St. Joseph Health Director of Practice Ops - Cardiology Assc. in Lubbock, Texas

Job Summary: Assists clinic management in providing leadership, direction, and administration of Family Healthcare Center operations to ensure accomplishment of objectives. Works with minimal supervision.Essential Functions:1. Responsible for all identified outcome measures as denoted on Performance Assessment.2. Directs, supervises, coordinates specific functions and activities of clinics as requested including accounting, materials management, human resources, data processing, maintenance and support services.3. Assists in the selection, employment, development and management of employees. Responsible for clinic personnel policies and practices.4. Promotes the provision of cost-effective, high-quality care services.5. Cooperates with medical and administrative staff to ensure compliance with standards and regulations.6. Reviews operational problems/policies and recommends solutions and changes to clinic management.7. Assists in preparation and implementation of budgets. Recommends funding based on thorough knowledge of policies, costs and operating procedures.8. Recommends clinic facility improvements including construction, renovation, and purchase of equipment.9. Interprets center and departmental policies, objectives and operational procedures to center staff. Resolves problems related to staffing, utilization of facilities, equipment and supplies.Minimum Position Qualifications: Education: Bachelor's degree in Health Administration or Business Administration. Experience: Three years of experience in health administration, including two years experience in a clinic environment. Training: License / Certification: Valid Texas Driver's License

Covenant Health is celebrating nearly 100 years of serving Lubbock and our South Plains region. As the oldest and largest health system in Lubbock and the region, we currently employ over 5,200 people with a medical staff of over 600 physicians.For nearly 100 years, Covenant has been driven by a mission of providing a Christian ministry of healing and caring for the whole person - mind, body and spirit. Our vision and differentiator is we are the only faith-based, integrated health network in the West Texas/eastern New Mexico region dedicated to a Christian ministry of healing.As an expression of our mission, we believe we hold an important Covenant with our patients and try and treat every interaction as Sacred Encounters.Our ministry includes six hospitals with over 1,100 licensed beds: Covenant Medical Center - CMC Covenant Children’s Covenant Specialty Covenant Plainview - PLV Covenant Levelland - LVL Trustpoint (joint venture: Rehab Hospital of Lubbock) Covenant Medical Group (CMG) Covenant Health Partners Hospice of LubbockCovenant Health's total service area includes 25 counties that covers most of West Texas and eastern New Mexico. The service area covers approximately 750,000 people and approximately 35,000 square miles.