Community Health Center of the North Country

Position Title: Chief Operating Officer
Position Location:
4 Commerce Lane
Canton, NY 13617
United States

County: St. Lawrence

Contact Name: Kate Mulkin
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 315-379-8315

CHCANYS Member Info: Member - Organizational

Position Description:

Community Health Center of the North Country (CHCNC) has an opening for a Chief Operating Officer for their Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) currently located in Canton, Gouverneur, and Malone, New York. The Chief Operating Officer (COO) is a member of the Leadership Team who works closely with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the Chief Financial Officer (CFO), and the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) to provide superior leadership that supports and enhances the services made available to the patients and staff of CHCNC.

The COO is responsible for providing comprehensive operational management that follows and complies with all government/non-government regulatory standards and mandates by implementing strategies to keep CHCNC staff at all locations informed and aware of new regulations and changes.

Preferred Qualities: The COO will have a BA/BS in health care management, business, or related health care field; a Masters’ degree is preferred. He/she must have seven + years management experience in increasingly responsible management positions, experience managing complex projects that are strategic in nature and scope, knowledge of health care environment and industry standards, and thorough understanding of CHCs and clinic delivery systems.

The COO should demonstrate strong organizational skills, the ability to prioritize and handle multiple demands, the ability to develop, lead and facilitate staff to achieve the goals of the organization, and the ability to solve problems effectively. Training experience is preferred. He/she must have an understanding of financial budgets and facilitate spending within financial constraints. 

Special Instructions:

Please send cover letter and resume with references and salary requirements to

Compensation Type: Salary

Travel Desired: Some Travel

Job Type: Administration_Management

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