149 job(s) at Oregon Health Authority

Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
May 26, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for a seasoned leader with Clinical and Integration experience to lead an excellent team and work to advance agency operations.   This position falls under the Classification Principal/Executive Manager F.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As the Director of Clinical Services and Integration, you will oversee a professional team of managers, policy and program analysts, and compliance specialists who are responsible for developing and supporting key policies and programs related to Oregon’s health care workforce and priority health care delivery areas. Your team will be responsible for analyzing national, state and local health care trends and research related to the health care workforce and health care delivery system to inform strategy development, policy development and program implementation on behalf of the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) and the Oregon Health Policy Board.   In this role, you will provide leadership and strategic direction to the Workforce, Clinical Services and Integration Unit within the Office of DSI. You will set priorities and direct work of the unit, facilitate teamwork, promote professional development, oversee work with stakeholders, and review and edit all significant written work products. You will ensure the unit’s work is supportive to committees and workgroups of the Oregon Health Policy Board and coordinated with units and divisions across the agency.   Additionally, you will support and guide staff in coordinating and balancing priority projects and ensure all programs and products reflect a high degree of professionalism. You will ensure the unit’s work supports OHA’s strategic vision goals and the health policy direction of agency leadership.     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Four (4) years of management experience in a public or private organization which included responsibility for each of the following: a) development of program rules and policies, b) development of long- and short-range goals and plans, c) program evaluation, and d) budget preparation. OR (b) Three (3) years of management experience in a public or private organization which included responsibility for each of the following: a) development of program rules and policies, b) development of long- and short-range goals and plans, c) program evaluation, and d) budget preparation; AND 45-48 quarter hours (30-32 semester hours) of graduate level coursework in management. A clinical degree (i.e., MD, DO, RN, LCSW, other) and/or a Master’s Degree in Public Health, Public Administration and/or experience with analyzing health care policy options and making recommendations for improvement. Experience with health outcomes research, healthcare delivery systems research or experience using healthcare expenditure, utilization and quality assurance data in developing and presenting reports. Strong working knowledge of Medicaid requirements, Medicaid program delivery models and program quality improvement strategies. Experience producing written reports. Familiarity with financial management, budgets, contract management and program management. Extensive knowledge of management principles including planning, organizing, supervision and decision making. Experience effectively managing teams. Leadership-level communication skills and the ability to communicate with diverse groups of stakeholders on complex topics. Experience in promoting a culturally competent and diverse work environment.   WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
May 26, 2020
Full time
  The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for an IT Director with experience managing Technical Support Staff to lead an excellent team, provide sound strategic planning and work to advance their IT operations.    This position falls under the Classification Principal/Executive Manager F.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As the IT Director of Customer Service and Support, you will assist the Chief Information Officer (CIO) in planning and directing the administration, operation and statewide service delivery of all information systems to the 14,500+ employees of the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) and the Department of Human Services (DHS) and the clients whom they serve.   In this strategic-level role, you will participate in setting the strategic direction for the use of technology to support OHA and DHS programmatic and administrative functions. You will create plans and project plans and may be involved in statewide planning efforts. You will help the CIO initiate, develop, and implement programs, policies, and procedures. As an executive staff member, you will oversee the unit providing front-line technical support for DHS, OHA and their related service programs.   Additionally, you will direct the infrastructure and customer services functions including desktop support, service desk, field support, service management, application delivery and coordination with the state data center. Staff and managers in Customer Services and Support will report directly to you. You will also represent the agencies at statewide and central/shared services groups which may include governance committees, steering committees or other decision-making bodies.     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Four (4) years of management experience in a public or private organization which included responsibility for each of the following: a) development of program rules and policies, b) development of long- and short-range goals and plans, c) program evaluation, and d) budget preparation. OR (b) Three (3) years of management experience in a public or private organization which included responsibility for each of the following: a) development of program rules and policies, b) development of long- and short-range goals and plans, c) program evaluation, and d) budget preparation; AND 45-48 quarter hours (30-32 semester hours) of graduate level coursework in management. 8-12 years of management experience in an IT Organization. 4-6 years of experience leading teams in a comparable environment (for example, 14,500+ employees; 550+ IT employees; two large public sector agencies; direct/indirect responsibility of 40 or greater.) 4-6 years of technical experience in desktop, infrastructure, systems, networking, overseeing a technology Help/Service Desk. Experience in establishing and improving standard processes to improve performance in the organization (e.g., ITIL, SDLC, DevOps). Experience with Cloud vendors (Microsoft, AWS). Experience working with vendors and partners (HPE, Lenovo, Nutanix, Citrix, Cisco). Experience with a wide variety of technologies (IaaS, PaaS, Automation, VoIP, LAN, WAN, video, SDWAN, mobile, VDI). Experience in overseeing a budget of $10 Million or greater. Up-to-date technical expertise and knowledge needed to direct technical experts. Outstanding customer service skills for both internal and external clients. Ability to set clear guidelines, delegate effectively, model expected office professional behaviors, and establish and maintain clear methods for reporting inappropriate actions. Ability to consistently treat customers, stakeholders, partners, vendors and co-workers with dignity and respect, and create and maintain a work environment that is respectful and accepting of diversity.   WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
