POSITION SUMMARY: The Vice President of Practice Operations is a senior-level executive position at Central Vermont Medical Center (CVMC) and in the recently formed University of Vermont Health Network Medical Group (UVMHN MG). This position focuses on providing high-value services and operational oversight of the CVMC physician practices.
The position is responsible for standardizing operational processesand policies across the CVMC practices in support of the mission and vision of CVMC and the UVMHNMG.The emphasis is on the achievement of the ideal patient encounter, including efficient and effective high value care throughout the CVMC practices.This is accomplished through a matrix reporting relationship with the CVMC President, CVMC Regional Physician Leader and the UVMHN MG Vice President for Regional Practice Operations. The CVMC Vice President works closely with the CVMC Senior Leadership team, providers and UVMHN MG executives in meeting the strategic, operational and financial goals of the CVMC Practice.
Strategic and operational goals include improving financial and operating performance in each practice, improving access, supporting clinical delivery optimization efforts, implementing clinical workflows and processes in support of the organization's electronic health record (EPIC) and supporting core strategies that advance the transition to population health.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Accounting or a related field.The ideal candidate will have a Master’s Degree in Health Care Administration or a related field.
Position requires excellent analytic and communication skills.Strong financial management and planning skills. Knowledge of provider compensation models are essential. Must have familiarity with provider practice management processes, clinic operations, electronic health records and human resource policies.
EXPERIENCE: Requires at least ten years of progressive heathcare leadership experience at the Director’s level or above, with experience in leading a multi-specialty physician practice in a community practice setting.The ideal candidate will have experience with community practices.
Internal Number: 6419
About UVM Health Network - Central Vermont Medical Center
Central Vermont Medical Center is the primary health care provider for 66,000 people who live and work in the 26 communities of central Vermont. We provide 24-hour emergency care, with a full spectrum of inpatient (licensed for 122 beds) and outpatient services.
Our professional staff includes over 200 physicians and 70 advanced practice providers representing 25 medical specialties. Care is not only provided at the hospital, but also at CVMC’s 23 community-based medical group clinics and local physician practices, including two Express Care facilities that are open 7 days a week, and at CVMC's Woodridge Rehabilitation and Nursing, a 153-bed long-term and short-term facility.
We employ over 1,700 full and part-time employees (employment opportunities may be checked here). We also depend on hundreds of volunteers and financial contributors who help carry out our mission.
Our Mission and Vision
Mission: We work collaboratively to meet the needs and improve the health of the residents of central Vermont.
Vision: Working together, we improve people's lives
Awards and Recognition
Central Vermont Medical Center is accredited by the Joint Commission of Accred...itation of Healthcare Organizations. We have also been the recipient of numerous awards, recognition and accreditations by other organizations over the years, including most recently being named one of the Top 20 Rural Community Hospitals in the United States.