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Sr. Program Manager

Company: Enterprise Information Services
Location: Falls Church
Posted on: June 13, 2021

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Cognosante is on a mission to transform our country's healthcare system. With our health and security-focused solutions, we help public sector organizations achieve the important task of providing the best possible public services to American Citizens. From Enterprise IT, Data Science, and Security Services, to full-scale Consumer Engagement and Interoperability solutions, we are moving government services forward with transformation and innovation. Learn how we are making a difference in people's lives today!

Job Description

This position is pending contract award.

The Senior Program Manager (PM) for will oversees all aspects of a large, complex contract responsible for supporting military and Veterans healthcare quality management and improvement. The Senior PM will be responsible for project set-up and execution, including four to six direct reports working as task leads in areas such as agency external quality reporting, data extraction and analysis, medical reviews, support to government work groups, and clinical quality studies. This position will serve as the primary customer interface and is responsible for communications with project stakeholders, a distributed virtual workforce, and corporate leadership.

The Senior PM should have extensive knowledge and experience with clinical quality management, preferably within the military and/or Veterans health sectors. This will include experience with external reporting requirements (e.g., CMMS, Joint Commission, AHRQ), study design for health services research and evaluation, quality improvement methodologies, data systems and analytic techniques, value-based care metrics, and implementation science best practices.

Key responsibilities

  • Serve as primary interface for government meetings and manage action items on a daily basis
  • Review deliverables for quality and timeliness
  • Provide briefings and support government work group and steering committee meetings
  • Travel periodically (up to 25%) to support customer engagement and project oversight
  • Coordinate remote staff across multiple task areas

Required Qualifications

Candidates that do not meet the required qualifications will not be considered.

  • Minimum Experience: minimum of ten (10) years of large integrated health care system consulting experience, with at least five (5) years of experience in leadership roles and at least three (3) in a program manager role or equivalent.
  • Minimum Education: A Master's or Doctorate Degree from an accredited institution.
  • Certification: PMP or equivalent certification

Additional Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be adept in oral and written communications, use of Microsoft suite products such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, and SharePoint.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree in healthcare administration, nursing, medicine, or allied health profession
  • Prior experience with DoD or VA
  • Leadership experience in a healthcare environment
  • Experience managing at least 50 staff, including a distributed workforce
  • Certification in Lean Six Sigma or equivalent quality improvement methodology

Keywords: Enterprise Information Services, Washington DC , Sr. Program Manager, Other , Falls Church, DC

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