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Reporting to the Senior VP and Chief Values Integration Officer, the Vice President, Ethics provides leadership to assure the strategic and operational integration of ethics as a core, enterprise-wide, business discipline. This leader is a member of the Enterprise Mission Group based in Centennial, Colorado and serves building systems and structures to ensure integrity in Centura Health's identity as a mission-based, ministry-driven organization.
The Vice President, Ethics serves a key role in shaping a culture grounded in Centura Health's core values of Compassion, Respect, Integrity, Spirituality, Stewardship, Imagination, and Excellence and expressed in spirituality reflective of the heritage and faith traditions on which Centura Health was founded. The Vice President, Ethics is responsible for providing leadership in the discipline of ethics for the Board, Enterprise and Group management, physicians and staffs, and to ethics committees throughout the organization. Additionally, the Vice President, Ethics will collaborate in the development of new ministries.
Important to this role is understanding the leadership expectations of this position and the entire leadership team throughout Centura Health. The Vice President, Ethics must have a personal and professional connection to the
of our Christian organization. This position must be a team player themselves and contribute toward a
centered approach that lends itself to ensuring "team before self" as we lead our complex, highly matrixed organization into the differentiated leading role as THE system of choice. This position will invite others into their Mission and Community Health work to be fully
with the activities of this position, allowing for celebration of success and learnings through opportunities for change. This position will be a change agent for the health system by being bold in our thoughts and actions that generate the need for
as we forge ahead as the thought leader in our industry. Finally, the individual must demonstrate personal and professional
to our community, associates, physicians, and sponsors for performance that this position and its team complete.
In addition to bringing your whole self to the workplace each day, qualified candidates will need the following:
- Doctoral degree preferred
- Master's degree and formal education in Bioethics or Christian Ethics
- A minimum of five years of progressive leadership experience in a fast-paced, transformative Christian ministry having clearly demonstrated a combination of vision and energy with a solid track record of integrating ethics.
- Familiar with a diversity of spiritualities and religions; the wisdom and ability to work effectively within church relationships.
- Strong knowledge of Christian scripture, Catholic and Adventist moral tradition and Social Teaching, the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services and health care ethics.
- Ability to work collaboratively, garner support and trust, manage conflicts and champion initiatives related to ethics across a broad, highly-matrixed, and complex organization.
- Experience as an educator or facilitator practicing adult learning principles and in ethics committees and ethical discernment processes.
- Effective, energizing and persuasive public speaking ability.
When people and places align, incredible things happen. Just like the 21,000+ amazing associates who work here, every community within Centura Health's connected ecosystem has its own unique history, story and personality.
Centura Health connects individuals, families and neighborhoods across Colorado and western Kansas with more than 6,000 physicians and 21,000 of the best hearts and minds in health care. Through our 17 hospitals, two senior living communities, health neighborhoods, physician practices and clinics, home care and hospice services, and Flight for Life Colorado, we are making the region's best health care accessible and affordable in every community we serve. Formed in 1996 by sponsors Adventist Health System and Catholic Health Initiatives, our Mission is to extend the healing ministry of Christ by caring for those who are ill and by nurturing the health of the people in our communities. Centura Health is more than a great place to work - it's a place where our core Values of Compassion, Respect, Integrity, Spirituality, Stewardship, Imagination and Excellence are demonstrated daily in everything we do.