Under the supervision and direction of the Director of Quality Improvement, the NCQA Accreditation Manager oversees the development, implementation, and coordination of systems and processes necessary to meet all National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) accreditation and certification requirements. In upholding NCQA standards, the Manager collaborates with directors and managers in ensuring that quality improvement (QI) programs are proactively oriented, data driven, aligned with strategic objectives, and compliant with regulations. Being the Subject Matter Expert, the Manager continuously educates and trains staff as they implement relevant projects or activities related to NCQA accreditation.
Bachelor's Degree required.
5 -10 years' experience in the healthcare field: experience in NCQA accreditation, quality improvement, risk management, utilization management or care management required.
Prior health care accreditation and/or extensive quality improvement experience preferred
Working knowledge of Medicaid
Demonstrated success with Business Process Improvement and Workforce Effectiveness projects
Project Management experience or skills
Demonstrated ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks and special projects
Demonstrated experience in data collection, presentation and action plans
Strong Verbal and Written Communication skills
Intermediate to Advanced skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Internal Number: 38883
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