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Providence Program Manager Health Equity in Vancouver, Washington


Providence is calling a Program Manager Health Equity at Providence Health Plan Partners. 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 to the office in Beaverton, OR.

The Health Equity Program Manager works in close partnership with leaders throughout HCS and PHP to support and lead key health equity initiatives aimed at reducing and eliminating health disparities for our patients, members and communities. The Program Manager supports the team on initiatives and projects of varying size and complexity, strategic priority and/or visibility, system and/or PHP priority and is viewed as a partner to different stakeholders in development, implementation and optimization. This role provides internal project management support, change management and/or process improvement to support a variety of workgroups or project teams. The Program Manager operates in a highly matrixed environment to lead health equity work throughout the organization and supports the preparation of committee agenda planning, minutes, and presentations; must be comfortable with public speaking and presentations .


Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree.

  • Training in Change Acceleration Processes (CAP).

  • Certification in Lean.

  • Experience in project management, program management and evaluation, team facilitation, data analysis, and/or medical management.

  • 3 years experience in project coordination/management.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Business Administration, Management, Healthcare Administration, Public Health, Public Administration, or clinically related field.

  • Coursework/Training in Project Management

  • PMP Certification

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: Project & Program Management (Non-Clinical)

Location: Oregon-Beaverton

Other Location(s): Oregon, Washington-Vancouver

Req ID: 367045