Salinas Valley Health (SVH) seeks an accomplished and visionary leader to serve as its next President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). As an independent public healthcare system in Monterey County, California, SVH is a vibrant enterprise with a tertiary medical center, a 190-provider integrated medical group, and a substantial ambulatory footprint. SVH is also partnered with Montage Health in the joint ownership of Aspire Health Plan, a Medicare Advantage plan. With annual net revenues of $750 million, SVH has experienced significant growth over the past decade, expanding its regional footprint.
The CEO will report directly to the Board of Directors and lead SVH and its business entities to optimize the enterprise, enhance competitive positioning, and ensure continued success. The ideal candidate will possess strong financial acumen, healthcare operations credibility, and exceptional communication skills. As a visible representative, the CEO will engage externally with diverse stakeholders, including community organizations, major donors, legislators, and other health systems across the region.
Financial acumen and a track record of improving financial and operating performance are essential. Key attributes include a high emotional quotient, a collaborative "partner with" orientation, and a transparent leadership style. The candidate should have a proven record of guiding high-performing teams, effective collaboration with a board, and exceptional communication skills for diverse audiences, both internal and external, to include the community, physicians, patients, and staff.
Salinas Valley Health values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by law.
SVH provides a competitive benefits package, with a base salary commensurate with experience with a targeted range from $780,000 to $975,000 annually.