This position provides clinical and operative leadership to the Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Clinic & Infusion Center for Doernbecher Children\u2019s hospital. S/he plans for and develops the clinical programming of the practice including assuring optimal quality of care and the continuity for patients and their families. S/he is responsible for guiding/overseeing day-to-day clinical operations including: all human resource functions of recruitment, training, ongoing development, and clinical compliance of nurses, medical assistants, and patient access service staff; adherence to 7-days a week effective delivery of clinical patient care and compliance with administrative and clinical policies, procedures, and standard work; partnering with the Hematology/Oncology practice Medical Director, Doernbecher Ambulatory Director, and other medical providers and disciplines to assure quality patient/family centered care; developing and monitoring variances to the practice financial budget; responsibility for the facility in tandem with OHSU Facilities as well as oversight of the refrigeration and freezer temperature monitoring systems and the protection of the supplies within; and delivering the highest level of quality service to our patients and their families, ensuring their needs are met in a warm, timely and professional manner.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm