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Senior Advisor-Lean Healthcare

The Senior Advisor Lean Healthcare is an expert in continuous improvement (CI) and has had demonstrated success leading highly complex projects to build organization-wide capabilities in lean, facilitating multidisciplinary problem solving teams and coaching key personnel and small groups in making the personal transformation needed to adopt CI thinking and behaviors. The position affords the flexibility to innovate and a unique opportunity to have impact on improving how healthcare is delivered at significant scale. The Senior Advisor must be skilled in finding practical solutions to assist clients to meet goals and objectives, and skilled in meeting operational, clinical and financial objectives of healthcare providers (e.g. physicians, clinics, hospitals). He/she is expected to provide input into strategic program development, generating innovative ideas for new offerings, and must be able to generate ongoing and new sales. The position will be located in West Lafayette, IN (residence must be in Indiana) with travel up to 75% of the time (in and out-of-state). Remote work from home may be available.

Managing Advisor-Lean Facilitator (or Associate Advisor)

To accommodate the introduction of new training and certification programs, Purdue Healthcare Advisors is expanding its team and actively seeking to fill multiple positions. The Managing Advisor-Lean Facilitator is responsible for providing training, coaching and lean improvement events on the client site and remotely.  The position will report to the Principal Advisor in the Lean / Six Sigma Service Line. The Associate Advisor-Lean Facilitator works closely with Senior of Managing Advisors to assist in providing training, coaching, and lean improvement event facilitation on the client site and remotely. The facilitator will receive training in PHA’s lean methods to perform the following duties (1) prepare and deliver multi-day lean training experience at the client site; (2) provide post-training coaching to prepare clients for delivery and facilitation of lean improvement events to earn their certification; this includes managing content and supporting members in use of Purdue’s Online Community of Practice for Operational Excellence in Healthcare; (3) prepare, deliver and facilitate with minimal supervision 1-5 day Kaizen events including complex events that evolve rapid experiments using PHA’s 9 step A3 problem solving process. The position will be located in West Lafayette, IN (residence must be in Indiana) with travel up to 75% of the time (in and out-of-state). Remote work from home may be available.

Purdue University is an EEO/AA employer.

Managing Advisor-Quality Reporting (or Associate Advisor)

Purdue Healthcare Advisors' position of Managing Advisor-Quality Reporting (Electronic Health Records/Meaningful Use) will consult the clients on issues related to Electronic Health Records (EHR), Meaningful Use (MU), and Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH). The advisor will work directly with a large number of clients including physicians, other providers and clinical staff as they oversee EHR implementations and health information exchange connectivity implementations. The advisor will provide EHR and MU education; perform data driven gap analyses; and analyze and optimize EHR workflows to enable healthcare providers to achieve MU as defined by the federal government. This position has a limited duration of up to three (3) years with continuation dependent upon additional funding. Remote work available. 



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