The Director is responsible for overall program development and operational performance of primary care and/or specialty practices as assigned.Areas of responsibility include financial performance, practice operations, personnel management, staff development and positive customer relations.This position will plan, develop and lead the strategic, financial and operational initiatives of Cook Children's, improving the quality, safety, efficiency and productivity of their areas of responsibility.The director has the ability to articulate a compelling, actionable vision for their assigned programs. This position facilitates teamwork and department pride by advocating for an environment that promotes high patient care standards and implements strategies to ensure physician satisfaction.
Bachelor's Degree in business, healthcare administration or related field required.
Master's Degree preferred.
Minimum 5 years of work experience in a healthcare setting required.
Direct orthopedic experience preferred.
Maintain BLS as defined in area of practice.
LEAN Six Sigma Green Belt within 1 year of employment required.