Project Manager - Healthy Planet

Scripps | San Diego, CA

Posted Date 10/05/2019

Change Lives, Starting with Yours

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to work.

You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.

Truven Health Analytics named Scripps Health among the top five large health systems in the nation. Scripps was the only California health care system on the Truven Top 15 Health Systems list this year. This is the fifth time Scripps has received the honor.

As Project Manager you will support operations of Scripps Health Project Management Office and be accountable for advising project leads and completing project life cycle components for projects with a budget impact of $10M-$50M.

In this role you will be responsible for gaining acceptance and reporting progress to Executives. Provide management engineering tools including target setting, benchmarking and process improvement. Partner with key organizational and operational leaders to identify and achieve priorities, goals and objectives for each initiative consistent with the Scripps Health mission and goals.

Additionally, you will develop business case, define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with senior management and stakeholders. Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path. Determine and assess need for additional staff and/or consultants and make the appropriate recruitments if necessary during project cycle.

This is the ideal role for someone with previous experience in Project Management experience in Health Planet. In this role you will have the opportunity to put your excellent communication skills, high attention to detail, ability to work independently and with teams, ability to think critically, problem-solve and identify problems along with possible solutions to great use.

This is a Full Time – 80 hours in a pay period position located in La Jolla.

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree.

  • Three (3) years of progressively responsible experience in management engineering, project management, consulting, and/or analysis.

  • Five (5) years healthcare experience and a comprehensive understanding of management engineering, project management, process redesign, change management and/or continuous quality improvement related methodology and tools.

  • Experience leading and facilitating work teams, with superior facilitation, interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to conduct and interpret quantitative and qualitative analysis.

  • Proficiency with: MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Excel and MS Project.

Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification:

  • Master's degree.

  • Experience within a multi-facility health care system.

  • Healthy Planet working experience.

  • EHR working experience.

Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based Company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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