This position reports to Director of Facilities and Practice Transformation and is responsible for the implementation and management of Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) project activities for CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System. The DSRIP program was created under the 1115 Medicaid waiver for Northeast Texas's Region 1's Regional Health Partnership plan. Project Manager is responsible for monitoring and reporting of all facets of DSRIP activities, and overall performance of all involved in the projects under the direction of the Director of Facilities and Practice Transformation. The Project Manager position requires strong leadership and project management skills and is responsible for developing an effective communication plan with internal and external customers and core team members. This position is responsible for meetings (internal and external) and the gathering and submission of DSRIP related information (clinical and financial) and other data requests. The DSRIP Project Manager is required to adhere to all Federal and State regulatory requirements to include OMB Circular A-133 grant compliance for internal and external audits in coordination with the Project Manager along with Regional and Corporate Grant, Tax, and Clinical Departments.
Bachelor Degree in Hospital/Business Administration required
Masters Degree preferred
Four to six years of experience in Hospital/Business Administration preferably in a healthcare related environment
Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification preferred
Experienced in leading process improvement
Demonstrated leadership experience in directing major projects/grants in health care
Basic Computer Skills
Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word. Knowledge of Microsoft Access is preferred but not required.
Critical and analytical thinking and communication skills
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Excellent organizational skills and the ability to coordinate information at all levels within the Region and Corporate System
Deadline oriented and possess the ability to multi-task
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.