The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has retained Summit Talent Group to conduct a national executive search for the Clinical Administrative Director, Genitourinary Cancer Center.
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is one of the world’s most respected centers devoted exclusively to cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. The mission is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public. With a vision to be the premier cancer center in the world, based on the excellence of our people, our research-driven patient care and our science, we are Making Cancer History®.
The Clinical Administrative Director (CAD) for the Genitourinary Cancer Center is part of the Division of Cancer Medicine. The GU Cancer Center is one of the most active programs in the country for treating cancers of the urinary tract and male reproductive system. In this nursing leadership role, the CAD has oversight of a multidisciplinary staff. Types of cancers treated are Bladder cancer, Kidney cancer, Penile cancer, Prostate cancer, Testicular cancer, and Von Hippel-Lindau disease.
Specialized medical oncologists, surgeons and radiation oncologists collaborate closely to provide patient care through the Departments of Genitourinary, Urology and Radiation Oncology and includes:
o Genitourinary Faculty: 17
o Urology Faculty: 16
o Radiation Oncology Faculty: 6
Two clinics are part of the GU Cancer Center: the Multidisciplinary Prostate Clinic and the von Hippel Lindau (VHL) Clinic. There are 68 staff in the Center including two Nurse Managers, a Manager, Business Services, 32 nurses, 20 patient services coordinators, 9 medical assistants, an Endoscopy Technologist, and office support.
The CAD’s responsibilities include oversight of all patient care operations within the Center, strategic planning, marketing, financial management, human resource management, operations management, quality and safety initiatives, regulatory compliance, and facilities and physical asset management. The CAD also develops and maintains collegial and collaborative partnerships with key stakeholders across the institution to positively impact the center’s operations and patient care outcomes.
The ideal candidate will have eight years of clinical experience with at least two of the eight in a highly responsible management position over direct patient care activities in an academic environment. Educational and licensure requirements include a Master’s degree in Nursing (or Doctor of Nursing Practice) or in business or related field and a current Nursing license (RN/APRN) or PA license.
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