Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania
Competitive salary and benefits
Feb 17, 2017
Mar 19, 2017
Full Time


Geisinger Health System is seeking a Hematologist, focused on providing the best possible patient experience, to join our team at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center in Wilkes Barre, PA. The successful candidate is board certified with 1-3 years post fellowship experience.

The position involves inpatient and outpatient clinical responsibilities. The team is supported by advanced practitioners, nurse navigators and an infusion room staffed by oncology-certified nurses. This opportunity is located at the Henry Cancer Center on the campus of Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center. Hem/onc, rad/onc, surg/onc and infusion services are all co-located to provide patients with easy access to all specialists in one location. Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center has ACoS, QOPI, NAPBC, and ACR accreditations.

Joining our team means that you’ll have access to the latest technology to diagnose and treat cancer. This highly motivated team utilizes a personalized, innovative, multidisciplinary approach to patient care with a commitment to evidence-based practice and evaluation of outcomes. The hematology/oncology team collaborates with surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, pathologists, radiologists and psychologists to develop a plan tailored to the individual patient to achieve the best possible outcome. Geisinger’s oncology research programs are anchored by the NCI Community Oncology Research Program cooperative agreement and the national commitment to cancer research in community settings. Geisinger has membership affiliations with Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology, Children’s Oncology Group, EGOG-ACRIN, NRG Oncology, University of Rochester Cancer Center and Wake Forest. Palliative medicine services are also offered at each campus. Working with Geisinger’s Department of Oncology Innovation and Analytics, physicians have the opportunity to participate in the development of unique models of care, clinical tools and other research projects. At Geisinger, there is the opportunity to teach, to mentor and to be mentored.

For more information, please contact, Julie Dent, Talent Acquisition, at jdent1@geisinger.edu or at 570- 271-6744

** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver.

We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.