Providence Health & Services Director Physician Practice - Physician Support Services and Development in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling an Operations Director (1.0 FTE, Days) to work at Providence Medical Group in Olympia, WA.

We are seeking an operations director with a combination of big picture strategic thinking along with practical multi-specialty operational experience to be a dyad leader of a significant portion of our specialty practices in the Southwest Washington area.

In this position you will:

  • Be an active member of PMG-SW executive leadership team (ELT) developing and adjusting medical group strategies and operational tactics in direct support of Southwest integrated service area objectives.

  • Advise PMG Executives, Medical Director and Specialty Clinical Lead/Clinic Managers regarding administrative and operational matters.

  • Lead or participate in PMG special projects, committees or task forces as requested.

  • Partner with PMG Section Chiefs on matters that potentially impact clinic provider's professional activities or performance.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferably in business or healthcare related)

  • Five years of physician practice management experience in a management level position.

  • Experience in a complex healthcare delivery environment, including clinic operations, financial management, quality management and risk management in a large medical group.

  • Ability to transport self to and from clinics, hospital sites, and various regional locations.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Masters in Health Administration, MBA or health related field.

  • Demonstrated success with developing strategies and operational tactics.

  • Business plan development and financial analysis acumen.

  • Multi-specialty medical practice operations experience.

About the ministry you will serve:

Providence Medical Group is a combined group of more than 275 primary care, surgical and medical specialty care, and hospitalist providers who serve a five-county region in scenic southwest Washington. Most of our clinics are located in Olympia, Lacey and Centralia. However, we do have outreach to outlying communities such as Aberdeen, Chehalis, Rochester, Shelton and Yelm. Our providers and support staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.


We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Project & Program Management (Non-Clinical)

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 206276