Associate Administrator for Oncology Services Christy Wenger

Associate Administrator Christy Wenger

Christy Wenger, MBA, MHA
Associate Administrator for Oncology Services 

Christy Wenger is Associate Administrator of Oncology Services at UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center — a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center that also holds Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI®) designation.

Ms. Wenger is responsible for overseeing the strategic planning for growth, quality, service and finance for outpatient clinical oncology services at Moores Cancer Center, including bone marrow transplantation, radiation oncology, multispecialty clinic, infusion center, procedure suite, palliative care, patient and family resource center, psychosocial services, cancer registry, and billing. 

Ms. Wenger has also been responsible for integrating a five-doctor, two-site community oncology practice into an academic practice, while overseeing the conversion to electronic medical records, construction to create a hospital-based facility, staff conversion to university employees, and the opening of clinical trials and marketing campaigns. She was instrumental in Moores Cancer Center achieving QOPI certification from the American College of Surgeons.

Ms. Wenger previously served as assistant director of oncology services at Moores Cancer Center and prior to joining UC San Diego Health System, she served as vice president of operations at the Western Pennsylvania Hospital. She has more than 14 years of healthcare experience in various positions in health insurance, community relations, strategic planning and practice management.

Ms. Wenger holds a Master of Business Administration and a Master of Health Administration, both from the University of Pittsburgh. She earned her bachelor’s degree in government and economics at Franklin & Marshall College.

Contact information:

Christy Wenger
cwenger@ucsd.edu

Executive assistant: Laurel Foster
Phone: 858-822-6551