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Chief Financial Officer

Community Health Systems

The Chief Financial Officer for this acute care hospital will follow the direction of the Hospital CEO, Board of Directors and CHC s SVP of Hospital Financial Operations.

The CFO is responsible for providing leadership and oversight of the overall financial planning and financial operations for North Texas Medical Center (NTMC), Gainesville

, TX while ensuring compliance with the hospital s mission, vision, values, goals, strategic direction, and applicable laws and regulations. The CFO appraises the organization's financial position and issues periodic financial and operating reports; directs the hospital's financial planning, revenue cycle, payroll, and accounting practices; oversees and directs treasury, budgeting, audit, tax, purchasing, real estate and insurance.

The CFO develops and implements policies and procedures to include safeguarding of assets and adherence to generally accepted accounting principles; ensures proper accountability and reporting to federal and state agencies and all matters pertinent to a fiscally responsible flow of operations. S/he assures the implementation and adherence to CHC system-wide financial policies and procedures. The CFO is responsible for positive relationships and effective communications with lending institutions, the financial community, Community Hospital Corporation, medical staff, employees, volunteers, community representatives and board members as appropriate.

Major Responsibilities Assures hospital compliance with federal, state and local government laws and regulations, accrediting agency standards, hospital policies and procedures and rules and regulations. Retains all hospital accreditations, licensures and designations in good standing. Acts promptly to comply with required changes. Participates in the development of the facility s strategic plan and short and long-term objectives which will ensure the continued growth of the facility and the provision of necessary services to the community; implementing plans and programs as approved by the governing board.

Operations / Financial Management: Participates in the preparation and management of sound operating, project and capital budgets. Ensures the effective use of risk management, financial controls, productivity measures, reimbursement principles and contracting. Meets budget-critical financial metrics. Effectively negotiates third-party contracts. Provides stewardship of all financial and physical resources.

Human Resources: Ensures the availability of adequate numbers of competent staff (including physicians and contract labor) that are properly credentialed, educated, trained, motivated and engaged. Directs performance management systems including policies/practices for providing timely feedback, recognizing excellence and dealing with problem behavior and poor performance. Internal Communication and Relationship: Demonstrates effective interpersonal relations including influencing/persuading at all levels inside the hospital and corporation.

Builds rapport and trust with team through frequent/timely communication. Develops and maintains effective medical staff relationships. Seeks input from stakeholders. Anticipates and addresses concerns. Contributes to the creation of a culture of communication. Talent Development: Wants people to develop. Accurately backsses developmental needs and provides frequent feedback, coaching, and personal development opportunities. Faces up to performance and behavior problems quickly and directly. Takes action promptly to remove talent that is non-responsive to coaching and developmental activity.

Champion for Change: Speaks out for change and helps staff understand reasons for, and benefits from, change. Links change to work processes and involves stakeholders in the change process. Follows through on change initiatives. Maintains the hospital s compliance with all regulatory and legal requirements. Requirements BS/BA degree in finance, accounting, business or a related discipline required. A CPA designation preferred. A graduate level degree is a plus. 5 7 years of progressive career experience in Hospital Finance/Accounting. Hospital CFO experience required. Requires managerial experience and demonstrated understanding and experience with hospital financial reporting, revenue cycle management, accounting, budgeting, accounts payable, treasury, audit, tax, payroll, information technology and materials management.

Benefits Benefits include a competitive salary, relocation package along with incentive compensation plan, 401(k) savings and match, and a comprehensive health and welfare benefits package. In compliance with the emergency regulation issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and company policy, CHC and its affiliate companies require all employees to provide proof of full Covid-19 vaccination or have an approved medical or religious accommodation as a condition of employment.

As a result, these conditions must be met by the first date of employment. CHC is a tobacco and drug free workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, interactionual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

  • Type: Job

  • Location: Gainesville, TX

  • Company: Community Health Systems

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