System Vice President, Norton Heart & Vascular Institute

  • Norton Healthcare
  • Louisville, KY

This position has been filled.

Norton Healthcare is seeking a System Vice President to serve the Norton Heart and Vascular Institute. Learn more or apply within!For more than 130 years, Norton Healthcare’s faith heritage has guided its mission to provide quality healthcare to all those it serves. Today, Norton Healthcare is a leader in serving adult and pediatric patients. The Louisville-based not-for-profit system encompasses five hospitals with 1,837 licensed beds; seven outpatient centers; 14 Norton Immediate Care Centers; 14,600+ employees; and 2,000 total physicians on its medical staff. In 2018, the health system was named as the fourth healthiest place to work in the country.

Norton Heart & Vascular Institute’s 45 board-certified cardiovascular physicians and 30 advanced practice providers treat 250,000 patients annually in cardiology, interventional cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery, electrophysiology, advanced heart failure and vascular surgery. Norton Heart & Vascular Institute has received national accreditation for its Chest Pain Center and Atrial Fibrillation Program among others. Additionally, Norton Healthcare is the only healthcare system in Kentucky to receive the prestigious Mission Lifeline: Regional Trailblazer Award from the American Heart Association for being an innovator in creating a system of care for STEMI heart attacks.

Position Overview

Norton Healthcare seeks the System Vice President for the Norton Heart and Vascular Institute. This leader will have direct accountability for operational oversight and program volume growth of the Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pulmonary and Vascular service lines, as well as oversight for Adult Transport Services. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with leadership and stakeholders to establish priorities and create targeted initiatives to support growth, cost reduction, quality improvement and high satisfaction scores that are aligned with NHC’s mission, vision and values.


  • Five years of healthcare administration leadership at the executive level, or, for clinical leaders, three years healthcare administration leadership at the executive level and two years of clinical leadership experience.
  • Master’s Degree required.