Catholic Health Initiatives Communications Coordinator in HOUSTON, Texas

Communications Coordinator



St. Luke’s Health is a part of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), one of

the nation’s largest health systems. Headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, CHI

operates in 18 states and comprises more than 90 hospitals, including four

academic medical centers and teaching hospitals; 24 critical-access facilities;

community health services organizations; accredited nursing colleges; home

health agencies; and other services that span the inpatient and outpatient

continuum of care. CHI St. Luke’s

Health is dedicated to a mission of enhancing community health

through high-quality, cost-effective care. In partnership with our physicians

and community partners, we are committed to excellence and compassion in caring

for the whole person while creating healthier communities. CHI St. Luke’s

Health is comprised of six hospitals across the Houston metropolitan area.

Responsible for content generation

for a range of purposes, primarily external facing, but also internal when

needed. Prepares well-written, thoroughly researched content for use across the

CHI St. Luke’s Health system. Interfaces with clients to gather pertinent

information and discuss assignments. Content uses can range from brochures,

promotional pieces, and annual reports to website and intranet articles.


Minimum Job Qualifications


Education: Bachelor's Degree - public relations or related field

Minimum years in field

previous to employment: Minimum three (3) years of experience working in communications (preferably in a

healthcare setting)

  • Excellent written and verbal

communications skills.

  • Strong proofing and editing


  • Ability to serve as project

manager; project management experience in communications.

  • Ability to effectively work in a

large healthcare system and manage priorities appropriately.

  • Collaborative working style;

excellent interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to influence colleagues

on communication strategy and implementation.

  • Experience utilizing digital

media for strategic communications.



  1. Contribute (initiate, research,

write and fact check) articles for newsletters, brochures and other

communication vehicles (internal and external audiences).

  1. Plan with other members of the

department the production of marketing and communication collateral


  1. Oversee brand guardianship,

ensuring all programs and messages are consistent with the brand


  1. Assist in outreach efforts for

direct marketing to physician customers.

  1. Work with marketing and service

line managers to formulate communication strategies for their

targeted programs.

6.Assist with the development,

research, and organization of media relations stories, print, broadcast and


7.Produce written materials

(speeches, correspondence, quotes) for system leadership.

8.Proof, edit, and thoroughly

prepare content prior to sending for layout.


Job Marketing & Communications


Daily Schedule Days

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0115700