Executive Director, Oncology Programs, Orange County Hospitals
MemorialCare Orange Coast Medical Center
June 22, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
At MemorialCare, a multidisciplinary team of experts is devoted to the care of cancer patients. Our physician team, nurses, social workers, cancer rehabilitation therapists, patient navigators and other specialists are highly skilled and experienced in the field of oncology.
Coupled with our team’s passion and dedication is our strong focus on research. Having participated in some of the world’s most promising clinical trials, our physicians are at the leading-edge of the latest diagnostic and treatment techniques for our patients. Finding a cure and enhancing quality of life are at the forefront of all we do.
In addition, we have created special support groups, education, rehabilitation services, and spiritual counseling for patients and their family members while they are in our care, after discharge and throughout their cancer treatment. Our patients will never have to take their journey alone.
This position is to oversee the Oncology Services for the Orange County Region. The Executive Director, Oncology Services OC position will report to the COO at Saddleback Medical Center and the VP, Strategy & Business Development at Orange Coast Medical Center.
The Executive Director is accountable for providing a vision, leadership, and promoting innovation in developing and implementing strategies and policies to provide high quality patient care in a cost-effective manner. This job places strong emphasis on the following outcomes: delivery of quality services, applying best practices, creating a highly-effective work unit, developing and retaining excellent personnel. The Executive Director is a change leader for the Oncology Programs at Saddleback and Orange Coast Medical Centers, and works closely with the Medical staff and Orange County Hospital leadership for strategic planning, marketing and development of the Oncology Program, including advancement of philanthropic support. Additionally, this leader works in partnership with community organizations including but not limited to the ACS, Komen Foundation, Vietnamese American Cancer Foundation to provide community education and increase recognition of OCMC/SMC as a leader in Cancer care.
The ideal candidate must possess a Bachelor’s degree, a Master’s degree is preferred. Five years of oncology leadership experience, and health promotion in the acute care hospital setting. Demonstrated experience and competency in operations improvement, program development, organizational development, and financial management. Knowledge of current leadership, management, and quality improvement principles. Ability to work collaboratively with physicians, hospital leadership, genetic counselor, and clinicians to support a variety of associated committees, programs, and events. Comprehensive knowledge of regulatory requirements for areas of responsibility (e.g. Joint Commission, CDPH, Commission on Cancer, NAPBC, Lung Cancer Alliance COE).