The leader in this role must function interdependently, providing the opportunity and milieu for strategic direction and planning, establishing standards, establishing the budget, and monitoring operational performance.
This leadership role is accountable for comprehensive knowledge of the programs services, processes, and growth of assigned areas. Learning organizations manifest themselves through systemic solutions, empowerment, and locality (decisions made by those doing the work). The incumbent is accountable to foster Renown Health as a learning organization.
This position faces the major challenges of maintaining positive relationships between the physicians, the community, and the hospital; for maintaining cost-effective but high quality patient care; designing and teaching educational programs; complying with state, federal, and governing bodies regulations; and working cooperatively with other departments to achieve hospital goals.
This position does provide direct patient care.