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Performance Improvement Director

Company: Ascension
Location: Tulsa
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Job Description:

We Are Hiring:

Performance Improvement Director

Department:  Lean Six Sigma

Schedule:  Full-Time, Day shift. Monday through Friday. 40 hours per week. 
Location: Ascension St. John Medical Center.  Tulsa, OK. 74104.

What You Will Do:

Direct performance improvement activities and resources.

  • Develop departmental goals, plans and standards.
  • Plan, organize and direct all activities related to staffing, including hiring, orienting, evaluating, disciplinary actions and continuing education initiatives.
  • Prepare departmental budgets and ensure compliance with allocated funding.
  • Coordinate and direct internal/external audits.
  • Direct and evaluate all clinical activities including care plan development, service level determination and complaint management.
What You Will Need:


  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required.
  • Master's degree preferred.

Work Experience:

  • 5 years of experience required.
  • 10 years of experience preferred.
  • 2 years of leadership or management experience required.
  • 5 years of leadership or management experience preferred.
Additional Preferences:
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree strongly preferred. 
  • 5 years of experience leading a team and generating high impact improvement projects with proven success. 
  • Demonstrated ability to apply, teach, as well as coach/mentor the following philosophies, tools, and techniques:  lean, problem solving, change management, as well as facilitation tools and techniques.
  • Strong cross-functional leadership, management ability, and organizational skills.
  • High degree of analytic ability.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills. 
  • Highly proficient in a variety of computer software programs.
Why Join Our Team:

Beginning as a 50-bed hospital in 1926, Ascension St. John has expanded to include multiple hospital locations, incorporating the skills of more than 7,000 employees throughout northeastern Oklahoma. We offer generous paid time off for work-life balance, a collaborative work environment, professional development opportunities, and more to help our associates flourish personally and professionally. If you are looking for a rewarding career in healthcare, we invite you to apply today.

When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance alone to support associate growth and development. If you are looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in your community, we invite you to join our team today.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:

Ascension St. John is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

Pay Non-Discrimination Notice:


For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:


EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement:

This employer participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.


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