Ascension Health Oncology Director - Physician Practices in Troy, Michigan

Job ID: 262743

Oncology Director - Physician Practices

Troy, Michigan


Additional Job Information

Title: Dir-Physician Practice Mgmt

City, State: Troy,MI

Location: Troy Office Center - 34030

Department: Oncology Admin

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 40 hours,Weekly - Generally 8-5 with some early morning and late evening meetings.

About Us

St. John Providence Health System is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.

Our Mission, Vision and Values: St. John Providence Health System, as a Catholic health ministry, is committed to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals in the communities we serve, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable.

Our Values: We are called to: Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication

Our Vision: Our passion for healing calls us to cultivate trust, advocate wellness, and transform healthcare.

Job Description


The Oncology Director - Physician Practices develops and implements policies, procedures and strategies that support physician practice development initiatives.


  • Acquires, plans, and transitions new physician practices. Engages in physician contract development and negotiations, financial analysis, operations and practice transition planning. Serves as negotiator for contracts with physicians. Facilitates contracts and review by appropriate departments.

  • Meets with hospital administration and/or physician practice to obtain information/specifications and to assess the economics and other characteristics of the opportunity. Reviews overall recruitment process and makes strategic recommendations to obtain best possible outcomes.

  • Collaborates with appropriate departments to develop effective physician marketing plans. Markets opportunity to potential candidates.

  • Manages staff relations including performance management, staff satisfaction and conflict management. Performs and oversees scheduling, recruitment and payroll.

  • Assures compliance with all Front Desk Procedure Manual policies. Completes self audit tool on the agreed schedule.

  • Prepares annual departmental budgets with detailed objectives and performance measures and submits for administrative approval. Monitors budget usage throughout the year to determine fiscal performance and makes appropriate adjustments/recommendations.

  • Works with the Quality and Compliance Department that supports St. John Health physician practices by developing and implementing programs and policies designed to: enhance the quality of medical care provided; to help achieve managed care quality incentive goals; to improve accuracy and efficiency of coding for professional billing services; and to facilitate compliance with the SJPHS Compliance Program, including state and federal regulatory requirements.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration, Finance, Business or similar field required

  • Master’s degree preferred

Work Experience:

  • 5 years experience with oncology practice management or oncology operations highly desired.

  • Experience in managing a large physician practice group strongly preferred

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St. John Providence Health System is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The information requested on this application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this application, please let us know.

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