Lancaster General Health Business Development Project Manager in Lancaster, Pennsylvania


Lancaster General Hospital

Cost Center

3041 Business Development

Supervisory Organization

Strategic Business Development




HOURS : Full-Time; Day Shift.

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POSITION SUMMARY: Leads the business planning of new or expanded services. This includes organizing service line planning sessions, completing market research and competitive analyses, writing business plans, and coordinating the completion of the financial and marketing plans. Coordinates resources, provides project leadership and direction to project teams, identifies any problems in critical pathways, facilitates team work among services required for the effective implementation of the project, and reports findings and recommendations to the Director and Senior Vice President in Strategic Business Development.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Qualified individuals must have the ability (with or without reasonable accommodation) to perform the following duties:

  • Leads and develops planning initiatives that include organizing planning teams, conducting feasibility studies and preparing business plans.

  • Provides leadership/direction for projects that have been assigned to her/him. Leads, guides, assists Project Leaders in coordinating the completion of each business plan. Acts as liaison between project teams and executive leadership.

  • Oversees fulfillment of application requirements and implementation tasks. Assists facilitators in developing project timelines based on input from project team members and vendors.

  • Develops new ideas for future projects by aggregating information from multiple sources. Researches the feasibility of strategic projects through peer organizations and internal and external business consultants.

  • Ensures that the customer experience is considered in all projects and processes.

  • Maintains close contact with operational leaders to build strong relationships and to gather information for future projects.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Health Care Management, Business Administration, or related field is required. Masters Degree in Health Care Administration or Business Administration is preferred.

  • Understanding and working knowledge of the healthcare industry and how the industry is changing.

  • Excellent computer, organizational and communication skills.

  • Demonstrated strategic thinker with the ability to prepare business and strategic plans, and business case studies.

  • Strong analytical ability to identify and gather data from disparate sources, interpret financial and clinical data and to prepare clear, concise management reports.

  • Ability to demonstrate strong organization skills and analytic expertise in providing market research, project planning, implementation and evaluation.

  • Ability to work independently to advance planning projects.

  • Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.

  • Flexibility and ability to adapt to evolving job roles and diversity of projects.

  • Ability to work effectively across all levels of the organization, including senior leadership, physicians, and with others outside the LG organization.

  • Minimum of five (5) years in business development, planning and project management is preferred.

This position is located in Lancaster, PA.

Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, at a member of the University of Pennsylvania Health System (Penn Medicine), at is a 631-licensed bed not-for-profit health system with a comprehensive network of care encompassing Lancaster General Hospital (LGH), Women & Babies Hospital and the Lancaster Rehabilitation Hospital (in partnership with Kindred Healthcare) . Our membership in Penn Medicine brings together the strengths of a world-renowned, not-for-profit academic medical center and a nationally recognized, not-for-profit community healthcare system.

Outpatient services are provided at the Downtown Outpatient and Suburban Outpatient Pavilions, along with additional outpatient centers and Express and Urgent Care locations throughout the region. Lancaster General Health Physicians is a network of more than 300 primary-care and specialty physicians, at more than 40 offices throughout the region . Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences is a private, co-educational, Middle States-accredited four-year college offering a variety of associate and baccalaureate degree and certification programs in healthcare.

A four time designated Magnet hospital for nursing excellence, Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health has been recognized regionally and nationally for clinical excellence and patient safety; and ranked nationally by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation’s best hospitals in 2015-16 in three specialties. It is also one of only seven hospitals in the country with all of the following distinctions:

5 Star Rating on Hospital Compare

Healthgrades America’s 50 Best Hospitals 2017 at

Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A

US News List of High Performing Hospitals at

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