Overview

The assistant program manager is responsible for working with primary care practices for successful implementation of evidence based interventions, population health strategies, and quality improvement activities to establish organized approaches to cancer screenings within clinical settings. This position is responsible for managing and cultivating relationships, assessing clinical workflow and processes, using practice facilitation, and coaching to drive quality improvements related to increased cancer screenings. Works under limited supervision. Finally, the assistant program manager will assist in the implementation of the cancer early detection and prevention programs.

Must have a Bachelor’s degree in a Health or Health care related discipline and 5 years related work experience. A Bachelor’s degree in an unrelated or non-health field with two years of relevant work experience in health quality improvement methods may substitute for the degree discipline requirement. A Master’s degree may substitute for two years of experience. Preferred experience includes: two or more years working in federally-qualified health center or another health system and three or more years working in health care quality improvement. Completion of health care quality improvement training program is a plus.

LSU Health New Orleans is committed to leveraging diversity as an educational resource and an institutional core value. We seek candidates who will contribute to a climate where students, faculty, and staff of all identities and backgrounds have equitable access and success opportunities. As an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, we welcome all to apply without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.