Chief Operating Officer Opportunity in Bellingham, Wash.!
PeaceHealth is seeking a talented Chief Operating Officer to lead outstanding patient-focused care through operational effectiveness, financial performance and accountability. In this position, you will use lean concepts to plan, organize and enhance internal operations to effectively support community short and long-term strategic objectives.
The ideal candidate will be a personable leader who can direct and motivate caregivers to achieve standards of excellence while maintaining PeaceHealth’s mission of providing exceptional and compassionate care. As an executive, the Chief Operational Officer will use their extensive management and healthcare knowledge to accelerate PeaceHealth’s clinical quality and operational excellence to achieve best practice patient, caregiver and provider objectives. This position is key to PeaceHealth's future, and the incumbent must be a thought leader who can foster development and conformance of strategic initiatives associated with medical center and medical group practices.
Qualifications for the Chief Operational Officer include:
Bachelor’s degree in business or related field required
Minimum of ten years’ management experience in healthcare leadership role
Board Certification in the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) or Masters level degree in Business or Health Administration preferred
Proven ability conceptualizing and implementing financial sustainability initiatives
Thorough knowledge and experience in regulatory compliance, federal law and state law
Strong ability to:
Deliver financial results for areas of accountability
Foster relationships within network leadership teams
Conceptualize issues and develop programmatic solutions
Top reasons to join PeaceHealth’s team:
Providing whole person care to Alaska, Oregon and Washington since 1890
Robust benefits package, including excellent health benefits
Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
Inclusive, Mission-driven company culture
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 17,000 caregivers, a medical group practice with more than 1200 providers and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities.
EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state, or federal laws.
Internal Number: 178096
PeaceHealth Physicians are as diverse as the communities they serve, but have the following in common:Dedication to carrying on the healing mission of Jesus Christ by promoting personal and community health, relieving pain and suffering and treating each person in a loving and caring way.A shared vision of every patient receiving exceptional, compassionate evidence-based care, every time, every touch.