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Vice President, Strategy and Business Development

Bethesda Health Group

  • Location: St. Louis, MO

The Bethesda Health Group (BHG) is an independent, multi-site, non-denominational health services provider headquartered in St. Louis. This is a not-for-profit corporation with a significant endowment, assets of $190 million, revenues in excess of $60 million, and 1,200 employees. The entity is well managed, has enjoyed sustained growth, and has been consistently managed on a financially successful basis.

Position Overview

Works in partnership with the CEO, and serves as a member of Bethesda’s Management Committee and Senior Management Team, participates in sound management of the organization and the achievement of expenditure and income targets. Serves in a leadership role with members of the Senior Management Team in developing and promoting Bethesda’s vision, values, and strategic objectives. This is a newly created position, and the selected candidate will lead the strategic and business planning process for the organization in line with Bethesda’s Strategic Plan, and develop positive relationships at the “C-suite” level with hospitals, health systems, senior service organizations, managed care entities, and all key stakeholders.


  • BS/BA degree is required, and an MBA, MHA, or related Master’s is preferred.
  • Ten or more years’ business development experience in a multi-facility environment, with preference for those with backgrounds in the health care or senior care sectors that will align with Bethesda’s emerging orientation to working with “key” referral sources.