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RN Program Manager - Nursing Center of Excellence

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RN Program Manager - Nursing Center of Excellence

St. Louis, Missouri

Are you a Nurse who is passionate about innovating and transforming nursing for the future? Then look no further, this is the position for you!

Come join our Nursing Center of Excellence team!

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

Ascension includes approximately 156,000 associates and 34,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 151 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 21 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services 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.

What You Will Do

As an RN Program Manager - Nursing Center of Excellence Associate with Ascension, you will have the opportunity to manage assigned program(s) to meet business objectives.


  • Develops program goals and infrastructure to align with defined business strategy.
  • Manages program through creating program plans, management tools and reporting capabilities.
  • Leads cross-functional teams and ensures resources are assigned to meet program goals.
  • Recommends program budget and monitors and adjusts plan as resource requirements change.
  • Communicates and documents program quality outcomes and progress metrics.
  • Addresses and resolves project issues to ensure goals remain on track.

What You Will Need


  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required
  • Nursing license preferred

Work Experience:

  • 5 years of experience preferred
  • RN Preferred
  • Operations Experience preferred
  • Minimum 3 years of leadership or management experience preferred
  • Looking for a nurse who is passionate about innovating and transforming nursing for the future.


  • For the right candidate will consider remote location
  • Less than 10% travel
  • Position reports to Director of Workforce Planning for the Nursing Center of Excellence

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

Ascension participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 370662
Category: Business Administration
Facility: MOSTL Ascension Clinical
Ministry: Ascension
Location: St Louis, MO

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