Centura Health Regulatory Affairs Specialist in Centennial, Colorado

Centura Health Physician Group (CHPG) offers providers a true opportunity to live their calling to care while experiencing the support of a built-in comprehensive network, vast resources, professional growth, trusted leadership, generous benefits and an amazing quality of life with locations that span Colorado and into Western Kansas. CHPG is proud to connect providers and consumers through state-of-the-art technology, clinical resources and professional expertise to help people live healthier. Our coordinated services represent a full continuum of care – from preventive and early diagnoses to leading-edge treatment and life-saving critical care. CHPG’s ability to deliver better health care value is the direct result of combining the best clinical tools, shared resources and medical expertise with a patient-centered approach that emphasizes Centura Health’s mission and commitment to quality, compassion and service.

*JOB DESCRIPTION/JOB POSTING ID: 133658*

*RECRUITER:* BlairFogoros@centura.org

*CLINIC:*OUTCOMES & REG EFFECT

*DETAILS:* Full Time

*HOURS:* Days

Occasional travel to other sites to meet the needs of the clinic may be required.

_Position Summary_

The Specialist, Regulatory Affairs will be responsible for regulatory compliance including state, federal and NCQA requirements, among other regulatory or accrediting agencies, throughout the CHPG managed clinics and the CCECs. This position reports to Administrator, Outcomes Effectiveness & Patient Experience. The position will develop strategies and tactics to ensure environmental and patient safety. This position will prepare reports, review action plans, and track and trend assessment results. This position will serve as the subject matter expert on regulatory compliance for CHPG. This position will work with internal or external resources to implement changes in practice or the environment to reduce compliance risks. This position will work closely with the practices to implement any new regulation changes.

_Minimum Education Requirements_

Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing or other clinical discipline preferred

Must have current knowledge of state, federal, and NCQA regulatory requirements.

Experience with The Joint Commission preferred

_Minimum Experience Requirements_

3 years’ experience in accreditation or regulatory regulations management in ambulatory, preferred

Ability to analyze and evaluate situations

Experience in patient safety or risk management preferred

_License/Certifications_

Current Colorado Nursing License preferred

_Position Duties (essential functions denoted with an * )_

Develop strategies and tactics to ensure regulatory compliance for CHPG managed clinics.*

Conducts an assessment of each new CHPG managed clinic or occupancy within 30 days of the first patient day.*

Provides real-time performance feedback and works with the practices to correct any potential regulatory violation.*

Monitors, tracks, and trends current environmental and patient safety assessment findings. Prepares reports.*

Monitors and tracks status of action plans. Prepares reports.*

Works with subject matter experts to develop tools such as educational programs or policies to improve compliance.*

Prepares reports and manages audit databases.*

_Physical Requirements_

Sedentary Work - prolonged periods of sitting and exert/lift up to 10 lbs. force occasionally

Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.