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Nursing Project Coordinator, Structural Heart Program

Location: San Francisco, CA Additional Locations:
Job Number: 780637 Date posted: 03/20/2019
Description:

Provides project management analysis, recommendations and decision support for a broad array of complex issues. Provides subject matter expertise to teams charted to address and develop recommendations for current/future operations. Promotes internal and external communications. Manages the project team, timelines and budget.



Essential Functions:
- Provides leadership in redesign projects related to the coordination, delivery and management of heath care. Identifies methods and approaches to reduce cost structure and maintain high quality of patient care.


- Contracts with and manages work of internal/external consultants.


- Works with CSA and regional leadership and staff to implement programs.

- Collaborates with stakeholders and sponsors to define project charter, framework, vision, and deliverables.
- Recommends project strategy, identifies best methods and processes, develops project planning, group process facilitation, training, and appropriate application of information technology.
- Provides expertise on subject matter addressed by project team. 
Ensures quality and effectiveness of research.
- Monitors and maintains timelines and budget.
- Coordinates all internal and external communication, represents the project to internal and external groups.
- Ensures the development of an effective implementation plan and facilitates the execution of this plan.
Basic Qualifications:
Experience
- Minimum three (3) years of experience in a management or leadership role and/or project management/operational planning.
Education
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
- BSN or bachelor's degree in a health related field required.
License, Certification, Registration
- Current California RN license required.
 
Additional Requirements:
- Specific subject matter expertise in health care operations and care delivery.
- Ability to conceive, plan and manage team-based projects.
- Familiarity with health care industry strategic business issues, with an understanding of KP, its operations, social and legal
environments.
- Knowledge of Nurse Practice Act, The Joint Commission, and other local, state, and federal regulations.
- Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.

 

 

Preferred Qualifications:

- Previous experience with Kaiser Permanente preferred.
- Master's degree preferred.

- Experience in cardiac disease knowledge, cardiac surgery, coordination of  care.  

- MS Office including Access proficiency preferred.
Primary Location: California,San Francisco,San Francisco 2238 Geary Medical Offices 2238 Gear Scheduled Weekly Hours: 0 Shift: Day Workdays: On-Call Working Hours Start: On-Call Working Hours End: On-Call Job Schedule: Call-in/On-Call Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Non-Union, Non-Exempt Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Nursing Licensed Department: Structural Heart Travel: No Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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