The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), located in Seattle, Washington, is part of a dynamic collaboration among three organizations known nationally and internationally for their patient care and research: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, and Seattle Children's. Over the past 25 years, these institutions have worked together to support their mission of adult and pediatric oncology patient care services, research and education.
The Business Analyst - Clinical Business Operations/Project Manager (Analyst) provides operational support and project management within and across the Division of Clinical Operations to support the Directors of Clinical Operations to achieve the organizations strategic goals. A primary strategic goal that this position will initially support is to reduce the length of time for oncology clinical trials to be made available for patient enrollment and treatment while ensuring the highest level of patient safety, clinical trial protocol compliance and clinical billing compliance.
The scope of responsibilities includes identifying, through analysis and observation, opportunities for improvement, developing and managing metrics and analytic reports that demonstrate the impact of improvement efforts, and preparing business plans for strategic initiatives and operational improvements. Collaborates with process owners, technology owners, and stakeholders within the SCCA and at SCCA partner organizations to identify project scope, goals, deliverables, and success criteria. This may include traditional project management, project advising for operational staff and/or project coordination/administrative activities in support of a multi work stream effort.
The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance was incorporated in 1998 as a separate, jointly governed non-profit that included the cancer programs of three partners. Seattle Cancer Care Alliance is a cancer treatment center that unites doctors from Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center, University of Washington Medical Center, and Seattle Children’s. The purpose of this organization is to provide state-of the-art patient and family centered care; support the conduct of cancer clinical research and education; enhance access to improved cancer interventions; and advance the standard of cancer care regionally and beyond. The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance is the only NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center in the Northwest, and according to the National Cancer Data Base, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance patients in general have better survival rates than patients treated at other cancer treatment centers.