WellStar Health Systems Project Assistant in Marietta, Georgia

Job Title:

Project Assistant

Job ID:

ES-1139484

City:

Marietta, GA

Facility:

Enterprise Support

Employment Type:

Regular

Full/Part Time:

Full-Time

Shift:

Days

Department:

Safety and Quality Services

Description:

WellStar Health System, the largest health system in Georgia, is known nationally for its innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. Staying ahead of the curve in technology has enabled WellStar to be leaders in both the diagnosis and treatment of an extensive array of health conditions. Serving a diverse population, WellStar consistently looks at total patient wellness and works to ensure that all systems support that focus. WellStar is recognized nationally as an Employer of Choice and is featured on FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® list and Work Mother Magazine’s Best Companies list.

Specialists and primary care providers work in a multi-disciplinary environment with 20,000 team members throughout our 11 hospitals, 225 medical office locations, outpatient centers, health parks, a pediatric center, nursing centers, hospice, homecare. By working through a patient-centered model of care, WellStar places enormous value on quality and safety with many accolades to support our work.

The Project Assistant works under the direction of the Director of Accreditation Support to support the functions of Quality Improvement, Performance Improvement, Accreditation, Data Support and Utilization Management as well as day to day operations of the department.

Required Minimum Education :

Two years of college or equivalent work experience. Additional training in personal computer applications and medical terminology required.

Required Minimum Experience :

Strong word processing skills (Microsoft word, excel, publisher and outlook); spreadsheet design and management; presentations and graphics applications. Minimum 5 years experience in healthcare administration or other healthcare related area.

Required Minimum Skills :

Self-directed, ability to work autonomously and prioritize multiple assignments without direct supervision. Very strong organizational skills. Strong communication skills both written and verbal. Ability to work collaboratively with and through other people. Familiarity with the management tools utilized within the WellStar Health System. Database management desirable.

Why work for WellStar?

  • Concierge Services: Employees use the free concierge service to take care of day-to-day errands such as dry cleaning pick-up, oil changes, grocery shopping, assist in researching and arranging travel plans, and helps with planning family events.

  • Health Coverage: Competitive healthcare premiums and coverage for employees and dependents. Bariatric surgeries performed within the WellStar network are covered 100%. Employees have access to our on-site pharmacy for prescriptions at discounted rates and the use of payroll deduction.

  • Work-Life Balance Programs: WellStar’s commitment to your work-life balance is shown by offering flexible schedules, telecommuting, job sharing, and flex time. We offer on-site child care, backup care and elder assistance care.

  • Wellness Programs: Employees can stay active by using our on-site fitness center with discounted fitness classes. We provide a weekly farmers basket program that lets employees buy fresh local produce at an average price of $16.00 or less a basket.

  • Recognition Programs: Employees receive recognition through several WellStar programs; The Winners of WellStar (WOW) program lets employees recognize and reward their peers with awards and gifts.

  • Parental Benefits: Full-time employees receive 120 hours of paid maternity or paternity leave; benefit eligible part-time employees receive 60 hours for the birth or adoption of a child. Adoptive parents can receive $10,000 in adoption benefits per child, with a total lifetime benefit of $20,000.

  • Additional Benefits: Education and tuition assistance programs, employee/employer contribution pension plans, and on-site dining options for convenience.

Come see why our employees love their career at WellStar and enjoy work-life balance and the opportunity for advancement from within.

Thank you for your interest in WellStar. We are an equal opportunity employer.