Job Vacancy Clinical Manager, Radiation Therapy MD Anderson Cancer Center

Job title: Clinical Manager, Radiation Therapy

Company: MD Anderson Cancer Center

Job description: The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston is one of the world’s most respected centers focused on cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. It was named the nation’s No. 1 hospital for cancer care in U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 rankings. It is one of the nation’s original three comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute.


1. Maintenance of Radiation Therapy Standards of Practice

  • Manage the department’s adherence to Radiation Therapy Standards of Practice as outlined by ARRT/ASRT across all locations.
  • Coordinate operational activities across department, section, and discipline components related to Therapy practice.
  • Interprets, executes and provides input into the development of policies and procedures for Therapy services.
  • Advance the quality of sectional practice to promote an environment of safety and regulatory compliance.
  • Supports and ensures progressive transition/implementation of new radiation and imaging oncology services and technologies throughout the practice

2. Management of Cancer Network Initiatives

  • Provide leadership in Division operations through collaborative interaction with matrix management across established partner sites and affiliates.
  • Serve as content expert and liaison of Therapy practice for partner/affiliate sites.
  • Provide direct observation and evaluation of therapy practice via site visits and participation in network meetings.
  • Promote an interdisciplinary approach to new technology implementation initiatives.
  • Collaboration with sites on process improvement/knowledge-sharing opportunities.
  • Provide constructive feedback regarding observation outcomes
  • Facilitate team engagement while fostering a positive open communicative environment
  • Monitor compliance with institutional standards and external accrediting agency standards

Therapy Manager, Radiation Therapy Services

3. Provide administrative leadership related to accreditation and inspection

  • Formulate and institute improvement pathways in the clinical environment as they pertain to sectional operations.
  • Ensure maintenance of regulatory compliance and adherence with all regulatory bodies including but not limited to JC and CMS.
  • Collaboration with the Director and other hospital leaders to ensure operations are strategically aligned with the mission, vision, and values of MD Anderson Cancer Center.
  • Effective assessment and evaluation of sectional staff.

4. Communication skills

  • Demonstrate written and oral skills to effectively communicate with direct and indirect reports, peers, customers, superiors, and faculty.
  • Display active listening skills that convey receptiveness and willingness to consider varying viewpoints and positions.

5. Effectively lead multidisciplinary initiatives/projects

  • Provide effective and efficient leadership of sectional and multi-sectional clinical initiatives that support the strategic direction of the division.
  • Collaboratively engage divisional institutional teams toward the completion of assigned projects and tasks.
  • Facilitate attainment of expected outcomes of assigned tasks.

General Manager Responsibilities

  • Enter and transmit data to computers via keyboard and mouse, views data visually on the monitor screen and in printed format
  • Participate in meetings, communicating verbally and in writing
  • Travel by commercial carriers outside the institution
  • Walk distances within the institution and between campus buildings and stands for long periods of time in the course of daily business
  • Synthesize information and communicate instructions clearly both verbally and in writing.
  • Communicate using telecommunication equipment

Other Duties as Assigned

Expected salary:

Location: Houston, TX

Job date: Fri, 01 Sep 2023 23:44:48 GMT

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