Hospital General Manager

Mediclinic - otjiwarongo, namibia

10 days ago

MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB

To oversee and manage the general operations of the hospital to ensure safe patient care by providing comprehensive, high quality health care services.

KEY RESPONSIBILITY AREAS

Drive business growth and development

Build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders

Manage and control hospital budgets/finances

Manage the patient experience

Manage patient safety

Lead and manage the people in the hospital

Manage and mitigate hospital risks

Ensure continuous improvement of overall quality standards

REQUIRED EDUCATION

ESSENTIAL EDUCATION: Tertiary qualification

DESIRED EDUCATION: Business management with subjects in finance

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

ESSENTIAL MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: At least 3 - 5 years experience in general management

DESIRED EXPERIENCE: Experience in a private healthcare environment

REQUIRED JOB SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

  • Funders of healthcare/managed healthcare
  • Knowledge of clinical environment
  • Health and safety principles
  • Relevant legislative regulations
  • Quality management principles
  • Application of business metrics
  • Governance and risk management
  • Budgeting and financial planning/management principles
  • Contract and service level agreement (SLA) management
  • Healthcare industry
  • Functions and processes within a private hospital environment; and how disciplines interact with each other
  • Patient experience principles

All applicants will be considered, with the understanding that preference will be given in accordance with the Employment Equity Plan of Mediclinic Southern Africa, as well as internal applicants/employees that meet the minimum requirements.