Dignity Health

  • Population Health Management Project Manager I

    Job ID
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Population Health Management
    Hours / Pay Period
    Dignity Health System Office
    Standard Hours
    Monday - Friday (8:00AM - 5:00PM)
    Work Schedule
    8 Hour
  • Overview

    Dignity Health is one of the nation's largest health care systems. As of June 30, 2017, Dignity Health operated more than 400 care centers, including hospitals, urgent and occupational care, imaging and surgery centers, home health, and primary care clinics in 22 states, through its network of more than 9,000 physicians and more than 60,000 employees. Headquartered in San Francisco, CA, Dignity Health is dedicated to providing compassionate, high-quality, and affordable patient-centered care with special attention to those who are poor and underserved. In its fiscal year ended June 30, 2017, Dignity Health provided $2.6 billion in charitable care and services. More information on Dignity Health is available at www.dignityhealth.org.


    Job Summary: 

    The Project Manager I will create and execute project work plans for IT and business projects and revise, as appropriate, to meet the changing needs and requirements of the organization. In addition to being accountable to direct line Management, the Project Manager I will be accountable to and take direction from the Program Manager and Executive Director. The Project Manager I will directly interface with IT and business internal customers at the Manager and Director levels.


    Major Responsibilities: 

    • Follows a defined project management methodology, accountable for the detailed planning of steps and resources needed to meet objectives.
    • Monitors and prepares reports to ensure work is progressing to meet the deliverables on time and on or under budget.
    • Works on diverse projects of small to medium size, scope, and complexity, with guidance and coaching when necessary.
    • Effectively applies project management methodology and enforces project standards.
    • Ensures that project in-flights reviews and quality assurance procedures take place for all projects.
    • Solves conflicts, project risks and issues in a timely manner, escalating to Manager as appropriate.
    • Ensures project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately.
    • Expert ability at capturing meeting minutes and action items.
    • Expert ability to track open action items.
    • Ensures quality control for all projects.
    • Effectively communicates relevant project information to leadership.
    • Provides leadership to multi-disciplinary project team(s).



    • 2+ years of information systems exp.
    • 2+ project management experience, managing software deployments and/or developments.
    • Project management experience in health care preferred.


    • Bachelor's degree or equivalent

    Special Skills:

    • Possess good understanding of project management phases, techniques and tools.
    • Strong background in project management skills, including risk management.
    • Experience in process analysis and root cause analysis. Identification with and support of the Mission and Values of Dignity Health and its Sponsors.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • Ability to work in a complex and matrixed team environment.
    • Ability to handle multiple tasks, set priorities, schedule and meet deadlines.
    • Skills in Microsoft Project, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio.
    • A passionate desire to grow, learn and advance.
    • Possess quality presentation skills and experience in presenting complex plans and designs to senior level management.

    Travel Requirement: Travel 50%


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