The average salary for a Performance Improvement Specialist in Chicago, Illinois is $70,375.
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Job Description for Performance Improvement Specialist
Performance improvement specialists are employed primarily in the health care field and work by improving patient care in a variety of ways. Some positions require applicants to have a bachelor's degree in health care administration, while others require a nursing degree to be able to audit patient charts and carry out detailed analyses regarding the administered care. Some employers may have lower requirements and ask only for a high school diploma. Great customer service skills are important …Read more
Performance Improvement Specialist Tasks
- Assess institution performance and volume load to target areas for improvement.
- Create and maintain process documentation and workshops.
- Oversee strategy implementation while fostering open communication channels at all levels of interaction.
- Create improvement strategies at various levels of impact (individual through industry scope).
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Popular Skills for Performance Improvement Specialist
Skills in Process Improvement and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management.
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Employees with Performance Improvement Specialist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 10.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Minneapolis, Minnesota (5.9% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (5.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (25.6% less) and Portland, Oregon (21.7% less).
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