Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified
healthcare services company with more than 130,000 employees united around a
common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its
subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical
Partners International (USPI), the company operates 79 general acute care
hospitals, 20 short-stay surgical hospitals and 469 outpatient centers in the
United States, as well as nine facilities in the United Kingdom. Tenet’s
Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance
improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems,
integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and
Palmetto General Hospital
A 360-bed acute care hospital, Palmetto General Hospital
serves the growing Miami-Dade and South Broward communities. Our 571 member medical staff and 1,702
employees deliver acclaimed cardiac care, maternity care, pediatrics, wound
care and more. Palmetto has received
Bariatric and Breast Imaging Center of Excellence accolades, and numerous
additional citations for quality care. Palmetto
General Hospital also enjoys successful academic affiliations with Florida
International University and Nova Southwestern University.
Some key achievements and recognitions for Palmetto include:
- Bariatric Center of Excellence, American College of Surgeons
(ACS) (2008-2011, only bariatric program in Miami-Dade County recognized by the
- Accredited as a Level 1b facility by the American Surgery Center
Network (BSCN), ACS (2008-2011).
- Designated Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, American College
of Radiology (ACR) (2009-2010).
- Five Star Recipient for Coronary Bypass Surgery (2012-2013).
- Five-Star Recipient for Valve Surgery (2011-2013).
- American Heart Association’s Get with the GuidelinesSM Heart
Failure - Gold Performance Achievement Award (2011-2013).
- Received designation as a Comprehensive Stroke Center by the
Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (2013).
- American Heart Association’s Get with the GuidelinesSM Stroke
Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus
- Named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint
Commission for the following measures: Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Pneumonia
and Surgical Care.
we appreciate these prestigious honors, we are most honored and grateful for
the opportunity to serve you and your loved ones during your time of need. As
part of our commitment to excellence, we have continued over the years to
expand our facilities and the services. You might notice many new improvements
and enhancements to our hospital.
all these changes, one thing has remained constant: the commitment of our
medical staff, employees and volunteers to provide the best possible service
and meet your health care needs.
focus now is to continue to distinguish ourselves as a regional health care
leader. We’re committed to continuously search for new ways to
improve our quality and make our hospital the best place for patients to
receive care, for physicians to practice and for employees to work.
West Boca Medical Center
With 195 beds and a dedicated
staff of medical professionals, West Boca Medical Center is a facility that
provides a full range of quality health care. Expectant mothers and their
babies will be treated in our award-winning Birth Care Pavilion and Level III
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, while surgical patients can utilize our cutting
edge robotic surgery program that performs minimally invasive surgery for
certain procedures. From rehabilitation to emergency services to diagnostic
imaging, the variety of services we offer allows us to be your hospital of
When you step through our doors,
our staff is here to assist you. We understand that no one wants to visit a
hospital. But while you are in our care, we will provide treatment that will
set you on a healthier path.
commitment to quality has been recognized over the years by various medical
organizations. We are proud of the many honors and distinctions that our
hospital has received:
- Earned an
"A" Hospital Safety Score from the Leapfrog Group (achieved 7
consecutive times and the top 10% designations are from HealthGrades)
Board of Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC) Care Award for providing a
dedicated lactation support program
Joint Commission Top Performer on Key Quality Measures
- South Florida Parenting Magazine Kids Crown
Awards: Best Pediatric Emergency Care in Palm Beach County
the American Heart Association’s Get with the Guidelines Gold Plus Quality
Achievement Awards for Stroke and Heart Failure
- 5 star
rated in Vaginal Delivery
- 5 star
rated in C-Section Delivery
and Gynecology Excellence Award (Top 10%)
& Delivery Excellence Award (Top 10%)
only hospital in Palm Beach County to achieve the Healthgrades OBGYN Excellence
only hospital in Palm Beach County to receive both Maternity Excellence Awards
Top 10% Obstetrics and Gynecology
Top 10% Labor and Delivery
Hialeah and Boca Raton, Florida.
The Hospital Compliance Officer reports directly to the Regional
Compliance Director of the Coastal Division for the Eastern Region.
The Hospital Compliance Officer (HCO) has responsibility for
managing the implementation of Tenet’s Ethics and Compliance Program for
his/her assigned facilities. The Hospital Compliance Officer also serves as the
Privacy Officer for his or her assigned facility.
The Hospital Compliance Officer's general duties and
responsibilities encompass implementing Tenet's systems, processes and policies
designed to ensure compliance with Federal healthcare program requirements at
the hospital level. The Hospital Compliance Officer is also responsible for
overseeing the implementation of Tenet's Compliance Charter in his or her
compensation program will be tailored to the selected candidate. Base salary will be supplemented by a
performance bonus and comprehensive, well-rounded benefits program, which
includes relocation assistance. The
performance bonus is based on the performance of Tenet as reflected in its
Balanced Scorecard rather than the performance of the Hospital.
requirements. It is expected that the Hospital Compliance Officer will be
active in a healthcare compliance association.
A Bachelor’s degree required is required, and a Master’s degree
Experience (Professional Qualification)
for at least two years experience in healthcare compliance matters, preferably
for a large, multi-faceted healthcare company.
candidate will be recognized for demonstrated knowledge in compliance process
improvement and the requirements of Federal healthcare programs. Other success factors include past clinical,
legal, auditing or other compliance experience.
Clear, concise and
persuasive writing and presentation skills.
organizational skills and an orientation to deadlines and detail.
Ability to respond
well under pressure.
Skills in use of
information systems, databases, Excel and Microsoft Word.
Enjoys working as a
member of a cohesive team, and is good at doing so.
communications and consensus building skills
Personal and Professional Characteristics
- An energetic,
results-oriented individual, not content with the status quo. A doer more than
- A leader who will
inspire confidence and establish a sense of common direction and vision.
- An individual with
high personal and professional integrity. A highly principled and sincere
- Sensitive to the
proper concerns of the staff, but able to appropriately balance these concerns
with the overall institutional goals.
- Highly articulate
with the ability to communicate effectively and credibly in both oral and
- A team player and a
good listener who truly values the input of others and their contributions, and
positively responds to such input.
- One who accepts
delegation and is able to make decisions.
- Coach, mentor, and
- Diligent about
follow-through, thorough and well-prepared.
- Committed to the
highest quality of patient care. Innovative and creative.
- Sense of humor. A good sense of humor responds to the flow of
conversation in ways that are creative and entertaining, not abusive or
offensive. A good
sense of humor also means you can see things from different sides, from different
angles, and in different ways.
IN AN EFFORT TO PROVIDE A MORE HEALTHY, SAFE AND SATISFYING ENVIRONMENT TO OUR EMPLOYEES, INDIVIDUALS TO WHOM JOB OFFERS ARE EXTENDED MAY UNDERGO NICOTINE TESTING AS A PART OF THE PRE-EMPLOYMENT PROCESS.
Boca Raton, Florida