Physician Careers at Lifespan

Practice Manager - Weight Management Program Job

Job Number: TMH15711

Job Title: Practice Manager - Weight Management Program

Department: Weight Mgt Services - 1103225

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Bachelor’s degree in management, business administration, or health care administration required.


Five years’ related experience in the management or administration of a physician practice or hospital outpatient department.

Demonstrated ability to manage office operations and supervise staff effectively. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Strong working knowledge of computer business applications. Ability to select and implement technological innovations and to manage practice-wide change efforts.

Reporting to the Director of Ambulatory Care and Cancer Services, the Practice Manager oversees the daily non-clinical administrative operations of assigned office(s), and supervises the non-clinical office staff at assigned sites. Participates in the creation of office policies and procedures and ensures their implementation, especially in the area of patient service. Trains, schedules, and supervises staff to ensure adequate clinician support. Works collaboratively with the Director of Business Operations Comprehensive Cancer Services to ensure staff compliance with billing requirements to maximize revenue collection. Participates in implementing new programs and makes recommendations for change to promote office efficiency and effectiveness.