Executive Director-Transplant


Banner Health in Arizona has retained Transplant Leadership Institute to identify and recruit an Executive Director of Transplant. The Executive Director will have oversight of two markets, Tucson and Phoenix, Arizona for Heart, Lung, Liver, Kidney, Pancreas, Liver/Kidney, Kidney/Pancreas. The ideal candidate will be an experienced leader, and a subject matter expert, who possesses strong knowledge of the regulatory aspect of transplant, policies, roles, requirements of the program. Must have solid financial acumen over large transplant programs, and be a visionary leader to create and execute a transplant strategic plan to build the future by partnering and collaborating in a highly matrixed, lean organization. Requirements for the position are a Master’s degree in business, healthcare administration, or related field and a minimum of 10 years of progressive management experience in healthcare.

Banner is one of the nation’s largest and most respected health care systems, distinguished for clinical excellence, innovation and operational integrity. Banner Health and the University of Arizona Health Network come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a non-profit health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. The establishment of a 30-year academic affiliation agreement between the University of Arizona and Banner allows for aligned leadership and working toward a single goal of creating nationally ranked academic medical centers.