This position is responsible for guiding and providing support in developing and implementing strategies/best practices for clinical transformation with a focus on Program Evaluation. Coordinates key cross-functional work teams for program evaluation, including performance of market assessment, literature review, data analysis/collection and project management support to ensure effective development of strategies/best practices/protocols in support of Program Evaluation, especially as it integrates with population health and total cost of care initiatives across the entire care continuum including prevention, evaluation, treatment, and transitions of care. Plans appropriate evaluation approaches, oversees collection of data, and performs analyses to deliver high quality information with which to assess the impact of programs, to support informed decision-making about these programs, and to demonstrate the value of the Health System's care delivery to internal and external audiences. Key program evaluation components include measurement of structural and process measures as well as outcomes measures in multiple domains—clinical quality, health care utilization and efficiency, patient and provider satisfaction and engagement, and return-on-investment. Supports and participates in interdepartmental collaboration and problem-solving. Works closely with other members of the Medical Delivery Network, including Clinical Analytics and Decision Support, and other members of the Health System, including Resource and Outcomes Management, Performance Improvement, Health Services Research, and Biostatistics, to define project scope, access data, execute analyses, and interpret/communicate findings Effectively coordinates transition from strategy/best practice definition through implementation and ongoing support to operational staff. Competent to work at the highest level of implementation and support best practices while considering clinical and business implications of the application of these processes to the current and future clinical and business environment.
Since its beginning in 1902, Cedars-Sinai has evolved to meet the healthcare needs of one of the most diverse regions in the nation, continually setting new standards in quality and innovation in patient care, research, teaching and community service. Today, Cedars-Sinai is widely known for its national leadership in transforming healthcare for the benefit of patients.Cedars-Sinai is one of the largest nonprofit academic medical centers in the U.S. with 886 licensed beds, 2,100 physicians, 2,800 nurses and thousands of other healthcare professionals and staff. Clinical programs range from primary care for preventing, diagnosing and treating common conditions to specialized treatments for rare, complex and advanced illnesses. In addition, Cedars-Sinai serves the community through its Medical Network, which includes the highly rated Cedars-Sinai Medical Group and Cedars-Sinai Health Associates. Cedars-Sinai has consistently been named one of America’s Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report, has received the National Research Corporation’s Consumer Choice Award 18 years in a row for providing the highest quality medical care in Los Angeles, and has the longest running Magnet desig...nation for nursing excellence in California. Cedars-Sinai is a leader in the clinical care and research of heart disease, cancer and brain disorders, among other areas. Pioneering research achievements include using cardiac stem cells to repair damaged hearts, developing minimally invasive surgical techniques and discovering new types of drugs to target cancer more precisely. Cedars-Sinai also impacts the future of healthcare through education programs that encompass everything from highly competitive medical residency and fellowship programs to a biomedical science and translational medicine PhD program, advanced training for nurses and educational opportunities for allied health professionals. Most notably, Cedars-Sinai demonstrates a longstanding commitment to strengthening the Los Angeles community through wide-ranging programs that improve the health of its most vulnerable residents.