May 26, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for an IT Project Services Manager to lead an excellent team, oversee essential technology projects and work to advance their IT operations.    This position falls under the Classification Principal Executive/Manager E.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! This role works with the IT Project Delivery Manager within Project Solutions to lead and deliver major technology initiatives on behalf of Oregon Health Authority (OHA) and the Department of Human Services (DHS).   In this role, you will work with the IT Project Delivery manager to ensure that agency projects with technology components are staffed with the appropriate level of project management, business analysts and coordinators to implement projects successfully.   You will partner closely with the Project Management Office (PMO) Manager and other management team members to support the implementation and operationalization of mature project management and business analysis practices. You will also connect disparate work activities to other Office of Information Services (OIS) groups, agency program areas, and State/Federal partners.   Additionally, you will partner with executive-level leaders within and outside of OHA and DHS including federal funding partners, the Department of Administrative Services and the Legislative Fiscal Office. You will advise the OIS Project Solutions IT Director and OHA/DHS CIO regarding project status, project issues requiring escalation or resolution, and make recommendations on a variety of project related topics.   The position manages staff including IT project managers, coordinators, BSAs, BAs and administrative staff.     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (A) Three (3) years of management experience in a public or private organization which included responsibility for each of the following: a) development of program rules and policies, b) development of long- and short-range goals and plans, c) program evaluation, and d) budget preparation. OR (B) Two (2) years of management experience in a public or private organization which included responsibility for each of the following: a) development of program rules and policies, b) development of long- and short-range goals and plans, c) program evaluation, and d) budget preparation; AND 45-48 quarter hours (30-32 semester hours) of graduate level coursework in management. OR (C) Three (3) years of professional experience as a program/project leader, assigning and reviewing work of professional staff (e.g., engineers, etc.) including project responsibility for developing goals and objectives, project evaluation, and monitoring and controlling or preparing a budget. Ten (10) years’ experience managing IT projects, including experience managing multi-million-dollar IT projects. Three (3) years’ experience managing a group of staff in a matrixed environment. Ability to coach and mentor others. Experience with requirements gathering. Experience interpreting business rules and requirements for technical systems. Experience in business process modeling and design. Experience analyzing and evaluating technical solutions. Ability to plan, organize and execute disparate work activities including reporting and oversight of project resources. Experience overseeing project activities such as project coordination, reporting, document management and administrative support. Proficiency in Microsoft Project, SharePoint, Microsoft Teams, Visio, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Ability to analyze data, assess situations and provide appropriate responses. Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills. Experience in promoting a culturally competent and diverse work environment.   WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you
Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
May 15, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for a Field Services Manager to lead an excellent team, ensure the delivery top-notch support and work to advance their IT operations.    These positions fall under the Classification Principal/Executive Manager D.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As a Field Services Manager, you will manage IT professionals who plan, design, develop, implement and maintain applications in support of major business areas. Your responsibility will be to ensure the delivery of IT operations, support, application development, and maintenance.   In this role, you will develop and maintain strong relationships with business and functional units. You will need to demonstrate a strong understanding of each unit’s business, goals, missions, and business drivers. You will facilitate business decisions on IT services, support, and products; and ensure the understanding of the impacts and investments required to achieve desired results.     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Six (6) years of supervisory, technical, or professional-level experience related to Technical Support including Two (2) years of experience that supervision and management of a program, section, or unit which included: a) development of program rules and policies, b) development of long- and short-range goals and plans, c) program evaluation, and d) budget preparation. OR (b) A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Management, Business, Public Administration or a related field; AND Three (3) years of supervisory, technical, or professional-level experience related to Technical Support including Two (2) years of experience that supervision and management of a program, section, or unit which included: a) development of program rules and policies, b) development of long- and short-range goals and plans, c) program evaluation, and d) budget preparation. Ability to maintain tight deadlines and close coordination and communication with Human Resources, executive and peer managers, agency directors, partners and contractors. In depth knowledge of project management techniques, resource processes, budgeting, and cost benefits analysis. Sense of urgency and empathy for customers. Exceptional analytical and process improvement skills. Familiarity with a variety of concepts, practices, and procedures including ITIL methodologies. Hands on experience working in Incident, Problem and Change Management disciplines. Ability to communicate information and ideas to non-technical employees. Competency in call center tracking tools. Solid relationship management and performance management skills. Ability to motivate and direct staff members and subordinates. Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills. Experience in promoting a culturally competent and diverse work environment.   WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
May 11, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for Two (2) experienced Technical Project Managers to join an excellent team, lead important IT projects and work to advance agency operations.    This position is under the classification Information Systems Specialist 8.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As a Senior Technical Project Manager, you will provide project management for enhancements to the ONE Integrated Eligibility project.  The purpose of the Oregon Department of Human Services (DHS) OregONEligibility Integrated Eligibility (ONE IE) Project is to extend the Modified Adjusted Gross Income (MAGI) Medicaid enrollment and eligibility determination functionality to include Non-MAGI Medicaid, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), and Employment-Related Day Care (ERDC).     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Seven (7) years of information systems experience in Project Management. OR (b) An Associate's degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field, OR completion of a two (2) year accredited vocational training program in information technology or a related field; AND Five (5) years of information systems experience in Project Management. OR (c) A Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field; AND Three (3) years of information systems experience in Project Management. OR (d) A Master's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field; AND One (1) year of information systems experience in Project Management. OR (e) A Doctor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field. Strong experience in software development operations. Experience managing Software Development Projects. Experience using Microsoft Project,  MS Teams, MS Power BI and/or TFS. Experience with Waterfall and Agile methodologies Experience in advancing health equity, addressing systemic health disparities and collaborating with diverse, vulnerable and underrepresented populations.     WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
May 05, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Systems Analyst with Mainframe Skills to join an excellent team, provide top-notch support and work to advance their IT operations.    This position falls under the Classification Information Systems Specialist 7.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As a Senior Systems Analyst, you will provide requirements documentation, systems analysis, design and development, strategic planning and project coordination support to the Office of Information Services (OIS). You will support the Department of Human Services’ (DHS) Self-Sufficiency computer applications including but not limited to web-based, client-server, mainframe and database solutions.   Your primary focus will be on design, development and implementation of OIS DHS Self-Sufficiency Program (SSP) projects per agency policies, procedures, processes and standards. Your responsibilities will include assisting with requirements gathering and analysis, feasibility analysis, creation and support of business database access software (both client and server); development, implementation and maintenance of Internet sites and applications; and project and system planning, design and development of new systems. You will prepare IT reports, help develop presentations for delivery by other staff and provide project coordination. You may also assist with programming depending on current project priorities.   Additionally, you will play a technical leadership role on key computer applications in SSP areas such as Client Maintenance (CM) and the Food Stamps Management Information System (FSMIS). You will partially support the Integrated Eligibility (IE) Project, which will replace most client eligibility functions in legacy computer applications. You will also provide leadership and help execute and implement consistent repeatable coding and testing practices within the team.     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Six (6) years of information systems experience with Mainframe Applications. OR (b) An Associate's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field, OR completion of a two (2) year accredited vocational training program in information technology or a related field; AND Four (4) years of information systems experience with Mainframe Applications. OR (c) A Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field; AND Two (2) years of information systems experience with Mainframe Applications. OR (d) A Master's degree of higher in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field. Strong working knowledge of Mainframe Applications and Processes. Experience using web services and associated tools. Experience with object-oriented analysis, design and programming. Expert-level knowledge of relational database techniques. Experience using COBOL and structured programming techniques. Experience or training in CICS, TSO, Easytrieve, and/or VSAM. Strong proficiency with DB2 including the use of tables, indexes, constraints, triggers, and stored procedures. Outstanding communication skills. Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills. Experience in promoting a culturally competent and diverse work environment.   WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
May 05, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Systems Analyst to join an excellent team, provide top-notch support and work to advance their IT operations.    This position falls under the Classification Information Systems Specialist 7.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As a Senior Systems Analyst, you will provide expertise and leadership to analyze, plan, develop, integrate, implement and coordinate the operations, maintenance, installation and construction of information systems.   In this role, your primary focus will be on analysis, support and operations of system interfaces and data for the ONE System.     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: Six (6) years of information systems experience in Systems Analysis. OR (b) An Associate's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field, OR completion of a two (2) year accredited vocational training program in information technology or related field; AND Four (4) years of information systems experience in Systems Analysis. OR (c) A Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field AND Two (2) years of information systems experience in Systems Analysis. OR (d) A Master's degree or higher in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field may substitute for all of the above. Experience with data exchange methods, tools and technologies including SOAP, web services, XML, WDSL, API and batch. Hands-on experience with SQL Server and other RDBMS products. Experience with EDI, system interface and data exchange tools and methodologies. Familiarity with State eligibility systems such as Magi, Non-Magi and Affordable Care Act (ACA) Systems is preferred. Scripting experience with BizTalk, JavaScript, .NET, etc. is preferred Project Management experience in an IT environment. Ability to establish control and security measures. Experience reviewing and revising agreements and contracts. Ability to provide information, advice, training and assistance to professional and technical staff. Knowledge of Systems Architecture. Experience administering and managing comprehensive, multi-system projects including directing and motivating internal staff, contractors and other participants. Experience in promoting a culturally competent and diverse work environment.   WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
Apr 14, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Business Systems Analyst to join an excellent team, provide top-notch support and work to advance their IT operations.    This position is under the classification Information Systems Specialist 6.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As a Business Systems Analyst, you will provide expertise and leadership to analyst, plan, develop, integrate, implement and coordinate the operations, maintenance, installation and construction of systems supporting Adult and People with Disabilities (APD), and Developmental Disabilities (DD) program areas with in the Department of Human Services (DHS). These computer applications include three large core systems known as Client Employed Provider (CEP), Community Based Care (CBC) and Provider (SJM). You will support other Mainframe applications necessary to support DHS administered programs such as Accounting (JV), Client Maintenance System (CM) and Service Eligibility (SJC).     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Five (5) years of information systems experience in Business Analysis. OR (b) An Associate's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field, OR completion of a two (2) year accredited vocational training program in information technology or related field; AND Three (3) years of information systems experience in Business Analysis. OR (c) A Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field; AND One (1) year of information systems experience in Business Analysis. OR (d) A Master’s degree or higher in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field. Experience writing, reviewing and tracing requirements. Experience documenting and writing business processes. Experience with Mainframe Technologies including: COBOL, CICS, EZ+, DB2, JCL, TSO/ISPF, FTP and structured systems analysis. Experience developing and maintaining strong working relationships. Ability to translate business and functional needs into technical requirements. Working knowledge of infrastructure specialties and the interrelationship of information management systems. Knowledge of business systems and organizational structures. Experience establishing controls and security measures. Experience developing policies and procedures. Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills. Experience in creating and maintaining a work environment that is respectful and accepting of diversity among team members and the people we serve.     WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Portland, OR
