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Chief Executive Officer

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Chief Executive Officer - Orthopedic Hospital of WI - Full-Time, Day - Ortho Hospital of Wisconsin - Glendale, WI

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Wisconsin operates 24 hospital campuses and more than 100 related healthcare facilities from Racine to Eagle River. Ascension Wisconsin employs more than 1,300 primary and specialty care clinicians. Ascension Wisconsin is a faith-based healthcare organization that has been serving the state since 1848. In FY2018, Ascension Wisconsin provided more than $292 million in community benefit, including care of persons living in poverty.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As a Chief Executive Officer with Ascension-WI, you will have the opportunity to lead the senior management team in planning, directing and coordinating system-wide operations to achieve the organization's mission, strategic directives and goals.


  • Provides leadership to management team that enlists active participation/support and creates ownership of short- and long-term objectives necessary to achieve revenue/budget goals.
  • Collaborates with senior management team to develop and implement policies and practices to deliver the optimal level of service to the community. Ensures that services are consistent with the mission, vision, values and directives of the organization.
  • Creates a culture and environment that attracts, motivates, develops and retains qualified associates and physicians. Involves associates and direct reports in decision making process.
  • Provides visionary leadership for performance improvement and quality initiatives which achieves high quality of care and patient safety goals. Ensures that the system meets regulatory and compliance requirements.
  • Takes corrective action in situations requiring immediate intervention, including interpretation of hospital policy, work rules, and quality of care issues; investigates patient and visitor concerns.

What You Will Need


  • Preferred Credential(s) 


  • Diploma 
    • Bachelor's degree required Master's degree preferred

Work Experience:

  • #10 years of experience required. 15 years of experience preferred. 5 years of leadership or management experience preferred.


Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:


EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

Job ID: 365549
Category: Business Administration
Facility: WIMIL Columbia St Marys Inc
Ministry: Ascension Wisconsin, WI
Location: Glendale, WI

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