The Continuing Medical Education (CME) Project Manager will oversee a number of strategic initiatives and courses designed to propel UC Davis Health to meet the changing demands within health education and consumers of continuing medical education. This position will manage a portfolio of programs comprised of numerous courses relevant to faculty development, regional/community needs, maintenance of clinical certification (MOC) and other initiatives that lead practitioners to clinical changes in practice and patient outcomes.Required-Extensive experience with project management and policy analysis with leadership experience and/or skills to design, implement and monitor complex projects.-Advanced knowledge and extensive experience of medical/health professions education.-Experience negotiating and leading new concepts for advancing organizational change applying discretion and diplomacy.-Experience working with accrediting bodies with understanding of standards, regulations and policies and experience integrating.-Experience in developing strategic direction and parcel objectives into short-term tasks.-Excellent written and oral communication skills required to prepare reports, project plans, and presentations. - Experience with word processing, presentation software, spreadsheets, databases, and internet.'-Advanced analytical skills to effectively understand healthcare educational programs, to manage administrative and fiscal information.-Knowledge of common organization-specific, educational research-specific and other computer application programs.-Strong skills and/or experience in analyzing, researching and synthesizing large amounts of data for preparing sound and relevant proposals / analyses. -Bachelor's degree or higher in education or related area and/or equivalent experience/training.Preferred-Internal understanding of UC Davis Health System and/or a deep appreciation for matrix organizations.-Demonstrated understanding of health systems and community health delivery necessary to provide change management support and effectively support the operational adjustments necessary to a variety of educational delivery methods. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT-Must be able to work extra hours (nights and weekends) on occasion.-Ability to ambulate between buildings across the UC Davis Health campus-Occasional travel required-Valid California Driver's License-THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
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About University of California Davis Medical Center
At the end of 2015, we launched a comprehensive and inclusive process to tap into the broad, diverse knowledge of our entire UC Davis Health community to stimulate new and unique ideas for our next strategic plan.Throughout 2016, hundreds of members of our UC Davis Health family, as well as external friends and partners, took part in conversations and provided valuable input into charting a long-term course for our future that will continue the momentum underway to solidify our position as a top-tier health care organization.With your valuable input and talents, I am excited to launch our six new strategic plan goals. Over the next few years, together we will:Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best teamReimagine Education by cultivating diverse, transdisciplinary, life-long learners who will lead transformation in health care to advance well-being and equity for allAccelerate Innovative Research to improve lives and reduce the burden of disease through the discovery, implementation and dissemination of new knowledgeImprove Population Health through the use of big data and precision healthTransform Our Culture by engaging eve...ryone with compassion and inclusion, by inspiring innovative ideas, and by empowering each otherPromote Sustainability through shared goals, balanced priorities and investments in our workforce and in our communityAt a time when our industry is experiencing some of the most formidable changes ever, these are bold aspirations that will anchor us and provide us with clarity of purpose and a path forward. I am fully confident that we will achieve great success knowing we have a solid plan and areas of focus to guide us.I thank everyone who participated in the planning process for their great input and their dedication to our future success.