Apr 07, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Data Analyst with Healthcare experience to join an excellent team, provide top-notch analysis and work to advance agency operations.   This position falls under the Classification Research Analyst 4.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As a Health Cost Data Analyst, you will play a key role in supporting the ongoing development, maintenance, and administration of the Sustainable Health Care Cost Growth Target Program. You will collect, analyze, and report data from health insurers, hospitals and health care providers and work with summary data from those groups and complex health care claims, encounter, and enrollment data to produce summary statistics, performance measures, and other indicators to track whether targets are met and, if not, potential areas of improvement in controlling cost growth.   In this role, you will oversee data quality and validation efforts, report generation, processing, and fulfillment of data requests, and ad hoc analyses for internal and external stakeholders. You will be responsible for planning and managing key initiatives related to data analysis, validation, and internal process improvement.   Additionally, you will work closely with other analysts in Health Analytics, the Sustainable Health Care Cost Growth Target Program staff in the Office of Health Policy, and work collaboratively with analytic, policy, and program staff across agency divisions, such as the Public Health Division and the Health Systems Division, as well as with staff from other state agencies, such as the Department of Human Services (DHS) and Department of Consumer and Business Services (DCBS).     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Five (5) years of research experience using computerized applications to independently gather, compile, and analyze data and prepare narrative or statistical reports; including Two (2) years of experience coordinating complex research projects. OR (b) A Bachelor's Degree or higher in any disciplines that included six-quarter units in statistics or quantitative analysis methods and procedures; AND Three (3) years of experience using computerized applications to independently gather, compile, and analyze data and prepare narrative or statistical reports; including Two (2) years of experience coordinating complex research projects. Graduate-level coursework in health sciences, economics, statistics, informatics, public policy, public health or computer science preferred. At least two years of work experience analyzing health care financial data or claims data preferred. Knowledge of health care claims, encounter, and enrollment data, and health care quality, cost, and utilization measures. Knowledge of statistical software packages, preferably R or SAS, and programming languages, preferably SQL. Demonstrated ability to write scripts/macros in software that automates the process of extracting and compiling data from Excel or flat files. Knowledge of health services research and evaluation design, methods, and analyses. Demonstrated ability to perform statistical and quantitative analyses. Demonstrated ability to effectively present data using text, charts, graphs, and other data visualizations. Demonstrated ability to coordinate multiple competing priorities. Knowledge of state and federal health policy, Medicaid and Medicare programs, and health care reform efforts preferred. Experience with Tableau or other data visualization software. Experience in promoting a culturally competent and diverse work environment.   WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
Apr 03, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Program Leader with a strong background in Healthcare Delivery Systems to lead an excellent team and work to advance their Integrated Care for Kids Model.   This position is under the classification Principal Executive/Manager F.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As Program Director for the Integrated Care for Kids (InCK) Model, you will direct and oversee all work related to implementation of Oregon’s InCK Model. You will direct the InCK Model Team and Program by developing policies, procedures, and programs consistent with policy established by the federal government, Oregon statute and administrative rule, Leadership within the Oregon Health Authority (OHA), and the Oregon Health Policy Board.   Oregon’s InCK Model is a priority, federal-state collaborative focused on improving child and youth health outcomes in a five-county target region with a total budget of up to $17 million dollars over seven years.  Funded by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI), the work of the InCK Model aligns with Oregon’s 1115 waiver, Oregon Health Policy Board priorities, CCO 2.0 priorities, the state’s Early Learning Strategic Plan, and the goals of the Governor’s Children’s Cabinet. The InCK Model employs a strong focus on promoting health equity and advancing integrated, family-centered care coordination across physical health, behavioral health and health-related social services. Oregon’s InCK Model goals are to reduce out-of-home placements for children, support family resilience, reduce unnecessary health care costs, and eliminate racial and ethnic disparities in children’s health and health care services.   In this role, you will provide strategic direction to the InCK Model Team, coordinate activities across critical issue areas, and support, guide, and ensure all products reflect a high degree of professionalism. You will ensure that expertise and analysis is distributed appropriately across the InCK Model Team, facilitate teamwork, review and edit all written work products, coach staff on managing meetings and support work with stakeholders.   The InCK Model team is a high performing, highly educated team that will benefit from a leader who helps strengthen existing skills and promotes professional development. You will be responsible for directly managing a core team as well as leading a functional InCK Model team housed across Health Policy and Analytics (HPA), the Office of Equity and Inclusion, the Office of Health Analytics and the Department of Human Services. You will have to demonstrate strong communication and management skills to oversee this cross-office and cross-agency team in addition to sub-awardees and contractors that will play a significant role in the development and implementation of the InCK Model Program. You will also provide a critical link between HPA and OHA’s strategic vision and other key state-level initiatives focused on children’s health; work with the team to ensure awareness and expertise in emerging and evolving priorities; and ensure that the team is able to proactively support the health policy direction of agency leadership and state efforts focused on children’s health and health equity.   Additionally, you and your team must be responsive to federal and legislative directives that relate to health care delivery and the requirements of the federal InCK Model cooperative funding. Your team must also be nimble to respond to emerging federal policy changes and produce comprehensive and accurate reports, presentations or talking points under aggressive deadlines. You must be able to balance ongoing and newly emerging work, help the team prioritize, and be adaptable to managing new incoming assignments with short deadlines.   Issues and recommendations within the purview of your role are highly visible and potentially controversial to the affected public and private health care constituents, state agencies, and the Governor's office. You will work collaboratively with staff from across OHA, as well as InCK sub-awardees, InCK contractors, health insurers, providers, system executives and other stakeholders. You will also consistently treat customers, stakeholders, partners, and co-workers with dignity and respect and will demonstrate recognition of the value of individual and cultural differences.     