The Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics is seeking a 100% Chief Radiation Therapist. Responsibilities will include: managing planning and operational activities, directing the radiation therapy staff in Therapeutic Radiation Oncology to provide safe and effective imaging and treatment delivery; and ensuring efficient operation by ongoing evaluation of quality of care, efficiency of service, safety and quality control parameters.
Qualified applicants will have a Master’s degree in Health Care Administration, Public Health, or Business Administration, or an equivalent combination of directly related education and experience.
The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC) is a beautiful, state-of-the-art 900 bed tertiary care center. UIHC is HIMSS level 7 certified in both inpatient and outpatient care as well as a 2014 HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award Recipient. Iowa City, Iowa, is a lovely midwest community with amenities in excess of population. Iowa City is the only recognized UNESCO City of Literature in North America. It is home to a new arts and theater facility, Hancher Auditorium, which opened in 2016. Enjoy all of the cultural offerings of a major university community, the excitement of “Hawkeye” athletics, an outstanding multicultural public-school system, and excellent housing opportunities. Come and work with some of America’s best physicians in our nationally top-ranked programs.
The Holden Comprehensive Cancer center is an NCI designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Department of Radiation Oncology is an elite program in research funding through the NIH. It has been an innovator in implementation of image-guided therapies and maintains both investigator initiated and cooperative group trials. We maintain high patient satisfaction scores and remain patient centered in all our clinical activities.
Please see http://jobs.uiowa.edu/
, requisition #72255 for detailed information regarding specific position qualification requirements and responsibilities.The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
About this company
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics—recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States—is Iowa's only comprehensive academic medical center and a regional referral center.
We are committed to providing patient-focused care—available to every person, around the clock—in an environment devoted to innovative care, excellent service, and exceptional outcomes.
In our 2014 fiscal year, we employed 1,617 physicians, residents, and fellows, and 6,730 non-physician employees, including 1,904 professional nurses. We're assisted each year by a dedicated corps of more than 1,500 volunteers.
UI Hospitals and Clinics and UI Children's Hospital together deliver quality care in collaboration with University of Iowa Physicians, the state's largest multi-specialty medical and surgical group practice composed of faculty physicians of the UI Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine. These partners work together as University of Iowa Health Care, to provide patient care, conduct biomedical research, and train the next generation of health professionals. Simply stated, our mission is: Changing Medicine. Changing Lives.® http://www.uihealthcare.org/
Location/Region: Iowa City, IA