Title:  Lead, Clinical Business Strategy and Development

Division:  Surgery
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $86,273 - $121,429
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  9232


The Department of Surgery is offering a motivated and competent professional the opportunity to serve as Lead, Business Strategy and Development. The ideal candidate is an experienced healthcare professional with advanced knowledge of clinical guidelines, patient management strategies, and emerging business practices for the growth and development of clinical operations. The perfect candidate is a motivated self-starter who can independently identify and execute new growth opportunities in the healthcare arena. In this role, the position will collaborate with the Department of Surgery senior leadership, supporting the Vice-Chair of Clinical Affairs to lead the content and development strategy efforts. Additionally, the position will provide business and clinical operational support for a “patient-facing” heavily elective clinical service, managing the clinical and staff resources in partnership with the respective medical directors. 

Job Duties

  • Develops, implements and provides oversight of clinical growth and practice strategies, including “real world” and telemedicine (virtual).
  • Provides leadership, strategic oversight, and guidance to ensure quality, timeline, resources, and budget goals are met.
  • Ensures the effective and constructive integration of clinical operations knowledge and expertise into all applicable development activities, including multi-disciplinary growth plans (10%).
  • Identifies knowledge, competency, performance gaps and develops strategies and solutions for addressing gaps (10%).
  • Partners with central business development teams to execute on approved ventures and programs that align with growth strategies (10%).
  • Independently creates materials (PowerPoint Slides, project documents, business plans, etc.) to support Vice-Chair of Clinical Affairs and the Division Chief of Bariatrics Surgery in obtaining funding and other resources (20%).
  • Develops and maintains relationships with subject matter experts from regional health system networks (20%).
  • Establishes performance indicators and applies them to ensure the successful execution of clinical growth strategies (20%).
  • Serves as the clinical operations lead for the divisions of bariatric surgery, including operational management of the ambulatory site(s) (10%).

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree. 
  • Six years of relevant experience. 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree and four years of relevant experience will also be considered.
  • Healthcare experience.





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.