Project Management in Healthcare

Girl's Guide to PM

What’s it like being a project manager in healthcare? I worked in the healthcare sector in the UK for 12 years. We also took questions from the audience about healthcare PM. What’s the best thing about being a PM in healthcare? Is this also the trend in healthcare?

4 Key Concerns for Healthcare IT

Brad Egeland

You’re an IT director or CIO and you are responsible for your healthcare organization’s IT infrastructure. This includes responsibility for the safety and well-being of millions of records of healthcare information for individuals nationwide…possibly worldwide.


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Healthcare PMO: BCBS Roundtable Exchanges Thought Provoking Ideas


A healthcare PMO today must have a strong constitution. Not only are they faced with challenges unique to healthcare, PMOs are also going through the trends mentioned in our recent post, “ Conquer Your Business Transformation.”

Time Tracking Software for Healthcare


Time tracking software for healthcare becomes more and more popular. Comparisons time tracking software for healthcareEspecially, that it is.

2021 State of Analytics: Why Users Demand Better

As organizations become more data driven, their analytics requirements grow. Find out how knowledge workers use analytics and explore their needs and preferences.

Making sense in healthcare

Lynne Cazaly

Here’s a ‘thank you’ to healthcare workers the world over. As health services the world over have adapted and responded to the impacts of a pandemic, they have been Sensemaking. On one day they had a level of knowledge or understanding. and then new facts, results or data came to light. This changes their perspective and in turn influences their next responses and actions.

Why Healthcare Staff “Buy In” is Key during Large Scale Projects


In a healthcare environment, managing large projects, such as the federally mandated requirement for hospitals to implement electronic medical records, can bring a few unique challenges as teams work to change processes and systems while still using the current ones to treat patients. Engaged employees believe that they can make a difference in the organizations they… The post Why Healthcare Staff “Buy In” is Key during Large Scale Projects appeared first on BrightWork.

20 Years & 20 Success Stories: InLoox Anniversary E-Book


Healthcare. The hands-on success stories describe the challenges companies from various industries faced, how they structured their project management and which advantages they achieved by using InLoox.

Notes from the Field: Deployed to CDC’s COVID-19 Response

PM Times

CDC’s response mission is to save lives and protect frontline healthcare workers, communities, and the public from the health threats associated with COVID-19. In January 2020, CDC launched an agency-wide emergency response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Giveaway Winner!

Girl's Guide to PM

You'll also like: Healthcare Project Management: Giveaway Winner Thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway this month for a copy of Healthcare Project Management. Last month’s giveaway was a copy of Project Management for Supplier Organizations * – a book about what it’s like to be providing project management services to others. Congratulations to Shaylei from Clevedon, Ohio, USA who was drawn as the winner. Well done, Shaylei! Your book is in the post.

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Giveaway Winner: Social PM’s Toolkit

Girl's Guide to PM

Healthcare Project Management: Giveaway Winner Thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway this month for a copy of Healthcare Project Management. Just a quick update to say that we’ve drawn the winner of the giveaway to win a ticket to the Social Project Manager’s Toolkit event next month. She’s delighted, and we’re looking forward to meeting her in person on the day.

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Alternative Project Management Job Titles

Project Bliss

Healthcare Project Manager – Working within the healthcare industry , this could include a wide array of project types, from construction to operations to IT. Photo by Nick Morrison on Unsplash.

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Announcing Our Winner…

Girl's Guide to PM

Healthcare Project Management: Giveaway Winner Thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway this month for a copy of Healthcare Project Management. Congratulations to Julian of Chicago, IL, USA! Julian won the latest giveaway, which was to win a copy of my new book, Collaboration Tools for Project Managers. There will be another giveaway along soon and I still have some fantastic books to get out of my office and shipped off to you guys, so watch out for that!

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What can I do with a degree in project management?

Girl's Guide to PM

Many of these roles are predicted to be in software development and sub-sectors like app development, IT security and healthcare tech. Are you wondering whether it’s worth getting a degree in project management? Or what you can do for a job once you finish your bachelor’s or master’s studies?

