The University of Texas Medical Branch Sr Dir Quality & Outcomes CMC - Central Medical Admin TDCJ Health Services in Huntsville, Texas

Min Qualifications Physician Assistant or Nurse Practioner with Texas licensure, and 10 years clinical and clinical administrative experience. JOB DESCRIPTION: To direct the Clinical Outcomes, Quality Management and Process Improvement activities for UTMB Correctional Managed Care. Salary Range

Negotiable annual salary not to exceed $203,648.00 + benefits; commensurate with medical education and experience.

Specific Job Related Duties

Performs contract monitoring services for offender patients in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) to include medical, nursing, dental, and mental health care services. Work involves monitoring medical activities and trends and making recommendations for improvement; and planning, assigning, and supervising the work of others. Works under the general director of the Health Services Division Director with extensive latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

Essential Functions:

Provides coordination of contract and quality monitoring of the Correctional Managed Health Care (CMHC) delivery system to include medical, nursing, dental and mental health services and assists in the development, implementation and evaluation of policies, procedures and standards related to program health services. Conducts and reviews the results of special audits and internal audits to provide direction and guidance and ensure compliance with standards of the American Correctional Association, Executive Directives, Administrative Directives, CMHC policies, court orders, and other applicable rules, regulations and statutes. Serves as a representative to various health care committees within the Health Services Division and CMHC program, including pharmacy and therapeutics, policy and procedure, and mortality and morbidity; and represents the agency at business meetings, hearings, trials, legislative sessions, conferences, seminars, and boards, panels and committees.

Develops plans for unit facility space, supplies, equipment and staff required for health services programs. Plans, assigns and supervises the work of others.

Closing Statement

Standard office environment. Security clearance is required; pre-employment drug testing is also required.

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Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Title: Sr Dir Quality & Outcomes CMC - Central Medical Admin TDCJ Health Services

Job ID: 61735

Location: Huntsville

Business Unit: CORMC