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Chief Operating Officer, Moses Lake, WA

Samaritan Healthcare

Senior Leadership

Moses Lake, WA

February 19, 2018

Position Specification – Overview: Samaritan is currently seeking a Chief Operating Officer who will serve as a key member of the Senior Leadership Team. The Chief Operating Officer provides executive leadership to the following departments: Samaritan Clinics, Care Management, Diagnostic Imaging, Clinical Laboratory, Therapy Services, Patient Experience, Environmental Services, and Facilities Management including Security Services. A key focus of this position is to work to coordinate and integrate care and services; lead or participate in evaluation of new care delivery models to assist the organization in its pursuit of the Triple Aim. The COO will build collegial relationships with the medical community and outreach practice relationships with other communities, as appropriate, to grow services to meet community needs. Active involvement in the community is an important element of the role of the COO.

Position Specification – Skills/Cultural Fit: A strong cultural fit with the CEO and Senior Leadership Team. A demonstrated track record of working effectively within a collaborative, team oriented structure. Possessor of a high level of personal integrity and honesty and dedication to the mission, vision and values of Samaritan Healthcare. Demonstrated strategic planning skills and an ability to articulate and sell the necessity of the shift from volume to value and drive or support the requisite changes. Proven success translating a personal attitude of pervasive customer service through the Operational Services departments.

Qualifications: Master’s degree with five or more years of healthcare experience managing multiple departments to include planning, financial accountability, employee relations and quality improvement. Knowledge and expose to Lean and Six Sigma preferred.

Compensation/Benefits: Market competitive.

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