Central Regional VP, Operations

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Job Description

Encompass Health  is currently looking for a Regional Vice President to help support our Central Region. This region consists of nineteen hospitals throughout Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, and Iowa. 


In this position, the Regional VP will work closely with National leadership, regional leadership, and each hospital's CEO to set objectives, develop strategies for success and monitor performance. 


The Regional VP, Operations is responsible for overall operations of multiple hospitals within a region.  This position is accountable for planning organizing and directing the hospitals to ensure that quality patient care is provided and that the financial integrity of the hospital is maintained.  The Regional VP, Operations ensures compliance with applicable laws and regulations as well as all policies and procedures set forth by the Governing Board and Medical Staff, and those required by Joint Commission standards.


Critical focus areas will be overseeing operations for certain hospitals across multiple states. 

Supporting the Central Regional President and Hospital CEOs with daily operational functions.


The Regional VP, Operations is responsible for creating an environment and culture that enables the hospitals to fulfill their mission by meeting or exceeding its goals, holding staff accountable for performance, and motivating staff to improve.


Candidates will be required to travel to hospital locations to provide on-site support. 


As with all leadership, this position will support cultural diversity by ensuring that the delivery of quality, equitable and culturally competent patient-centered care is provided; and promoting and maintaining an inclusive work environment and culture that is respectful and accepting of diversity.


Job code: 100459


License or Certification: 

- None 

Total Education, Vocational Training and Experience: 

- Master's Degree in Business Administration, Healthcare Administration, or related healthcare field preferred. 

- Bachelor's degree with equivalent work experience of a Master's degree as demonstrated by such responsibilities as but not limited to accountability for hospital operations, budget development, analysis and oversight; marketing including volume growth/program development; FTE management; expense control; policy and procedure development and implementation; and process development to facilitate regulatory compliance. 

- 10 years of management experience in healthcare. Minimum 5 years in Senior Management position. 

Machines, Equipment Used: - General office equipment such as telephone, copy machine, fax machine, calculator, computer. Physical Requirements: - Good visual acuity and ability to communicate. - Ability to lift and push/pull a minimum of 30 pounds. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements. Compliance: - Adheres to the company's Standards of Business Conduct. - Maintains current licensure and/or certifications, if applicable. Skills and Abilities: - Ability to speak, read, write, and communicate effectively. - Ability to coordinate, analyze, observe, make decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner. - Ability to work independently without supervision. Environmental Conditions: - Indoor, temperature controlled, smoke-free environment. Occasional outdoor exposure. - Exposure or potential exposure to blood and body fluids may be required. - Handicapped accessible. - May work under stressful circumstances at times. Proficiency or Productivity Standards: - Meets established attendance standards. - Adheres to hospital/department dress code including wearing ID badge. - May be required to work weekdays and/or weekends, evenings and or night shifts if needed to meet deadlines. - May be required to work on religious and/or legal holidays on scheduled days/shifts. - Will be required to work as necessary during disaster situations, i.e., before, during or after a disaster. - May be required to stay after workday to assist after a disaster situation until relief arrives. - May be required to perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Address: 5701 W. 110th Street, Overland Park 66211
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time
Job ID: 1926317