The Synergy Organization is proud to have been retained by MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (MGUH), a prestigious and highly respected, 609-bed acute-care teaching and research hospital in Northwest Washington, D.C., to conduct the national search for their Assistant Vice President of Human Resources.
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital’s Magnet® nurses, internationally recognized physicians and advanced research and technologies have contributed to the hospital’s unparalleled reputation for medical excellence and ranking as the #1 Hospital in the Washington, DC area by U.S. News & World Report for the last three years. With a long tradition of being among the first hospitals to adopt the latest proven and promising practices and procedures, MedStar Georgetown University was named the first hospital in Washington, DC to receive Magnet® nursing status in 2004, a distinction granted to hospitals for quality patient care, nursing excellence, and innovation in professional nursing practice.
In keeping with this commitment to excellence and advanced care, in March of 2019 MGUH became the first hospital in the region to offer proton therapy with HYPERSCAN™ technology, the most advanced proton cancer treatment technology available today.
The Assistant Vice President (AVP) of Human Resources will report to the Vice President of Human Resources and provide Human Resources guidance and support to MGUH leaders, more than 4000 associates and upwards of 1000 physicians. This new leader will have the opportunity to direct the operational, personnel and financial activities of the Human Resources function, and will join a driven, collegial, professional and highly talented leadership team.
The AVP of Human Resources will enjoy serving a mentor, resident expert, business partner and strategic advisor to the organization and be part of the implementation of system programs at the entity level, working with leaders systemwide to ensure alignment of policies, processes, best practices and the uniform delivery of exceptional quality service. The Assistant Vice President of Human Resources will join other MGUH leaders, associates and clinicians in embracing the MGUH culture of cura personalis - caring for the whole person, finding opportunities each day to create a professional, safe and supportive environment for patients, families and each other.
The successful candidate will bring a high level of professionalism, exceptional communication, customer service and organizational skills along with a minimum of 5-years demonstrated human resources leadership experience to the position. This new leader will have deep experience with departmental budgeting, labor relations and employee relations and possess a Masters Degree in a related field. Candidates who possess additional Human Resources Certifications are encouraged to apply.
This exciting career opportunity offers a competitive compensation package, comprehensive benefits, tremendous opportunities for career growth and professional development, relocation assistance and all the resources necessary to succeed! For immediate consideration, please forward your nominations or your own resume and salary requirements (must specify) in confidence to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “AVP HR” in the subject line.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: AVP HR
About MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
We take care of it all. The most critically ill patients, the most challenging medical problems. Minor illnesses—and chronic disease. The birth of healthy babies—and the healthy lives of older adults.
For more than a half a century, MedStar Washington Hospital Center has set the highest standard for health care—and reached and surpassed it year after year.
We are a not-for-profit, 912-bed academic medical center in the center of the nation’s capital—and every day, hundreds of people in the region depend on us for their care. In 2018 alone, the hospital opened its door for nearly 433,000 inpatient and outpatient visits by residents from throughout the Mid-Atlantic.
We are the busiest and largest hospital in Washington, D.C. and the surrounding area—and serve as referral center and the central hub for the region’s most advanced acute medical care.
But we are much more. Our primary and secondary health services help our community’s residents get and stay healthy, and help to improve patients’ quality of life by managing chronic illness.
Our inpatient services, education and research programs, outpatient care and community outreach i...nitiatives are all aimed at meeting today’s health care needs—and at leading the way to meet the future health needs of the nation.
Our reputation for medical excellence is well-earned:
Patient centered care delivered with compassion
Quality services focused on safety, efficiency—and the best possible outcome for patients
An internationally renowned multidisciplinary team of health care professionals, including medical/dental and surgical staffs numbering nearly 1,650
The most advanced diagnostic and treatment options available anywhere
Nationally recognized heart and vascular care through the MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute, founded at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, and our unique clinical and research alliance with Cleveland Clinic Heart & Vascular Institute Recognized internationally for MedSTAR Trauma Center, offering the nation’s highest level of comprehensive care for critical multiple injury, and for its sophisticated MedSTAR Transport service
A designated Comprehensive Stroke Center, the first stroke program in the area accredited as such by The Joint Commission
The region’s only adult burn center, recognized as a national model in burn care therapies
Nationally respected programs in organ transplantation, cancer, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, geriatrics, gynecology, nephrology, orthopaedics, pulmonology, and urology
A robust research program that has paved the way to innovative new treatment—and the opportunity for patients to participate in leading-edge therapy
Medical education programs that attract the best and brightest physicians from around the nation
A decades-long tradition of service to the most vulnerable in our community
A lengthy list of recognitions and achievements for our services—and our medical team
A proud member of MedStar Health, one of the nation’s most progressive healthcare systems—focused on creating access to the superior healthcare services