Providence Health & Services Service Line Director - Oncology in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Director - Cancer Center to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska.

We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position, you will:

  • Create an environment of collegial and collaborative relationships amongst physicians, staff, the Cancer Center, and medical center colleagues.

  • Lead the development and execution of the Cancer Center vision and strategic plan.

  • Develop the Cancer Center into the premier location for cancer care in Alaska.

  • Direct and administer assigned functions to ensure high quality, cost-effective patient services which meet and/or surpass customer and accreditation standards.

  • Evaluate organization structure, reporting relationships and position incumbents to ensure high standards of performances are obtained and developed as needed.

  • Develop strategic plan with capacity to respond to current realities of quality, care and reimbursement in cancer prevention, treatment and survivorship.

  • Develop annual operating plans to meet the strategic service line’s specialty goals and support functions.

  • Lead and create new partnerships and/or business relationships with physicians, and other potential business partners.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's degree

  • 5 years leadership experience including 3 years in a healthcare setting

  • Must possess the knowledge and ability to direct and manage hospital operations through administrative ability, initiative, resourcefulness, executive and analytical ability

  • Experience in strategic planning, organizational assessment, and have highly developed leadership and interpersonal skills

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master’s degree in a health care related field

  • 3 years’ experience in oncology setting

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Director / Executive

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 203979