UW Medicine’s mission is to improve the health of the public by advancing medical knowledge, providing outstanding primary and specialty care to the people of the region, and preparing tomorrow’s physicians, scientists and other health professionals. UW Medicine owns or operates Harborview Medical Center (HMC), UW Medical Center (UWMC), Valley Medical Center (VMC), a network of UW Medicine Neighborhood Clinics (UWNC) that provide primary care, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, Airlift Northwest, and other owned, operated or affiliated entities as appropriate. In addition, UW Medicine shares in the ownership and governance of Children’s University Medical Group and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), a partnership among UW Medicine, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research, and Seattle Children’s. SCCA has a single mission for the pursuit of better, longer, richer lives for our patients.
Nationally recognized, lifesaving cancer care.
UW Medicine has an outstanding opportunity for a Service Line Administrator (SLA) of Oncology Services. Reporting to the Chief Health System Officer of UW Medicine (UWM), you will be responsible for the successful development, growth, and strategic integration of the Oncology Services across UWM. The Oncology SLA will identify and report on key Service Line targets and metrics. Be accountable for providing both operational and administrative leadership and oversight. Provide administrative and strategic direction while mentoring and developing leaders and staff.
Operational Oversight: Ambulatory Sites at UWMC-Montlake and UWMC-Northwest.
Coordinated Oversight: Inpatient Units at HMC, UWMC-Montlake, UWMC-Northwest. Ambulatory Sites at HMC, VMC, and close coordination with the SCCA.
Administrative Leadership: Ensure the development and implementation of the Service Line strategic vision, strategic plan, and associated business plans in partnership UWM and SCCA clinical and administrative leadership.
Strategic Program Planning & Implementation: Lead and facilitate the approved UWM/SCCA Strategic Plan related to Oncology Services and the UW Medicine Patients Are First goals in these areas. Collaborate as the key liaison with UW Medicine entities, SCCA, Strategic Partners, and other affiliated parties. Partner with UWM Strategic Marketing & Communications and UWM Strategic Outreach departments to complete new program development/expansion plans and to coordinate marketing and physician outreach in messaging campaigns.
The Oncology SLA works closely with the Medical Director of the Oncology Services and the UWM Executive Directors to ensure service line strategic goals and targets are met and all sites meet UWM standards.
Master's degree in Business Administration, Healthcare Administration, or other health-related field.
Minimum of six to eight years of successful leadership in hospital, clinic, or health system management with increasing levels of responsibility
An equivalent combination of education and experience may substitute for stated requirements.
Strong understanding of Ambulatory Network/Providers.
Prefer experience with Oncology services (clinical and/or operational).
Demonstrated ability in critical thinking, analysis and business plan development.
Demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively within complex organizational structures.
Demonstrated ability in strategic planning, to include specific areas of outreach and marketing.
Demonstrated ability to develop teams and manage to successful outcomes.
Demonstrated ability to build effective and visionary teams that are cross functional and inter-institutional.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.