The University of New Mexico's Project ECHO is looking for a QI Manager/Sr. Program Manager to join our Replication team and help us develop and implement Quality Improvement (QI) initiatives. Replication is the implementation and adoption of the ECHO model by organizations outside of UNM and the Replication team supports "replicating partners" through training and technical assistance. We are searching for a QI Manager/Sr. Program Manager with strong project management skills to lead in the planning and development of quality improvement projects in conjunction with stakeholders, such as New Mexico Medicaid, and the New York Department of Health.
As a successful QI Manager/Sr. Program Manager, you will play an integral role in:
• Providing quality improvement (QI) expertise and project management to QI initiatives to internal and external constituents
• Planning, developing, and implementing various QI grant funded initiatives, supporting partners doing QI work, such as the National Quality Center and New Mexico Medicaid.
• Acting as a QI expert when requested for ECHO Institute ECHO hubs, providing QI resources, conducting didactics on occasion, and when called upon, lead the testing of QI processes within ECHO programs.
• Leading our QI collaborative of QI experts and QI interested community members from around the country and world.
• Working collaboratively with a cross-departmental and cross-functional team at the ECHO Institute working on QI initiatives.
Project ECHO is committed to democratizing medical knowledge and getting best practice care to underserved people all over the world. Project ECHO is funded in part by grants from the GE Foundation, the Helmsley Charitable Trust, the Bristol Myers Squibb Foundation, the Merck Foundation, and the US Government and has received support from the NM Legislature, the University of New Mexico, and the New Mexico Department of Health. Project ECHO's vision is to touch the lives of 1 billion people by 2025 and we are looking for mission-driven high performers who share similar values to join our team and achieve this goal.
Project ECHO prides itself on being a values based organization. Our seven values include: Service to the Underserved, Demonopolize Knowledge, Mutual Trust and Respect, Teamwork, Excellence and Accountability, Innovation and Learning and Joy of Work. We strive to find individuals who can embrace and exemplify these values.
If you possess phenomenal communication skills, proficiency in QI processes, as well as a strong background in program development and implementation, please apply and join the ECHO Replication team!
Benefits Eligble: This is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
Employment Type: Staff
Staff Type: Term - Full-Time
Term End Date: 06/30/2020
Pay: $3956.33 (Min) - $5924.53 (Midpoint)
Benefits Eligible: This is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
Application Instructions: Please include a resume and cover letter
Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma or GED; at least 7 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified; two of which are management level experience.
Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.
Preferred Qualifications: • Excellent time management skills