Ascension Health Project Manager in Nashville, Tennessee

We Are Hiring

Title:Project Manager

City, State: Nashville, TN

Location: TNNAS HDQTR 523 Mainstream Dr

Department: Strategic Planning 001

Additional Job Details:FT Days

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2017, Ascension provided more than $1.8 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes approximately 165,000 associates and 34,000 aligned providers. Ascension’s Healthcare Division operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 153 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 22 states and the District of Columbia, while its Solutions Division provides a variety of services and solutions including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.

Ascension Care Management (ACM) creates customized healthcare solutions for health systems, payers, and employers that stabilize costs, improve outcomes, and enhance the experience for both providers and individuals. Our range of services strive to create a seamless healthcare experience for providers, payers and healthcare leaders by improving access to and removing complexity from the delivery of healthcare.

ACM serves 1.3 million patients across the nation and manages more than 20,000 providers through our clinically integrated networks of providers. ACM helps our customers eliminate stress and uncertainty, allowing them to confidently provide quality, value-based services and solutions. Beyond traditional population health management solutions, ACM offers additional expertise in claims management, care coordination, risk management and safety strategies that allow healthcare leaders to avoid challenges and capitalize on healthcare opportunities.

What You Will Do

Job Summary:

The Project Manager manages assigned project(s) to completion.


  • Develops project goals, objectives and schedule to align with defined business strategy.

  • Defines and ensures resources are assigned to meet project goals.

  • Develops, tracks and documents all aspects of the project.

  • Defines project budget and monitors and adjusts plan as resource requirements change.

  • Communicates and documents project quality and progress metrics.

  • Addresses and resolves project issues to ensure project remains on track.



  • Bachelor's degree in business, healthcare orrelated field,or combination of High School degree and related experience required.

  • Master's degree preferred.

Work Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years of technical experience required.

  • Minimum 1 year of experience working in a healthcare or healthcare-related environment.

  • Must be proficient in the use of: Microsoft Office and Project Management tools (Project, SmartSheet, others), as well as programs such as Excel or SAS EG for data analysis and visualization.

  • 1 Year Required Leadership/Mgmt Experience.

  • Consistent attendance as scheduled.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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