Vice President of Oncological Services

Mount Sinai Health System
West Palm Beach, Florida
Oct 29, 2018
Nov 28, 2018

The Mount Sinai Health System seeks a Vice President of Oncological Services to join its affiliate Jupiter Medical Center in West Palm Beach Florida!

Mount Sinai Health System in affiliation with Jupiter Medical Center, seeks to recruit an innovative and transformative physician leader to serve as Vice President of Oncological Services at Jupiter Medical Center in Jupiter, Florida and as a Medical Director for Oncology Services in the Mount Sinai Health Network. The role represents an exciting leadership opportunity to direct a comprehensive cancer center of excellence and broaden the accessibility, scope and quality of cancer care for Palm Beach County. 

The cancer program at Jupiter Medical Center is accredited by both the Commission on Cancer and the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers.  The multidisciplinary approach to cancer care includes a number of disease specific tumor boards including Breast Cancer, Thoracic Cancer, GYN Cancer and Gastrointestinal Cancer.  The Cancer program includes a variety of treatment technologies options including the Accuray Cyberknife M6, Varian Trilogy Linear Accelerator, Siemens CT Simulator, Siemens HDR technology and Sordina IOeRT.  Construction is underway on a new $50 million dollar state-of-the-art Cancer Center.  The new center will include renovation of the existing 20,000 sq. ft. center and an additional 55,000 sq. ft. of new construction located on the Medical Center campus.  New Center will also include the addition of a new Varian True Beam Linear Accelerator and the installation of a GE PET/CT.  

The Vice President of Oncological Services at Jupiter Medical Center will provide operational leadership and clinical oversight for the development and management of Oncology Services and will define the strategic direction for the Cancer Center in affiliation with Mount Sinai Hospital and its NCI-designated Tisch Cancer Institute.

The Vice President of Oncological Services at Jupiter Medical Center will ensure the delivery of evidence-based cancer care to the community and will direct the planning and delivery of all cancer related services including clinical research, community outreach, education, detection, survivorship and support group programs. 

This physician leader will collaborate with the Hospital's clinical and administrative leadership to ensure the delivery of high quality, safe and effective care in a welcoming, patient-centric environment. This is a great opportunity for a physician interested in a role as The Vice President of Oncological Services at Jupiter Medical Center, while providing comprehensive oncology care to patients. 

The Vice President of Oncological Services at Jupiter Medical Center will also serve as the primary liaison and administrative lead for the Hospital's affiliation with Mount Sinai Health System and will play a key role in Medical Staff Development as it relates to recruitment of additional physicians and the continued enhancement of the cancer care delivery network. 

Candidates for this position will be highly-respected medical oncologists with a proven track record in oncology leadership and a reputation for delivering high quality cancer care. Successful candidates will have leadership experience as a Chief, Deputy Director, Chair, Vice Chair or similar position within an academic medical center and will possess a dynamic and collaborative leadership style, excellent organizational and communication skills, programmatic development abilities and talent aligning all stakeholders to a common vision and goal. 

The ideal candidate will be board certified in medical oncology and hematology, eligible for academic rank at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mounts Sinai Health System.  

Qualified candidates must have proven clinical leadership and communications skills, as well as an established reputation for clinical and translational cancer research with academic excellence. 


About Jupiter Medical Center:

Founded in 1979, Jupiter Medical Center has become one of South Florida's most respected and preferred hospitals, consistently performing in the top 10 percent of hospitals for patient quality and satisfaction. You will find that all of the physicians, nurses, technologists, administrative staff and volunteers at Jupiter Medical Center are highly committed and dedicated to offering you world-class care, close to home.

Jupiter Medical Center is a not-for-profit 327-bed regional medical center consisting of 207 private acute-care hospital beds and 120 long-term care, sub-acute rehabilitation and hospice beds. We are reimagining how to restore the community’s health and wellness. Award-winning physicians, world-class partnerships and innovative techniques and technology enable Jupiter Medical Center to provide a broad range of services with specialty concentrations in cardiology, oncology, pediatrics, imaging, orthopedics and spine, digestive health, emergency services, lung and thoracic, women’s health, weight management and men’s health.

About Mount Sinai:

The Mount Sinai Health System is New York City’s largest integrated delivery system encompassing seven hospital campuses, a leading medical school, and a vast network of ambulatory practices throughout the greater New York region. Mount Sinai’s vision is to produce the safest care, the highest quality, the highest satisfaction, the best access and the best value of any health system in the nation. 

The System includes approximately 7,100 primary and specialty care physicians; 10 joint-venture ambulatory surgery centers; more than 140 ambulatory practices throughout the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, Long Island, and Florida; and 31 affiliated community health centers. Physicians are affiliated with the renowned Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, which is ranked among the highest in the nation in National Institutes of Health funding per investigator. The Mount Sinai Hospital is ranked as one of the nation’s top 20 hospitals in Cardiology/Heart Surgery, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Gastroenterology/GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Nephrology, and Neurology/Neurosurgery, and is in the top 50 in four other specialties in the 2017-2018 “Best Hospitals” issue of U.S. News & World Report. Mount Sinai’s Kravis Children’s Hospital also is ranked in seven out of ten pediatric specialties by U.S. News & World Report. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai is ranked 12th nationally for Ophthalmology, while Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai West are ranked regionally. 

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.   


Please specify Job Title of interest and send CV with Cover Letter to:
Alex Cano
Director Physician Recruitment
Mount Sinai Health System