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Manager Oncology/Med Services

Req #:  114749
Facility:  South Suburban Hospital
Department:  Management/Supervisory
City:  Hazel Crest
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

South Suburban is a 260 bed hospital with a level 2+ nursery and 24 bed Emergency Room. We also have a 5 star skilled nursing facility on site and 2 Davinci Robots in our surgical services area.

South Suburban Hospital is part of Advocate Health Care, the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest that is committed to advancing Advocate's goal of building lifelong relationships with patients by delivering the best health outcomes and highest level of service through an integrated approach to care and wellness.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in Nursing required. Master degree preferred.
  • Current Illinois RN licensure required
  • 3-5 yrs. progressive experience in healthcare management, preferably in an inpatient setting.
  • 3-5 yrs. previous clinical experience in hospital setting.
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Good human relations skills.
  • Ability to travel to other Advocate facilities in order to attend meetings.

Direct, coordinate, plan and manage the inpatient clinical activities,administrative functions, physician relations and personnel of Medical Oncology according to established policies,procedures and objectives of South Suburban Hospital in order to provide the highest quality patient care in the most cost~effective manner.


  1. Selection of qualified staff to ensure that excellent services are provided. Responsible for the planning, assessment, facilitation, direction and monitoring of staff development to ensure competence.
  2. Establishment of appropriate staffing requirements for each shift to ensure that service needs are met.
  3. Responsible for personal and professional growth and development
  4. Planning and direction of overall activities within Medical Oncology Services to ensure the provision of quality patient care.
  5. Development and implementation of short and long range goals and objectives to ensure the continued ability of Medical Oncology to meet present and future demands.
  6. Development and implementation of policies, procedures and standards to ensure compliance with federal, state and agency regulations and laws.
  7. Responsible for the preparation, implementation and monitoring of the department's expense budgets congruent with South Suburban Hospital strategic goals and in collaboration with senior management
  8. Maintenance of effective working relationships within the departments as well as with other hospital departments and the medical staff

About Advocate Health Care


Advocate Health Care, named among the nation’s Top 5 large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics, is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates more than 250 sites of care, including 12 hospitals that encompass 11 acute care hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, the state’s largest emergency and Level I trauma network, one of the area’s largest home health care companies, and the region’s largest medical group. Advocate Health Care has 4 teaching hospitals and is a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago