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 Children's Hospital Integrated Care Organization (CHICO) and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This position will be responsible for:
Supporting through strong organization – Ability to support the engagement of a cross-functional team in a matrix environment, keeping 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 – Supporting 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:
Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Management, Science, Business Administration or related field.
Minimum of 5-7 years relevant experience.
Preferred: Master's degree related field, 2 years' experience managing multiple highly complex projects and Project Management Professional Certification or other relevant certification.
The ability to effectively manage multiple demands and projects and/or proposals simultaneously within assigned department/division and to persuade and negotiate with peer‑level department heads and/or with external agencies/facilities on issues and programs that impact assigned department as well as several other large departments/divisions.
Advanced knowledge of PC-based software applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) and manual and web-based applications for collecting/ reporting data.
Demonstrated ability to lead quality improvement and/or process improvement activities. For research efforts, the ability to lead and conduct basic secondary research (e.g., literature reviews) and advanced quantitative and qualitative analysis.
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. *LI
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.