Praxis Medical Group is a growing health care company in Oregon, providing affordable and accessible health care services throughout the state. Praxis, and its family of companies, is seeking an experienced professional to serve as administrator, facilitator, technical advisor, and analyst to our management and teams on the use of process improvement tools and techniques, analytical techniques, and statistical applications for our surgery centers. This is a newly created position in response to our exciting growth.
Surgery center operational assessment and analyses
Work towards great efficiency, cost improvements, and effectiveness in OR operations
Facilitate groups and teams; managing projects
Research and implement best practices and clinical improvements in surgery centers
Assess clinical and financial opportunities in the management and administration of endoscopy suites and operating rooms.
Assess skill mix opportunities, scheduling, nurse usage, staffing and on-call staffing for all ambulatory surgical centers.
Utilization initiatives Supply chain optimization
Identify product and vendor selection opportunities
Maintain OR Dashboard data.
Assist in the establishment of operational work measurements and staffing standard
Perform monitoring of throughput metrics and analysis of variances.
Perform data mining and review of financial and clinical data to assess ASC performance for operational and financial opportunities.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
Minimum 5-7 years directly related process improvement work experience, including experience in the health care industry
Project management experience
Strong written and oral communication skills
It doesn't get any better than Bend, Oregon!
Surrounded by astounding geographical beauty, Bend is a combination of urban cool, western hospitality and endless outdoor recreational activities. The Bend metro area population exceeds 165,000 and we serve a referral area encompassing most of Oregon east of the Cascades. The only destination ski resort in the state of Oregon, Mt. Bachelor, is 20 minutes from downtown Bend, and there are numerous cross country trails and snowmobile parks nearby. Summer sports include hiking, climbing at Smith Rock, fishing (lake and river), kayaking, mountain biking, river sports, and over two dozen golf courses are within a thirty mile radius.
The public school system is strong and there are private school options at all grade levels. Oregon State University’s Cascade Campus in Bend is a full four-year university, which offers a few graduate programs, and Central Oregon Community College (COCC) offers 60 programs of study. A regional airport provides daily flights to Portland, Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Salt Lake City, Denver and now Chicago.
Internal Number: 000
About Praxis Medical Group
Praxis Medical Group is the largest independent medical group in Oregon. Our company and its family of businesses (Adaugeo Healthcare and Interpath Laboratory) have over 50 years of proven success in managing health care organizations. We are pioneers and thought leaders in the industry. Our commitment to innovation and operational excellence has allowed us to create health care solutions that are both cost-efficient and cutting edge.