UW Medicine's mission is to improve the health of the public by advancing medical knowledge, providing outstanding primary and specialty care to the people of the region, and preparing tomorrow's physicians, scientists and other health professionals. UW Medicine owns or operates Harborview Medical Center (HMC), Northwest Hospital & Medical Center (NWH), Valley Medical Center (VMC), UW Medical Center (UWMC), a network of UW Medicine Neighborhood Clinics (UWNC) that provide primary care, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, Airlift Northwest, and other owned, operated or affiliated entities as appropriate. In addition, UW Medicine shares in the ownership and governance of Children's University Medical Group and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance a partnership among UW Medicine, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research, and Seattle Children's. UW Medicine has an outstanding opportunity for a Service Line Administrator, Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery (SMOS). This individual will be responsible for the successful development, growth and strategic integration of the Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery Services across UW Medicine. Duties include both operational (direct or matrix) and administrative leadership and oversight. Administrative leadership responsibilities include ensuring the development and implementation of the Service Line strategic vision, strategic plan and associated business plans in partnership with the System clinical and administrative leadership. Additional responsibilities include identifying and monitoring key Service Line targets and metrics to be reported to both clinical and administrative leadership.Provides leadership and facilitation for strategic program planning and implementation of the approved UW Medicine Strategic Plan related to Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery Services and the UW Medicine Patients Are First goals in these areas. The SLA also completes key liaison activities with UW Medicine entities, Strategic Partners and other affiliated parties. Completes new program development/expansion plans and coordinates marketing and physician outreach in messaging campaigns related to SMOS Services working with Strategic Marketing & Communications and Strategic Outreach DepartmentsThe SLA reports administratively to the Chief Health System Office. The SLA is accountable to the Chairs of Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine and to the UWM Executive Directors for ensuring service line strategic goals and targets are met and all sites meet UW Medicine standards.To learn more about Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery at UW Medicine, click here.REQUIREMENTS:Minimum of six to eight years of successful leadership in hospital, clinic or health system management with increasing levels of responsibility.Master's degree in Business or Healthcare related field.An equivalent combination of education and experience may substitute for stated requirements.DESIRED:Strong understanding of Ambulatory Network/Providers.Prefer experience with Sports Medicine and/or Orthopaedic Surgery services (clinical and/or operational).Demonstrated ability in critical thinking, analysis and business plan development.Demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively within complex organizational structures.Demonstrated ability in strategic planning, to include specific areas of outreach and marketing.Demonstrated ability to develop teams and manage to successful outcomes.Demonstrated ability to build effective and visionary teams that are cross functional and inter-institutional.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.