Executive Director - Biomedical Engineering - Orlando
Location Address: 601 E. Rollins St., Orlando, FL 32801
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Orlando
Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando
serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America
AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country
We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year
Full Time, Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
The Executive Director of Biomedical Engineering leads the strategic and operational direction of services system-wide ensuring safe, cost effective, and high-quality repair and service of medical equipment across the Central Florida Division. Develops and directs implementation of business plans and strategies aligned with the organization’s goals and objectives. Ensures all areas of responsibility are in a constant state of readiness for regulatory and compliance inspections.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Bachelor’s degree in Science, Engineering, or related field
Seven (7) years of leadership experience in biomedical or clinical engineering in an acute care environment such as hospital operations
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Master’s degree in Clinical, Biomedical Technology, or related field
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
An experienced leader who knows how to effectively drive change in a complex and distributed yet system-oriented environment.
Must possess a comprehensive knowledge of technology-based field service operations in a healthcare setting.
Thorough knowledge of DNV, Joint Commission, local, state, federal codes and industry standards in the medical equipment field
Extremely strong leadership, management and coaching skills with an emphasis on people development
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills both verbal and written
Ability to present complex information clearly and succinctly to all levels of staff, partners and senior leaders
Ability to work in a matrix-management environment to achieve organizational goals
Evaluates current biomedical systems and processes to develop and implement system-wide standards for a comprehensive biomedical program including preventative, corrective and routine maintenance, clinical equipment replacement and performance management of over 65,256pieces of biomedical and imaging equipment in CFD-S alone.
Develops in-house education, recruitment and training program to reduce and/or eliminate outsourced radiology, cardiology, dialysis and ultrasound contracts resulting in quantifiable cost savings, reduction of equipment downtime and increased customer satisfaction.
Writes technical specifications for capital equipment purchases and participates in purchase negotiation and represents departmental services in the construction phase of hospital projects.
Responsible for maintaining readiness and compliance with standards as required by DNV, The Joint Commission, AHCA / CMS (Agency for Healthcare Administration / Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services), AABB (American Association of Blood Banks), CAP (College of American Pathologists), CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) and others common to the Biomedical Engineering field.
Works closely with Senior Management and Campus Administrators to develop and implement financial business plans and strategies aligned with the organization’s goals and objectives and support requirements.
Develops and creates ideas, processes and approaches that shape the future, takes risks and makes decisions based on facts. Uses analysis and critical thinking skills to solve problems and ensures that decisions are aligned with strategic directions of the organization.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.