Why join The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB)?
Innovative and Compassionate Patient Care – State-of-the-art Facilities
UTMB Health is a billion-dollar health science center comprised of four schools (the School of Medicine, the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, the School of Health Professions, and the School of Nursing), three institutes and over 10 exceptional research centers. UTMB was the first academic health center in Texas and is home to the state’s first schools of medicine, nursing and allied health sciences. For 125 years, the university has maintained a forward-thinking spirit that has enabled it to serve its students, its patients and the people in Texas and beyond.
The Associate Vice President, Faculty Group Practice - Operations is responsible for the oversight and coordination of the administrative operations for the Faculty Group Practice and the Community Based Physicians and Specialists. The incumbent also will also oversee and be responsible for effective operational and resource allocation, management and communication within the Faculty Group Practice and Academic Enterprise at the intersection of the clinical mission.
The Associate Vice President, Faculty Group Practice – Operations must minimally possess a Master’s degree or Doctorate in business, finance or higher education in a related field.
Core Competencies and Leadership Qualifications
A seasoned incumbent with strengths in healthcare/research administration and management.
A strategist with a strong sense of vision and mission.
Supervisory and management skills, Exceptional interpersonal skills and political savvy.
Demonstrated ability to creatively and innovatively approach problem-solving.
Exceptional oral and written communication skills.
Good analytical and conceptual skills paired with orientation to detail.
An ability to handle multiple priorities simultaneously, i.e., a parallel processor.
A demonstrated record of leadership ability and professional accomplishment.
Essential Job Functions:
Participates in UTMB’s strategic planning activities as it relates to the Faculty Group Practice with an emphasis on clinical operations, resource allocation, and practice excellence.
The incumbent will monitor the priorities for the Faculty Group Practice and Community Based Physicians and Specialists and align those with UTMB’s strategic plan.
Supports leadership in strategy development and execution of alignment strategies with physician organizations in the assigned markets.
Reviews strategic and tactical plans for the Faculty Group Practice involving key operational and resource initiatives.
Oversees the Faculty Group Practice adherence to annual budget plans, operating performance and ensures an integrated strategy.
Ensures compliance with UTMB operating policies, UT System Board of Regents’ Rules and Regulations across the Faculty Group Practice and Academic Enterprise.
Promotes a culture of “Service Excellence” through the Faculty Group Practice and Academic Enterprise.
Reports To: Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer of the Academic Enterprise and indirectly to the Chief Physician Executive of the Faculty Group Practice, and EVP, Provost and Dean, School of Medicine.
Income Package: A negotiable starting salary is based upon experience and educational background in excess of $190,000 or more. Superior benefits and retirement program along with relocation and other incentives are also offered.
The Greater Houston area and Galveston Island:
Many new and beautiful communities to choose from, just south of Houston in Friendswood, League City, Clear Lake, Webster, Texas City or any other nearby
Downtown Houston is less than an hour drive and has two 2 major airports to choose from.
Great schools, excellent shopping, outdoor activities, sports and theme
The Gulf of Mexico offers; cruises, swimming, scuba diving, snorkeling, boating, sailing, beautiful beaches and so much more!
Interested candidates should submit a Cover Letter and current Curriculum Vitae (CV) to Skott Harrington via email, firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be sure to include a preferred contact method.
UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
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About UTMB Health
Established in 1891, UTMB has a long history of advancing health science education, research, and patient care. We were the first Academic Health Center in Texas and home to the state’s first schools of medicine, nursing, and allied health sciences. UTMB is comprised of 4 schools, 3 institutes, with 3 hospitals and clinics throughout the state supporting medical education. The Medical School enrolls 230 students per class and 1 in 6 Texas physicians have trained at UTMB.