Vice President of Operations | Speciality Care

Department: Clinic Operatons

Type: Full Time

Location: Houston, TX

Be a part of driving healthy change in our communities

About the Position

The Vice President of Operations for Speciality Care at Legacy Community Health will provide operational support for our Behavioral Health/Social Services, Vision, and Dental service lines. You will be responsible for promoting high standards of practice by developing policies, workflows, and employee practices as well as by taking the lead in clinical and operational areas according to disciplined metrics set forth by Legacy. As the VP of Operations, you will lead daily operations and interpret changes in the marketplace. This will be done to aid you in developing plans alongside site leaders for expansion, idea generation, and quality assurance initiatives. At times, you may also be called upon to provide support for projects and initiatives related to the Social Determinants of Health. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Clinical Service Lines (Behavioral Health/Social Services, Dental, Vision)

    • Develop and maintain key relationships and collaboration with Site Directors and Clinical Operations Team

    • Collaborate with Site Directors to maintain budgeted staffing ratios and coordinate variances

    • Collaborate with Project Management Office on expansion and renovation projects

    • Oversee the implementation of site operations consistent with best practices of patient care

    • Ensure timely posting and adequate clinic coverage across sites

    • Collaborate with Site Directors to maintain budgeted staffing ratios and coordinate variances

  • Speciality Projects - Ryan White Case Management

    • Provide supervision of the Ryan White Part B Case Manager in Beaumont

    • Act as liaison for the Ryan White case management grant and ensure appropriate spending

    • Assist with Ryan White audits related to case management

  • Social Determinants of Health

    • Assist with efforts to assess patients for Food Insecurity

    • Provide oversight and program management assistance for the Health Leads Initiative

    • Attend city-wide meetings related to Social Determinants of Health

    • Provide oversight and program management for case management related grants

  • General

    • Provide coverage for staff when absent

    • Assist with interdisciplinary team meetings and staff trainings

    • Ensure quality assurance tasks are completed per grant or agency guidelines

    • Work with the Quality Assurance department to ensure timely documentation completion

About Legacy Community Health

Legacy Community Health is a premium, Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) that provides comprehensive care to community members regardless of their ability to pay. Our goal is to treat the entire patient while improving their overall wellness and quality of life, in addition to providing free pregnancy tests, HIV/AIDS screening. At Legacy, we empower patients to lead better lives by promoting healthy behaviors and offering resources such as literacy classes, family planning services, and nutrition and weight management information. 

Our roots began in 1981 as the Montrose Clinic, with specialization in HIV education, testing, and treatment. Since then, the agency has expanded to 10 clinics in Houston, one in Baytown, two in Beaumont, and one in Deer Park with extensive services that include: Adult primary care, HIV/AIDS care, pediatrics, OB/GYN and maternity, dental, vision and behavioral health. We also service students within KIPP and YES Prep schools. Legacy is committed to driving healthy change in our communities.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or Finance
  • 5 years of progressively responsible managed care contracting experience in a payor or healthcare setting
  • 3 years of experience in a medium to large health system


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Life insurance and AD&D
  • 403(b) retirement plan
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Subsidized gym membership
  • 24-hour travel assistance
  • Paid Time Off 
  • PTO Exchange Program
  • Company holidays (9 days + 1 floating day)
  • Bereavement Leave
  • And more

Legacy Community Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace.

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