We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Quality Improvement Project Manager.
In this role, the successful candidate oversees completion of departmental projects and quality improvement initiatives decided upon by departmental leadership. Responsible for managing multiple projects at one time with a variety of focuses within the department. Reports weekly and monthly on progress to department leadership. Works with staff, managers, and pathologists through project management to improve operations as they relate to patient safety and quality systems. System-wide campus coordination required.
Independently leads, designs, manages, and executes improvement initiatives through all project phases; able to effectively manage multiple concurrent projects and proactively identifies and mitigates barriers to success.
Uses project management skills to: develop project plan and timeline for improvement projects; effectively track deliverables and delegate tasks; coordinate project summary presentations; and maintain oversight of all project related tasks necessary for project success.
Assures effective communication within the department, lab leadership, management, staff, pathologists, physicians, and external departments and customers. Demonstrates professional image when dealing with customers.
Assists Quality & Regulatory Director in operationalizing collaboration of all Pathology areas within NYU Langone Health. This includes administrative operations as they relate to quality systems, regulatory compliance, and intra-departmental operational processes. Works with the Quality Assurance Manager and Compliance and Regulatory Manager to coordinate special QA projects and time sensitive projects regarding laboratory accreditation and compliance.
Personnel related activities: Oversees supervision of staff. Interviews perspective employees, evaluates and documents staff performance and performs personnel counseling. Assigns responsibilities, establishes work hours, and monitors staffing.
BA/BS in related field
Certification in Project Management and/or 7+ years experience.
Excellent computer, Microsoft Office and project presentation skills.
7-10+ years experience working in healthcare.
Master's Degree, Lean, Six Sigma certification.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
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