The Administrative Fellowship for Sparrow is designed for a Master’s prepared individual to foster independence and experiential learning. The Fellowship will emphasize structured learning and leadership development in addition to completion of work. This position is extended for a period of 18 months and involves rotations within various departments in the health system, interaction with senior leadership and participation in strategic healthcare management.
Work Experience• Previous experience in a healthcare work environment preferredEducation• Graduate from a Master’s program in Healthcare Administration, MBA, Public Health, or advanced degree equivalent to these studies.Specialized Knowledge and Skills• Understanding and insight into the needs of today’s complex clinical teaching and research institutions and the contemporary work force. • Project management skills. • Broad knowledge of the health care industry including business management and administration, clinical practice management, clinical research and education, hospital administration and management, finance, human resources and organizational development, information systems, and managed care. • Communication and interpersonal skills to interact effectively with diverse constituencies, and to enhance involvement in service policy decisions among business units through participation and partnership. • Technical competence related to issues of fundamental hospital operations. • Talent to direct and lead these operations within a collegial environment and to promote a positive working environment. • High level of analytical and problem-solving skills. • Commitment to diversity • Working knowledge of appropriate regulations which impact subordinate units and the system. • Evidence of the ability to perform professionally in a complex organization and to be personally comfortable with change. • Appreciation for and commitment to working with and serving customers. • A proven record of interest in streamlining procedures, eliminating duplication, and promoting productivity while accomplishing objectives in a timely fashion
A 15-Month Position
Sparrow Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
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