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Project Manager

Req #:  140362
Facility:  Support Centers
Department:  Information Systems
City:  Oak Brook
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

Advocate Health Care, the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Our Corporate Support & Operations Services are equally committed to advancing Advocate's goal of building lifelong relationships with patients by delivering the best health outcomes and highest level of service through an integrated approach to care and wellness.

PROJECT MANAGER

Site:- Advocate Support Center – Kensington, Oak Brook , IL

Status: Fulltime (40 hours per week)

 

Advocate Aurora Health is the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system in the United States and a leading employer in the Midwest with more than 70,000 employees and the region’s largest employed medical staff and home health organization. A national leader in clinical innovation, health outcomes, consumer experience and value-based care, the system serves nearly 3 million patients annually in Illinois and Wisconsin across more than 500 sites of care. Advocate Aurora is engaged in hundreds of clinical trials and research studies, and is nationally recognized for its expertise in cardiology, neurosciences, oncology and pediatrics. The organization contributed $2 billion in charitable care and services to its communities in 2016.

Aurora Careers for Wisconsin jobs and Advocate Careers for Illinois jobs.

 

OUR PURPOSE: 

We Help People Live Well

OUR VALUES:

  • Excellence: We are a top performing health system in all that we do and continually find new and better ways to improve.
  • Compassion: We unselfishly care for others.
  • Respect: We treat people in a way that value their unique needs and preferences.

 

Position Requirements: 
BA/BS in Business Management, Computer Science, a related field, or technical training equivalent.
5 yrs. experience with Project Management managing project of five people or more..
Experience with managing multiple concurrent projects.
Broad understanding of business, management, financial, operational, and management concepts.
Strong analytical and technical knowledge and skill.
Strong personal computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word or similar office productivity software.
Project Management experience in multiple application areas such as Information Technology, Quality Management, and Laboratory or similar industry processes.
Strong interpersonal and management skills.
Ability to see and keep in focus the overall strategy and business value while still managing large amounts of detail.
Mentoring, training, and presentation skills required.
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification highly preferred. Travel to ACL locations required occasional out of town travel is required.
Ability to sit 90 percent of workday.
Ability to perform hand manipulation when using computer keyboard and mouse.
Exposed to normal office environment.
Operates all equipment necessary to perform the job.


Purpose: 

The IT Project Manager will report into the Advocate Aurora Health HIT Growth and Construction department.  The IT Project Manager will oversee project management for construction and growth projects for system wide acute, ambulatory, and growth initiatives. Manages projects for HIT departments including project budgeting, business value, initiation, planning, execution, controlling, and closing. Responsible for all aspects of the project (scope, schedule, cost, and quality), including the activities of project members. Establishes and promotes project management concepts and application at Advocate Aurora Health.

Accountabilities:
Manages Advocate Aurora Health HIT Growth and Construction Projects
Provides Analytical and Technical Project Support to Organization
Promotes and Maintains Collaborative relationships within Organization.

About Advocate Health Care

 

Advocate Health Care, named among the nation’s Top 5 large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics, is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates more than 250 sites of care, including 12 hospitals that encompass 11 acute care hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, the state’s largest emergency and Level I trauma network, one of the area’s largest home health care companies, and the region’s largest medical group. Advocate Health Care has 4 teaching hospitals and is a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ.


Nearest Major Market: Chicago