LENEXA, Kan. (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 -- B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare providers, has been retained to lead a national chief resource officer search for St. John Medical Center in Tulsa, Okla. One of the top executive search firms in the healthcare industry, B. E. Smith has recently placed more than 900 healthcare executives into organizations.
St. John Medical Center is a not-for-profit Catholic healthcare facility serving the communities of northeastern Oklahoma and the surrounding region. The medical center provides tertiary and trauma services and is nationally recognized for cardiovascular, orthopedic, palliative and stroke care. It is also a regional leader in neurosurgery, oncology, surgical services, bariatrics, radiology, fitness/wellness, urology and women’s health. St. John Medical Center is the only Magnet designated facility in northeastern Oklahoma and was recently ranked as a top Oklahoma hospital by U.S. News & World Report. It is a member of St. John Health System, a fully-integrated healthcare system encompassing eight hospitals in northeast Oklahoma and southern Kansas. The system is sponsored by Ascension Health, the nation’s largest Catholic and nonprofit health system.
St. John Medical Center is seeking a senior healthcare executive to coordinate and lead all actions needed to manage non-labor spending, with specific emphasis on the supply chain. The new chief resource officer will determine the best approach for controlling costs through facilitation of utilization strategies with physicians and clinicians while maintaining service and quality levels. The CRO will develop and foster effective collaboration among departments with the system to ensure an integrated approach to providing services. Additionally, he/she will serve as a trusted liaison to physicians, working collaboratively to assess and respond to their supply needs.
The complete job posting for St. John Medical Center’s CRO position can be found on the B. E. Smith website.
About St. John Medical Center:
Located in Tulsa, St. John Medical Center is a not-for-profit Catholic healthcare facility established more than 85 years ago. St. John serves as an important safety net and community resource by providing tertiary and trauma services for northeastern Oklahoma and the surrounding region. St. John Medical Center offers a complete spectrum of medical and surgical services, including cardiovascular, stroke, cancer, surgical, maternity, diagnostic, gastroenterology, neurosurgical, orthopedic, rehabilitative and emergency care. For more information, visit http://www.stjohnhealthsystem.com/medical-center.
About St. John Health System:
The St. John Health System is a not-for-profit Catholic healthcare system founded in 1926. The health system owns or manages eight hospitals in northeastern Oklahoma and southern Kansas. The system also includes primary care and multi-specialty physician group practices, urgent care, kidney dialysis, and senior living centers. St. John is sponsored by Ascension health, the nation’s largest Catholic and nonprofit health system. For more information, visit http://www.stjohnhealthsystem.com/.
About B. E. Smith:
Founded in 1978, B. E. Smith is a full-service healthcare executive search firm and a top-ranked provider of senior-level leadership services including Interim Leadership, Executive Search and Management Consulting. Veteran healthcare recruiters and regional healthcare experts partner with each client to create customized solutions. B. E. Smith’s proven methodology has resulted in the recent placement of more than 900 leaders into healthcare organizations worldwide. The firm utilizes a comprehensive sourcing strategy incorporating the latest marketing techniques, association partnerships, social networking and one of the largest databases of skilled senior-level healthcare executives in the industry to deliver immediate results in today’s complex healthcare environment. For more information, visit BESmith.com or call 855-2540-8261.
Christine Ricci, B. E. Smith, http://www.besmith.com, +1 (913) 708-8913, [email protected]