Senior Project Manager
Full Time - New York, NY
About this job:
Healthix is seeking a Senior Project Manager who will be responsible for the management of a range of technical projects in a health information exchange (HIE) environment. The Senior Project Manager reports to the Director of Strategic Data on the Healthix Innovation Team.
The ideal candidate will have a mastery of the software development lifecycle, which includes defining, planning and estimating the project scope, scheduling meetings with Healthix participating organizations (Participants), tracking and providing status updates for all stakeholders, managing and trouble-shooting issues and overseeing change management processes. Projects will include close collaboration with key Healthix Members such as large academic medical centers, health plans and public health organizations.
The Senior Project Manager will collaborate with the Director of Strategic Data Services to adopt the Innovation Team’s methodology for setting priorities, balancing resources and managing critical issues and will be responsible for addressing challenges and opportunities for data quality and improvement initiatives. Additionally, he/she will help with the design and development of new and existing innovative products and services for our Participants that take advantage of our data assets.
The ideal candidate will possess excellent written and verbal skills in to ensure that Healthix Participants understand the nature of health information exchange. He/She will be able to communicate effectively to seek and recommend solutions for complex projects and assist Healthix Participants in articulating their needs as well as being able to communicate those of the Statewide Health Information Network of New York (SHIN-NY), particularly as it relates to data quality and integrity.
Healthix is the largest public Health Information Exchange in the country, bringing together hundreds of healthcare organizations at over 1,500 locations across New York City and Long Island. We provide secure access to clinical data of more than 16 million patients to improve quality of care, efficiency and effectiveness. Data available through Healthix includes a broad range of clinical information electronically delivered 24/7, in real-time.