Director - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under administrative direction, directs, plans, guides, and evaluates the non-clinical activities of the neurology and psychiatry departments; directs business operations of neurology and psychiatry ambulatory service sites; oversees the departments including departmental budget and expenditures; directs and empowers administrative staff to develop cost effective, quality patient care services and work processes; supervises department administrative and clinical staff; assists and reports to department chairs.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics

Knowledge of accounting, information systems, and personnel administration
Knowledge of budget process
Knowledge of institutional policies and procedures
Interpersonal/human relations skills
Verbal and written communication skills
Leadership and supervisory skills
Analytical skills and attention to detail
Ability to analyze and interpret statistical data
Ability to interact with clinical department administration and management
Ability to use tact and diplomacy
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability to recognize important facts and situations
Supervisory skills
Strong proficiency in use of personal computer software and databases
Ability to analyze and interpret reports, documents, and statistical data
Ability to integrate budgeting and financial functions with management techniques
Ability to function independently, with appropriate initiative, creativity, and attention to detail
Ability to exercise sound judgment in complex situations
Ability to maintain confidentiality

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree, master’s preferred; supplemented with five (5) years of related experience.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Directs neurology and psychiatry fiscal activities; oversees the departmental clinical and academic research budgets; reviews and monitors budget actuals, projections, and statistical data; recommends revisions in operations and policies; analyzes, interprets, and forecasts financial, clinical, and other complex statistical data.

Directs, leads, and models the implementation of management strategies, work processes, interventions, measurements, and tools; collaborates with managers and helps to identify issues of health care delivery and makes recommendations for changes, provides fiscal and operational data to support decision making

Evaluates staff performance; provides direction and assistance to departmental administrative and clinical staff.

Maintains appropriate relationships and coordinates operations with SLUCare service departments and administration, University Hospital administration, finance, information services, human resources, payroll, purchasing, the physical plant, and external contractors and vendors; fosters a positive work environment to maintain high staff morale.

Maintains and supports appropriate relationships with departmental faculty and residents; provides support to professional clinical staff; performs other duties as assigned.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Keyword Phrases

  • Neurology
  • Director
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Academic Administration
  • Program Administrators and Coordinators
  • Medical Center Staff
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Director
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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