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Henry Ford Health System Project Manager (Jackson Health Network) - Non-IT in Jackson, Michigan

DESCRIPTION:

The Project Manager supports the business development and planning functions of the department. Specifically, this position supports new practice implementations, researches and implements new specialty practice initiatives and other initiatives related to the advancement of the department, and provides high quality planning and business development leadership to support and advance the financial and strategic initiatives of Allegiance Health. He/she obtains a clear understanding of the project scope, objectives and team member roles and responsibilities and applies standard project management methodology, tools and practices to ensure successful outcomes of projects. The Project Manager is also responsible for managing the resource time of others that are assigned to their projects. This position is responsible for enterprise, cross-divisional projects with a high degree of complexity and medium to high risk. Provides project leadership to identified projects. Identifies and coordinates the proper resources to ensure successful project outcomes. Analyzes and supports project requests. Assists management to prioritize requests in order to maximize health system’s ROI and resources to reach the desired results. Uphold customer service standards.

REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Health Care Management, Finance, Accounting, Business or related field

  • Demonstrated, successful project management experience.

  • Prior experience planning and managing mid to large scale projects.

  • Demonstrates leadership ability, communications, and interpersonal, skills necessary to interact effectively with physicians, management, staff, external agencies/customers and patients/families.

  • Strong analytic and financial skills necessary to collect and analyze data to determine and implement effective action and solutions

  • Comprehensive knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications (intermediate excel skills required)

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master’s Healthcare Administration, Finance, Nursing or related science.

  • Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in a physician practice preferred.

  • PMP and/or Lean certification

  • Project Management Institute certification

  • Prior experience in the health solutions industry

  • Ability to lead multi-functional teams

    Overview

    Under the leadership of President and CEO Wright L. Lassiter, III, Henry Ford Health System is a

    $6 billion integrated health system comprised of six hospitals, a health plan, and 250+ sites

    including medical centers, walk-in and urgent care clinics, pharmacy, eye care facilities and

    other healthcare retail. Established in 1915 by auto industry pioneer Henry Ford, the health system

    now has 32,000 employees and remains home to the 1,900-member Henry Ford Medical Group, one

    of the nation’s oldest physician groups. An additional 2,200 physicians are also affiliated with the

    health system through the Henry Ford Physician Network. Henry Ford is also one of the region’s

    major academic medical centers, receiving between $90-$100 million in annual research funding and

    remaining Michigan’s fourth largest NIH-funded institution. Also an active participant in medical

    education and training, the health system has trained nearly 40% of physicians currently practicing

    in the state and also provides education and training for other health professionals including nurses,

    pharmacists, radiology and respiratory technicians. visitHenryFord.com.

    Benefits

    Whether it's offering a new medical option, helping you make healthier lifestyle choices or

    making the employee enrollment selection experience easier, it's all about choice. Henry

    Ford Health System has a new approach for its employee benefits program - My Choice

    Rewards. My Choice Rewards is a program as diverse as the people it serves. There are

    dozens of options for all of our employees including compensation, benefits, work/life balance

    and learning - options that enhance your career and add value to your personal life. As an

    employee you are provided access to Retirement Programs, an Employee Assistance Program

    (Henry Ford Enhanced), Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Employee Health and Wellness, and a whole host of other benefits and services. Employee's classified as contingent status are not eligible for benefits.

    Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

    Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer Henry Ford Health System is committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, size, height, weight, marital status, family status, gender identity, sexual orientation, and genetic information, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.
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