Manager, South West Regional Cancer Services
Reporting to the Director, South West Regional Cancer Program (SWRCP), the Manager is accountable system-wide improvements to the prevention of cancer and the delivery of cancer services requiring the involvement of many organizations with each one playing a vital role. The Manager will ensure that cancer services delivered throughout the South West region are of high quality, and continue to meet the needs of those that we serve. This accountability includes the direct responsibility for the operations of the South West Regional Cancer Program located at London Health Sciences Centre. More specifically the Manager has direct responsibility for the following program areas:
- Marketing, Public Relations and Patient Education
- Evaluation and Performance Management
- Diagnostic Assessment Program(s)
- Patient Accommodation and Patient Assistance
- Multi-Disciplinary Cancer Conferencing and Disease Site Team Function
The Manager is accountable for the efficient use of resources and leads staff engagement initiatives to achieve same using excellent interpersonal skills. The Manager leads change processes, helping staff to understand and appreciate the need for change and takes action to enable the change processes to occur.
The Manager is responsible for team performance and development, contributing to the development and implementation of annual operating plans and clinical work plans, monitoring human and material resource requirements and ensuring appropriate subject matter experts are engaged in planning and quality improvement activities. The ability to facilitate change with an emphasis on creative problem solving within complex adaptive systems is essential. A major focus of the role is fostering effective working relationships and linkages with clinicians, administrators and staff with other teams across the organization and with community partners across South Western Ontario.