Vice President - Institute of Orthopaedics and Neurosciences

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

Carilion Clinic is an organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected, and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. Designated a Top Ten Best Organization for Leadership Development, join our courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious. 
Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute. 

An outstanding leadership opportunity has become available at Carilion Clinic's Institute of Orthopaedics and Neurosciences located in Roanoke, Virginia. The Vice President, ION will be a member of Carilion Clinic's senior leadership team, reporting directly to the Chief Operating Officer of Carilion Clinic. The VP, ION partners with the Chair of Orthopaedics and Chief of Neurosurgery in developing high-level strategic initiatives to position ION as the provider of choice. The VP, ION will also ensure the provided quality of care and patient experience meet the standards that have made Carilion Clinic a leader in healthcare.

Considered candidates will have a track record of developing and implementing proactive strategic initiatives and integrated approaches to ensure positive patient outcomes as measured by key performance indicators. Must have the ability to articulate strategic vision and influence others through consensus building and collaborative leadership. Additional qualifications include superior analytical, interpersonal and communication skills with a proven capacity for building credibility, role modeling collegiality and developing relationships with internal and external stakeholders, including physicians and executives. Established performance in positioning services in optimal markets and locations for strategic service line growth is required. Experience in mentorship, facilitation, multi-disciplinary team-building and conflict resolution skills are required.

Our community-based care organization encompasses seven hospitals, over 220 primary and specialty physician practices and other complementary services. Throughout our organization, employees provide collaborative, compassionate care to nearly one million Virginians. Together, we're inspiring our communities—and each other—to live better lives.

Recently named one of the Top 100 Best Places to Live, Roanoke is a beautiful city surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains conveniently located within a short drive to larger metropolitan areas. We enjoy a low cost of living that includes world class outdoor recreation, amazing restaurants and incredible arts, music and culture.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good.

Minimum Qualifications

Qualifications include Master's degree with ten (10) years of demonstrated progressively responsible leadership experience in healthcare roles. Experience leading ION services is a plus.

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Equal Opportunity Employer 
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. 
Carilion is a Drug-Free Workplace. 

For confidential inquiries and referrals, please contact Dave Niven, Carilion Executive Recruiter, at

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.



Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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