Director, Operational Innovation and Outpatient Facilities

Mount Nittany Medical Center | State College, Pennsylvania 16803

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: March 18, 2022
Opportunity Code: 30289


Mount Nittany Medical Center in Search of a Director, Operational Innovation and Outpatient Facilities


The Position

  • The Director, Operational Innovation and Outpatient Facilities is responsible for facility planning, technology innovation, and service line development to align with Mount Nittany Health’s (MNH) mission, vision, and values.  
  • This role reports directly to the Mount Nittany Physician Group (MNPG) Chief Operating Officer and will work in close collaboration with the Director, Marketing Development and the Business Development team for facility planning and service line development. The role will also establish close relationships and collaborate regularly with the Practice Operations Directors.  
  • Directs facility planning, technology innovation, and service line development in collaboration with internal stakeholders to determine the feasibility of program development opportunities with specific reference to technology engagement and innovation to include telehealth and remote monitoring activity.
  • Maintains expertise in facility design, technology innovation, and clinical service line models through attendance at regional and national events.
  • Will be a thought leader and project driver for practice expansion plans targeted for late 2023 completion and future projects in development.
  • Must bring demonstrated project management experience, as well as business operations experience in a healthcare setting.
  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of four years of experience required; Master’s preferred. 

The Organization

  • Mount Nittany Medical Center is a 260-bed acute care facility offering medical, surgical, diagnostic and community services.
  • Mount Nittany Physician Group, a group of more than 170 healthcare providers, across more than 30 specialties in 17 convenient locations and is one of the region’s top places to work and employs about 1,400 skilled healthcare professionals and support staff.
  • Mount Nittany Medical Center has received three national quality awards for excellence in stroke care, including the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® program: Stroke Gold Plus award, Get With The Guidelines® program: Target: Stroke™ Elite, and Get With The Guidelines® program: Target: Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll, for excellence in care given to stroke patients that also have type 2 diabetes.
  • Mount Nittany Health is a 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit healthcare organization, governed by a board of directors, with representation from Mount Nittany Physician Group, Mount Nittany Medical Center, Mount Nittany Health Foundation, physicians and community leaders.
  • All patients are treated with dignity and respect with a commitment to a service excellence philosophy that strives to meet or exceed patient expectations. Patients receive a uniform standard of care throughout all of our facilities, regardless of social, cultural, financial, religious, racial, gender, or sexual orientation factors.

The Community

  • State College, Pennsylvania, is home to Penn State University, giving residents easy access to all the cultural, entertainment, and collegiate sporting events offered by the University.
  • State College is a one-of-a-kind place to live with great downtown shopping, restaurants, and community attractions.
  • Residents are under three hours from Pittsburgh, PA and only a short train ride from New York City and Philadelphia. State College is also home to University Park Airport, a regional airport that offers nonstop flights to major metropolitan cities and travel hubs.
  • The area’s attractions take you from high in the sky in a glider plane to down underground in one of a few caverns. You will not be left wanting for fun things to do in and near State College, on the Penn State campus, Boalsburg, Bellefonte, or other towns within Centre County. If you want to relax to have a drink, check out the Central PA Tasting Trail for unique and local beverages. 
  • If sports are your go-to, Penn State competes in the NCAA and Big Ten Conference and the State College Spikes play in short season Single-A baseball from June-September. In fact, the football stadium becomes the fourth largest city in Pennsylvania on Penn State football game days. 




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