University of Florida (UF) Health and WittKieffer have partnered in search of a new Chief Operating Officer (COO) for UF Health Central Florida. This is an exciting time to join UF Health in leading operations for UF Health Central Florida. The new COO will be an active and engaged leader within the CFH region, the UF Health System and the state.
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer of UF Health Shands, the COO of UF Health Central Florida will work diligently to achieve operational excellence across all metrics. Working closely with UF Health Central Florida C-suite counterparts and medical staff, the COO will have resources and support from the UF Health System to achieve excellence and to ensure patients have tremendous care close to home.
The COO will provide overall direction through the strategic enhancement and continued execution of UF Health Central Florida goals in support of the mission and strategy of the enterprise. There are an array of positive ingredients that UF Health possesses, which include: an organization committed to quality, a dedicated, cohesive management team, dedicated Boards, a wide array of community services that support the continuum of health, and a track record of solid financial growth. This is a high potential career opportunity for a talented healthcare administrator to work closely with senior leadership of a major enterprise in realizing its overall goals and objectives.
The successful candidate must have a Bachelor's degree, and a Master’s degree in business or healthcare administration or related discipline. Candidates will have an outstanding record of achievement with at least eight years of relevant leadership experience in a complex healthcare environment. Most importantly, candidates will have a passion for quality healthcare and thrive on working in an organization that delivers outstanding healthcare service. The successful candidate will also be a transparent and collaborative leader comfortable spearheading and supporting change in a complex environment.
Expressions of interest, nominations, and applications are welcome and can be made via the WittKieffer Candidate Portal here. The Candidate Portal is a secure, easy way to nominate a colleague, express interest, or apply for a position.
If you have questions about this opportunity, please contact Dan Young or Wendy Brower via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 314-754-6072. All inquiries, applications and nominations will be held in the highest confidence.