Stroke Program Manager (System Wide)

Reference Number: afj20171016
Location: Greater Portland, OR area


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Stroke Program Manager

(System Wide)


Great Portland, Oregon Area



About the System:  Multi-state healthcare system with 7 hospitals in Oregon and Washington.


About the Position: 1500+ stroke patients annually are treated system wide through 5 stroke centers and a Telestroke Network. The Stroke Manager will oversee the day-to-day operations Stroke Program, monitoring performance and overseeing quality management, mentoring hospital-based Stroke Coordinators, supporting professional development and promoting evidence-based care and research. The Stroke Program Manager will be visible at all sites to include the Telestroke sites.  This position reports to and works closely with the Director of Neurosciences & Orthopedics Service Lines.


Salary: $120,000-135,000+DOE, Relocation assistance and excellent Benefits.



  • BSN, required
  • Master’s (in progress),
  • Current Oregon Nursing License,
  • 5+ years of clinical nursing experience working in the Stroke field,
  • Prior experience working as a stroke coordinator over multiple locations within a system,
  • Prior experience working in disease specific program leadership,
  • Prior experience opening a primary or comprehensive stroke center.
  • Strong communications skills and influenced-based leadership style,
  • Prior experience training and mentoring to staff, required.

Location: Set against the backdrop of majestic Mount Hood, Portland combines a sophisticated, cosmopolitan atmosphere with a refreshingly friendly, small-town warmth that makes it an ideal city to live in!  An abundance of trees and fresh air, proximity to mountains, rivers and the ocean, an exciting music and art scene, and delicious restaurants – Portland is a great place to call home. 


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