UW Health Northern Illinois (UWHNI) is seeking a dynamic and accomplished Vice President of Clinical Operations (VP) to join their team. UWHNI, formerly known as SwedishAmerican, is situated approximately 90 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Throughout UWHNI's 110-year history, it has been a pillar of its community. As a 350+ bed hospital, the organization currently holds a 42% market share as well as a robust employed medical group that includes a network of more than 30 primary, multi-specialty and employer-based clinics. UWHNI also boasts a medical center in Belvidere, Illinois, and a regional cancer center.
Reporting to the President and Chief Operating Officer of UWHNI, the VP will work to strengthen the nexus of delivery between inpatient and ambulatory operations, ensuring better access to care, smoothing transitions across the care continuum, and working to break down existing siloes to drive toward top decile performance and experience. The VP is a vital member of the organization's leadership team and will be expected to collaborate closely with clinical and administrative leaders across the continuum of care.
The ideal candidate will embody qualities of collaboration, and accountability and will be an excellent communicator and adept at leading in a highly matrixed environment. Candidates should possess a minimum of seven years of progressive management experience and expertise in strategic planning, operations, finance and administration.
Please direct all inquiries, nominations and applications to the WittKieffer consultants supporting this search; Jason Petros and Angela Raphael through the WittKieffer Candidate Portal by clicking here. For additional information, please contact Angela Raphael via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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