Director of Cancer Services
Director of Cancer Services Position Overview
The Director of Cancer Services will oversee regional outpatient cancer services for Asante Health System. These services include, but are not limited to: radiation oncology, infusion services, and nurse navigation. The Director works closely with all departments to coordinate the overall cancer program as a single product. This position has ongoing, close working relationships with the hospital administration, Cancer Committee, the medical and radiation oncologists, oncological surgeons and the community at large.
As the Director of Cancer Services at Asante you will have the opportunity to:
Analyze productivity, trends, costs, and patient levels for outpatient oncology programs and coordinate the tracking and utilization of this data for further development purposes
Implement and evaluate the cancer program's services and projects, working with designated individuals to identify and plan cancer program functions which increase utilization of medical and radiation oncology services
Serve on the Tumor Board and Cancer Committee and represent the cancer program and center through involvement with national cancer organizations and attending outside meetings of other organizations related to the development of cancer programs and other cancer related topics
Manage strategic planning, program development and capital and operational budgets
Grow, facilitate and coach a high performing team
Ensure high quality patient care
Bachelors of Science in Health Administration, Nursing, or Radiology required
Master's degree in business management, healthcare management or a related field preferred
5 or more years of progressive leadership experience in Oncology / Cancer Services required
Experience in strategic planning, program development and/or building/expansion preferred
Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS) certified by the American Heart Association required upon start
Self-driven and motivated
Must have a mechanical aptitude and ability, with attention to detail and creative problem solving abilities
Ability to work well under pressure on concurrent, multidisciplinary projects.
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Must be able to work effectively with diverse groups of people, including staff, physicians and external vendors
Compensation & Benefits
Excellent salary, including bonus potential
Relocation Assistance Available
Comprehensive benefits including medical, dental and vision care
Excellent retirement package with up to a 6% employer contribution
Generous work/life balance incentive
Tuition reimbursement after one year of service
About Asante and Southern Oregon
Asante is one of the top 15 health systems in the nation and the largest healthcare provider in nine counties. We are locally owned and based in beautiful Southern Oregon. We provide comprehensive medical care to more than 580,000 people throughout southern Oregon and northern California. Our facilities employ over 5000 people and include Asante Ashland Community Hospital in Ashland, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in Medford, Asante Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass, Asante Physician Partners, and additional healthcare partnerships throughout the region.
At Asante we believe that we are defined by our values the traits that guide us as we serve patients and the community:
Excellence - Respect - Honesty - Service Teamwork
Asante is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.