One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
South Texas Health System (STHS) is a regional multi-hospital system that has earned a reputation for excellence in providing quality healthcare to residents of the Rio Grande Valley. STHS offers a comprehensive array of medical services, including cardiovascular, maternity and womens health, emergency and surgical care, along with specialty programs in chest pain, pediatrics, diabetes, wound care, bariatric surgery, orthopedics, neurosurgery, rehabilitation and behavioral health services.
South Texas Health System has compiled a distinguished list of firsts:
First to offer private behavioral health inpatient treatment in the Rio Grande Valley
First neonatal surgery center in the Valley
First designated Level III Trauma Center in Hidalgo County
First and only freestanding hospital for children in the Rio Grande Valley
In addition to South Texas Health System, the position will have responsibility for Doctors Hospital of Laredo and Fort Duncan Regional Medical Center.
In this role, the Regional VP directs a regional group of Acute Care facilities to achieve profit and operating objectives in accordance with sound health care management practices. Essential job duties:
Monitors and directs facility senior management activities to achieve net income goals.
Monitors and directs the development and adherence to capital budgets for each facility.
Selects, motivates, develops and retains senior facility management required to operate the facilities successfully.
Conducts monthly operating reviews to control costs.
Holds CEO's accountable for support and promotion of Service Excellence culture in their respective facilities.
This opportunity provides the following:
Challenging and rewarding work environment
Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan