at Quality Insights, Inc. in Charleston, West Virginia, United States
The Practice Transformation Specialist (PTS) is responsible for outreach to and recruiting practices into various Immunization projects. S/he will be responsible for provider, clinical, and staff education on Immunizations (disease, safety, vaccination, etc). The PTS will review data in various systems and identify strategies to increase workflows and may also be responsible for CDC site visits.
The PTS utilizes a variety of information technology tools/appliances within their practices to improve workflow and implementation for quality improvement. Acts as a consultant to such practices to assist in restructuring clinical and business workflows to optimize the implementation of HIT in these offices. Coordinates task-related efforts by creating, joining and/or leading supporting partnerships and facilitating ongoing discussions and initiatives with the appropriate stakeholders in the state and elsewhere who are working on comparable HIT restructuring and/or improvement efforts. Includes the coordination and sharing of information and resources (data, communications, and marketing), avoiding duplication of efforts and resources, minimizing inconsistencies, reducing burden on the participants, and developing and deploying strategies that are cost effective and improve HIT utilization and efficiencies, cultural competencies and other related measures. Requires working knowledge of Immunizations, EHR, Clinical Decision Support, PCMH, ICD10 and reporting modules for quality improvement. Requires excellent troubleshooting and decision-making skills, self motivation and the use of sound judgment and discretion.