medical center housing a complete complement of inpatient and outpatient services with the latest technology. CarolinaEast Health System employs 2,600 dedicated team members. We have physician practices in various specialties spanning four counties. Our employees create a culture of excellence that connects our patients to the same level of care that is usually found at larger medical centers while maintaining a friendly, community feel throughout our facilities. CarolinaEast offers a comprehensive benefits package to all full time employees as well as benefits to part time plus and part time employees.
Job Summary: Under the direction of the Director of Quality and Quality Data Manager, the Peer Review and Quality Coordinator Assistant assists in facilitating Medical Staff Peer Review, Ongoing Professional Practice Evaluation (OPPE) and Focused Professional Practice Evaluations (FPPE) functions in accordance with The Joint Commission (TJC) Standards. CMS Conditions of Participation and the Medical Staff Bylaws. The Coordinator Assistant also supports hospital-wide Quality and Performance Improvement projects and Student Onboarding.
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s degree preferred, Associate’s degree required. Experience in a healthcare related field with experience in quality management preferred. Three years of experience in an acute or general hospital setting preferred. Knowledge and understanding of the healthcare industry, terminology, and standards is required.