This position supports the core business activities of the CHRISTUS Performance Improvement department by providing high level analytic and strategic insight. Responsible for the preparation of initial and final documentation necessary for delivery to customer, systems and programming; insures quality and timeliness of work performed and the final products. Under the direction of the Director of Workforce Planning, the project manager establishes schedules and methods for achieving project goals and objectives; and reviews work products, makes corrections and coordinates accordingly with leadership.
JOB SPECIFIC ACTIVITIES:
Coordinate internal resources and teams for the execution of complex projects and implementation plans
Establish work priorities and develop comprehensive project plans to track and report progress
Direct and manage project work and report project status and accomplishments
Ensure timely project delivery
Develop organizational tools such as project plans, timelines, meeting agendas, conceptual models and presentations to document and communicate project goals and needs, engage stakeholders and define deadlines and accountabilities.
Upon completion, assist with the development of Standard Operating Procedures for each project as necessary
Develop, maintain and activate systems for deviations from project plans to facilitate decision-making, adjustment to plans and communication to project leadership.
Analytic ability to organize and prioritize work to meet deadlines
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Visio
Excellent written and verbal skills required
Good judgement, initiative and problem solving abilities
Ability to handle and resolve complex issues with little assistance
Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously
Ability to communicate effectively
Five to seven years healthcare experience with two to four years' experience in business process environment
C. Licenses, Registrations, or Certification
PMP or CRA Certification, or obtained within 1 year of employment.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.