Department Name: H4003:Office of Enterprise Quality & Safety
This position will use principles to improve health care delivery and transform UK HealthCare into a learning health system that optimizes value. This position will be responsible for: process improvement, project facilitation, as well as instructional guidance and research coordination. Duties will include: Utilizing lean principles or other change management methods (e.g., Six Sigma, ISO 9000) to provide direction and vision for identifying opportunities for process improvement; conducting and leading staffing analyses, process engineering, and workflow analyses; managing healthcare projects through the entire project life cycle; collaborating with clinician champions to facilitate meetings and communication; and leading project teams through complex and ambiguous situations.
IEBC (Internal Employee Being Considered).
The ideal candidate will have experience in Process Design, Flowcharting, Layout Optimization, and Forecasting Methodologies.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Experience with lean principles or other change management methods (e.g., Six Sigma, ISO 9000).
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.