Swedish Medical Center Manager Cancer Informatics, Quality and Registry - Swedish Cancer Institute Health Info Services in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Manager of Cancer Informatics, Quality and Registry (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in Swedish Cancer Institute Health Info Services at Swedish First Hill located in Seattle, WA.

The Manager of Cancer Informatics, Quality and Registry works at the direction of the Director of Quality and Clinical Practice and with key physician/scientists to provide expertise and leadership in meeting informatics, quality and cancer registry needs across the Swedish Cancer Institute (SCI) network.

  • Develops dashboards andactions plans to optimize performance and meet quality and service goals

  • Serves as operationalmanager for data/informatics areas of the Swedish Cancer Institute, includingoperational oversight of performance improvement, strategy, and quality andinformatics

  • Oversees project managers and analysts as necessary. Managementresponsibilities include supervising staff, developing and managing budgets,implementing quality and regulatory plans, and other management duties asnecessary

  • Leads efforts to assurecompliance with accreditation and regulatory bodies for the cancer registry,including the ACoS Commission on Cancer survey

  • Remains informed ofemerging developments and trends in the local, regional, and nationalhealthcare markets

  • Keeps up to date on innovative ideas and technology in theindustry and assembles teams to address these as appropriate

  • Provides leadership withinthe Cancer Registry to improve and update registry studies and processes

  • Provides expertprogram/project management and support for assigned teams across Swedish

  • Regularly reviewsfacility-specific performance metrics with Director and operational leaders.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's degree in Health Administration, Business Administration, Public Health Administration or equivalent, preferred

  • Minimum of three years related experience or training in at least two of the following areas- administration in hospitals with comprehensive programs and services, administration of medical group(s) with hospital affiliation(s), informatics implementation of health care programs or health care consulting for hospital and/or ambulatory care clients

  • Ability to lead multidisciplinary teams to gain consensus

  • Must possess analytical skills and the ability to develop and assess strategic and business plans

  • Ability to effectively communicate information and reports to professionals, clients, customers, and external communities

  • Ability to work in an internal consultant or senior staff role, with or without management authority

  • Experience with quality improvement, lean management, or IS system implementation

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities simultaneously

  • In depth knowledge of the health care industry and its continual evolution

About the First Hill Campus The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Informatics

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: First Hill Arnold Bldg (WA181) 1221 Madison Seattle, 98104

Req ID: 205175