Health System is a subsidiary of Universal Health
Services, Inc. (UHS), one of the nation's largest and most respected
healthcare management companies, operating through its subsidiaries
acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory
centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more
than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or
purchase healthcare properties in rapidly growing markets and create
a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost
control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a
service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.
Chief Executive Officer Dover Behavioral Health
Dover Behavioral Health System is proud to provide
superior inpatient and outpatient behavioral healthcare services for
adolescents and adults, benefitting patients, their families, and the
community. Our mental health facility offers programs for mental
health issues such as depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder as
well as programs for addiction recovery from drugs and/or alcohol. We
have treatment centers in two locations: One in Kent county, DE and
the other in Sussex County, DE..
To learn more visit: http://www.doverbehavioral.com
The successful experienced Chief
Executive Officer will:
Achieve budgeted financial objectives.
Increase revenues and income before inter-company allocations,
maintain or decrease the effective bad debt rate, achieve the margin
percentage, and implement operating cost controls in the areas of
staffing, supplies, purchased services, etc.
Focus on census building efforts and strategic
Recruit physicians in targeted
specialty areas, coordinate medical staff participation in new
hospital ventures and targets and develop new areas of medical care
to offer at the hospital.
Supervise the development of more
comprehensive outpatient care and ambulatory
Develop positive relationships
with local industry, local government, potential key health care
providers, and the general public.
Interact and communicate with HUS
Corporate Office and Vice Presidents. Ensure the timely
submission of month-end financial and operational reviews, contribute
to the development of and participation in corporate-wide strategic
planning efforts and maintains good communication with the corporate
office in areas where periodic reporting of results is
Ensure that hospital employees respond promptly to corporate
requests for information. Communicate circumstances and events
of operations to supervisor and other appropriate people to keep all
Requirements for this position
Bachelor's Degree required, Master's Degree is
Currently working as a behavioral
executive, i.e CEO at a Behavioral Health facility or as a Director
of a large acute care facility with a large
multi-unit psych department.
A working knowledge of behavioral health
management practices and clinical operations.
An advanced knowledge of state and federal
regulatory and various accreditation requirements related to
behavioral health management.
Working knowledge of operations and financial
management and marketing methods.
Ability to travel a minimum of 10% of the
UHS is not
accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this
employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes
submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the
Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search
agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property
of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by
UHS as a result of the referral or through other
Universal Health Services
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