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Four (4) years of management experience in a public or private organization which included responsibility for each of the following: a) development of program rules and policies, b) development of long- and short-range goals and plans, c) program evaluation, and d) budget preparation. OR (b) Three (3) years of management experience in a public or private organization which included responsibility for each of the following: a) development of program rules and policies, b) development of long- and short-range goals and plans, c) program evaluation, and d) budget preparation; AND 45-48 quarter hours (30-32 semester hours) of graduate level coursework in management. A Master’s Degree in Public Health, Public Administration and/or experience with analyzing health care policy options and making recommendations for improvement. Experience with health outcomes research, healthcare delivery systems research or experience using healthcare expenditure, utilization and quality assurance data in developing and presenting reports. Strong working knowledge of Medicaid, Children’s Health Insurance Program, children’s health systems and health care delivery. Experience producing written reports. Familiarity with financial management, budgets, contract management and program management. Extensive knowledge of management principles including planning, organizing, supervision and decision making. Demonstrated experience at a leadership level communicating with a diverse group of stakeholders on complex topics. Ability to ensure the coordination and exchange of clear information between the Oregon Health Policy Board, Office of Health Policy, Office of Health Analytics as well as other OHA staff, external contractors and stakeholders. Leadership-level communication skills and the ability to communicate with diverse groups of stakeholders on complex topics. Experience in promoting a culturally competent and diverse work environment.     WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
Apr 01, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Data and Operations Analyst with strong SAS/SQL Skills to join an excellent team, provide top-notch analysis and work to advance agency operations.    This position is under the classification Operations and Policy Analyst 3.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As a Behavioral Health Policy and Data Analyst, you will support behavioral health policy decision-making and strategic planning efforts. This includes data analysis for assessment, prioritization, and monitoring of behavioral health priorities. Together with the Program Analysis and Measurement Manager, you will work collaboratively with staff across the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) to provide programmatic support and project coordination for various aspects of service transformation and integration.   Issues and recommendations within the purview of your role will be highly visible and potentially controversial to the affected health care constituents, state agencies, and Governor's office. You will handle policy issues that often have complex and interdependent technical, political, fiscal, administrative, and other aspects that must be considered and addressed. The scope of details to consider is numerous and often unidentified, requiring an ability to clarify and prioritize tasks in order to effectively navigate a challenging and fast-paced work environment with a broad array of stakeholders.     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Seven (7) years of professional-level experience in Data Analysis. OR (b) professional-level experience in Data Analysis. OR (c) A Master’s professional-level experience in Data Analysis. OR (d) A Doctor’ professional-level experience in Data Analysis. Three (3) years of experience with statistical software and programming languages, such as SAS and SQL. Experience with health outcomes research, healthcare delivery systems research, and/or health survey research. Experience using healthcare expenditure, utilization and/or qualify assurance data. Knowledge of and experience with data visualizations tools, such as PowerQuery, Power BI, SharePoint BI and/or Tableau. Experience producing written reports, executive summaries and fact sheets. Quantitative and qualitative problem-solving skills. Experience with medical billing, coding and/or terminology. Experience with Medicaid programs and/or behavioral health treatment services. Experience collecting, analyzing and disseminating granular data on race, ethnicity, language, disability, sexual orientation and/or gender identity. Experience with behavioral health services measurement and/or policy. Experience in advancing health equity, addressing systemic health disparities and collaborating with diverse, vulnerable and underrepresented populations. Experience managing analytical projects that involve groups with diverse and/or opposing views and arriving at mutually acceptable solutions.     WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
Apr 01, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for a Research Analyst with SAS experience to join an excellent team, provide top-notch analysis and work to advance their analytics operations.      WHAT YOU WILL DO! As a Research Analyst, you will create and manage research tools and methodologies designed to identify, detect and uncover fraud, waste and abuse schemes in the Oregon Medicaid program. The outcome of this will be the more effective stewardship of the public funds invested in Medicaid. You will play a critical role in fulfilling the mission of the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) Fiscal and Operations Division/Program Integrity/Program Integrity Audit Unit.    This strategic research position is integral to the integrity of Oregon’s Medicaid funding, which ultimately impacts the health and access to services by over one million Medicaid beneficiaries in Oregon, who originate from racially, ethnically, culturally, gender- and ability- diverse communities throughout the state. It is critical that the incumbent have experience in and can demonstrate understanding of PIAU’s role in advancing health equity and addressing systemic health disparities.     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Five (5) years of research experience using computerized applications to independently gather, compile, and analyze data and prepare narrative or statistical reports; including Two (2) years of experience coordinating complex research projects. OR (b) A Bachelor's Degree or higher in any disciplines that included six-quarter units in statistics or quantitative analysis methods and procedures; AND Three (3) years of experience using computerized applications to independently gather, compile, and analyze data and prepare narrative or statistical reports; including Two (2) years of experience coordinating complex research projects. Experience using statistical software such as SAS, SPSS, R or MatLab. Proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Access. Strong working knowledge of medical terminology, medical coding, and billing and payment of medical procedures. Strong working knowledge of audit processes and procedures. Outstanding customer service skills for both internal and external customers. Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills. Experience in promoting a culturally competent and diverse work environment.     WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
