Executive Director Hospital Operations - Cobb Hospital

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At WellStar, we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.


The Executive Director Operations - Cobb Hospital has operational oversight of key functional areas. The individual in this role is responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating initiatives around operational efficiencies, including quality, patient safety, consumer satisfaction, resource and financial management. This Executive Director has responsibility for clinical services outside inpatient acute care nursing as well as non-clinical services and/or hospital outpatient divisions (HODs).

This individual will partner with others to ensure a high quality, safe continuum of care for WellStar Patients. In addition, he/she will partner with Service Line leader(s) to support the designated business. In this role, the incumbent is expected to create and maintain strong relationships with physicians, surgeons, advanced practitioners and vendors in support of the business strategy.

The Executive Director Operations must have a strong acumen for regulatory requirements and oversight. He/she will be responsible for national databases for each area of focus and competency of the national reporting database and applicable quality indicators tracked at WellStar. He/she must be process improvement focused, not only in the clinical care operations, but also the final operations and lean or A3 methodologies. This leader will collaborate with other clinical and non-clinical support services to provide high quality, patient focused care.

This individual provides leadership and direction in the development and execution of strategies to manage hospital operations that are consistent with the hospital’s culture, strategic business objectives, and continuous quality improvement. Employs a system perspective of emerging trends, issues, and technology in health care and possesses understanding of the hospital’s mission and vision. The Executive Director Operations must be adept at working all levels in the organization to facilitate the support of short and long- term goals and objectives.


Required Minimum Education : Bachelor degree required, Masters Preferred

Required Minimum Experience: 6-8 total years in healthcare required. 5-7 years of lmanagement/leadership experience required. Equivalent experience in large-scale project management in a healthcare setting will be considered. Budgeting, financial strongly preferred. Experience in non-clinical operations preferred. Healthcare regulatory and accreditation compliance experience preferred.

Required Minimum Skills: Performance management skills, financial acumen, strategic planning, communication skills, knowledge of industry standards, leadership and interpersonal skills; analytical skills to solve technical problems as well as abstract reasoning to define course of actions when information may be vague or unclear management, clinical service management and materials management required.

Experience in clinical (non-nursing) operations

Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

DepartmentExecutive Director Hospital Operations - Cobb Hospital

FacilityWellStar Cobb Hospital





15 January 2020
Location: United States Georgia Austell
Salary: Highly Competitive USD per year
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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