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Regional Director - Outpatient Services - (101774)

Universal Health Services
Orlando, FL 32801
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One of the nations largest and most respected providers of hospital and healthcare services, Universal Health Services, Inc. has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Growing steadily since our inception into an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, our annual revenues were $10.77 billion during 2018. In 2019, UHS was again recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #293 on the Fortune 500; and in 2017, listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago, enabling us to provide compassionate care to our patients and their loved ones. Our strategy includes building or acquiring high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, investing in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and becoming the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 87,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates 26 acute care hospitals, 327 behavioral health facilities, 40 outpatient facilities and ambulatory care access points, an insurance offering, a physician network and various related services located in 37 U.S. states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United Kingdom. It acts as the advisor to Universal Health Realty Income Trust, a real estate investment trust (NYSE:UHT). For additional information on the Company, visit our web site: http://www.uhsinc.com.

Regional Director, Outpatient Services

The Regional Director of Outpatient Services will provide leadership and strategic management of Outpatient Services within the Behavioral Health Division. In collaboration with facility leadership, assesses, develops, implements and evaluates program philosophy, goals, objectives, and treatment interventions. Offers the guidance necessary for successful program development and maintenance through appropriate, organized, and program focused referral development activities.

Delivers direction and support to assure clinical competence, regulatory compliance, customer service excellence, inquiry call/referral management, increased departmental productivity and performance, efficiency of patient throughput, interdepartmental collaboration, accurate/efficient documentation and data entry, key indicator analysis, and best practice implementation.

*This role requires Extensive national travel to various UHS Behavioral Health Hospitals and Programs throughout the United States. Must be open to 80% travel, and must be located within close proximity of a major U.S. airport.

  • Provides guidance to facilities on program services, staffing, systems and development to ensure optimal operational functioning within Outpatient Services.

  • Evaluates market to ensure appropriate service line development and provide a broad vision in the development of partial hospitalization programs and the evaluation of current services offered.

  • Provides guidance to develop and meet goals, objectives, policies and procedures related to the operational needs of the programs staff and patient care.

  • Provides guidance on the coordination of resources including program development, marketing collateral, data tracking and referral development activities.

  • Ensures the implementation of appropriate systems/process of programming that strengthens the facilitys continuum of care.

  • Provides facility guidance as it pertains to developing, justifying and controlling annual budgets as it pertains to department personnel as well as the allocation and qualifications of core staffing needs.

  • Monitors and evaluates the ongoing utilization of the patient satisfaction survey, and makes recommendations on trends that need to be addressed.

  • Provides guidance on business development efforts to ensure service lines are conveyed in the community in an effective and accurate manner.

  • Educates on the importance of awareness of community and market-related activities that include knowledge of the activities of other providers, needs of local payers and the political climate related to mental health.

  • Prioritizes facility site visit schedules. Manages travel through the corporate website and completes expense reports for each site visit, per corporate policy.

  • Performs other duties as assigned/required.
Job Requirements

  • Masters Degree required, preferably in social work/mental health/behavioral sciences field
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in psychiatric/mental health field required
  • Minimum of three (3) years in a lead/managerial capacity.
  • Knowledge of behavioral health TJC, CMS, Patient Rights Standards and all other State and Federal law and/or regulatory requirements.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills. Ability to manage multiple competing priorities.
  • Skilled in technology use, able to use Microsoft Office and Outlook for daily activities.
  • Must be open to 80% travel, and must be located within close proximity of a major U.S. airport.
  • Licensure preferred

This opportunity offers the following:

  • Challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Growth and Development Opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Generous Paid Time Off

UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.


Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-03-20

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