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Providence Health & Services IHC Program Manager- Institute for Human Caring in Gardena, California


Providence St. Joseph Health is calling for a Program Manager at the Institute for Human Caring at Providence St. Joseph Health in Gardena, CA

We are seeking a program manager to manage the multi-faceted education portfolio for the Institute for Human Caring (Institute). This position is responsible for providing program leadership support to the Institute and to local, regional and system-level ministry partners. The position fills a key position as a strategic business partner to expand whole person care throughout the PSJH enterprise by providing robust education and training programs to equip caregivers and providers in communicating with patients and families around goal aligned care through shared decision making and ensuring that the care provided is the best care possible. This position works closely with and collaborates with Institute leadership and program managers within the Institute, in particular Integration and the Palliative Practice Group as well as leaders at the local, regional and health system level.

The position will perform all duties in a manner that promotes project team success and reflects the PSJH mission, vision and values.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Under the general direction of the Director of Education, provide program leadership of the education portfolio for the Institute

  • Manage education and training events

  • Develop and refine education/training curriculum and materials

  • Develop collaterals related to education and training

  • Develop and implement methods for evaluating effectiveness of the program by evaluating key performance indicators (KPI) to determine the effectiveness of the education/training programs

  • Lead conference calls and webinars to educate and support caregivers at all levels of the enterprise

  • Cultivate peer-to-peer support among trainers and foster relationships with site leads and administrators

  • Develop and lead learning communities

  • Closely collaborate with leadership at local and regional ministries and system level around education related to whole person care to ensure success of the program

  • In this role contribute to the key strategic initiative of the IHC and CCPH division.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master’s degree in health care, a clinical field, public health, business, or related field.

  • Minimum of six (6) years of related experience in program management

  • Strong communications, organizational, verbal and writing skills.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft suite of products.

  • Demonstrated planning and project and program oversight/managements skills.

  • Demonstrated track record of leading through influence for key strategic initiatives.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1-2 years of experience in health care delivery.

  • Project management, LEAN, CAP and other change management certifications.

About the department you will serve.

Providence Strategic and Management Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight regions of Providence St. Joseph health from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

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 Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: California-Gardena

Req ID: 226439