Job Title: Project Leader
Location: New Castle, DE
At Christiana Care Health System, named one of U.S. News & World Report’s “America’s Best Hospitals”, we’re dedicated to improving the health of all individuals in the communities we serve through health care services, education and research. With more than 10,500 employees, Christiana Care is the largest private employer in Delaware and the 10th largest employer in the Philadelphia region.
We are seeking an experienced Project Leader to join our IT department.
The Project Leader is responsible for implementing new functionality, rolling out EMR to new practices and handling EMR upgrades. Emphasis for this position is on delivering successful projects and implementations, on time and within budget. The Project Leader will work closely with our vendors to understand their roadmaps and be knowledgeable about healthcare trends (Meaningful Use, ICD-10). The Project Leader must be able to handle multiple assignments and be flexible to change. The project leader will responsible for all aspects of project management including; status reports, issue escalation, developing detailed project plans and overseeing projects from kickoff to completion.
The Project Leader should have solid experience managing the customer and vendor relationship. The Project Leader should have analytical skills and experience putting together business cases (effort vs. ROI). Health care knowledge is a plus. Familiarity with Centricity EMR, Cerner EMR or an equivalent electronic medical record system is required. Must have technical background to understand basic terminology and be able to communicate with our customers in terms they will understand. The Project Leader must think strategically and be able to develop short term, mid term and long term plans.
Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree required or experience consistent with the Project Leader job responsibilities.
8 - 10 years of combined project management, data processing and system analysis experience.
A master's degree and PMP certification is preferred.
Excellent organization and communication skills are required.
Familiarity with Centricity EMR, Cerner or an equivalent EMR system is required.
Care Health System is proud to be an equal opportunity employer whose staff is representative of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, gender identity or expression, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability, or genetic information.
Job Classification: Information Systems
Job Requisition #: 30898BR
Christiana Care Health Systems - 18 months ago
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