Assumes responsibility for administration of assigned area(s) Surgical Sub-Specialty service lines and physician practices. Provides administrative oversight for ambulatory practices and physical plant. Mentors, directs, guides and assists work of operations and clinic managers/supervisors and staff within area of responsibility to meet department goals. Develops, participates and monitors systems, procedures, process improvement initiatives, and workflows to facilitate growth and efficient operations. Participates in strategic business goals and planning for new / expanded services. Responsible for management of fiscal resources, operational policies and standards of performance for areas of responsibility. Strives to meet goals through department and intra department collaboration and active participation on appropriate committees. Assists Vice President with service line projects. Assumes 24/7 administrative oversight for staff who work on inpatient units.
Master's degree in business or healthcare administration with a minimum of five (5) years' of healthcare leadership experience required. Demonstrates skills in leadership, business, professional accountability, advocacy, relationship management and networking. Demonstrates ability to work with varying constituencies to enhance communication and promote conflict resolution. Strong communication (verbal and written), coordination, multi-tasking, and time management skills required. Demonstrated commitment to process improvement initiatives. Demonstrates knowledge of healthcare environment and healthcare technologies including analytical, computer and database management.
Akron Children's Hospital is one of the largest pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children's hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff handles nearly 800,000 patient visits each year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care. We're leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities... through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists and nurses every year.