One of the nationâ€™s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worldâ€™s Most Admired Companies byÂ Fortune;Â ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 inÂ ForbesÂ inaugural ranking of Americaâ€™s Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.Â Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.Â
Lancaster General Hospital (LGH) is a 533-bed not-for-profit hospital, and is part of Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine, a member of the University of Pennsylvania Health System (Penn Medicine). Designated a Magnet hospital for nursing excellence four consecutive times, LGH has been recognized regionally and nationally for clinical excellence and patient safety; has the countyâ€™s only trauma center, and is ranked nationally by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nationâ€™s best hospitals in 2016-17 in two specialties. UHS is currently seeking to fill the position of Chief Financial Officer, Lancaster Behavioral Health Hospital, a joint venture with Lancaster General Hospital. Lancaster Behavioral Health Hospital: A Joint Venture Lancaster General Hospital is partnering with UHS to create a Joint Venture, Lancaster Behavioral Health Hospital, located in Lancaster, PA. Having broken ground in May 2017, this new state of the art facility will operate 126 inpatient psychiatric beds, a partial hospitalization program, and an intensive outpatient program. The expected opening of the hospital will be in June, 2018. This new hospital will support the Lancaster and surrounding communities by providing services close to home, and to better serve the Lancaster areaâ€™s specific community behavioral health needs. Programs will include medical-psychiatric, geriatric, adolescent, womenâ€™s trauma, adult and dual diagnosis units. Programs operate from a multidisciplinary trauma informed care treatment team model. The care and work environment is collegial with quality patient care the end goal in all that we do. A fully integrated electronic medical record (Epic) is utilized for all services.