The position of Chief Executive Officer represents an outstanding opportunity to serve as the key leader of Northern Inyo Healthcare District, leading and impacting the operations, financials, quality, and strategic affairs for the organization.
The CEO/Administrator is a public officer and public employee pursuant to public law who directs all the operations of the Hospital with the lawful responsibilities, rights, authority and duties customarily pertaining to its offices and as may be established from time to time by or under the direction of the Board of Directors of the District or its designees. In addition to the specific matters under job responsibilities, all other executive and administrative functions necessary to ensure the continued operation, fiscal viability, accreditation, licensure, and high-quality delivery of medical services for the District and to the communities served by the District. The District reserves the right to modify this position and duties at any time in its sole and reasonable discretion.
The Ideal Candidate:
Northern Inyo County Local Hospital District has weathered many challenges over the decades: changing from tax-based funding for acute care to insurance companies, Medicare, Medicaid, and Medi-Cal; increases in managed care; and increased outpatient services. Despite all of these challenges, the district has flourished due to the diligent leadership exhibited both in the hospital and in the community. The district, hospital administration, and the community have been dedicated to supporting and operating the Northern Inyo Hospital for nearly 75 years while managing to expand the auxiliary health care services available to the community through philanthropic and grant-based activities.
The Northern Inyo Healthcare District began a major transformation in 2012. Now completed, the hospital conforms to rigorous earthquake safety standards and houses some of the most state of art medical equipment in the area. Additionally, Northern Inyo Healthcare District is one of Inyo county's largest employers.
Northern Inyo Healthcare District offers the only hospital in the area, and as such, understands and appreciates that it has a responsibility to provide the community with high quality, comprehensive health services. This full-service critical access hospital provides 24-hour emergency care and is ready to receive patients when they need help the most. Among the staff, you will find a diversely experienced team of professionals who provide a variety of specialty services, including cardiology, pulmonology, oncologic services, obstetrics, gynecology, pediatrics, family medicine, geriatrics, orthopedics, general surgery and more.
Bishop, California is a friendly small town nestled in between two majestic mountain ranges, the iconic Sierra Nevada mountains to the West, and the White Mountains to the East. This unusual geographic location makes Bishop incredibly special and during your stay here you will enjoy stunning, world-renown scenery, unparalleled outdoor recreation opportunities, and a lively rural culture.
Find Bishop at the intersection of US Route 6 along the Scenic Byway of US Highway 395 between Southern California and Reno. This breathtaking stretch of highway will surely introduce you to the stunning beauty that surrounds the area. If you are driving in from a major city, Bishop is about 4 hours’ drive North of Los Angeles, California, 4 hours South of Reno, Nevada, and 5 hours Northwest of Las Vegas, Nevada. If driving is not an option, regional transportation is provided by Eastern Sierra Transit service between Lancaster and Reno. The Eastern Sierra Airport provides general aviation services and passenger airline flights are available 45 miles North at Mammoth Yosemite Airport.
A playground for outdoor enthusiasts of all kinds, Bishop’s huge backyard offers just about anything to find your own brand of fun from world class trout fishing to rock climbing, hiking to OHV touring and wildlife viewing to horseback riding. Within minutes of travel you can explore everything from the Valley floor to high alpine terrain. Your options are limited only by your imagination. Many people find that ironically, the more activities you check off your list, the larger your list becomes!
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