Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Continuous Process Involvelemt Consultant \(Full Time, Day Shift\) to work in Clinical Transformation at Swedish Shared Services in Seattle, WA\.
Providing process improvement and project management services for Swedish across department and functional boundaries using Lean, Six Sigma and other strategies\.
In this position you will:
Leading project teams that are focused on delivering measurable results, documented and sustained improvement in health care and service delivery
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with leadership, staff and medical staff
Supporting efforts to identify and implement breakthrough strategies to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of quality and safe care provided at Swedish
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's degree in healthcare, industrial or production engineering or related field
Led or co\-led a minimum of three \(3\), full\-cycle Six Sigma, Lean Six Sigma and/or lean projects
Training and/or experience in process improvement facilitation and techniques
Experience in establishing and maintaining productive relationships with internal and external customers
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Previous experience managing personnel\. Previous experience leading project teams in a healthcare environment
Previous experience successfully working in a highly matrixed work environment; health care experience
About Swedish Shared Services
Swedish is the largest, most comprehensive, nonprofit health provider in the Greater Seattle area\. Our expanding network of facilities currently includes three hospital locations in Seattle, a hospital in Edmonds and the new Swedish Issaquah campus\. It also consists of Swedish Medical Group's network of primary care clinics, and affiliations with suburban hospitals and specialty clinics throughout Greater Seattle\.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our Non\-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well\-being of each person we serve\.
Since 1910, Swedish has been a hallmark of excellence\. Swedish has grown to become the largest non\-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area with 11,000 employees, more than 2,800 physicians and 1,700 volunteers\. Swedish is committed to being the best place to receive care, and also the best place to work\. We reward our employees with generous compensation and benefits, individualized orientation, education and a supportive work environment\. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer\. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law\.
Job Category: Operational Excellence / Lean / Black Belt