Ascension Health Clinical Professional Development National Program Manager, Allied Health in St Louis, Missouri

Job ID: 257664

Clinical Professional Development National Program Manager, Allied Health

St Louis, Missouri

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Clinical Professional Development National Program Manager, Allied Health

Location: Virtual

Additional Job Details: Full-Time

About Us

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2017, Ascension provided more than $1.8 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes approximately 165,000 associates and 34,000 aligned providers. Ascension’s Healthcare Division operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 153 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 22 states and the District of Columbia, while its Solutions Division provides a variety of services and solutions including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.

Job Description

Position Summary:

Manages national Clinical Professional Development programs to align performance, delivery, and operations to implement and evaluate multi-faceted competency-based programs that drive standardization and support achievement of the Quadruple Aim and clinical care priorities.

Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Serves as strategic program consultant as it relates to clinical professional development to meet the needs of the organization.

  • Maintains the general program oversight, configuration and reporting of programs including clinical delivery, clinical performance, clinical competency, and clinical programs.

  • Leads projects involving the research, design, implementation and support of clinical education programs deployed by the Ascension Clinical Professional Development Team.

  • Manages the relationship with system vendors, strategic partners, and university partners to prioritize, communicate, lead and support programs.

  • Facilitates implementation of appropriate change management initiatives associated with organizational transition activities.

  • Measures performance trends and develops new programs or implements changes to existing programs.

  • Works directly with business partners, project teams, and other leaders to enable change, communications, clinical learning, and clinical workforce capability development.

  • Develops actionable and targeted program plans to enable clinical competency and support the culture of the organization.

Education/Experience:

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Level Degree Required. Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, Organizational Development or Education, Industrial/Organizational Psychology or other equivalent curriculum that focuses on learning required.

  • Candidates will be considered if currently enrolled and participating in a University Bachelor Degree Program in Nursing, Organizational Development, Education, Industrial/Organizational Psychology or other equivalent curriculum.

  • Three (3) or more year’s progressive experience in program management, design and delivery of clinical professional learning in a healthcare setting, leading teams in all phases of the project life cycle, and producing creative solutions required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Level Degree Preferred. Master’s degree in Nursing, Allied Health, Organizational Development, Education, or Industrial/Organizational Psychology preferred.

  • Five (5) or more year’s progressive experience in program management, design and delivery of clinical professional learning in a healthcare setting, leading teams in all phases of the project life cycle, and producing creative solutions preferred.

  • Effectiveness in this role requires in depth knowledge of/experience with:

  • Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Must be able to work in a stressful environment.

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