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.
We are currently recruiting for a COO forÂ Summerlin Hospital Medical Center, a 454-bed hospital, located on a 40-acre campus in one of America's fastest-growing communities. They recently completed the largest expansion project in its history, including the addition of a six-story tower that contains 173 additional private patient rooms, an expanded emergency room and pediatric emergency room. The hospital also features adjoining outpatient services and physician offices. Over the past few years, the hospital has expanded its pediatric care services to add a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), advanced cardiac and surgical procedures, including open heart, and robotic surgery services. They are accredited by The Joint Commission, licensed by the state of Nevada's Department of Health and are a member of the American Hospital Association, the Federation of American Hospitals, the Association of Western Hospitals and the Nevada Hospital Association.
Summerlin Hospital, in Las Vegas, is a member of The Valley Health System, along with sister facilities Valley Hospital Medical Center, Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center, Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center and Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center.Â
The COO provides day to day operations of the hospital. Implements strategy of CEO and Corporation. Manages hospital departments efficiently and effectively to maximize quality of services and profits of the hospital.
This leader also:
Directs effective quality operations to maximize return on investment and community reputation. Increases revenues and income before inter-company allocations, maintains or decreases the effective bad debt rate, achieves the margin percentage, and implements operating cost controls in the areas of staffing, supplies, purchased services, etc.
Develops and provides quality programs and service to the community. Manages and implements programs to ensure all employees are committed to quality and service.
Manages and develops employees. Through appropriate management practices, creates a hospital climate to motivate employees to highest performance. Establishes direction, coaches employees, provides feedback, and builds commitment.
This opportunity provides the following:
â€¢ Challenging and rewarding work environment
â€¢ Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
â€¢ Competitive Compensation
â€¢ Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan