Job Description

Harris Health is a nationally recognized health system comprising three teaching hospitals and an extensive network of ambulatory care centers serving the people of Harris County, Texas, since 1966.  Staffed by the faculty, fellows and residents from two nationally ranked medical schools, Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Harris Health is the first healthcare system in Houston to receive the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) designation for its network of patient-centered medical homes.

Each year, Harris Health provides more than 1.8 million total outpatient visits through its more than 40 ambulatory care facilities.  Additionally, Harris Health sees more than 177,000 emergency visits at its Level 1 and Level 3 trauma centers and 35,000 hospital admissions through its two hospitals: Ben Taub and LBJ.

Established by voter referendum to enhance the level of charity care available in the community, Harris Health System has often received national recognition for serving those in need and for its achievements in operational excellence, such as being named to the 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 Most Wired Hospitals lists by the American Hospital Association’s Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.

Additionally, Harris Health System is pleased that each of its hospitals — Ben Taub and Lyndon B. Johnson — achieved Pathway to Excellence™ designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Skills / Requirements

JOB SUMMARY:

The Operations Coordinator II (OC II) is responsible for providing administrative support for a department and coordinating projects and programs. This includes supporting development, implementation, maintenance, and evaluation. The OC II is accountable for: coordinating administrative activities related to assigned projects/programs; assisting with event planning and implementation; managing the project/program logistics; coordinating meetings, conferences, educational activities, and other related events; developing and dissemination of program/project materials; supporting communication for project/program; assistance with data collection, collating, and reporting; and assisting with the coordination of and/or development and maintenance of databases to support program/project activities. Additionally the OC II works with leadership in developing, justifying, and monitoring department/project budget; coordinating and monitoring proposal processes; conducting literature reviews to support project/program activities; and developing and/or maintaining websites related to assigned project/program.

The OC II provides administrative support to the department and actively facilitates departmental operations and goal attainment.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

1. Education/Specialized Training/Licensure:

a. Bachelors Degree with four (4) years experience OR Associate Degree with ten plus (10+) years commensurate experience required.


2. Work Experience: Four (4) years advanced secretarial or two to three (2-3) years in office management position; work history in medical/educational related environment preferred. Program/project management experience preferred.

3. Management Experience: N/A

4. Equipment Operated: Various office equipment: fax machines, computers, printers, copiers, scanners, etc.

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