Consultant

Morehead Associates   •  

Virtual / Travel

Industry: Healthcare

  •  

11 - 15 years

Posted 177 days ago

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Consultant Location United States - Remote (location open) Functional Area Consulting Employment Status Regular

About Press Ganey:

Press Ganey provides both ongoing advisory services and consulting in all phases of performance improvement. Our patient experience advisors are uniquely trained and skilled to identify areas of opportunity and help clients implement targeted improvement plans. Our consultants, whose healthcare experience is a true differentiator, work in partnership with organizations to identify and implement best practices across their operations.

Simply put, we are vested in our clients’ success, and dedicated to helping them understand and improve every dimension of the patient experience.

Position Description/Overview:

Press Ganey currently has an exciting opportunity for a Consultant. This role will support our Consulting and Professional Services practice area. We offer the opportunity for you to take your years of knowledge and experience and travel around the US to affect patient care.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Provide leadership on consulting engagements and engage in billable consulting activity in partnership with client team members.
  • Structure and, as necessary, complete analytical activities using Press Ganey data assets, client data and analytical tools (e.g., Excel, Access, etc.)
  • Manage evolving client expectations, needs, and priorities, and collaborate with client team members to ensure effective integration with consulting and service delivery capabilities and priorities, including database production processes.
  • Conducting interviews with hospital personnel and conducting on-site observation
  • Observing departmental practices to understand operational realities
  • Oversee analytic consulting projects related to patient experience strategy, Patient flow strategy, and cultural strategy.
  • Manage and monitor client satisfaction, and recommend appropriate strategies, tactics and operational initiatives to continuously enhance client satisfaction.
  • Conducting interviews with hospital personnel
  • Observing departmental practices to understand operational realities
  • Assists with the development, documentation, and presentation of results to clients.
  • Documenting findings of analysis and preparing recommendations for implementation of new systems, procedures or organizational changes
  • Meet regularly in face-to-face meetings with clients.
  • Ensure quality control of deliverables
  • Drive development of thought leadership materials and new service offerings

Qualifications:

  • Ten years plus progressive healthcare provider organization and/or consulting experience
  • Five years minimum 5 years’ management experience; Directorial experiencepreferred
  • Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills.
  • Strong organizational skills, including ability to prioritize tasks and delegate when appropriate
  • Ability to direct and motivate members of your project teams
  • Self-motivator with ability to work independently
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills, including ability to positively interact with executives, providers, and staff at all levels
  • Strong facilitation and presentation skills
  • Must have significant knowledge of health care strategy and market trends
  • Strong knowledge of and application of healthcare research resources
  • Advanced Word, PowerPoint and Excel skills required, Access skills desired
  • Willingness to travel 100%

Minimum Education:

  • Master’s degree in health policy and administration, public policy, public health, or business administration Preferred, bachelor’s degreerequired.
  • Active Register Nursing License required

All positions at Press Ganey require an applicant who has accepted an offer to undergo a background check. The specific checks are based on the nature of the position. Background checks may include some or all of the following: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, credit check, and/or drug test. By applying for a position with Press Ganey, you understand that you will be required to undergo a background check should you be made an offer. You also understand that the offer is contingent upon successful completion of the background check and results consistent with Press Ganey's employment policies. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required for the position.