Performance Improvement Specialist - Lean Management
Posted on: June 11, 2021
We Are Hiring:
Join our Operations Improvement Team
as a Performance Improvement Specialist - Lean
This is a full-time position serving
our Ascension Michigan market ambulatory sites. This offers
flexibility of working partially remote but will require some
travel to our SE Michigan Ambulatory locations.
What You Will Do:
Facilitate with the development and
definition of ideas that will improve the organization.
What You Will Need:
- Evaluate departments and services in an effort to define best
practices and encourage positive and progressive change. Remain
current on healthcare trends and advances.
- Define financial, operational, and clinical data necessary for
evaluating change initiatives.
Identify steps, tools, and training necessary to implement a
process or structural change.
- Oversee functioning of assigned projects/project teams and for
collaborating with executive leadership to access necessary
resources. Manage resources, process and quality assurance of
projects within scope of responsibility.
- Develop and update the ongoing management plan. Monitor and
ensure that detailed project plans, reporting mechanisms, issue
resolution processes, and communications are timely and meet
Licensure / Certification /
- Certification specializing in Lean Healthcare Mgmt.
- Project Mgmt Professional preferred
- Registered Nurse credentialed from the Michigan Board of
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree
- 3 years of experience preferred.
- Clinical experience is not required for this position
but a strong understanding of healthcare performance improvement
processes is a plus.
- Masters Degree Preferred
Why Join Our Team:
employs over 20,000 compassionate caregivers across 16 hospitals
and hundreds of related healthcare facilities. Our care teams are
dedicated to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which
sustains and improves the health of the communities we serve. We
provide generous paid time off for work-life balance, a
collaborative work environment, professional development
opportunities and more to help our associates flourish personally
and professionally. If you are looking for a rewarding career in
healthcare, we invite you to apply today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 160,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team
Ascension SE Michigan is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)
and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive
fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color,
religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation,
age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data,
or other legally protected status.
Pay Non-Discrimination Notice:
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