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Performance Improvement Leader

North Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Performance-Improvement Services

Job Description

Cerner’s Value Management Advisory Services is partnering with clients creating Value Alignments that are focused on improving quality and outcomes while reducing costs. Cerner collaborates with our partners utilizing expertise in process improvement, information technology and organizational change to analyze and identify inefficiencies and then deliver change strategies for targeted improvement.
As a Performance Improvement Leader you will lead performance improvement strategies impacting Cerner client engagements. You will cultivate external client relationships to achieve business objectives, direct and support a team of associates responsible for client engagement deliverables, and consult with external clients to define key value objectives for the engagement, scope, and success metrics. You will identify data points for baseline analysis and discovery, consult with data analyst to develop analytics strategy, and lead performance analysis and discovery with clients to develop a performance improvement strategy and approach that achieves improvement objectives. As a leader on the team, you will support business development by defining new portfolio offerings via the creation of collateral and repeatable processes.
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Client Services

Working directly with our clients is one of the most impactful careers you will find. Whether your background is in health care, business or technology you can help transform the quality of care for all of us.

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Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent relevant work experience
  • At least 3 years of technology implementation work experience or strategic consulting work experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • At least 1 year of health care information technology (HCIT) project management, sales or consulting work experience
  • At least 1 year of process improvement work experience
  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certification

  • Willing to travel up to 80% as needed
  • Must be located in the Kansas City area or within 60 miles from a virtually approved city
  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations
  • Work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, and take appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of position
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned

Additional Information

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

Relocation Assistance Available for this Job:


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