Chief Executive Officer



Federally Qualified Healthcare Center

OLEAN, New York

Southern Tier Community Health Center Network, Inc. (STCHCN) is seeking a Chief Executive Officer to assume responsibility of its operations in the two-county region of Cattaraugus County and Allegany County, in New York State. The principal office is located in Olean, N.Y.

STCHCN is a Federally Qualified Health Center that has four (4) sites spanning the two counties and serves over 10,000 patients annually, providing primary medical care, integrated behavioral health services, care management services and dental services.

STCHCN is proud to have been the recipient of the Health Resource and Services Administration’s (HRSA) National Quality Award each year of the award’s existence. In addition, STCHCN has expanded steadily since becoming a Federal grantee in 2012 to just shy of $10 million in annual operating revenue in 2017.

Responsibilities will include, but not limited to: supervising a staff of over 80 employees, providing strategic oversight of the clinical operations, ensuring adherence with the federal grant awards, preparing the organization for transition into a “value-based” reimbursement model, and overseeing all other regulatory responsibilities.


  • 5-10 years experience working in a leadership role at a primary care clinic of similar size
  • 2-5 years experience with a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) strongly preferred.
  • demonstrated knowledge of practice transformation model and “value-based” payment model is strongly preferred.
  • master’s degree in public health is preferred, or a combination of a bachelor’s degree in public health, business and/or finance with demonstrated health care management experience.

Competitive salary and benefits, including a 403B retirement program and match and vacation and health insurance packages.

Interested applicants must submit a CV and cover letter to Michael A. DeRose, Chairman, STCHCN, 135 N. Union Street, Olean, N.Y., 14760. Rolling reviews of applicants will begin as soon as enough qualified applications are received and will continue until the appropriate candidate is selected.

STCHCN is located in beautiful Cattaraugus County, which offers many natural amenities including the availability of Allegany State Park for year-round outdoor activities as well as nearby Chautauqua and Cuba Lakes for summer activities. In winter, the tiny town of Ellicottville, N.Y., boasts two ski resorts and has been nicknamed the “Aspen of the East” for its quality skiing and excellent amenities.

STCHCN is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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