Requisition # 63542
Full Time 80 hrs./pp (bi-weekly)
At UCHealth, we do things differently
We believe in something different: a focus on the individuality of every person. In big ways and small, we exist to improve the extraordinary lives of all those we serve. As Colorado's largest and most innovative health care system, we as a team deliver on the commitment to provide the best possible experience for our patients and their families. We foster a true human connection and give people the freedom to live extraordinary lives. A career at UCHealth is more than a job, it's a passion.
Summary - Process Improvement Consultant
Facilitates organizational redesign implementation. Leads process improvement approaches to problem solving. Works closely with staff to drive a culture of continuous improvement.
Supports client service lines in achieving strategic goals by leading cross-functional teams through operational improvement initiatives resulting in operating efficiencies.
Coordinates Rapid Improvement Events (RIE) and follow-up activities. Develops Lean strategies and ensures adherence to the system Performance Improvement standards and principles of Lean. Coordinates services with other departments.
Facilitates attainment of measurable outcomes. Conducts needs assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation and sustainment of change.
Delivers presentations and reports. Leads cross-functional teams that will include physicians, clinical and administrative staff.
High School diploma or GED.
Project management and Lean facilitation experience.
Bachelor's degree in relevant field.
Going beyond quality requires the perfect balance of talent, integrity, drive and intellectual curiosity. We are looking for individuals who recognize, like us, that the world of medicine is ever-changing and are motivated to do what is right, not what is easy. We support creativity and curiosity so that each of us can find the extraordinary qualities within ourselves. At UCHealth, we'll do everything in our power to make sure you grow and have a meaningful career. There's no limits to your potential here.
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