Job Description

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Ben Taub General Hospital
Hiring Range:
Yearly Minimum to Midpoint:
Full/Part Time

About Us

At Harris Health System, we champion better health for our patients, their families and our community, by connecting them to an integrated healthcare system that provides high-quality healthcare. Harris Health focuses on the delivery of primary care, wellness and prevention services to the residents of Harris County, Texas, through its extensive network of inpatient and outpatient facilities. Harris Health is a proud recipient of the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered medical homes. Harris Health's medical faculty and residents are provided by its nationally recognized medical school partners: Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Job Profile


VP - Operations, Ben Taub

The Vice President of Operations sets financial, long-range, operational and leadership direction for designated clinical and support department(s) in conjunction with the Executive Vice President. Develops and executes departmental strategies and guides departmental and organizational transformations required to achieve financial, service, leadership, regulatory and community objectives. Selects, directs and develops staff. Represents hospital, service organization or department(s) to external authorities and constituencies.

Assumes responsibility for all matters affecting the day-to-day operations of the hospital. Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates all aspects of hospital operations and coordinates the activities of multiple departments in the facility to ensure financial viability, quality of service, efficiency, operational effectiveness and an engaged workforce. Works with executive leadership in all matters related to clinical operations. Leads efforts related to planning and development to ensure effective operational infrastructure and efficiencies. Partners with leaders of the Board, executive team, management team and medical staff in planning, promoting and conducting hospital-wide quality assessment and performance improvement activities. The core service lines that report up to this role include but not limited to: Facilities Engineering, Security and Lab.


1. Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: Master's in Health Administration, Business Administration or related field
2. Work Experience (Years and Area): Ten (10) Years Work Experience in a hospital and/or healthcare setting
3. Management Experience (Years and Area): Five (5) Years of Management Experience in senior management role required.
4. Equipment Operated: PC, standard office equipment


1. Communication Skills:
Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contract)
Writing /Composing: Correspondence / Reports
2. Other Skills: Analytical, Design, Mathematics, Medical Terms, Research, Statistical
3. Work Schedule: Flexible

Benefits and EEOC

Harris Health System's benefits program is designed to provide you with more flexibility and choices in meeting your specific needs. Harris Health System's benefits program allows you to protect your income in case of illness, death and disability, and to help you save for retirement.

It is the policy of Harris Health System to provide equal opportunity for all applicants for employment regardless of political affiliation, race, color, national origin, age, sex, religious creed or disability. Applicants may request any reasonable accommodation(s) to participate in the application process.

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