Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) knows what it takes to lead, inspire and succeed. One of the nationâ€™s largest and most respected hospital companies, UHS owns and operates through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
UHS built an impressive record of achievement and performance, steadily growing from a startup company with zero revenue into a Fortune 500 corporation with annual revenue that exceeds $9 billion. The company's operating philosophy has proven to be effective: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, then invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive and become a dominant healthcare provider in its community.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS ranks on the Fortune 500 list of America's largest corporations with over 74,000 employees, and is consistently listed among Fortune's "Most Admired Companiesâ€� and one of the 30 Most Meaningful Companies To Work For in America by Business Insider. T
he Ambulatory Care team at UHS is a highly selective group responsible for accelerating revenue growth and profitability by driving organizational changes across all Ambulatory Care service lines. The primary focus of this position will be to support ambulatory growth via operational excellence and patient experience metric reporting, analysis and strategy. The Director of Ambulatory Operations will be responsible directly to the Vice President, Ambulatory Care for the Acute Care Division at UHS. The territory will encompass all UHS Acute Division markets and all ambulatory service lines, which will specifically include ambulatory surgery centers, radiologic imaging centers, radiologic oncology treatment centers, freestanding emergency departments, high acuity urgent care facilities, home health care, telemedicine, wound care, physical therapy rehabilitation, retail pharmacies and more as they come online. This executive position enjoys close partnership with hospital C-level positions and corporate department leadership providing the right candidate a unique opportunity to quickly effect systemic change across one of the fastest growing sectors in healthcare today. The current opportunity will be based out of UHS Headquarters in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, and moderate to low frequency travel between that and other locations may be required.
Achieve critical operational insight across all UHS ambulatory service lines
Analytically determine key quality and operational metrics and establish trend tracking mechanisms with reporting monthly, quarterly and annually
Continuously report on network performance and variance to benchmark goals
Recommend and oversee national strategic growth and operational improvement initiatives
Conduct operational and customer experience analyses to determine growth and service excellence opportunities across all UHS ambulatory service lines
Present compelling and coherent project proposals to senior management to further develop and/or refresh the divisionâ€™s strategic plan
Implement strategies and business plans to drive the organization's growth initiatives
Spearhead projects to enhance ambulatory operational quality and efficiency across all acute markets and ambulatory service lines
Take ownership on cross-functional/cross departmental performance improvement initiatives Effectively manage national network integration activities
Manage integration of de novo and acquisition facilities into network
Manage coordination initiatives among ambulatory services as well as between ambulatory and inpatient services
Maintain relevant perspective on rapidly changing healthcare marketplace
Maintain an accurate sense of the healthcare delivery market relative to the divisionâ€™s strategic goals
Keep informed of innovations and trends in integrated healthcare delivery, competitor activities, and changes in healthcare regulatory requirements, which could impact the viability of potential new business ventures and relationships
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