UK Population Health Offering Programme Manager

Job Locations UK | UK-London | UK-Manchester | UK
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(3/8/2018 4:50 PM)
Requisition ID
EHR Implementation




Welcome to Allscripts! Our Mission is to be the most trusted provider of innovative solutions that empower all stakeholders across the healthcare continuum to deliver world-class outcomes. Our Vision is a Connected Community of Health that spans continents and borders. With the largest community of clients in healthcare, Allscripts is able to deliver an integrated platform of clinical, financial, connectivity and information solutions to facilitate enhanced collaboration and exchange of critical patient information.


The primary purpose of this role is to drive the execution of strategic programs for the business, which typically requires coordination of a cross-functional team and resource assignments, to ensure program completion on time to budget and meeting customer needs.


  • Support Solutions Management or other Allscripts Management by providing program management control on key initiatives, usually pertaining to developing and delivering solutions to market or to internal process improvement
  • Partner with Solution Management or Segment leader to define overall work breakdown structure, detailed tasks, and assess impacts on other projects.   Facilitate cross-functional Program Team to define, estimate & schedule resources & program work to achieve program scope
  • Ensure adherence to common processes, such as the Product LifeCycle Management (PLM) process, and the Software Development LifeCycle (SDLC)
  • Provide a platform for communication and relationship management -- engage stakeholders for buy-in, relieve bottlenecks & complexity
  • Provide performance monitoring, information and reporting; help diagnose root cause of problems
  • Identify and escalate critical issues in timely manner 
  • Alert stakeholders to potential scheduling risks, anticipated slippage, and take pre-emptive action to mitigate
  • Ensure teams are taking corrective action as necessary to deliver complete scope, desired quality and timeliness of strategic programs
  • Keep team apprised via project plans, meetings and discussion minutes of project tasks identified, tasks to be completed, and work not completed
  • Create and manage a virtual team; communicating with all team members to ensure they understand their responsibilities and deliverables
  • Identify resource needs and competencies
  • Set and communicate team/individual responsibilities
  • Raise concerns timely to leadership regarding mismatch on required project team member’s competencies
  • Allocate work load to fully utilize every program team member’s talent
  • Create team spirit


Academic and Professional Qualifications:

  • PMP Certification, PgMP, Prince 2 Certification required
  • Successful completion of Bachelor’s degree or relevant business / information technology experience
  • In-depth knowledge of project & program management methodologies, tools & techniques
  • Solid leadership, organizational and communication skills
  • Solid ability to collaborate with individual contributors and business leaders to define business process issues, analyze operational efficiencies, implement creative solutions, and measure delivery results
  • Strong conviction in the role of program management and willingness to take on challenges
  • Strong and demonstrable project management skills, including influencing, communications and tracking skills, and planning and organization



  • Minimum 5 years relevant project management experience
  • Minimum of 2 years relevant programme management experience
  • Demonstrated experience in managing multiple concurrent projects and programmes
  • 10+ years relevant NHS EHR, EMR or Population Health experience


Travel Requirements:

  • Requires at least 75% travel
  • Frequency will vary depending on project/programme requirements 


Working Arrangements:

  • Work is performed in a standard office environment with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards
  • Substantial time is spent working on a computer, having meetings and on conference calls




At Allscripts, our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 post-acute organizations across the globe. Allscripts offers a competitive total rewards package, including holidays, vacation, and medical, disability and life insurance.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. No job applicant or employee shall receive less favorable treatment or be disadvantaged because of their gender, marital or family status, color, race, ethnic origin, religion, disability or age; nor be subject to less favorable treatment or be disadvantaged on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.


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