Providence Health & Services IT Lab Manager in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling an Information Technology Lab Manager to the Providence Office Park in Portland, OR.

In this position, you will:

  • Be a health care professional with a broad understanding of health care operations and expertise with specific emphasis in the use of automated information systems as an integral part of the delivery of quality patient care for the Oregon region.

  • Be accountable for the implementation and maintenance of integrated information systems that will support the Oregon Laboratories and clinical decision making, as well as department/facility projects to support quality patient care.

  • Provide project management support to Laboratory services within an established budget, and provide the coordination, communication and project structure with other PHS project managers, departments/facilities and outside third party vendors.

  • Be accountable for identification, facilitation, and coordination of Lab staff’s input and education related to these projects and systems.

  • Provide project management accountability to timelines within established goals and budgets to ensure successful outcomes for the Oregon region.

  • Coordinate with system wide Lab departments and Process Engineers to work towards standardization of processes and technology/equipment.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelors of Science (BS) or Bachelors of Arts (BA) in any of the following: Information Systems/Technology, Business, Accounting, Health Care Administration

  • Valid driver's license and reliable transportation

  • 3-5 years of direct responsibility in project management of increasingly large, complex projects -or- Project Management certification

  • 5 years of working in or around a health care environment

  • High level of comfort with computer technology and a solid working knowledge of technical computing/information system terms as well as demonstrable hands-on ability

  • 3 years of supervisory experience

  • Regional travel

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Teaching or training experience

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: IT Project/Program Management

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 207863