Hematology/Oncology Opportunities

Location
Danville,Wilkes-Barre,Scranton Pennsylvania (US)
Salary
Competitive salary and benefits
Posted
Jun 30, 2017
Closes
Sep 01, 2017
Hours
Full Time

Hematology/Oncology Opportunities

Geisinger Health System is seeking hematology/oncology physicians focused on providing the best possible patient experience. 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.

Geisinger Medical Center (GMC) – Danville, PA

GMC is looking for board-certified physicians in hematology and/or oncology who are interested in malignant hematology, breast cancer and general hematology/oncology. The position involves inpatient and outpatient clinical responsibilities. The infusion room at GMC is staffed by a seasoned group of oncology-certified nurses. The FACT-accredited Bone Marrow Transplant Program is based at the Danville location. The team is supported by a number of advanced practitioners, nurse navigators and case managers. GMC has QOPI, ACoS, NAPBC and ACR accreditations.

Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center (GWV) – Wilkes-Barre, PA

GWV is seeking physicians board certified in both hematology and oncology. There is the opportunity to focus on malignant and benign hematology as well as on solid tumor. 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. 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. GWV has ACoS, QOPI, NAPBC, and ACR accreditations.

Geisinger Community Medical Center (GCMC) – Scranton, PA

GCMC is seeking physicians who are dually certified in hematology and oncology to join Geisinger’s newest cancer care site. The facility opened in October 2016 and is located within GCMC. Physicians may participate in the development of unique models of care, clinical tools and other research projects. The team at GCMC is supported by advanced practitioners, nurse navigators and an infusion room staffed by oncology-certified nurses. 

Join the team that America is watching.

David T. Feinberg, MD, who began his tenure as president and chief executive officer of Geisinger Health System last year, said it best: “Practicing at Geisinger is a tremendous opportunity to further your career at an organization that is having an impact on healthcare throughout the United States. America definitely pays attention to what we are doing here, and we welcome the opportunity to set an example as we provide innovative and compassionate care and better serve our patients.”

Please forward CV and letter of interest to:

Rajiv Panikkar, MD, Director, Cancer Services,
 c/o Julie Dent, Talent Management, jdent1@geisinger.edu.

**Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.