The Vice President of Operations sets financial, long-range, operational and leadership direction for designated clinical and support department(s) in conjunction with the Executive Vice President. Develops and executes departmental strategies and guides departmental and organizational transformations required to achieve financial, service, leadership, regulatory and community objectives. Selects, directs and develops staff. Represents hospital, service organization or department(s) to external authorities and constituencies.
Assumes responsibility for all matters affecting the day-to-day operations of the hospital. Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates all aspects of hospital operations and coordinates the activities of multiple departments in the facility to ensure financial viability, quality of service, efficiency, operational effectiveness and an engaged workforce. Works with executive leadership in all matters related to clinical operations. Leads efforts related to planning and development to ensure effective operational infrastructure and efficiencies. Partners with leaders of the Board, executive team, management team and medical staff in planning, promoting and conducting hospital-wide quality assessment and performance improvement activities. The core service lines that report up to this role include but not limited to: Facilities Engineering, Security and Lab.
1. Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: Master's in Health Administration, Business Administration or related field 2. Work Experience (Years and Area): Ten (10) Years Work Experience in a hospital and/or healthcare setting 3. Management Experience (Years and Area): Five (5) Years of Management Experience in senior management role required. 4. Equipment Operated: PC, standard office equipment
1. Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contract) Writing /Composing: Correspondence / Reports 2. Other Skills: Analytical, Design, Mathematics, Medical Terms, Research, Statistical 3. Work Schedule: Flexible
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.