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Providence Change Management Director in Vancouver, Washington


Providence is calling a Change Management Director. This position will be remote and may pivot to a hybrid model in 2022 working a combination of in office and remote. We are seeking candidates that are available in commute distance in our offices in Southwest WA and/or Beaverton-Portland OR area.

The Change Management Director is responsible for developing structured approaches to transformational projects to ensure such efforts are implemented thoroughly, smoothly, and with compassion. The Director is responsible for building PHP's change methodology, processes, and tool sets, integrating change management practices into the project management lifecycle from intake through successful completion of the initiative or project. Change Management Director provides expert services to the leadership of the Transformation Management Office, executives, and functional leaders across Providence Health Plan to guide best-in-class change management practices in: understanding change, planning change, implementing change, and communicating change. Change is hard and this position will support the Providence promise of "know me, care for me, ease my way" to support our valued caregivers amid the disruption of transformational change. The position requires organizational effectiveness and change skills, in addition to project management skills. The Change Management Director will work in close collaboration with the TMO Leadership Team, VP of Transformation Management, and Chief of Strategy & Operations. This position requires strong use of initiative and independent judgment. The Director will possess excellent communication skills, strategic planning ability, project management acumen, strong relationship skills, and the ability to balance needs of multiple stakeholders to further the Mission and Vision of Providence Health Plan.


Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent education/experience

  • Master's Degree in Health Care Administration, Public Health, Public Administration, Business Administration or related discipline Or equivalent educ/experience

  • Completion of GE Change Facilitator (CAP and Work-Out) and AIM (Accelerated Implementation Methodology) training.

  • Training in Six Sigma process improvement and/or Lean methodology.

  • 10 or more years of work experience in health care, preferably in an integrated health system, health plan, hospital or public health setting.

  • 7 years demonstrated coaching, teaching and facilitation.

  • 5 years of experience in managing direct reports.

  • 2 years development and execution of organizational change management strategy.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Training in Prosci.

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

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Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Non-Clinical Director/Executive

Location: Oregon-Beaverton

Other Location(s): Oregon, Washington-Vancouver

Req ID: 368377