Vice President, Oncology and Digestive Health Services

WellStar Health System | Marietta, Georgia 30066

Salary Range: $240,000.00 - $260,000.00
Date Posted: May 22, 2019
Opportunity Code: 17978


Work as the VP, Oncology and Digestive Health Services for WellStar Health System, a highly awarded and acclaimed health network near Atlanta, Georgia

The Position
  • The Vice President, Oncology and Digestive Health Services serves as the driving force behind service line integration, market growth and operational improvement for the Oncology and Digestive Health service lines
  • Oversee multiple units including Cancer Registry, Radiation Oncology, Genetic Counseling, Navigators, Cyber-Knife and Digestive Health
  • The Vice President is a goal-oriented leader, focused on delivering high quality outcomes and profitability 
  • Manage 5-8 senior leaders who will oversee day-to-day operations of the service lines, while you provide guidance regarding high-level strategy, finances and business development opportunities
  • The VP should be collaborative and communicative to ensure strong patient, employee and physician satisfaction
  • Requires 10+ years’ of experience in healthcare operations leading multiple departments through strategy and process changes
  • Must have at least five years of experience in oncology care with an acute care facility or physician group; digestive health background is a plus
  • Minimum Master’s degree required

The Organization
  • The VP, Oncology and Digestive Health Services will work primarily out of the WellStar Kennestone Hospital in Marietta, Georgia
  • This 633-bed community hospital continually earns its distinction as a "Top 100" hospital with ongoing investment in new technologies like Georgia’s first CyberKnife®, TomoTherapy® and da Vinci® robotic surgical systems.
  • As part of WellStar Health System, the Kennestone facility is only one of 11 hospitals and more than a half dozen oncology clinics
  • WellStar Kennestone Hospital is an Accredited Chest Pain Center, a certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, and a Level II Trauma Center

The Community
  • Marietta, one of Atlanta’s largest suburbs, boasts a mild climate and an array of entertainment options like museums, live theatres and unique restaurants  
  • With easy access to Atlanta, you’ll be able to enjoy the suburban lifestyle with big-city amenities like professional sporting events, world-class shopping and amusement parks 
  • Despite its close proximity to Atlanta, cost of living in Marietta is considerably lower and residents enjoy fairly short commutes when driving into the city – typically around 30 minutes
  • With over 30 colleges and universities located in the city, Atlanta is considered a center for higher education, not to mention its diverse music scene and the largest airport in the world
  • The National Civic League judged Marietta one of the 10 best communities in the nation as a 2006 All-America City, the oldest and most-respected community recognition award in the country
  • From the popular farmers market to shows or emerging and established painters and sculptors, there is entertainment around every corner


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