Mar 31, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Analyst with strong SAS skills to join an excellent team, provide top-notch analysis and work to advance their analytics operations.      WHAT YOU WILL DO! As a Provider Tax Analyst, you will design, develop, implement and analyze hospital claims, encounters and other payment data in support of the Oregon Health Plan (OHP) waiver, health policy initiatives and health program operations. You serve as the lead analyst on issues related to hospital programs and provider tax.   In this role, you will plan and manage complex analytical and statistical research projects using both claims and enrollment information; study and analyze tables, graphs, charts and other statistical data to arrive at conclusions about the data; write technical memoranda about data analysis; summarize research findings and prepare summary tables, graphs and charts for publications and articles; and contribute to presentations to colleagues, leadership and external stakeholders.     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Five (5) years of research experience using computerized applications to independently gather, compile, and analyze data and prepare narrative or statistical reports; including Two (2) years of experience coordinating complex research projects. OR (b) A Bachelor's Degree or higher in any disciplines that included six-quarter units in statistics or quantitative analysis methods and procedures; AND Three (3) years of experience using computerized applications to independently gather, compile, and analyze data and prepare narrative or statistical reports; including Two (2) years of experience coordinating complex research projects. Experience with statistical software, research methods and data presentation. Strong quantitative and qualitative problem-solving skills. Experience in the design, operation and data extraction techniques associated with large-scale relational databases and the operation of associated services. Experience with health outcomes research and healthcare delivery systems research. Experience working with healthcare expenditure, utilization and quality assurance data. Experience producing written reports, executive summaries and fact sheets. Experience with SQL Developer, SAS and Unix scripting. Experience working with Medicare and Medicaid programs. Experience with medical billing, coding and terminology. Experience in advancing health equity, addressing systemic health disparities and collaborating with diverse, vulnerable and underrepresented populations.   WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Portland, OR
Mar 27, 2020
Full time
This position falls under the Classification Administrative Specialist 2.     The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for an Administrative Support Specialist to join an excellent team, provide top-notch support and work to advance the Business Operations Unit.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As an Administrative Support Specialist, you will perform a variety of technical, analytical and administrative support duties in providing responsible staff support for the assigned managers and program areas.   In this role, you will assist in identifying problems through research, collection and analysis of data, and prepare technical solutions and alternatives. You will further communications of the Health Policy and Analytics (HPA) division, support processes and procedures, and carry out various tasks to promote positive public relations.   Additionally, you will assist in formulating and making recommendations for change of various programs, policies and procedures. Your work may involve handling sensitive issues and confidential information requiring careful discretion.     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Two (2) years of experience as an administrative specialist or executive support specialist which included administrative support for a project, program, or operation. OR (b) One (1) year of experience as an administrative specialist or executive support specialist which included administrative support for a project, program, or operation; AND One year of postsecondary education. OR (c) An equivalent combination of training and experience. Proficiency with office technology such as personal computers and copiers. Ability to contribute to strategic planning. Strong organizational, time management and prioritization skills. Strong attention to detail. Ability to anticipate needs and take initiative. Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills. Experience in creating and maintaining a work environment that is respectful and accepting of diversity among team members and the people we serve.   WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Portland, OR
Mar 25, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Research Analyst with strong SAS and SQL skills to join an excellent team, perform top-notch analysis and work to advance agency operations.    This position is under the classification Research Analyst 4.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As a Research Analyst, you will be part of the Decision Support and Systems Integration Unit. You will be responsible for designing, developing, implementing and analyzing data related to child and family medical and social complexity, including medical claims, encounters and data from Integrated Client Services’ (ICS) data warehouse in support of Oregon’s Integrated Care for Kids (InCK) Model, the Oregon Health Plan waiver, healthcare policy initiatives, the Metrics Program and other health program operations.   In this role, you will be the lead analyst on major issues related to children’s health. You will work closely with research and program staff in the Health Policy and Analytics (HPA) Division and other divisions, such as Health Systems and Public Health.   Additional responsibilities will include: planning and managing complex analytical and statistical research projects using healthcare claims, enrollment information and system-level data captured through ICS; studying and analyzing tables, graphs, charts and other statistics to arrive at conclusions about the data; writing technical memorabilia about data analysis; summarizing research findings and preparing summary tables, graphs and charts for publications and articles; developing summaries and detailed reports for various stakeholders; researching alternative methodologies and developing clear and well-reasoned recommendations for leadership considerations; coordinating and collaborating actively with colleagues within and outside of HPA including InCk and national experts in child health complexity; and contributing to and/or giving presentations to colleagues, leadership and external stakeholders.     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Five (5) years of research experience using computerized applications to independently gather, compile, and analyze data and prepare narrative or statistical reports including Two (2) years coordinating complex research projects. OR (b) A Bachelor's Degree in any disciplines that included six-quarter units in statistics or quantitative analysis methods and procedures; AND Three (3) years of research experience using computerized applications to independently gather, compile, and analyze data and prepare narrative or statistical reports including Two (2) years coordinating complex research projects. Experience with statistical software packages such as SQL Developer and/or SAS. Experience using trends to do analytical research. Experience using statistical software, research methods and data presentation. Quantitative and qualitative problem-solving skills. Experience in the design, operation and data extraction techniques associated with large-scale relational databases and associated servers. Experience with health outcomes research and/or healthcare delivery systems research. Experience using healthcare expenditure, utilization and quality assurance data. Experience producing written reports, executive summaries and fact sheets. Experience manipulating large raw data sets with Unix Scripting. Strong working knowledge of Medicaid and Medicare programs, medical billing, coding and terminology. Experience in advancing health equity, addressing systemic health disparities and collaborating with diverse, vulnerable and underrepresented populations.     WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
