HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Vice President of Operations - Research Psychiatric Center in Kansas City, Missouri

Research Psychiatric Center , a 100-bed facility serving the Greater Kansas City area for more than 28 years, provides experienced physicians and clinical staff who utilize the most advanced treatment options. Research Psychiatric Center, a campus of Research Medical Center, is one of the few comprehensive inpatient behavioral health facilities in the metropolitan area. Located adjacent to Research Medical Center, the inpatient facility offers comprehensive inpatient psychiatric services with specialty programs for adolescents, adults and seniors.

This location also provides one of the region’s largest premier Partial Hospital Programs (Day Program) that serves those who may need intensive treatment but do not require around-the-clock hospitalization.

Position Summary: Vice President of Operations must exhibit high energy and tenacity to oversee operational areas of contract management, Plant Operations, Environmental Services, and Food Services. Responsibilities will include business development and operations for these departments. The VP of Operations must be able to motivate and engage staff. Must be a forward thinker with a desire to grow in the company with a goal to be a COO/CEO.

Minimum Requirements:

Education: Master’s Degree in Hospital Administration, Business Administration or other hospital related field

Licensure/ - If the VP of Operations has a nursing degree, must hold a valid Missouri Nursing License.

Certifications/ - If the VP of Operations has a nursing degree, must obtain and maintain American Heart Association Basic Life Saving.

Knowledge/Skills: Strong interpersonal skills to work with division administration, physicians and staff Must be able to make strong operational decisions Must be able to create business plans with ROI Must be able to carry out a strategic plan Must have strong communication and presentation skills Must be detail oriented.

Experience: Five years experience working in management or directorship in a hospital.


Title: Vice President of Operations - Research Psychiatric Center

Location: Missouri-Kansas City-Research Medical Center

Requisition ID: 09727-43948