The Program Manager is responsible for leading and coordinating programs, projects and delegated duties related to the daily activities of the department ensuring the development, implementation and maintenance of an effective IT Program management office.. This position is responsible for managing programs or projects with an administrative focus from strategy development to completion. The position maintains frequent cross-functional interactions at the senior management level and defines problems, scopes parameters, develops strategies, task/solution specifications, identifies and secures needed resources, and develops and updates project plans, timetables and milestones. The position maintains and distributes documentation and communication to keep members informed, on task, and on time.
Degrees: a) Bachelor's Degree b) Master's Degree (Preferred)
Work Experience: Three (3) Years Work Experience of program/project management Data management, performance improvement processes.
Management Experience: Two (2) Years of Management Experience or supervisory capacity.
Communication Skills: a) Above average Verbal Communication (Heavy Public Contact) b) Exceptional Verbal (Public Speaking) c) Writing/ Correspondence d) Writing/Reports
Proficiencies: a) MS Word b) Personal Computer
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: a) Analytical Abilities b) Mathematics c) Medical Terminology Knowledge d) Statistical Knowledge and Abilities
Work Schedule: Flexible
Other Special Requirements:
Equipment Operated: Computer skills in Windows environment, word processing, data base management and reporting spreadsheets.
Other Requirements: Accuracy and thoroughness; ability to work independently.
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.