Mar 11, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to join an excellent team, manage priority projects and work to advance their IT operations.    This position is under the classification Information Systems Specialist 8.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As a Senior Technical Project Manager, you will provide leadership, project management and technology expertise for a wide variety of technology projects, many of which are major projects that are complex, multi-platform, multi-vendor and distributed statewide. Your responsibilities will include leading decision-making processes for the analysis, design, development, testing, training and implementation efforts that achieve the long-term goals for the Oregon Health Authority and Department of Human Services.   In this role, your project management work will include a variety of tasks and activities. Project activities can be technical such as large-scale hardware implementations; off-premise system upgrades; software enhancements that may be developed internally or by a vendor; data migrations; development of new data access methods; change control management; and system performance improvements.      WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Seven (7) years of information systems experience in Technical Project Management. OR (b) An Associate's degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field, OR completion of a two (2) year accredited vocational training program in information technology or related field; AND Five (5) years of information systems experience in Technical Project Management. OR (c) A Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field AND Three (3) years of information systems experience in Technical Project Management. OR (d) A Master's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field AND One (1) year of information systems experience in Technical Project Management. OR (e) A Doctor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field. Strong experience with Software Development Projects. Experience mentoring and providing project oversight. Experience managing large complex multi-million-dollar IT projects encompassing multiple areas of IT. Five (5) years of IT Project Management experience in the last 7 years using structured project management methodologies and industry standard project management best practices. Successful application of IT project management knowledge in ambiguous and unique circumstances while managing a cross-functional team with internal matrix resources and external contractors. Successful navigation of complex organizations with occasionally loosely defined structure and boundaries. Superior communications and interpersonal soft skills. Adept at recognizing and anticipating emerging project risks, business priorities, and addressing these through risk mitigation, contingency plans and communication strategies. Demonstrated management experience in project stewardship – i.e. given the constraints and budget, the client’s success criteria and expectations are met and project costs are controlled. Experience coaching, mentoring and sharing knowledge with less experienced colleagues and team members. Experience in promoting a culturally competent and diverse work environment.     WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
Mar 11, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for Two (2) experienced Technical Project Managers to join an excellent team, lead important IT projects and work to advance agency operations.    This position is under the classification Information Systems Specialist 8.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As a Senior Technical Project Manager, you will provide project management for enhancements to the ONE Integrated Eligibility project.  The purpose of the Oregon Department of Human Services (DHS) OregONEligibility Integrated Eligibility (ONE IE) Project is to extend the Modified Adjusted Gross Income (MAGI) Medicaid enrollment and eligibility determination functionality to include Non-MAGI Medicaid, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), and Employment-Related Day Care (ERDC).     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Seven (7) years of information systems experience in Project Management. OR (b) An Associate's degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field, OR completion of a two (2) year accredited vocational training program in information technology or a related field; AND Five (5) years of information systems experience in Project Management. OR (c) A Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field; AND Three (3) years of information systems experience in Project Management. OR (d) A Master's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field; AND One (1) year of information systems experience in Project Management. OR (e) A Doctor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field. Strong experience in software development operations. Experience managing Software Development Projects. Experience using Microsoft Project, JIRA and/or TFS. Experience with Microsoft project management tools to include Project and TFS. Experience with Waterfall and Agile methodologies Experience in advancing health equity, addressing systemic health disparities and collaborating with diverse, vulnerable and underrepresented populations.     WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
Mar 11, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to join an excellent team, provide top-notch project leadership and work to advance their IT operations.    This position is under the classification Information Systems Specialist 8.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As a Senior Technical Project Manager, you will manage the Public Employee and Oregon Employee Benefit (PEBB/OEBB) management system modernization project.  This project will replace two aging benefits management systems with a single modern system that supports delivery of required functionality, in order to meet legislative requirements.    In this role, you will lead the effort to evaluate technical and business sustainability of the current PEBB/OEBB systems in use and determine to what extent the system can be upgraded or replaced to meet long term sustainability, lowered technical debt, decreased cost expenditures and increased efficiency.     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Seven (7) years of information systems experience in Technical Project Management. OR (b) An Associate's degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field, OR completion of a two (2) year accredited vocational training program in information technology or related field; AND Five (5) years of information systems experience in Technical Project Management. OR (c) A Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field AND Three (3) years of information systems experience in Technical Project Management. OR (d) A Master's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field AND One (1) year of information systems experience in Technical Project Management. OR (e) A Doctor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field. Experience managing large complex multi-million dollar IT projects. Experience managing Software Development Projects. Experience with Waterfall and Agile methodologies. 5 years of Project Management experience in the last 7 years using structured project management methodologies and industry standard project management best practices. Ability to apply IT project management knowledge in ambiguous and unique circumstances while managing a cross-functional team with internal matrix resources and external contractors. Ability to navigate complex organizations with occasionally loosely defined structure and boundaries. Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills. Ability to recognize and anticipate emerging project risks and business priorities through risk mitigation, contingency plans and communication strategies. Demonstrated management experience in project stewardship – i.e. given the constraints and budget, the client's success criteria and expectations are met and project costs are controlled. Experience coaching, mentoring and sharing knowledge with less experienced colleagues and team members. Experience in promoting a culturally competent and diverse work environment.     WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Salem, OR
