Job ID: 1205302 Employment Status: Full-Time More Information:
Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center is the largest hospital in Missouri and is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish Hospital's staff is composed of full-time academic faculty and community physicians of Washington University School of Medicine, supported by a house staff of residents, interns, fellows and other medical professionals. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was the first adult hospital in Missouri to be certified as a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
The Radiation Oncology Department houses a variety of therapeutic equipment, including 8 linear accelerators; a full Brachytherapy suite; a Gamma Knife center; two CT simulators and a dedicated MRI unit. Radiation Oncology is also building a proton facility due to open in January 2010. The department supports two radiation therapy technology programs and a medical dosimeter programs via affiliations with local universities.
Provides leadership of the overall management of the Barnes-Jewish Hospital Kling Proton Center. Manages and directly participates in strategic planning, program design/implementation, workflow design, marketing, finance and informatics. Working in collaboration with the Technical Manager of Radiation Therapy Services, this position is also responsible for integrating Proton Center operations into the clinical workflow of the main Radiation Therapy department.
Manages individual(s) including but not limited to: hires, trains, assigns work, manages & evaluates performance, conducts professional development plans. Ensures that the productivity and actions of that group meet/support the overall operational goals of the department as established by department leadership.
Develops and adheres to departmental staffing, revenue and/or expense budgets. Responds to changes in the business which may affect the ability to achieve the budget goals.
Develops and maintains standards of practice and practice guidelines for therapy services and clinical competencies for the radiation therapy staff in all clinical sites.
Maintains and manages patient care scope and standards of practice.
BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.
Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information
Licenses & Certifications
Certified Medical Dosimetrist
Note: not all benefits apply to all openings
- Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options - Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan - 401(k) plan - Tuition Assistance - Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts - On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location) - Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time
*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Internal Number: 1205302
About BJC Healthcare
Boone Hospital Center is a member of BJC HealthCare, one of the largest nonprofit health care organizations in the United States. BJC HealthCare has ranked as one of the top workplaces among large employers in the seventh annual St. Louis Post-Dispatch Top Workplaces for 2018 program. BJC is one of 150 Greater St. Louis employers to receive the award and the only health care system to make the list.
Boone Hospital Center has been a leader in meeting the health care needs of mid-Missourians since its founding in 1921. Boone Hospital is a regional referral center that has earned a reputation for excellence in cardiovascular medicine, obstetrics, neurology, oncology, orthopedics, and surgical services. Boone Hospital Center has been certified as a "Magnet Hospital"? three consecutive times by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and has twice been named as one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals by Thomson Reuters.