Central Care Cancer Center is currently seeking a Director of Medical Oncology in our Salina or Kansas City location.
This position will be responsible for clinical operations for medical oncology services throughout Central Care’s 12 locations. Oncology care is multifaceted and a comprehensive understanding of its distinctive care delivery environment is essential. This position requires close collaboration with physicians, Central Care Administration, and hospital administration.
Recommends establishment or revision of policies, procedures, and methods for nursing responsibilities and otherwise develops organizational structure and standards of performance for nurses and others
Advises and assists executive management and medical staff in planning and developing administrative and operational policies and procedures, facilities use and planning, and strategic planning as it directly relates to medical oncology operations
Coordinates implementation and successful use of organization’s EMR system
Coordinates, integrates, and evaluates functions and activities of medical oncology program to ensure standards are met throughout the organization’s multiple locations
Consults with executive management, department heads, and others to coordinate patient care
Analyzes and evaluates overall patient care program
Confers with managers and staff concerning problems of patient care
Evaluates the education and training needs of personnel and directs development and implementation training for clinical staff
Makes periodic rounds of patient care units
Oversees orders for all chemotherapy drugs and medical supplies
Coordinates physician's on-call and daily schedule
Communicates regularly with medical oncologists to ensure their needs are met and all necessary resources are provided to them
Develops and promotes cooperative working relationships with other clinics, hospitals, community agencies, and with other departments
Oversees organization’s goals to implement and obtain various accreditations such as QOPI as well as continues to monitor clinic locations to ensure all requirements are met for such accreditations and certifications
Keeps up to date with all federal and state laws directly related to medical oncology
Understands use of chemotherapy drugs, cost, reimbursement, billing etc.
Works directly with CEO and executive team to meet company objectives
Performs all other tasks as assigned by CEO
BSN, RN, OCN
Bachelor’s degree in business, management, health administration, or related field required
Master’s Degree in Health Administration or related field a plus
Direct medical oncology experience a plus (hands on RN experience, administering chemo etc.)
Experience with various accreditation procedures, (i.e. QOPI)
5+ years management experience in a medical oncology focused center or hospital
5+ years management experience preferred
Flexibility to travel as workload requires; regular weekly travel is often necessary
Exceptional leadership abilities
Outstanding skills in operations and personnel management
Strong strategic and business planning skills
Oncology information systems experience
Effective communication, organizational, interpersonal and customer service skills
Must be able to communicate efficiently with physicians, staff, patients, and administrative professionals
Understanding of medical oncology billing
Ability to deal with challenges and develop viable solutions
Capability to access and leverage both internal and external resources
Internal Number: 098
About Central Care Cancer Center
Welcome to the candidate experience for Central Care Cancer Center.
Our family of clinics, located in both Kansas and Missouri, has more than 20 years of healthcare experience and employs more than 200 individuals, all striving to deliver the best patient care possible. We hope your experience as a candidates is a smooth, and your time here as an employee will be challenging, enjoyable and rewarding. Thank You for your interest in being part of the Central Care Team.