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Giveaway Winner: Effective Decision-Making

Girl's Guide to PM

Healthcare Project Management: Giveaway Winner Thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway this month for a copy of Healthcare Project Management. Congratulations, Jeri, who wins a copy of Edoardo Binda Zane’s book, Effective Decision-Making! Jeri, I know that has been shipped to you now so look out for it in the post! Didn’t win? You can still get some advice from Edoardo about helping teams make group decisions in this article.

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Project Managers Change the World

Project Bliss

There have been amazing projects carried out in technology, healthcare, architecture, transportation, business, and many other industries. Small changes that improve lives, move technology, healthcare, business, and quality of life improvements forward need project managers to help them be successful. It’s not only visionaries and dreamers who change the world. It takes more than just an idea to make a change. The idea must be put into motion – it must be executed.

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From anxiety to action

Lynne Cazaly

Healthcare workers for example, are making great use of Sensemaking. It helps them professionally and personally and is part of the delivery of healthcare services. In these times of great change and uncertainty, anxiety can show up. What’s happening? How will things change again? What will happen next? There are many questions and confusion can be common. To help allay fears, reduce anxiety and take a step towards greater certainty, Sensemaking can help.

Win a Training Course [Giveaway]

Girl's Guide to PM

Healthcare Project Management: Giveaway Winner Thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway this month for a copy of Healthcare Project Management. Is project reporting the highlight of your week? No, me neither. I have something that might sort that out for you. Better Project Status Reports is a 5 step process for communicating confidently about your project.

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Lessons in testing from a pandemic

Kiron Bondale

Ontario has the second highest number of cases of COVID-19 within Canada but it lags all other provinces in terms of testing when measured on a per capita basis.

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How to Identify, Evaluate, and Respond to Sneaky Risks

Project Risk Coach

My company’s healthcare program sent me the results of my most recent health screening. First, I hope to encourage you to take advantage of a healthcare program and improve your health habits. Consider the Healthcare Risk Guidelines below, which allows an individual to determine the level of their cholesterol risk. How do you know when to respond to sneaky risks? Sometimes it’s obvious; other times you may experience a slow death march into ultimate ruin.

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March’s Giveaway Winner

Girl's Guide to PM

You'll also like: Healthcare Project Management: Giveaway Winner Thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway this month for a copy of Healthcare Project Management. If you’re reading this and I haven’t been in touch, then sorry – it’s not you. The winner for copies of The Single-Minded Project and Project Ethics has now been drawn and the winner has been drawn.

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2022 Online and In-Person Events for Project/Resource Managers and Industry Professionals

Epicflow Blog

October 24-25, Austin, Texas, the USA — HR Healthcare 2022 is a conference for HR leaders and professionals working in the healthcare system. It aims to provide them with tools and innovative solutions to improve hiring strategy in the changing healthcare industry.

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6 Things I didn’t know about being a project manager

Girl's Guide to PM

You can learn the special knowledge of other industries, and my shift to healthcare was relatively easy. I decided to be a project manager. Admittedly, it wasn’t until I started working that I knew such a job existed, but when I realised I did, I knew it was for me.

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Project Management Q&A: How do I Make a Step Up in My PM Career?

Arras People

I’m currently working as a Project Manager in healthcare and I’d like to take a step up to a Senior Project Manager position, how can I make this happen?

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Five Highlights of the 2020 PMI Job Report

Arras People

The report pulls out four industry sectors that deserve special mention as potential opportunity areas for jobs – these include telecoms and 5G; financial services technology (fintech); renewable energy and healthcare.

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The Digital Project Manager's List of top PM Influencers of 2019

Brad Egeland

Brad Egeland Brad Egeland is a Business Solution Designer & IT/PM consultant & author working with development, management, & project management experience leading initiatives in a variety of industries such as Healthcare, Higher Education and Gaming and Hospitality. Here’s a list of the brightest minds and influential thinkers who are shaping the project management industry today.

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Laughter & Leadership – How Humor Can Make You a Better Leader

The benefit of working in a less stressful environment cuts down on healthcare expenditures, which are nearly 50 percent greater from workers who say they’re under high levels of stress. We also know that healthcare expenditures are nearly 50% greater for workers who report high levels of stress. Don’t think humor is a serious business? It’s more than the best medicine: it’s good business. Jennifer Bridges, PMP, shows you how leadership is bolstered by laughter.

