Job Description

Montage Health’s application process has changed effective 12/20/2019.
If you submitted an online application prior to 12/20/2019, you will be required to recreate your profile information if you want to apply to any new positions. You will no longer have access to your previously saved profiles and applications. Current employees applying for transfer into a posted position must also create a profile.

  • CHOMP has been voted the Best Place to Work in Monterey County for 10 straight years
  • Excellent Pay and Generous Benefits including a Pension and Continuing Education Reimbursement
  • Excellent Team Oriented Culture
  • Free Gym for Employees

Job Description:

The Assistant Director for Outpatient Oncology and the Comprehensive Cancer Center reports to the Department Director and works collaboratively with the Medical Director for the Comprehensive Cancer Center. Under the leadership of the department director, the assistant director collaborates with the director in planning, goal setting, developing department budgets, and coordinating supplies/equipment, staffing, and care/service to carry out the department’s responsibilities in an efficient and effective manner in conjunction with and support of Community Hospital’s strategic plan.

The assistant director is responsible and accountable for assigned tasks such as supervising the department’s daily operations, including but not limited to, being a resource and role model to staff for problem resolution with issues with patient care, service delivery, safety, supplies, equipment, computer software, and customer concerns.

The assistant director ensures staff have the appropriate orientation/training and competence for the care/service provided and that all staff adhere to Exceeding Expectations standards for professional conduct. This is achieved through supportive training, coaching, developing, evaluating staff performance, policy/procedure enforcement, and corrective action, if necessary.

The assistant director plays a major role in supporting quality initiatives through ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements (including compliance with the Commission on Cancer standards), collection and analysis of quality and performance improvement data, assisting with development of future performance improvement targets and quality initiatives, and development or revision of department policies and procedures, as needed.

The assistant director supports financial viability with attention on expenses, revenue, utilization and productivity in assigned cost centers, and tactical execution of Lean concepts.  Direct reports will include staff nurses, ancillary and support staff.

Experience:

Must have at least 3 years of acute care hospital RN experience and be qualified by education and experience in the care of cancer patients, including chemotherapy administration. Must demonstrate competence to participate in interdisciplinary formulation of individual treatment plans, providing skilled oncology nursing care and therapy and ability to direct, monitor and evaluate the nursing care furnished.  Previous management or charge nurse experience within the past three years is preferred.

Education:

Bachelor’s degree required, BSN/MSN preferred.

Licensure/Certification:

State of CA RN license required. American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS required. OCN certification is preferred or must complete OCN certification within three years of hire.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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Assigned Work Hours:

Full Time

Exempt

40 hours per week

Position Type:

Regular

Application Instructions

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