A Level 1 Trauma Center providing innovative healthcare and quality services.
Located at University Heights in Newark, New Jersey, University Hospital is the principal teaching hospital of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences and a regional resource for advanced services across many medical specialties.
Dedicated to patient care, research, and educating the physicians of tomorrow, University Hospital is one of New Jersey's most valuable resources.
We invite qualified candidates to join us in the following role:
Administrative Director Liver Transplant
The primary purpose of the Administrative Director position is to provide comprehensive administrative oversight and operational responsibility for the Liver Transplant service line. Responsible for strict adherence to all policies, procedures and by-laws of the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS), contractor of the Federal Government (HRSA) for regulation and oversight of all transplant programs within the United States. Responsible for strict adherence to CMS Conditions of Participation for transplant programs. Provides strategic and sound business decisions to promote and develop the Liver Center of Excellence at University Hospital. Works in coordination with the clinical manager and medical leadership to provide top quality care throughout the continuum. Ensures safe, efficient and effective health care for individuals with end stage liver disease that may require liver transplantation, as well as treating those patients with complex hepatobiliary diseases.
Bachelor’s Degree in Health Care or Business Administration, or a related field required (Masters preferred). At least five (5) years of related management or business experience in a healthcare environment required. Multidisciplinary management/leadership experience in an academic hospital setting, and organ transplant clinical and management experience highly desirable. Must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills, and possess a strong understanding of insurance reimbursement and negotiation. Registered Nurse or other licensed healthcare professional preferred.
University Hospital offers a competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package including on-site child care. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.
Internal Number: 18NSH95721
About University Hospital
The University Hospital is a separate, independent medical center with 519 licensed beds, an active medical staff of more than 600 and more than 3,100 employees. We are a regional resource for advanced care in a wide range of medical specialties. We are home to northern New Jersey’s Level I Trauma Center and to specialty programs such as the Center for Liver Diseases and the Comprehensive Stroke Center.