Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
The Network Quality and Safety Program Manager is responsible for the initial and ongoing assessment and monitoring of quality and patient safety at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute’s expanding network sites. The position involves evaluating oncology practices to assure compliance with quality and safety standards and providing consultation and support to those sites. Travel is required, mostly but not exclusively within New England.
Bachelor’s degree in health related field required. Master’s degree preferred
Previous experience in an oncology setting strongly preferred
5+ years professional experience in a healthcare setting strongly preferred
1-2 years experience in patient safety, risk management, clinical/regulatory affairs, and/or quality improvement required
The ideal candidate will have detailed knowledge of and experience in diverse oncology practice settings (e.g., community hospitals, private practices, academic medical centers), through professional experience and/or consultative/site assessment roles. The ideal candidate also will have significant formal training and/or professional certifications in patient safety, risk management, clinical/regulatory affairs, and/or quality improvement
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.