As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
The Primary Care Administrator is directly accountable for the pediatric primary care practices in the Pennsylvania territory, along with acquisition efforts as determined by the strategic plan.
This position is responsible for:
Financial performance of the primary care offices and practices.
Management and oversight of practice revenue cycle operations including ease of access to care for patients and families.
Development and implementation of the primary care strategic plan.
Development and implementation of policies, procedures, and standard work processes.
Successful on-boarding of new physicians and locations.
Hiring and supervising associates.
Assuring a safe environment for patients and associates.
Achieving and maintaining patient and family experience goals.
Designing and implementing improvement initiatives for the practices.
Assuring sufficient human capital resources to meet practice requirements.
Assuring sufficient information management and technology resources to enable practice success.
Monitoring physician productivity standards and efficiency to ensure compliance with Nemours access and productivity guidelines.
Aligning primary care practices with value-based care
The incumbent needs to possess well-developed analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills.
Bachelor's degree required.
Master's degree in business or health administration is preferred. Combination of education and experience acceptable.
Relevant experience in the presentation of written and oral materials, interaction with Senior Leadership and Medical Staff, and self-directed project completion are highly desirable.
Demonstrated record of progressively responsible administrative practice experience (oversight/management) in a tertiary care facility, preferably pediatric.
Regularly local travel (driving) required between Nemours practice locations in Pennsylvania
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.