PROGRAM MANAGER, eConsult, UW Medicine
|Req #: ||144930 |
|Department: ||UW MEDICINE - OFFICE OF THE CHSO/VPMA |
|Job Location: || University District |
|Job Location Detail: ||UW Tower (4333 Brooklyn Avenue NE, Seattle) |
|Posting Date: ||05/15/2017 |
|Closing Info: || Open Until Filled |
|Salary: ||Salary is commensurate with education and experience. |
|Notes: || As an employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position click here. |
| UW Medicine's mission is to improve the health of the public by advancing medical knowledge, providing outstanding primary and specialty care to the people of the region, and preparing tomorrow's physicians, scientists and other health professionals. UW Medicine owns or operates Harborview Medical Center, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, Valley Medical Center, UW Medical Center, a network of UW Medicine Neighborhood Clinics that provide primary care, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, Airlift Northwest, and other owned, operated or affiliated entities as appropriate. In addition, UW Medicine shares in the ownership and governance of Children's University Medical Group and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance a partnership among UW Medicine, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research, and Seattle Children's. |
UW Medicine Telehealth supports the UW Medicine missionto improve the health of the publicby providing telehealth and telemedicine services for medical education and specialized clinical care, particularly in rural and underserved communities in the Pacific Northwest and greater WWAMI region (Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana and Idaho).
The UW Medicine - Office of the Chief Health System Officer and Vice President of Medical Affairs has an outstanding opportunity for a Program Manager, eConsult, UW Medicine. eConsult is a referral and consult model that is being actively implemented at both academic and non-academic medical centers across the nation. The Telehealth Program Manager for eConsult will be responsible for the successful analysis, design and implementation of the eConsult program as well as other programmatic strategies that improve patient access, increase capacity for specialty care & advance the knowledge and skills of healthcare providers. Responsibilities will include: 1) Serving as lead program manager for the eConsult Program; 2) Managing other projects and programs as assigned; and, 3) Contributing to the development of UW Medicine's Telehealth best practices.
| Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business, Health Administration, or related field AND 7-10 years experience in program management (preferably in a healthcare setting), strategic planning, project portfolio management or related organizational management responsibilities. |
Extensive experience in facilitating large meetings, demonstrating the ability to lead to outcomes.
Excellent analytic skills with the ability to develop, assess and implement at all operational phases of a project.
Excellent written and verbal communications skills, with the ability to develop and deliver communications to individuals at all levels within UW Medicine, including executives.
Demonstrated experience and skills in building positive and productive relationships, and the ability to build and manage teams and collaborations under tight time constraints.
Demonstrated experience is leading multiple, complex projects and/or programs. Ability to assess and move forward quickly on multiple fronts and multiple projects.
Resilient, agile and able to work in a dynamic environment and under pressure.
Experience making independent decisions on matters of significance, free from immediate direction, within scope of responsibilities.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may substitute for stated requirements.
| Master's degree in Business, Healthcare Administration, Communications or related field preferred. Experience working in an academic health system. Clinical background or licensure. Telehealth experience. Experience working within a complex health system. |