Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Summit Medical Group - Knoxville, TN

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Summit comprises 218 plus physicians and 90 plus midlevel providers practicing at more than 53 sites in 11 counties treating more than 312,000 patients. Summit employs approximately 1,350 employees and has four ancillary imaging centers, three after-hours Summit Express Clinics, five physical therapy centers, a sleep services center and a central laboratory that performs 5.08 million tests annually. About 80 hospitalists/pulmonologists comprise Statcare, Summits hospitalist division, caring for patients at five area hospitals. Summit also is home to the areas largest Accountable Care Organization, Summit Health Solutions.

The Chief Operations Officer (COO) is responsible for all Operational functions related to the delivery of care and service of patients throughout the organization. The COO partners with members of the Board and Executive Team to plan, implement, monitor, and report on organizational goals, strategies and policies. Responsibilities include the skill to drive the business toward an enhanced quality of service that makes effective use of organizational resources.

The COO must be able to communicate with integrity and accountability with a personal style that builds and nurtures relationships based on teamwork, trust, honesty, reliability, openness and confidence.

The successful candidate must possess a proven acumen and experience working with a multi-site network to drive an innovative process to a significant organizational change.

A BachelorĀ“s Degree is required, MasterĀ“s preferred. Knowledge of Lean Six Sigma methodology is a desired skill.

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Summit Medical Group is the largest and oldest physician-owned multispecialty practice in New Jersey. In addition to its 250,000-square-foot...