VP Addison Gilbert Hospital

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Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 168515-1A
Date Posted: Aug 12, 2021
Category: Professional

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Addison Gilbert Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Addison Gilbert Hospital is a full service, 70-bed medical/surgical acute care facility in Gloucester, MA. Founded in 1889, the hospital provides state-of-the-art inpatient and outpatient care to residents of the Cape Ann community in specialties such as radiology, cancer care, primary and pediatric care, cardiology, inpatient geriatric services, and emergency medicine. Addison Gilbert Hospital continues to score among the top hospitals in the nation for patient safety as it is one of only 42 hospitals in the United States to be awarded an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group – the nation’s leading nonprofit watchdog on hospital quality and safety.

Addison Gilbert Hospital promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care. You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Community, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork and Empathy. 

About the Job

Position Summary:

The Vice President of Addison Gilbert Hospital works in collaboration with the Senior Executive team to ensure the achievement of the mission of Lahey Health. The V.P. has responsibility for patient safety, quality, operations, financial performance, community relations, planning and philanthropy for Addison Gilbert Hospital.

Scheduled Hours

40 hour, exempt position

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.


Leadership Responsibilities


  • Responsible for all departments and programs located at Addison Gilbert Hospital
  • Establishes operating plans and approves appropriate allocation of resources that align with Lahey Health organizational goals
  • Communicates organizational mission to direct reports
  • Ensures patient safety and quality of care
  • Responsible that each customer has a sensational experience
  • Responsible for good stewardship of resources
  • Ensures that staffing is appropriate to meet objectives and scope of service
  • Represents Addison Gilbert Hospital and Lahey Health in the Cape Ann community
  • Develops strategic plan for Addison Gilbert Hospital
  • Promotes multidisciplinary approach to problem solving
    Operational Responsibilities

  • Duel oversight of all operational activities at Addison Gilbert, focusing on quality, customer service, patient satisfaction, and financial performance
  • Administrative oversight of the AGH Hospitalist service
  • Promotes volume growth, new services or programs and operational efficiencies through collaboration with the medical staff
  • Serves as a role model for reporting directors and managers through example and by actively participating in and encouraging their professional development
  • Communicates effectively regarding organization plans, developments, and strategic direction
  • Encourages a participative management approach to problem solving
  • Ensures effective functioning of hospitalist program at AGH
  • Remains visible and accessible to staff and management
    Financial Responsibilities
  • Profit and loss responsibility for Addison Gilbert Hospital
  • Reviews and authorizes purchases in accordance with approved budget
  • Provides budget variances to Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer
  • Identifies opportunities for cost reductions, revenue enhancement, and volume growth in all areas
  • Responsible for executive oversight of Meaningful Use program
  • In addition, serves as Administrator On-Call on a rotating basis, resolving both administrative and legal issues as appropriate after the end of regular business hours
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Five to seven years of experience in healthcare senior leadership
  • Master’s degree in business or equivalent required
  • Five to seven years of hospital operations experience
  • Well-versed in health care financial matters, including general knowledge of government reimbursement
  • Demonstrated competence in leading and in building an effective team