Brentwood Hospital |
is a subsidiary
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
Hospital , located in
Shreveport, LA, has an excellent opportunity for an
experienced behavioral health executive to join our
successful leadership team as our next Chief Executive
Officer. Brentwood Hospital is a
200 bed inpatient acute psychiatric
hospital that provides quality psychiatric and addictive disease
treatment to children, adolescents, adults, and seniors. We provide
these services for Louisiana, South Arkansas and East Texas. Brentwood is licensed by the
State of Louisiana, accredited by the Joint Commission on
Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, and certified by Medicare,
Medicaid, and Champus. Please visit our
website for additional facility and program details.
experienced Chief Executive Officer will:
- Uphold the corporate mission and values and promote service
- 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 planning.
- 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 programs.
- Develop positive relationships with local industry, local
government, potential key health care providers, and the general
- Interact and communicate with UHS Corporate Office and Vice
- 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 requested.
- 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 apprised.
Requirements for this position include:
- Bachelor's Degree
required, Master's Degree is preferred
- 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
- Pavilion or acute care
hospital experience is preferred.
- 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 required.
- Working knowledge of
operations and financial management and marketing methods
- Ability to travel a
minimum of 10% of the time.
Weare not accepting unsolicited
assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. All
resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at the company
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 the company. No fee will be paid in the event
the candidate is hired by the company as a result of the
referral or through other
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