University of Vermont Medical Center Health Network is seeking a Director of Patient Access to join our leadership team.
In conjunction with UVMHN Medical Group Leadership, this Director is responsible for implementing and maintaining quality performance standards for all facets of patient access (inclusive of appointment and telephone access) at the University of Vermont Health Network. The UVMHN MG Patient Access Director will report directly to the Executive Director of UVMHNMG and work closely with the Vice Presidents for Faculty and Community Practices as well as UVMHN MG Physician and Administrative Leadership across the network.
The UVMHN MG Patient Access Director will help create and deliver on a multiyear access strategy for our patients and referring providers within the context of both academic and community practice environments. Amazing opportunity to be at the center of transforming how we improve access across our network.
The University of Vermont Health Network is an academic health system that is comprised of six affiliate hospitals, a multi-specialty medical group, and a home health agency. We serve the residents of Vermont and northern New York with a shared mission: working together, we improve people’s lives. Our partners include:
The University of Vermont Medical Center
The University of Vermont Health Network Medical Group
The University of Vermont Health Network – Alice Hyde Medical Center
The University of Vermont Health Network – Central Vermont Medical Center
The University of Vermont Health Network – Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital
The University of Vermont Health Network – Elizabethtown Community Hospital
The University of Vermont Health Network – Porter Medical Center
The University of Vermont Health Network – Home Health & Hospice
Our 4,000 health care professionals are driven to provide high-quality, cost-efficient care as close to home as possible. Strengthened by our academic connection to the University of Vermont, each of our hospitals remains committed to its local community by providing compassionate, personal care shaped by the latest medical advances and delivered by highly skilled experts.
From the sophistication of its largest city, to the natural beauty found around every bend in the road; from its family friendly atmosphere, to its unlimited recreational opportunities, Vermont offers a quality of life that is second to none. For more information on Vermont, visit www.vermont.org.
University of Vermont Medical Center offers a comprehensive benefits package and encourages professional growth. University of Vermont Medical Center proudly offers a non-smoking work environment. We are an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
The ideal candidate will be a dynamic communicator with a passion for customer service in a health care setting. The position requires a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree with a graduate degree in healthcare or business preferred. We are seeking an individual with at a minimum five years of progressively responsible experience in a health care management setting, inclusive of leadership experience in a patient access center, preferably in a multiple hospital network setting.
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About The University of Vermont Medical Center
The University of Vermont (UVM) Medical Center is a 562-bed academic medical center and level 1 trauma center located in Burlington, Vermont, serving a population of one million in Vermont and upstate New York, as well as supporting a number of specialty clinics throughout the region.