At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Network Development & Strategic Partnerships team and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This Project Manager will be responsible for:
Support through strong organization Ability to support the engagement of a cross-functional team in a matrix environment, keep them on track and focused using project management tools and organizational skills to complete deliverables.
Adaptability Ability to be flexible based on a changing landscape of work and priorities that may shift. As CHICO work hand in hand with others in the enterprise to implement the new accountable care organization (ACO), members of the team need to be comfortable with uncertainty and creative thinking.
Interpersonal skills Strong presentation, written and verbal skills. As the ACO, CHICO collaborates with many departments and organizations across the BCH enterprise, where we often have shared resources and project goals. Typical areas include Legal, Contracting, Marketing, Government Affairs, etc.
Problem solving Ability to breakdown problems into component steps, frame solution options, clearly articulate the tradeoffs in a concise manner, champion a recommendation, organize to resolution.
Partner relationships Supports day-to-day relations with external stakeholders that CHICO routinely interacts with as part of managing its accountable care contracts. These include state agencies, health plans, community partners and other organizations. The Project Manager helps organize materials and meetings with representatives of these entities, ensures timely completion of CHICO deliverables, identifies and resolves issues, and fosters strong and trusting long-term relationships.
To qualify, you must have:
The knowledge of theories, principles, and concepts acquired through completion of Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Management, Healthcare Policy, Business Administration or related field. Minimum of three to five years relevant experience.
Deep knowledge of current and emerging ACO business models, their strategic implications and operational basics including administrative and clinical impacts.
The ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and provide empathy in difficult interpersonal situations.
The ability to work with diverse internal and external constituencies.
Meticulous attention to detail, excellent writing and presentation development skills.
The demonstrated ability to lead and execute complex project initiatives that span across the enterprise.
(Preferred): A Master's degree related field or at least two years experience managing multiple highly complex projects.
(Preferred): Experience in managing state or federal payor and / or provider programs.
This position is eligible for an Employee Referral Bonus.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Department: Network Development & Strategic Partnerships
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.