FaithSearch Partners has been retained to conduct the search for the Director of Clinical Operations at CHRISTUS St. Michael Rehabilitation Hospital (CSMRH) in Texarkana, Texas. CSMRH is a 50-bed full service rehabilitation hospital situated on the CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System campus and provides care for patients who have suffered a stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, heart attack, amputation, neuro or muscular-skeletal disorder or another serious injury or illness. In addition, CSMRH has extensive outpatient programs and services including an Outpatient Rehabilitation Center, a Fitness Center, Sleep Disorders Center, Cardiac and Pulmonary rehab, a Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center and Day Rehab program. CSMRH also has responsibility for providing overall supervision and management of inpatient rehabilitation services at CHRISTUS Health sponsored facilities including Shreveport, LA, Alexandria, LA, and Corpus Christi, TX, each with 25 to 30 beds.
The Director of Clinical Operations is a key member of the CHRISTUS St. Michael Rehabilitation Hospital’s Rehabilitation Unit Management Division. As a member of the leadership team, this position is responsible for ensuring that functions and activities relative to clinical services throughout the managed rehab unit are delivered in accordance with Federal State, JCAHO, regulatory and other standards established.
Candidates must have a proven track record of leadership experience in a freestanding or system rehab service line environment. Candidates must be clinically licensed as an RN, PT, OT or ST and hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Business; Nursing; Physical, Occupational or Speech Therapy; or healthcare-related field. Candidates holding an MBA, MHA or MSN are preferred.
“CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System is an impressive faith-based organization. Its future Director of Clinical Operations for Rehab Unit Management Division will need to have a passion for patient care and hold excellent leadership skills,” said Don Beeler, Affiliate Partner at FaithSearch Partners. “We are delighted to be managing this important search.”
CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System is part of CHRISTUS Health, ranked in size among the top ten Catholic health systems in the United States, headquartered in Irving, Texas. CHRISTUS Health includes more than 40 hospitals and facilities in seven states in the U.S., six states in Mexico and in Santiago, Chile, with assets of more than $4.6 billion.