The President provides leadership and management for a health care center within a CHRISTUS region. The President is responsible for promoting the CHRISTUS Health mission, core values and vision and for operational effectiveness and quality of care and service for the health care center. In addition, the President is responsible for Associate, medical staff, sister community, and community relations and ensures that the services provided are responsive to the communityâ€™s health needs and integral to the achievement of the CHRISTUS Health mission and vision.
Masterâ€™s Degree in Healthcare Administration, Business Administration or related field.
Ability to plan, organize, develop, implement, and interpret the necessary programs, goals, policies, and objectives that are necessary for providing quality care and maintaining a sound operation.
Must have strong understanding of and demonstrate skill in leadership, strategic management, change management, communications, team building, continuous quality improvement, problem solving, decision-making, innovation, financial management of operations, and stewardship of resources.
A minimum of five years of progressive hospital and operations management experience with multi-department responsibility.
Must have a proven track record in building productive physician relationships.
Multi-hospital system, Catholic health care, and CEO experience are preferred.
Licenses, Registrations or Certifications:
Member or Fellow in American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) preferred.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.