The Analyst is responsible for performing project work at the foundational level. The Analyst supports the execution of various NQF projects, including consensus development and measure selection projects related to healthcare performance measurement and improvement. The Analyst is specifically responsible for document development/preparation, database management, and communications regarding assigned projects.
POSITION DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Analyst supports NQF projects, workshops, and other “core” organizational and administrative work/tasks with general guidance. guidance.
Technical Research and Document De Development/Preparation
•Research support for NQF projects may in include but is not limited to the following:
?provide synopses or summaries of research findings specifically relevant to the project scope; and ?conduct full environmental scans for existing measures, best practices, or clinical care guidelines; literature reviews, and data analyses.
•Prepare draft project overviews, committee materials, memos, reports and other documents as requested by the project senior staff. staff.
Project Support and Communications
•Communicate with expert committees and project stakeholders about project timelines and key milestones.
•Ensure that all deliverables and materials are provided to the committees in a timely manner. manner.
•Monitor timelines and alert senior staff as issues are identified.
•Coordinate internal communications within and across NQF departments.
•Assist with the convening and facilitation of committee meetings, webinars, and conference calls.
•Ensure that project databases (e.g., OPUS, Share SharePoint) are maintained, current and accur accurate.
•Work with senior staff on projects to evaluate performance measures and practices, as assigned.
•Work with senior staff on projects to provide input to DHHS on measures for use in federal programs, as assigned.
•Work with senior staff on projects in pursuit of implementation of the National Quality Strategy, as assigned.
•Ensure that measure submissions are c complete and identify areas where additional c clarifications/additions are needed. •Effectively interacts with colleagues w within the department and NQF, as well as e external parties. •Recommends solutions and process improvements at the task level. •Provides positive representation of NQF to external parties and promotes NQF within network. network.