Practice Coach Access


Swedish Medical Group is looking for a Practice Coach Patient Centered Medical Home (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in the Aco Support at Swedish Medical Group in Seattle, WA.

The Practice Coach works with our Swedish Medical Group clinics and is the on-site support individual who specializes in assisting clinic staff and teams through times of increased change and transition. They collaborate closely with the clinics to facilitate strategic implementations using change management skills, team development and lean methodologies while improving quality health outcomes and increasing the efficiency of the practice. Their primary function is to navigate staff towards successful completion of all medical home initiatives and to coach managers, providers and staff, to develop the capacity for sustained change and improvement.

In this position you will:

  • Assist and monitor SMG primary care practices in the adoption and operation of the Swedish Medical Home model.
  • Work directly with clinic managers, providers and staff to identify and address issues related to maintaining an effective and efficient medical home practice.
  • Educate regarding the use and replicate models of best practice including Medical Home model elements in the practices.
  • Help to prepare the organizational infrastructure for quality improvement implementation through such activities as advising on team building, change readiness assessments, facilitating meetings, and helping to develop leadership skills.
  • Apply measures and assessment tools to gage a practices ability to implement and maintain the Swedish Medical Home model.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelors Degree
  • CAP and WorkOut (TM) training or similar training, completed within three months of hire.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Masters degree
  • Minimum of three years work experience in an ambulatory health care setting
  • Working with a diverse population.
  • Substantial experience working with Senior Leaders across multiple settings.

About Swedish Medical Group

Swedish Medical Group (SMG) is a successful, performance-driven division of Swedish Health Services, the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. The SMG network includes more than 900 providers across 108 primary care and specialty care clinics.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

Our Vision is Health for a Better World.

About Us

Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Quality/Risk/Safety (Non-Clinical)

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: Bank Of America Bldg (WA239) 800 Fifth Ave Seattle, 98104

Req ID: 313980

Salary Range
$45,000.00 - 85,000.00
per Year
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Seattle, WA 98101, US
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