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Program Manager - Physician Practice

Work Schedule/Days:  Day / Monday - Friday
Employment Type:  Full-Time
Location:  Support I 
Requisition #:  79045



Works in partnership with department leaders to provide program direction and management. Develops and oversees functional area or system programs which meet the needs of patients, families, and community served.


  • Bachelor’s degree in appropriate field


  • May require valid Georgia driver’s license


  • 1 year of experience coordinating small or department programs
  • 1 year of experience in a professional working environment


  • NA


  • Demonstrated ability to develop and manage budgets and other financial skills
  • Strong communication, facilitation, and presentation skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including demonstrated experience working collaboratively with teams and employees at all levels within an organization
  • Must possess excellent customer service skills
  • Demonstrated problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • May require reliable transportation
  • Demonstrated success in program development, project planning, and project management
  • Ability to multitask, balance multiple priorities, and work independently and within teams
  • Personal organization and time management


  1. Creates, manages, and executes project scope, schedule, resources, and change management initiatives.
  2. Communicates and documents project plan, status updates, business goals, and governance plan to team and stakeholders effectively.
  3. Identifies and manages project risks, issues, and opportunities.
  4. Collaborates with specialists both inside and outside the organization with assigned tasks to deliver subject matter expert activities.
  5. Ensures project deliverables are on time, high quality, and on budget.
  6. Responsible for all aspects of managing and leading a team including: interviewing, hiring, training, developing, directing work and processes, managing performance, recognizing, and rewarding employees.
  7. Mentor team members to encourage personal and professional growth.
  8. Encourage ongoing skill development by providing opportunities for continued education.


Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system.


Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified.


Ability to lift up to 15 lbs independently not to exceed 50 lbs without assistance
Bending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.
Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Sitting - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)


No potential for exposure to blood and body fluids


About Us:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow.

With 3 hospitals, 20 neighborhood locations and a total of 673 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 60 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

Children’s has been recognized as a Fortune 100 Best Place to Work, a Best Place for Working Mothers, and as a top employer for diversity and millennials.  We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values.  We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country.  Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. 

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Address:  1575 Northeast Expressway, Bldg 1, Atlanta, GA  30329
Function:  Program/Project Management - Program Management

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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