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Reports to and partners with the entity Quality Director and Patient Safety Officer, and Senior Leadership to identify, prioritize, and address process improvement opportunities supporting outcome effectiveness, service, and quality program initiatives. Responsible for leading, managing and overseeing clinical process improvement initiatives.
What You Bring/Job Requirements
In addition to bringing your whole self to the workplace each day, qualified candidates will need the following:
Three years of experience in a process improvement environment.
Experience with Lean/Six Sigma deployment and training, facilitation and project management.
Expertise in utilizing Process Improvement tools such as A3, Prioritization matrixes, Process mapping, Value Stream mapping, Rapid Improvement events (Kaizen), 5S, and Visual Management.
Experience in strategy, development, deployment and sustainment skills.
Experience in facilitating large projects across a complex environment
Ability to analyze, synthesize and manage quality, service and financial performance of process improvement initiatives.
BachelorsA Degree in Business, Health Administration, Industrial/Systems Engineering, Organizational Development degree or related field, required.A
Six Sigma or LEAN, required.A
Sedentary work -(prolonged periods of sitting and exert up to 10lbs force occasionally)
Your Connected Community
When people and places align, incredible things happen. Just like the 21,000+ amazing associates who work here, every community within Centura Healthas connected ecosystem has its own unique history, story and personality.
Penrose-St. Francis Health Services is a full-service, 522-bed acute care provider in Colorado Springs comprised of Penrose Hospital and St. Francis Medical Center. Penrose Hospital serves as the anchor hospital of Penrose-St. Francis Health Services with 364-licensed beds and the ability to provide tertiary (high tech) medical-surgical services with an emphasis on elective and outpatient care. Established in 1890, Penrose Hospital has grown to become a major health treatment and referral center, specializing in cancer care, cardiac care, emergency trauma care and physical rehabilitation. St. Francis Medical Center opened in 2008 to keep pace with the growing needs of the Colorado Springsa community on the north side of the city. St. Francis Medical Center features 172-beds and offers a modern Birth Center, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Care Unit, Emergency Department, Level III Trauma Center, Imaging Services, Surgical Services and Critical Care Unit. ItA also serves as southern Coloradoas home base for the Flight For LifeA(r) Colorado air medical helicopter service. Itas an incredible time to join us as we celebrate more than a decade as one of Healthgrades aAmericaas 50 Best Hospitalsa and Magnet Hospital designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for superior quality in nursing care. With 300+ days of annual sunshine, mild winters and easy access places like Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods and some of Coloradoas top destination resorts, you will enjoy an incredible lifestyle while having the career youave always wanted.
Find your ideal career at Centura Health! With 16 hospitals, physician clinics, hospice services, home care and senior living communities, Centura Health's vast network of care spans Colorado and Western Kansas so you can experience a balanced lifestyle and enjoy a fulfilling career anywhere you want to work, live and play in Colorado. From the fast pace of a Denver-area Level 1 Trauma Center to a smaller rural or mountain hospital – we proudly offer a more diverse range of work settings and locations than any other health care employer in the state. Centura is an equal opportunity employer.