Legacy Health

Clinical Program Manager for Stroke Program

Legacy Health

Portland Oregon

Legacy Health is actively recruiting for a Stroke Program Manager to help shape the vision and direction of a well-established and rapidly growing regional stroke program. The Stroke Program Manager will provide leadership for a system of five certified Stroke Centers (1 Comprehensive, 4 Primary) and a Telestroke Network.

The Stroke Program Manager will collaborate with the system Stroke Medical Director on strategic planning and program development to continuously improve patient outcomes and expand impact across the stroke care continuum. Other activities include managing day-to-day operations of the Legacy Health Stroke Program, monitoring performance and overseeing quality management, mentoring hospital-based Stroke Coordinators, supporting professional development and promoting evidence-based care and research. The Stroke Program Manager is an engaging, visible representative of the Stroke Program within Legacy Health, regional outreach partners and the communities we serve.

Candidates must have a Master’s degree in nursing or in progress. CNS or nurse practitioner preferred. Must have a minimum of five years clinical experience working with stroke patients. Prior experience in disease specific program leadership preferred. Candidates must be self-directed and motivated, be able to demonstrate strong communication skills and an influence-based leadership style that is essential to the success of this role.

Legacy Health is a nationally respected health care provider known as a leader quality patient care, team oriented work environment and offers an outstanding work environment. As one of the largest private sector not for profit employers, we employ 11,000 employees including approximately 600 providers throughout the Portland/Vancouver metropolitan area. We provide an integrated network of healthcare services including acute and critical care inpatient and outpatient services. Additionally, our internationally recognized Legacy Research Institute actively engages in neuroscience research as well as other research that supports our clinical programs and mission. Legacy Health is a not-for-profit 501 (c) (3) employer.

As we consider qualified candidates, we are committed to building a culture that values diversity and is reflective of those we care for.

Find out why Legacy Health was selected as one of the top 50 mid-size employers by Forbes Magazine. To review this position, please visit our website www.legacyhealth.org. Please apply for position number 15-0800. Applications are required and can be accessed at www.legacyhealth.org/jobs. A CV can be inserted into the application. For additional information, please contact Vicki Owen at 503 415-5403 or via email at vowen@lhs.org. AA/EOE/Veteran/Disabilities