Family Health Centers at NYU Langone, a designated Level 3 Medical Home, is the largest federally qualified health center network in New York State, and the second largest in the nation. It includes nine primary care sites, 33 school-based health centers and dental clinics, four day care centers, the nation's largest dental residency program, and New York State's largest behavioral health program. The network also includes 12 community medicine sites providing care to disenfranchised New Yorkers, comprehensive HIV services, chemical dependency programs, and a family support center that offers educational, vocational, and other social support programs. Learn more about Family Health Centers at NYU Langone.
Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Director-School Health.
In this role, the successful candidate The Director for School Health Services at the Family Health Center (FHC) at NYU Langone has overall responsibility for strategic planning, clinical and financial operations, and overall success of the program. Reporting to the AVP, the Director is expected to develop and ensure successful strategies are in place to manage existing business and identify opportunities to expand and grow the program.
Develop and implement initiatives in collaboration with Medical Director and leadership team to improve and sustain desired performance targets in the areas of patient care, clinical and financial operations, revenue cycle, patient experience, and quality performance.
Assist in the development of the vision and strategic plans in collaboration with SBHC leadership team and senior leadership and aligned with overall organizational goals
Facilitate regular administrative meetings for school health to promote communication and integration between primary care, mental health and dental services
Oversee personnel administration and performance with the Human Resources department
Responsible for site financial management including development of annual operating budgets and monitoring P&Ls and oversight of school health issues impacting revenue cycle, managed care, and finance
Oversee the clinical and administrative information systems in collaboration with MCIT to enhance the clinical and operations and business activities for School Health
Assist in troubleshooting issues as they relate to the School Health Services
Recruit, supervise and ensure ongoing professional development for staff
Ensure regular review of policies and procedures in conjunction with leadership and Compliance
Keep abreast of regulatory policies and industry changes that may affect the manner of clinical practice in School Health Services and disseminate information and education to staff
Oversee outreach and marketing strategies to ensure that enrollment and utilization targets are met and identify opportunities for program expansion in new school locations
Identify and establish collaborative relationships with community and school leaders and that can enhance school health services and promote expansion of our services to new locations
Identify resources from within the organization that can strengthen school health through collaboration
Work with SBHC team and senior leadership to identify strategies to increase revenue/or improve efficiencies.
Promote school health and advocate for the needs of the program within the larger organization and within the schools and community
Collaborate with Government Affairs department to ensure that Elected Officials are aware of the needs and value of SBHC
Work collaboratively with Medical Director to ensure completion of applications related to new site start up i.e. Article 31 Satellite applications, Article 28 applications, and HRSA CIS
Responsible for program reporting to both internal and external stakeholders including regulatory and funding agencies
Work with School Health Services leadership and compliance to ensure that JCAHO, OMH, DOH and IPRO regulations are followed
Foster relationships and coordinate communication with all key stakeholders including school leadership, NYC DOHMH, NYSDOH and Community Based organizations co-located in school sites
Bachelors degree and a minimum of 5-years leadership experience in a health care or school environment.
Successful track record in leadership and staff management.
Demonstrated success in working with executive level leadership.
Good written and oral communication skills.
Good interpersonal skills.
Ability to present ideas in user-friendly language.
Highly self motivated and directed.
Keen attention to detail.
Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Strong customer service orientation.
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
Masters degree preferred.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
Family Health Centers at NYU Langone's network provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
NYU Langone Health, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.nyulangone.org.