Clinical Services Director
Company: US Oncology
Posted on: December 8, 2018
Position SummaryTexas Oncology is searching for a Clinical Services Director for the Texas Center for Proton Therapy in Irving, Texas. The Clinical Services Director develops, plans, and directs the statewide clinical activities at multiple locations in accordance with federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Advises the Executive Director and the Joint Practice Board regarding clinical programs, issues, and policies. Recommends organizational objectives to assure the maintenance of quality patient care and financial profitability. Ensures compliance with OSHA and other regulatory standards and requirements. Supports and adheres to the US Oncology Compliance Program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards. Texas Oncology delivers high-quality, high-touch care to help cancer patients achieve "More breakthroughs. More victories." -- in their fight against cancer. We are an independent, physician-led practice delivering leading-edge technology and treatment options and conducting innovative research. Founders of the practice pioneered community-based care to enable more cancer patients to receive high-quality care while staying close to the critical support of family and friends.Texas Oncology has more than 150 sites of service throughout Texas, with more than 350 physicians dedicated to serving our patients. On average, we treat more than 50,000 new cancer patients each year, with documented growth year over year. Texas Oncology pioneered the concept of community-based, outpatient, multidisciplinary cancer centers. We give local communities access to leading-edge technology that was previously only available in larger metropolitan areas. Texas Breast Specialists and Texas Urology Specialists are a part of Texas Oncology. Texas Oncology is an affiliate of The U.S. Oncology Network, which is owned by McKesson Specialty Health, a division of McKesson Corporation. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:-Oversees the statewide clinical operations for all clinical disciplines.-Maintains effective clinical staff coverage for the practice within budgetary guidelines.-Oversees the completion of performance evaluations including development of performance objectives and developmental goals each year. Assists in the development and preparation of short term and long range plans and budgets based on organization goals and objectives. Hires and coordinates training for all clinical personnel.-Directs the correct use of charge codes and educates all clinical staff in correct documentation per reimbursement guidelines.-Knowledgeable of applicable labor laws and schedules and coordinates employee vacations, sick leave and overtime.-Provides staff training and in-services as required.-Develops new services and activities of patients, families and staff in accordance with practice service objectives.-Develops annual operating goals and budget for the clinical department in support of the practices business plan under the direction of the Executive Director and Controller. Controls the clinical departments operating costs within budget parameters. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:-Bachelor's degree in nursing, healthcare, or business field required (MSN, MBA or MHA preferred).-Minimum seven years' experience in healthcare management including three years' prior supervisory experience.-Experience in Oncology/Hematology office management.-Current state licensure for applicable clinical educational background.-OCN credential preferred. PHYSICAL DEMANDS:The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand coordination. Requires standing and walking for extensive periods of time. Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 40 lbs. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range.WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Exposure to communicable diseases, toxic substances, ionizing radiation, medical preparations and other conditions common to an oncology/hematology clinic environment.About Texas Oncology:The vision of Texas Oncology is to be the first choice for cancer care. We have high standards for patient satisfaction and offer exceptional value in cancer care. We also strive to advance clinical research and develop innovative approaches to treatment of oncology and hematology disorders.The mission of Texas Oncology is to provide excellent, evidence-based care for each patient we serve, while advancing cancer care for tomorrow. To this end, we give patients access to the highest quality cancer care available today within their own local communities. Our cutting-edge technologies, treatments and research are offered in welcoming and comfortable environments. We maintain comprehensive quality oversight and responsible financial management. At all times, we pride ourselves in being moral, ethical and efficient as a medical practice and employer.We extend an extremely competitive offering of benefits to employees, including Medical Health Care, Dental Care, Vision Plan, 401-k with a matching component, Life Insurance, Short-term and Long-term disability and Wellness & Perks Programs.Come join our growing organization and enjoy knowing that you work for an organization dedicated to making the lives of others better.The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.Category:ClinicalPost to:HECNMThe US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
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