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Evolent Health Project Manager, Healthcare Implementations in Brea, California

It’s Time For A Change…

Your Future Evolves Here

At New Century Health we are pioneering a new era of specialty care, focused on engaging with payers and providers to improve the quality of care for patients diagnosed with cancer and heart disease. Our evidence-based care delivery model supports patients during their most vulnerable times, a responsibility we are both humbled by and passionate about.

With nearly two decades of proven results in Oncology and Cardiovascular care, New Century Health improves quality and lowers costs for the 6M patients whose care we manage. Our approach is based on a proven clinical model that engages Oncology and Cardiovascular specialists through value-based care delivery. We believe the highest quality care is also the lowest cost care over time, improving outcomes and delivering financial savings to our partners. The New Century Health model has been proven across Medicare, Medicaid, and Commercial populations. New Century Health joined the Evolent Health family in 2018, joining the mission to change the health of the nation.

Are we growing? Absolutely. We have seen about 30% average growth over the last three years. Are we recognized? Definitely. We were named one of “Becker’s 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare” in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 and are proud to be recognized as a leader in driving diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) efforts. Evolentachieveda 100% score on the 2020Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index,making us one of the best places to work for LGBTQ employees. We were also named on theBest Companies for Women to Advance List 2020 by Parity .organd we publish an annualDiversity Reporttoshare our progress on how we’re building an equitable workplace and performing on various metrics. If you’re looking for a place where your work can be personally and professionally rewarding, don’t just join a company with a mission. Join a mission with a company behind it.

What You’ll Be Doing:

As the main point of contact on assigned projects, responsible for collecting, coordinating/facilitating discussions with internal and external project teams. Some of the key responsibilities are:

  • Facilitate on-going discussions in order to manage issues and risks related to the development of complex systems and coordination of various tasks across multiple teams

  • Provide highly skilled technical and management oversight and assistance to department management and personnel

  • Responds to inquiries related to the assigned projects.

  • Facilitates project reviews on consistent bases including reporting of statuses and required metrics

  • Establish and maintain effective communication channels with executive leadership, committees and managers at NCH as well as with external stakeholders

  • Assist in developing departmental plans, goals, objectives, policies and procedures insuring that all artifacts are aligned with NCH strategic goals

  • Define project requirements, scope, project milestones, phases and elements; Work with Management team on allocating resources for projects teams; Monitor project progress by tracking activity, addressing issues, managing risks, provide progress reports and recommend resolutions when needed.

  • Manages internal/external communications Insure proper storage of project’s artifacts and any related documentation

  • Write and maintain user documentation insuring confidentiality.

  • Prepare technical reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends on an as needed bases

  • Performing any additional duties when required.

Skills You'll Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in healthcare administration, information systems or a related field preferred

  • 2 years of recent experience as a Project Manager

  • Advanced skills in MS Power Point, Visio and Excel required

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong problem solving, analytical and organizational skills

  • Strong leadership skills

  • Self-motivated, customer driven, resilient, able to juggle multiple projects and energetic with a strong work ethic

  • Knowledge of healthcare and/or managed care

Finishing Touches (Preferred):

  • 2 years of recent experience as a Project Manager in a managed care business is highly preferred.

  • Experience in MS Project

  • PMP Certification

Technical requirements:

Currently, Evolent employees work remotely temporarily due to COVID-19. As such, we require that all employees have the following technical capability at their home: High speed internet over 10 MBPS and, specifically for all call center employees, the ability to plug in directly to the home internet router. These at-home technical requirements are subject to change with any scheduled re-opening of our office locations.

Evolent Health is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Evolent maintains a drug-free workplace.