With a 609-licensed-bed hospital and 1,100 physicians, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's clinical services represent one of the largest healthcare delivery networks in the area.

Founded in the Jesuit principle of cura personalis — caring for the whole person — Georgetown is committed to offering a variety of innovative diagnostic and treatment options within a trusting and compassionate environment.

We offer some of the most sophisticated treatments and technologies available, as well as the expertise of nationally respected physicians. Our doctors have been named in the Washingtonian "Top Doctors" for 2014 and our hospital has been ranked as a "high performing" hospital for geriatrics; nephrology; orthopaedics; and urology by US News and World Report 2014-15

Some of our centers of excellence include cancer, neurosciences, gastroenterology, transplant and vascular diseases.

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  • Competitive compensation and generous benefits
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Job #33028
Director of Operations, MGUH/Orthopaedics
Orthopaedics at MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Full Time, 8 AM - 4:30 PM
Washington, DC
This position is physically located at MedStar Washington Hospital Center.

The incumbent in this position functions as the Director of Operations for the Orthopaedic practice at MedStar Washington Hospital Center campus and satellite locations. Acts a liaison to the Department Chair, Division Chief, faculty, and staff. Reporting to the Regional Director of Orthopaedic Surgery and to the respective department chairman, the Director ensures successful planning, management and analysis of department budgets, program development, information systems, human resources, facilities management, and regulatory compliance to maximize the operational potential of the departments. Coordinates clinical ambulatory services in the outpatient clinics, and functions as the principle advisor to the Regional Director and Chairman on administrative matters. These functions are performed in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital's philosophy, policies, procedures, and standards.

Required Education/Training:
  • Master's of Healthcare Administration or Business Administration.

Required Experience:
  • Five years of related administrative and management experience, including at least three years in a healthcare setting, preferably in a large academic medical center.
  • Must be familiar with Medicare and HCFA billing regulations, managed care contracting and accounting practices.
  • Must possess knowledge of governmental healthcare fiscal regulations and reporting requirements, including Medicare, Medicaid, managed care, and grants/contracts requirements.
  • Must be capable of a high degree of initiative, judgment, discretion, and self-directed decision making.
  • Must be highly skilled in identifying and resolving problems and be able to appropriately delegate.
  • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills.
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to equal opportunity for all candidates for employment and employees.
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