Program Manager

Location
Bloomington, Minnesota
Posted
Dec 16, 2016
Closes
Jan 15, 2017
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time

Stratis Health, a non-profit organization that leads collaboration and innovation in health care quality and safety, and serves as a trusted expert in facilitating improvement for people and communities, is seeking a Program Manager to manage planning and implementation of quality improvement and patient safety projects. Key elements of this role include serving as a quality improvement expert, educator and trainer, convener, facilitator, consultant, and data resource, and managing relationships with representatives of Minnesota’s health care community.

Strong preference will be given to candidates that have experience in quality or patient safety role in a healthcare setting. Expertise in infection control, antimicrobial stewardship, and/or medication safety, desired. Qualified candidates must have Bachelor’s degree in related field and 5 years of related work experience managing small to large-scale projects, or 9 years combined education and experience in lieu of a degree. Project Management Training desired, certification a plus. In-depth understanding of health-care industry and demonstrated knowledge of  implementing system and program quality improvement initiatives using publicly reported data, CPHQ a plus; demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects; and proficiency using a PC and a variety of software applications.

Desired qualifications include: demonstrated ability to manage customer relationships and expectations; general management and leadership skills; excellent verbal and written communication skills, including technical writing; working knowledge of basic statistics and research methodologies. Candidates must demonstrate experience working in a team-based environment and a commitment to quality improvement.  Position requires some travel, including occasional overnight stays.

Stratis Health provides a collegial, team-based environment and commitment to continuous quality improvement, empowered employees, and shared values in the workplace.  We offer a competitive salary with outstanding benefits.

Applicants should submit a detailed resume to:

HUMAN RESOURCES
STRATIS HEALTH
2901 Metro Drive, Suite 400
Bloomington, MN  55425
www.stratishealth.org
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FAX: (952) 853-8503
                                                                            
Stratis Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.