Mobile Healthcare Unit Manager

Operations Manager or Director
Washington State University - Spokane, Washington

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Salary Information

Entry Level:
$Commensurate with Qualifications and Experience. annual

Job Description

Washington State University Spokane, Health Sciences Spokane, Dean's Office

Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine (ESFCOM) is launching its Mobile Healthcare Units to support the on-going training of its students as well as offering medical care to the community. The ESFCOM Mobile Healthcare Unit Manager will be responsible for building the Mobile Healthcare Program and managing the day-to-day operations. The position will be responsible for developing and implementing the program policies and procedures, organizing the needed faculty and students to provide care to patients, building relationships with the community, and acting as a liaison between the Departments and WSU Campuses. The Mobile Healthcare Unit Manager will oversee the fiscal planning and budgeting for the program, as well as allocate the use of resources.

Additional Information

The University

Washington State University (WSU) is Washington’s land-grant university with an overarching mission of improving the quality of life for all citizens — locally, nationally, and globally. As a comprehensive leading land-grant institution, WSU is committed to excellence in each of its research, teaching and outreach missions. With a focus on innovation, excellence, and accountability, continual enhancement of the quality, scope, and impact of research and educational endeavors are at the core of WSU’s strategic priorities.

The WSU campus in Spokane is located in the center of a developing University District downtown and enjoys a premier location along the Spokane River. WSU Spokane is the University’s designated health sciences campus and home to the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine. The University offers graduate and professional degrees as well as some undergraduate completion degrees in many health sciences fields. Advanced degrees in criminal justice and K-12 education round out the offerings. The campus also hosts health sciences programs from Eastern Washington University.

WSU is one of only 115 public and private institutions recognized by the Carnegie Foundation as a “very high research activity” university. In addition to the Spokane campus, WSU has campuses in Pullman, the Tri-Cities, and Vancouver, with a developing campus in Everett; four research and extension centers within the state and extension offices in every county; and a Global Campus with online degree programs accessible worldwide. The University’s annual operating budget expenditures are nearly $1 billion.

The College

The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine is Washington’s premier community-based medical school. It is named after the university’s late president, Elson S. Floyd. Dr. Floyd believed that Washington State University, as the state’s land-grant institution, should train doctors to serve all of Washington.

The mission of the School is to: Develop practical solutions to challenging problems in disease prevention, health care access and delivery; Train primary care physicians who will work in Washington and help alleviate a shortage of doctors, especially in rural and under-served areas; and Develop a strong research component, with faculty members who work on innovative projects, sharing what they know with students in classroom and research settings.

The City

Spokane is a major healthcare hub and the largest along the northern corridor of the United States between Minneapolis and Seattle. It offers the latest diagnostic and therapeutic care in all fields of medicine, and boasts four major hospitals, including Providence Health’s 644-bed Sacred Heart Medical Center. Complete with a rich cultural scene, historic neighborhoods, urban appeal, and easy access to four-season outdoor recreation, Spokane supplies a high quality of life for the nearly half million residents who live in the region.

Job Requirements

  • Age: 18+
  • Education: A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field
  • Experience: Four (4) years of progressively responsible experience in a field related to the functional managerial area which has included at least one (1) year of supervisory experience

Bachelor’s degree in business management, public administration, accounting, finance, organizational development, public policy, or other closely related field

Must have a valid driver’s license by time of hire

Requires frequent travel, including overnights, evenings, and weekends.

Experience working as an Emergency Medical Technician, Paramedic, or closely related field

Demonstrated business acumen related to purchasing supplies and contract management

Demonstrated experience related to planning and scheduling including allocation of resources

Ability to develop and track revenue and expense budgets

Commitment to providing nonjudgmental, quality health care coordination to those in need

Contact Informaton

Erin Hunley

Washington State University
412 E. Spokane Falls Blvd
Spokane, Washington 99202
phone: 509-368-6734

How to Apply

For a full position description and to apply, please visit Screening of applications will begin on October 25, 2019. This position will be open until filled. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. WSU is an EO/AA/ADA Employer and Educator.

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