The President/Chief Executive Officer, in partnership with the Board of Directors, is responsible for the success of Mountain Valley Hospice (MVH), a small, independent not-for-profit hospice organization with a devoted staff of 50, an average census of 50, and an eight bed hospice house. Together, the Board of Directors and the President/Chief Executive Officer assure MVH’s relevance to the community by living MVH’s mission, vision, and values and by being accountable to MVH’s diverse stakeholders.
The President/Chief Executive Officer acts as the Administrator of the hospice program by providing direction and vision to enable the Board of Directors to carry out its governance function in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local regulations. S/he is responsible for overseeing the program’s daily operations, overall financial responsibility, developing and growing its business, strategic planning, budgeting activities, and overall performance outcomes. The President/Chief Executive Officer has broad operating authority and oversight over all aspects of the program including: admissions; medical and clinical services; employee relations; and business affairs within the limitations of corporate policies, procedures, and standards.