Mar 06, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Pharmacy Manager with a background Clinical Pharmacy Management to join an excellent team, provide top-notch leadership and work to advance their Pharmacy operations.    This position is under the classification Pharmacy Manager 2.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As a licensed pharmacist and Clinical Pharmacy Manager, you will primarily provide clinical, analytic and program direction to the pharmacy programs and clinical committees (P&T Committee, CCO Pharmacy Directors Meeting & Mental Health Clinical Advisory Group) overseen by the Pharmacy Purchasing and Oregon Prescription Drug Program (OPDP) Director.   In this role, you will be responsible for clinical consulting, and ensuring excellence for OPDP programs, and more generally the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) to ensure participating entities are supported to deploy practices in purchasing, dispensing and drug utilization that improve outcomes and reduce costs. You will also be responsible for oversight over clinical pharmacists from the Oregon State University (OSU) College of Pharmacy, pharmacists working as contractors for the OPDP, and other clinical and operational staff engaging the office of DSI Pharmacy Section. You will need to demonstrate an understanding of all aspects of pharmacy operations and pharmacy staff management, as well as an ability to develop unique systems and procedures to serve the needs of many different sizes of participating pharmacy programs and organizations. You will also serve as a member of the Steering Committee of the OPDP with the OPDP Director. This requires working collaboratively with other states who participate within the Northwest Prescription Drug Consortium.   Additionally, you will oversee the clinical elements of the Drug Utilization Review and P&T Committee contractor, who supports the clinical review and clinical analysis of the evidence base to inform and support the P&T Committee’s work. This will involve oversight of licensed clinical pharmacists. All contractors that perform clinical work for OHA in the scope of pharmacy will be either managed through the CPM acting with full contract administration responsibilities or in an oversight role in consultation with the OPDP Director. Public speaking and presentations will be routinely required.   Another one of your primary responsibilities will be assisting in monitoring and managing over $1.6 billion in pharmacy purchasing and programs that provide publicly sponsored payment for medications. This responsibility will grow as the Consortium grows and OHA’s leveraging purchasing power grows. This includes the clinical elements and the connection to MHCAG and P&T Committee of the Medicaid mental health drug carve-out.     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: A current Pharmacist's license issued by the Oregon State Board of Pharmacy; AND Three (3) years of experience providing pharmaceutical services; AND Graduation from an accredited School of Pharmacy and registration as a Pharmacist by the Oregon State Board of Pharmacy. An extensive management background particularly within state systems of care, but private sector experience is acceptable. 10 or more years of experience in Clinical Pharmacy Management. Experience providing consultative services to large and small participating entities and/or large state agencies on innovative and best practices to manage staff and processes to deliver the best outcomes and value clinically and fiscally. Knowledge and familiarity with Oregon Health Authority, Medicaid, and health systems. Experience managing pharmacy operations in variety of settings such as Retail, Long term care, specialty, and/or institutional. Experience interacting with stakeholders and staff at all levels. Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and other office software. Experience coordinating and supporting public meetings. Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills. Solid understanding of OPDP and the pharmacy supply chain. Experience in advancing health equity, addressing systemic health disparities and collaborating with diverse, vulnerable and underrepresented populations.     WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.
Oregon Health Authority Portland, OR
Mar 05, 2020
Full time
The Oregon Health Authority has a fantastic opportunity for an Experienced Health Policy Analyst to join an excellent team, provide top-notch analytical support and work to advance their Health IT goals http://HealthIT.Oregon.gov .    This position is under the classification Operations and Policy Analyst 4.     WHAT YOU WILL DO! As a Lead Policy Analyst for the Office of Health Information Technology (OHIT), you will provide lead staffing to the Health Information Technology Oversight Council (HITOC) and its subcommittees and workgroups, with an emphasis on strategic and policy planning. HITOC is responsible for oversight, policy and strategic planning for health information technology (HIT) in Oregon.   In this role, you will work closely with senior management and stakeholders in the development of strategies, policies and programs created through OHIT. You will be responsible for analyzing and synthesizing complex, disparate pieces of information into clear, easy to understand concepts. You will advise senior management; and provide policy analysis and engage with legislators, Medicaid Coordinated Care Organizations (CCOs), healthcare organizations, other state agencies, the Governor’s office and other stakeholders.   Additionally, you will provide policy analysis and research, participate in the development of informational documents and meeting materials, and work closely with other team members on communication tools for both public and private sector stakeholders. You will provide high level management support on policies and strategic planning for HIT in Oregon and for delivering state-level HIT programs to agency and health care related stakeholders.     WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR: (a) Eight (8) years of professional-level experience in Health Policy. OR (b) A Bachelor's Degree in Business or Public Administration, Behavioral or Social Sciences, Finance, Political Science or a related field; AND Five (5) years of professional-level experience in Health Policy. OR (c) A Master’s Degree in Business or Public Administration, Behavioral or Social Sciences, Finance, Political Science or a related field; AND Four (4) years of professional-level experience in Health Policy. OR (d) A Doctor’s Degree in Business or Public Administration, Behavioral or Social Sciences, Finance, Political Science or a related field; AND Three (3) years of professional-level experience in Health Policy. Experience building and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders. Strong working knowledge of healthcare policy. Experience analyzing healthcare policy and preparing written synthesis for stakeholders. Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills. Knowledge of data visualization methods, techniques and tools. Proficiency in Microsoft Office including Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook. Proficiency in Microsoft Publisher. Demonstrated Project Management experience, including an ability to effectively manage project timelines, plans and deliverables. Knowledge of state and federal healthcare policy and HIT related federal programs, including Medicaid, HITECH Act programs, and programs of the Office of National Coordinator for HIT. Superior organizational skills, flexibility and strong attention to detail. Ability to deliver a professional work product. Ability to work independently with minimal supervision. Experience in advancing health equity, addressing systemic health disparities and collaborating with diverse, vulnerable and underrepresented populations.     WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? We offer a workplace that balances productivity with enjoyment; promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, dedication, and enthusiasm. You will collaborate in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year plus pension and retirement plans . If you're driven by the passion to do something meaningful that changes lives, the Oregon Health Authority  is the place for you.