Maine Medical Center is seeking a Senior Director – Oncology Quality in Scarborough. The Sr. Director of Quality, Information, Research and Outcomes will supervise the activities within MMC/MHCCN Oncology Information Services. This position provides information management support across all services areas of the MaineHealth Cancer Care Network and is required to track, monitor and report quality indicators and outcomes established by the Oncology Management Team and the MMC/MHCCN Quality Council. The scope of MMC/MHCCN Oncology Information Services Director includes the MMC and MHCCN Network Registry, quality reporting for the role includes the MHCCN, MHCCN Oncology Program's Clinical Research infrastructure, system accreditations and regulatory compliance and tumor registry abstracting and reporting. The Director will work collaboratively with the Oncology Information Management Team, System Oncology Work Groups, other MMC and Network Departments as well as MMP and independent physician practices to achieve the goals and objectives in the Oncology SL’s clinical strategic plan and to maintain standards for cancer program accreditation established by the Commission on Cancer. The Director of Quality is also accountable for regulatory and accreditation initiatives for both MMC and the MHCCN. These accreditations include ACOS, COC and Alfond reportable metrics. This Director will work collaboratively with the Oncology Management Team to identify opportunities for collaboration on regional and state levels on mutual goals and objectives for comprehensive cancer control.
BS degree in biology, physiology or related field; RN preferred.
5 years of cancer registry experience including supervisory/management experience preferred.
Knowledge of regulatory and accreditation guidelines, COC, ACOS, NAPBC and various data registries.
Knowledge of statistical research, data collecting methods, reporting and analytics.
Knowledge of computer hardware and software and their operations.
Knowledge of medical practices and procedures as applied to the diagnosis and treatment of cancer.
Ability to formulate and implement policies, systems and procedures.
Ability to provide effective leadership and to plan, assign, direct and evaluate the work of subordinate employees.
MaineHealth Cancer Care Network is an exciting collaboration which connects experts throughout the state of Maine and increases access to highest quality multidisciplinary care for our patients. The MaineHealth Cancer Care Network is designed to reduce the need for travel whenever possible by connecting cancer experts with cancer patients. This powerful collaboration brings together nearly 300 of the most talented cancer care providers in northern New England, with the support of the Harold Alfond® Foundation. The foundation is providing a generous five-year grant that supports the staff and technology that connect us.
About Maine Medical Center:
Maine Medical Center is a complete healthcare resource for the people of greater Portland, the entire state of Maine and Northern New England. With a history dating back to 1864, Maine Medical Center is the state’s largest medical center and the flagship facility of MaineHealth, with 637 beds and more than 7,000 employees. In addition, we have achieved Magnet™ status in recognition of our commitment to the highest standards of nursing excellence. Maine Medical Center’s unique role as both a community hospital and a referral center requires an unparalleled depth and breadth of services, including the state’s only medical school, through a partnership with Tufts University School of Medicine, and a world-class biomedical research center, the Maine Medical Center Research Institute.
MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.