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Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS)

Community Relations Director

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) - Dover, DE


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. Dover Behavioral Health System is seeking a dynamic and talented Community Relations Director to support the hospital's growing initiatives! Dover Behavioral Health is a mental health facility centered on a beautiful campus located in Dover, DE. Our treatment center provides mental health and addiction treatment services to individuals from Delaware, Maryland, and most other states throughout the US. Our experienced, caring professionals are the heart of what we do, providing superior inpatient and outpatient behavioral healthcare services for children, adolescents and adults. We provide consistent attention to our patients and are responsive to their individual needs. Our treatment programs are tailored to the needs of each patient and are developed and implemented through a collaborative, multidisciplinary approach that combines the skill and expertise of our healthcare professionals. All who turn to us for assistance will find a helping hand and a compassionate heart! The Community Relations Director is responsible for the overall leadership and coordination of the community relations, business development, and marketing initiatives for the hospital. Key Responsibilities include:
Identify and oversee the development of the community relations programs necessary to meet the key mental health and substance abuse treatment needs of the community Develop and implement strategic marketing and referral initiatives to generate a continuous flow of admissions to meet the census goals of the hospital and build the Dover Behavioral Health brand in the community Perform personnel management duties including recruiting and retention, providing department orientation and training, completing performance evaluations, competency assessments, etc. Supervise direct staff to ensure effective utilization of referral services and community relations opportunities including scheduling employees, identifying and addressing training needs and implementing a system of on-going employee performance monitoring Serve as member of the senior management team and adding value to the strategic direction of the hospital as a clinical expert Establishes departmental goals, standards and procedures that align with the Hospital and company’s strategic direction Initiates, develops and maintains relationships with community providers and stakeholders in support of the clinical needs of the community Develop and implement policies and procedures ensuring program quality improvements and meeting all regulatory standards including The Joint Commission and state agencies Maintain working relationship with physicians, allied health professionals, patient families and referral sources This opportunity provides the following:
*UHS is 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 and Stock Options 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. ::

Job Requirements

Minimum of a Bachelors’ degree in Marketing, Sales or other relevant field with a minimum of seven years of experience in management preferably in behavioral health or medical field Strong oral communication skills and an ability to communicate at a level appropriate to the audience Strong presentation skills Demonstrated creativity in developing marketing methods to effectively deliver the service message to referral sources Valid driver's license with a clean driving record and dependable transportation

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Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS)

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Community Relations Director Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) - Dover, DE, United States

   

Location: Dover, DE

Company Profile:
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of continuous achievement and performance since it was founded in 1978 by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Alan B. Miller. We're now a Fortune 500 corporation with approximately $7.5 billion in annual revenue that produced net income of more than $452 million in 2013. UHS subsidiaries own and operate 225 facilities, including 25 acute care hospitals, 195 behavioral health facilities and three surgery centers in 37 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and employ more than 65,000 people.