Director of Oncology Service Line

Location: Potsdam, NY
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $90,000.00 - $122,000.00
Degree: Bachelor; Master;
Date: 1/7/2018
Job ID: 02524339
Job Description
What's Exciting About This Opportunity?

Join our team and live in beautiful Potsdam, NY where the Village of Potsdam is nestled in the St. Lawrence River Valley near the northern foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. Enjoy the scenic Racquette River where it bisects the community and provides residents and visitors with panoramic riverine views, convenient recreational access and is a source of renewable energy for the Village's generation of hydro-electric power. Potsdam is recognized as one of the industrial and commercial centers of St. Lawrence County given its hydropower assets, its agricultural and mineral wealth. Today the Village is best known as a center for healthcare, education and retail trade in Northern New York. Join our team as we continue to assist in furthering the establishment of Oncology Service Line Approach, execution of Oncology Strategic Vision and that of our Medical Director for Oncology Services, thriving and growing hospital serving patients and needs that have far distance to travel for tertiary level care.


Under the general guidance of the Assistant Vice President of Strategic Planning, provide strategic and operational leadership to the oncology department, Medical and Radiation Oncology, providing leadership of physicians, individual employees and work teams to achieve defined goals, objectives and outcomes in the areas of service, quality, finance, engagement and growth and providing for the efficient management of department resources to achieve goals and outcomes.


1. Strategic Leadership

2. Operational Leadership: 

3. Financial Leadership

4. Quality Leadership

5. Service Leadership

7+ years as a proven and experienced Director of Oncology Services who can continue to enhance and grow this comprehensive cancer program. 
Position requires experience in providing strategic leadership for the development of the service line so that a full continuum of care is created. 

This position requires demonstrated the development of a detailed business plan with clear objectives to enhance patient, physician, and employee satisfaction; demonstrated experience in increasing market share and contribution margin; developing  and meeting/exceeding annual goals and objectives; improving clinical and operational performance; preparing and implementing the staffing plan for those services for which the Director has direct responsibility. 
The service area includes Medical and Radiation Oncology.

An active member of the American College of Oncology Administrators & experience within the areas of American College of Radiation Oncology (ACRO), Commission on Cancer (CoC), Quality Oncology Practice Initiatives (QOPI), & Oncology Medical Home.