Administrative, Clerical, Support, Health, Project Management/Program Development
AMERICAN GASTROENTEROLOGICAL ASSOCIATION INSTITUTE
POSITION TITLE: Coordinator, Practice & Quality
REPORTS TO: Director, Practice Management and Operations
SUMMARY: Provide administrative support for the implementation of AGA’s practice management, quality and reimbursement programs.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Manage and support the Coverage and Reimbursement Subcommittee review and comment process to meet all payer deadlines.
Assist in the management of the GI Division Chief project.
Assist with tasks related to projects associated with the Practice Management and Economics Committee and teams/workgroups, specifically managing the IT Innovation Team.
Assist with administration of RUC surveys, preparation of data for analysis, and assembling submission materials to the RUC.
Assist with the administration of the Improving Wisely (IW) project including, but not limited to, validation of member NPIs, distribution and collection of member surveys, scheduling meetings between AGA and IW, taking detailed meeting notes, and coordinating between the AGA IT team and Quality staff requests/tasks regarding the transition to HTML, as needed.
Assist with the coordination of the Quality Measures Committee (QMC) workgroup calls and take discussion notes, as needed.
Maintain project timelines.
Fulfill other duties as assigned commensurate with the scope and responsibility of this position.
Bachelor's degree (BA or BS) from a four-year college or university required.
Advanced proficiency with computers and MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
Ability to learn project management software.
Interest in health care policy/administration preferred.
Eager to learn; keen attention to detail.
Strong organizational and time management skills with an ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
Excellent written, oral presentation, and interpersonal skills essential.
About American Gastroenterological Association
The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) is a society of physicians, surgeons, scientists and other individuals within the healthcare community who have a demonstrated and continued interest in the functions and disorders of the digestive system. Founded in 1897, the AGA is the oldest non-profit specialty medical society in the country. With more than 13,000 domestic and international members, the AGA is the largest GI society in the United States and among the largest GI societies in the world. AGA membership encompasses a rich and diverse constituency representing every facet of gastroenterology practice, research and education.