Project Manager

Lowell General Hospital Burlington , MA 01803

Posted 2 months ago

The Tufts Medicine Project Manager will support#Information Systems and is responsible for coordinating and managing health system initiatives related to operational and financial performance improvement across the Tufts Medicine system. Collaborates with multidisciplinary teams to drive project goals and objectives.

Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project. Coordinates with technical resources throughout the system to design, develop and implement systems in support of department projects.


This role reports into the Tufts Medicine Integration and Operational Excellence department which


#supports an organization dedicated to continuous improvement. Objectives of this service include effective sponsorship, partnership, accountability, and delivery of consistently high levels of project success: timeliness, within budget, impact.

Overall, this department identifies, prioritizes and implements organizational transformation than enables Tufts Medicine to meet its strategic goals and continued growth. This includes providing common support tools to enterprise initiatives for project implementation and integration, results monitoring and assessment, reporting and control processes, auditing and communications. # Responsibilities Assist in the development of assessment and opportunity identification, solution recommendations, and refinement of the implementation plans with the primary goal of driving integration and enhanced system and entity performance Leads the team through the execution of the project and monitors the progress against the plan,# initiate corrective action as necessary Work to establish project management and tracking structure to establish consistent project management policies and guidelines for overall project organization Partners with leadership team to collect and analyze data in support strategic planning processes. Responsible for outreach efforts to establish and maintain positive working relationships with key stakeholders Consults with leadership regarding analysis observations; provides recommendations regarding project/process improvements


Participates in assessment and opportunity identification


, work plan development, and structured implementation planning to achieve all identified integration and performance enhancement opportunities Assist in the coordination of organization-wide efforts to design solution to drive integration, performance improvement, savings initiatives, and opportunities Manage stress appropriately, prioritize work schedule and collaborate with others Experience Bachelor#s Degree 5 years of experience in project management with experience coordinating cross-functional business units and/or multidisciplinary project teams Experience in healthcare delivery environment desirable Must have demonstrated skills of project management; tools, concepts, and methodologies Strong leadership skills; effective interpersonal skills to influence and guide solutions Demonstrated understanding of work flow process and change management Certification in Agile, Scrum or other PM programs preferred Lean/Six Sigma experience or certification preferred#



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Project Manager

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