Giveaway: Effective Decision-Making Book

Girl's Guide to PM

Healthcare Project Management: Giveaway Winner Thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway this month for a copy of Healthcare Project Management. Do you struggle to get people on your team to make decisions? I have the perfect solution for you. Edoardo Binda Zane’s book, Effective Decision-Making is what you need to get your team focused. It’s a collection of tools for making better business decisions.

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Project Managers – Stay Active in Isolation

Arras People

If it’s good enough for the healthcare practitioners, it should be good enough for project managers. There is no doubt about it, it’s been an unprecedented couple of weeks for the UK and globally with the outbreak and reaction to COVID-19.

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9 Great Reasons to Choose a Project Management Career

Project Bliss

Project managers are used in IT, healthcare, entertainment, the food and beverage industry , aerospace, and many more industries. That same AEG study referenced above found future project management career growth in the following sectors: healthcare, manufacturing, information services and publishing, finance and insurance, management and professional services, utilities, and oil and gas. You may be wondering if a project management career is a right choice for you.

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How to Select Your Risk Responses

Girl's Guide to PM

He has implemented enterprise and IT PMOs and enterprise risk management (ERM) programs in the financial, healthcare, and agricultural industries. This is a guest article by Harry Hall from Risk management is one of the core knowledge areas for project managers. Harry Hall. You’ve identified and assessed your project risks—both threats and opportunities. Now, you are planning your risk responses with your risk owners.

7 Must-Haves for Every Product Manager Resume

According to , healthcare spending is estimated to account for a fifth of the U.S. With the Affordable Care Act in the sights of some politicians and healthcare in general a topic in the upcoming presidential election, opportunities abound. A product manager often wears many hats. For starters, a product manager is tasked with leading a cross-functional team that develops or improves a product, while dictating its strategy, roadmap and features. But that’s not all.

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Product Portfolio Management Software: Basics and Best Practices


Nestle, whose portfolio spans beverages, cereals, frozen foods, healthcare nutrition, instant foods, pet care, frozen foods, instant foods, seasonings, yogurts, and baked goods. .

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Parabol: Improve your retrospectives

Girl's Guide to PM

The benefits of Parabol are: Can be used on premise (Parabol has military, finance and healthcare customers who are unable to use cloud tools) Parabol offers 5 retro templates—including my favorite, Start, Stop, Continue—and you can add your own templates, even in languages other than English.

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14 Common Project Risks (+ more)

Girl's Guide to PM

One common example are projects in the healthcare industry. Risks matter. Stuff happens on projects, and if the worst happens, it’s better to know about it in advance.

Using Project & Risk Management to Build Your Startup

Brad Egeland

The healthcare industry is laden with risks. Comply with HIPAA and Hitrust requirements to protect your data Healthcare organizations need to comply with HIPAA and Hitrust requirements to protect patient data from unauthorized access. To succeed in the healthcare industry, you need a robust risk management plan.

Using Scrum for Improving Operations

Healthcare professionals. Healthcare professionals treat patients. I'm encountering more and more people that are trying to solve different kind of problems with Scrum: People designing Consumer Goods. Accounting professionals focused on Revenue Accounting. Marketers of many kinds.

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Project Administrator Job Description

Several industries hire project administrators, such as engineering, pharmaceutical, healthcare, research and more. Projects are not done by a single person. There are many stakeholders who each have a vested interest.

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PRINCE2: The Project Management Method Explained

Girl's Guide to PM

As a project manager, I have used it in financial services, and to a lesser degree, a modified version in a healthcare setting. What is PRINCE2? PRINCE2 is a project management method.

The 18 Most Influential People in Project Management

based Spire Healthcare Group, and is the CEO and founder of the Otobos Group, an organization that provides project communications to individuals and businesses across multiple industries. Project management is an increasingly diverse field. Individuals across industries, and with varying levels of experience, are providing a substantial impact to its growth and continued evolution.

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