The American College of Physicians (ACP) is looking to hire a full-time Associate, Quality Improvement (QI) in its Washington, DC office. ACP, a national organization of internists with headquarters in Philadelphia, is the largest medical specialty organization and the second-largest physician group in the United States with 148,000 members worldwide.
The Associate, QI serves as a project manager of quality improvement activities in the Center for Quality department, with preferred experience in adult immunization and health equity. In conjunction with the Senior Associate, the Associate is responsible for the development and implementation of quality improvement initiatives and programs, including:
recruitment and ongoing engagement of project partners and health care practitioners
planning and implementing educational and quality improvement activities, including live programs, coaching calls, webinars, and written communications
collaboration with the Office of Grants in the review and acquisition of grant opportunities to fund program initiatives
ACP is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate against any of the following classes: veterans, any disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity.
Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in nursing or other biomedical degree, and a master’s degree in a related healthcare discipline such as Public Health is preferred. Qualified candidates will have a demonstrated knowledge of quality improvement and the primary care practice environment, including organization, staffing, EHRs, clinical decision support, and workflow; and will be familiar with practice management; quality improvement initiatives, including performance measures, registries, and professional/pay-for-performance requirements. The successful candidate must be proficient in Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Adobe software.
The American College of Physicians (ACP) is a national organization of internists — physician specialists who apply scientific knowledge and clinical expertise to the diagnosis, treatment, and compassionate care of adults across the spectrum from health to complex illness.