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DescriptionJob Schedule: Full Time
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For more than 125 years, Backus Hospital has been the primary source of healthcare services for much of Eastern Connecticut. We are home to the only trauma center in New London and Windham counties, and are the only area hospital with LIFE STAR helicopter services. We deliver and coordinate a continuum of high-quality healthcare with the goal of improving the health of our communities.
The Director of Operations will lead the Orthopedic Institute program at Backus Hospital in service delivery, program development, growth management, financial performance and quality improvement in alignment with the mission and goals of Hartford HealthCare. The Director will build cohesive relationships with internal and external customers to ensure patient satisfaction, quality improvement, employee engagement and clinical integration are met.
Masters of Health Sciences and graduation from an accredited Physician Assistant Program is required. Masters of Business Administration is preferred
Current license in good standing to practice as a Physician Assistant in the State of Connecticut
Highly effective analytical, organizational, and problem-solving skills
Visible leader with excellent interpersonal communication skills who relates well with all levels of the organization
A creative, forward thinking leader with the proven ability to engage, coach and mentor direct reports, colleagues and other key stakeholders
Ability to develop and lead programs that align with the organization strategic direction
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With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge – helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance. Every moment matters. And this is your moment.