University Of Kentucky Lexington , KY 40598
UK Healthcare is looking for a Health Systems Engineering Analyst to apply systems and industrial engineering principles to improve health care delivery and transform UKHC into a learning health system that optimizes quality and value. This position will be responsible for leading and assisting with projects affecting departmental operations at UK HealthCare including: process improvement, project facilitation, as well as instructional guidance and research coordination.
Duties include: utilizing lean principles or other change management methods (e.g., Six Sigma, ISO 9000) to provide direction and vision at the departmental level for identifying opportunities for process improvement, conduct and lead staffing analyses, process engineering, and workflow analyses. Other duties include: lead and/or assist OVIHD staff with healthcare projects through the entire project life cycle, collaborate with clinician champions to facilitate meetings and communication, and lead project teams through complex and ambiguous situations.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Process Design, Flowcharting, Layout Optimization, Forecasting Methodologies.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No Preferred Education/Experience
Master's Degree in industrial engineering, systems engineering, or related field.
Deadline to Apply 11/19/2018 University Community of Inclusion
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As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.