Carilion Clinic Clinical Project Manager - Oncology in Roanoke, Virginia

Job Summary

Be at your best with an organization that equips you to do so. Whose people unite in making lives better. At Carilion Clinic, we help communities stay healthy and our region grow stronger through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. As part of our team you can expect professional stability, strong technological resources, and the advancement potential of a regional leader.

Based in Roanoke, VA, we are an award-winning, community-based network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions. Explore how joining a regional leader can enhance your ability to learn, grow, and succeed.

This is an Oncology/Palliative multifaceted role that consists of project management that includes quality improvement oversight. Selected candidate will function as the quality coordinator for the oncology cancer committee to ensure the Commission on Cancer (CoC) standards is maintained to ensure sustained accreditation. Works as a clinical educator for Adult Oncology/Infusion Clinic/Radiation/Palliative based services. Employee will serve as a chemotherapy/biotherapy resource within the organization.

Supports Carilion’s hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. Directs and maintains projects across all oncology servicesrelated to clinical practice, research and education, to include strategy, design, planning, procurement, development, and implementation. Responsible for leading and facilitating significant Oncology/Palliative Care Service change initiatives intended to improve clinical quality, patient safety and/or patient experience in an efficient, effective and timely manner. The position provides leadership in the development and implementation of the organization’s quality improvement, patient safety and risk management priorities and goals. The position will facilitate complex root cause analysis of adverse and sentinel events. The position also requires facilitation of teams or projects associated with accreditation, medical staff, licensure, regulations, clinical initiatives or patient safety strategies.Responsible for budget preparation and project scheduling in coordination with all stakeholders across service lines

Minimum Qualifications

Education : Bachelor's degree required. Master's Degree preferred. RN with BSN preferred; MSN preferred.

Experience : Minimum of five (5) years leadership or healthcare equivalent experience preferred. Minimum of four (4) years experience in Project Management or recent demonstrated project success of a Carilion multi-department leadership project. . Minimum of four years clinical experience as a Registered Nurse with experience in Oncology and/or Palliative Care preferred.

Licensure/Certification : Oncology certification required. Certification in project management preferred.

Other : Must satisfactorily complete orientation processes.Demonstrated project management skills. Ability to build rapport and establish relationships through strong interpersonal skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong presentation skills. Ability to work independently with minimal direction. Proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet computer software and data analysis.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY: Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage: Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment: Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion: Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity: Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

Requisition Number: 24603

Employment Status: Full time

Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital

Shift: Day

Shift Details: Mostly day but requires flexibility as may require late and early days and some weekend

Recruiter: EMILY L HICKS

Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4150

Recruiter Email:


As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve.

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

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