Chief Operating Officer - Western Surgical Group

22 May 2020 7:44 AM | Anonymous

Western Surgical Group, a 16-physician surgical group in Reno, NV, is seeking a Chief Operating Officer to direct the operations of the group. The COO will work with our current CEO to transition into the role of CEO over the next year.  

Responsibilities include overseeing daily operations of the practice and assisting the CEO with development and implementation of both business and strategic plans. Western Surgical Group is one of the largest private surgical groups in Nevada and on the West coast.  The majority of our surgeons are fellowship trained in their respective area of expertise.  We have over 70 employees including physicians and midlevels. A description of our practice can be found on our web site,

The ideal candidate must be experienced and competent with contract negotiation with insurance companies and managed care plans to ensure the clinics long term financial stability.  The COO represents the clinic and interacts with regulatory agencies, insurance carriers, and other professional and community groups. Candidate should have extensive accounts receivable and health insurance knowledge, as well as management experience and a working knowledge of accounting principles.  

The candidate should have a master’s degree in either Business Administration, Accounting, Finance or Health Care Administration and a minimum of 5 years’ experience as Manager of a Medical Group. Reno is located on the west side of the Sierra Nevada mountains, approximately 175 miles from San Francisco.  The area is known for its vast array of outdoor activities available year-round.  

If interested, please send resume to

Nevada MGMA
PO Box 3403, Hamilton, NJ 08619