System Director Oncology Service Line

Medical Oncology O/P


Day shift

Monday- Friday

Job Summary: The System Director will identify opportunities to grow the service line by providing the highest quality outcomes and cancer treatment success rates.  The ideal candidate will have both an entrepreneurial spirit and track record of developing and growing oncology service lines.  He/she will also possess a strong operational foundation and an orientation to detail.  This position works collaboratively with physicians, system leadership, hospital leadership teams, and staff to ensure the service line meets its goals and objectives. This leader will be responsible for developing and formalizing an integrated approach to oncology throughout the system, as well as creating a cancer alliance network with Massachusetts General Hospital and other entities throughout Central Maine's service area.  In addition to the strategic and operational leadership of the Oncology Service Line, this leader will have full P&L responsibility for the service line. 


Regulatory Requirements:

·                    A Bachelor's degree is required.  A Master's degree is preferred.




·         Experience in a complex healthcare environment leading oncology services or relevant departments.  Exposure to teaching and/or academic environments is a plus.


·         Experience leading an oncology service line or major oncology-related departments.  An understanding of building a system oncology program, disease group by disease group.


·         Proven ability to partner with private and employed oncology groups. 


·         Knowledge and/or experience with Lean/Six Sigma in a physician practice setting.


·         Financial management and business development, as well as P&L experience in managing a service line.


·         A successful track record of service, growth, quality, and financial performance.


·         Experience partnering with an academic partner in clinical trials expansion, referrals, and protocol adoption.