Centura Health Communications Manager - St Anthony Summit in Frisco, Colorado

St. Anthony Summit Medical Center is a Level III Trauma Center serviced by Flight For Life® Colorado and nationally recognized for excellence in patient satisfaction. We provide a full range of medical specialties and health care services to Summit County and the surrounding areas including Surgical, Emergency, Critical Care, Birth Center, Orthopedic, Breast Care, Digital Mammography, Breast MRI, Radiology and Imaging, Nuclear Medicine, Cardiology, Summit Sleep Disorders Center, Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) and Summit Spine Services. Located in the charming mountain community of Frisco, CO, St. Anthony Summit Medical Center has provided 30+ years of service to residents and the visitors who enjoy spending time in these world famous outdoor playgrounds. In addition, Summit Medical Center employs seasonal professionals (Nov. to April) to support Colorado’s nearby ski resorts with on-site urgent care during the busy winter months. Enjoy an exceptional quality of life year-round with walking/bike trails right outside your door, arts and music festivals, and of course skiing, snowboarding and every winter activity imaginable. For more about Summit Medical Center and life in Frisco, CO please visit http://www.summitmedicalcenter.org.

_Job Description/Job Posting ID: 115182_

_Recruiter Contact:_ Danielle Octavi, danielleoctavi@centura.org

_Clinic/Department:_* 8756 SASMC MARKETING*

_Hospital:_* SUMMIT HOSPITAL*

_Schedule:_ Full-Time

_Shift:_ Days

*Position Summary*

Responsible for planning, developing, implementing and maintaining all public relations, and internal communications for the organization.

*Education Requirements*

Bachelor of Arts/Science degree in Communications, English, Journalism, Marketing or a related field

*Work Experience Requirements*

Three years healthcare public relations and/or communications or writing experience

*License/Certifications*

None

*Position duties (essential functions, INCLUDE % OF TIME)*

Internal Communications - 35%

  • Develops strategic integrated communications plans in collaboration with marketing and business development leaders.

  • Provide public relations/communications support to all business units.

  • Manage development and implementation of crisis communications.

  • Provide training for key leaders in effective communications and media relations.

  • Manage communications for consumer promotions in conjunction with marketing.

  • Lead media relations function and serve as the media spokesperson.

  • Develop internal newsletters including conducting interviews, writing and editing.

Public relations/PIO - 25%

  • Manage creation and distribution of key organizational messages in conjunction with the executive leadership team.

  • Work with media outlets as needed for public information purpose

  • Work with marketing team

Website and Social Media -15%

  • Update website for all policy and hospital-specific messaging, non service line related

  • Manage social networking tools to promote the organization and to position key leaders as healthcare experts.

Community Engagement -25%

  • Performs outreach, including public speaking with various community partners, agencies, and events,

  • Distributes information about hospital services, facilities, etc. to community.

  • Serves as a coordinator and resource for events for hospital. May occasionally staff events, but regularly performs the organizer role.

/* This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned./

*Physical Requirements*

Sedentary work - prolonged periods of sitting and exert up to 10lbs force occasionally

Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.