Community Health Systems Senior Director, Operations in Franklin, Tennessee

Description:

CommunityHealth Systems Professional Services Corporation is one of the leadingoperators of general acute care hospitals. The organization's affiliates own,operate, or lease 137 hospitals in 21 states, with an aggregate ofapproximately 29,000 licensed beds. The consolidated organization owns andleases community hospitals that offer quality, cost-effective healthcareincluding a range of inpatient medical and surgical services, outpatienttreatment and skilled nursing care. In over 60 percent of the marketsserved, CHS-affiliated hospitals are the sole provider of healthcareservices.

CommunityHealth Systems Professional Services Corporation seeks a Senior Director,Operations – Financial Services for its Franklin, TN, headquarters FinancialServices team.

GENERAL PURPOSE OF JOB

Position is intended to assist the President & Chief Operating Officer and Vice President of Financial Operations with necessary operational improvement support. Of priority focus will be collaborating with Divisional leadership teams on volume analysis, reporting and improvement efforts. The Senior Director will play a direct role in driving the execution of volume and service line enhancement initiatives. The Senior Director will also support service line margin review initiatives.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Supports Division leadership (including Division Presidents, Vice Presidents of Operations and Finance) in the development and execution of plans to improve overall volumes, operational efficiency, and earnings performance (i.e. revenue improvement, expense reduction, margin improvement).

•Establish routine volume operating metrics with collaboration from the Divisions and affiliated hospitals.

•Routinely support Division reviews of service line and facility evaluations.

•Validate Division leadership use of data, such as monitoring, review and analysis tools; confirm timely execution of identified opportunities for improvement.

•Further the implementation of standardized reporting and use of the corporate enterprise performance management systems (e.g. MedeAnalytics).

•Special projects as assigned by the President & Chief Operating Officer and Vice President of Financial Operations.

Qualifications

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

•Bachelors in Accounting/Finance or Marketing required – Masters Preferred

•Experience in supporting change management and execution success

•Medhost/HMS and other financial systems used in multi-facility healthcare systems

•Must possess strong Excel, Access, Essbase and Powerpoint skills

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

•Strong verbal, written communication and presentation skills.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

•None required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

•The physical demands described here are representative of those that may be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

•Lift and carry lap-top computer

WORK ENVIRONMENT

•Requires the ability to multi task, meet deadlines, and have the flexibility to accommodate special events/projects (and the scheduling commitments required) as they arise

•Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Job: Corporate Positions

Organization: CHS Corporate

Location: TN-Franklin

Requisition ID: 1748072