Gifford Health Care in the heart of beautiful central Vermont has a full-time opportunity for a Vice President of Practice Operations. This is a unique opportunity to work in a spectacular setting at a rural, financially stable, non-profit hospital with a progressive philosophy, supportive administrative team and advanced technology. This position oversees 90 FTEs with a 12 million dollar budget to include 7 satellite clinics.
As a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and Critical Access Hospital (CAH), Gifford is well known for its progressive approach to providing primary and specialty care to the many communities it serves. The Vice President of Practice Operations is responsible for providing leadership and management of all practice functions in accordance with Federal and State Laws; to optimize patient satisfaction, positive outcomes and to achieve financial goals of the organization. The VP will report directly to the COO and work closely with the Medical Directors.
The successful applicant will have EMR (Electronic Medical Record) expertise and possess strong analytical and leadership skills. Extensive knowledge of practice management principles and solid understanding of provider productivity, revenue cycle functions, and regulatory requirements. Sound understanding of all aspects of the health care industry and the initiative to keep informed of changes in the field. A Bachelor’s degree in Business or a health related field and 5 to 7 years of medical office/practice management experience is required; a Master’s degree is preferred.
At Gifford Health Care, we believe in being a true partner in our patients’ health, combining the highest quality care with a genuine, personalized approach. From advanced facilities to family- friendly providers, we are uniquely dedicated to your health… for life.
Gifford is a network of health centers throughout central Vermont and the Upper Valley. Our locations include primary care clinics,... a Critical Access Hospital with a renowned Birthing Center, specialty clinics, and senior living facilities.