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Quality Program Manager - Telecommute

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Responsible for supporting, managing, implementing and executing on key activities, initiatives and projects throughout the Optum Care Quality Department.  The position provides support through representation of senior leadership interests in both internal and external initiatives, and in some cases is an active team member on Quality strategy initiatives.  This position requires a unique skill set that includes leading cross-functional leaders on complex projects, collaborating vertically and horizontally throughout the organization, understanding workflow, and creating a collaborative environment to work effectively throughout the organization to ensure alignment of strategy and approach.  Accountable for supervising assigned projects and operational collaboration during implementation of new processes. Coordinates with project managers, program managers, business analysts, training teams, and other stakeholders to ensure all goals and objectives are met. 


You’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.  

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Creates and executes Project plans and revises appropriately to meet changing requirements and needs 
  • Plans and schedules Project timelines and milestones using the appropriate tools
  • Manages day-to-day operational and tactical activities of Quality initiatives
  • Develops and delivers Status Reports, Proposals, Requirements Documentation and Presentations
  • Diagnoses task/procedural change issues and helps to resolve the problem
  • Develops and maintains strong relationships with both internal/externals customers, IT, enterprise wide business units, OptumCare Delivery Organizations and senior executives to influence project teams and gain consensus on the selection of the most viable solutions
  • Provides analysis, recommendations, and options to Quality leadership regarding decisions to be made or problems to be solved in internal or external meetings
  • Responsible for supporting and representing the directives of senior leadership and acts as a key liaison on cross functional projects as required
  • Understands and helps prioritize projects, business initiatives and strategic plans
  • Manages risk by bridging interdepartmental gaps, by connecting information within the organization
  • Acts as a centralized facilitating point for the coordination of tasks and integrated execution of key strategic initiatives and reduces activities carried out in isolation
  • Collaborates with project managers, program managers, business analysts, training teams, and other stakeholders to ensure inputs, processes and outputs are captured and maintained for effective implementation
  • Utilizes project management and process improvement methodologies (DMAIC) to ensure deliverables are met
  • Coordinates meetings; prepares draft agendas and issues final agendas with appropriate backup materials; takes minutes, and provides follow-up correspondence

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.



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Posted: 2020-10-15 Expires: 2020-11-15

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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