Vice President - Operations, SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital
SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital
March 26, 2018
St. Louis, Missouri
Full Time - Experienced
The Vice President of Operations for Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital serves as a member of the Campus Executive Team and is responsible, in concert with the campus leadership team, for the day-to-day operations of hospital facilities ensuring the Mission, Values and standards of care are delivered to our patients and community in order to maximize the performance of assigned areas and as well promote the organization’s position and image reflective of our Exceptional Healthcare Services. This includes communicating, directing, planning, organizing, and financial monitoring to facilitate the delivery of cost effective, high quality health care services, in an ever changing and competitive healthcare environment.
The Vice President, Operations will provide leadership and direction for assigned areas and will be seen as a senior leader both internally across the origination and as well in the community we serve. This position will partner with leaders throughout SSM Health to drive initiatives, programs and services to enable Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital to deliver on key initiatives and the SSM Health Mission. This is a visionary, proactive servant leader with the ability to obtain support and foster an organizational environment that encourages leaders to share leadership, ownership and responsibility and accountability to accomplish the vision of the organization. Strong management skills to identify opportunities to improve operating efficiency, growth, profitability, and compliance.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
A minimum of seven years of accomplished healthcare leadership in a large, complex, and integrated healthcare setting required.
Master's degree in Business, Healthcare Administration or related field is preferred.
Outpatient experience is preferred.
Superior leadership skills, particularly in cultivating a high-performance leadership team, and in developing and maintaining excellent partnerships with physicians and staff. Must listen actively and accurately, encouraging input from others; provides clear directions.
Experience in managing change initiatives. A high sense of urgency and experience operating effectively in a fast-paced environment requiring the skill to handle multiple priorities simultaneously.
The ability to set and maintain high standards of performance in a collegial environment, holding people accountable for achieving deliverable metrics and in doing so, one who encourages open dialogue and delegates authority and accountability comfortably.
Respect for and understanding of mission-driven institutions. A results oriented individual with a reputation of doing what it takes to get the job done while ensuring strong interpersonal relationships; an individual of highest personal and professional integrity, principal and knowledge, earning respect and support when making difficult decisions and choices.
Internal Number: 18003327
About SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital
SSM Health is a Catholic not-for-profit health system serving the comprehensive health needs of communities across the Midwest through a robust and fully integrated health care delivery system. Headquartered in St. Louis, SSM Health has care delivery sites in Missouri, Illinois, Oklahoma and Wisconsin. The health system includes 24 hospitals, more than 300 physician offices and other outpatient care sites, 10 post-acute facilities, comprehensive home care and hospice services, a pharmacy benefit company, an insurance company, a technology company and an Accountable Care Organization.
With more than 10,000 providers and 40,000 employees in four states, SSM Health is one of the largest employers in every community it serves. An early adopter of the electronic health record (EHR), SSM Health is a national leader for the depth of its EHR integration.