Chief of Hematology/Oncology

Location
Boston, Massachusetts
Salary
Competitve salary commensurate with experience & exceptional benefits package
Posted
Apr 17, 2019
Closes
May 17, 2019
Position
Chief
Education
DO, MD
Hours
Full Time

Chief of Hematology/Oncology

Atrius Health seeks a Chief of Hematology/Oncology to provide leadership, strategic vision and oversight for a 9 clinician department in the delivery of high quality hematology/oncology and infusion services in an out-patient community setting as part of a multispecialty group practice. Services include managing out-patient chemotherapy (up to and including level 4 chemo), infusions, a cancer genetics program, a cancer/tumor registry program, and collaborating with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center’s Division of Hematology/Oncology, our hospital partner, to support our patients' hospital care. The chief will also work closely with other specialties to provide truly integrated care for our patients. 

The Chief of Hematology/Oncology takes a lead in the development and implementation of innovative clinical/administrative initiatives to improve the quality and cost-effectiveness of oncology services and will work closely with clinical leadership, executive management, and senior administration to help achieve outstanding clinical performance and to engage in strategy for Oncology care across the system. The Chief reports to the Chair of Medical Specialties.

Our Hematology/Oncology department is based in our flagship Kenmore practice located just steps away from Fenway Park in downtown Boston, and also offers services in our Dedham practice, conveniently located just off of Route 128. The Kenmore practice, which also draws referrals from our other practices, includes over 150 physicians with on-site medical and surgical specialties/procedures, pharmacy and radiologic services including MRI and CT. Located in the heart of Boston's renowned medical community, this practice presents an unparalleled opportunity for professional development and advancement within a highly integrated delivery system. This position is both clinical and administrative. Opportunities for teaching exist through our affiliations with Harvard Medical School and the Tufts University School of Medicine.

Requires BC in Hematology and Medical Oncology, minimum 5 years of clinical experience, a proven track record of physician management (preferably in an ambulatory setting), a demonstrated strong interest in developing Hem/Onc clinical program initiatives, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to lead cross-functional teams. 

Atrius Health, a well-established, physician-led, multispecialty medical group in Massachusetts, is nationally recognized for transforming healthcare through clinical innovations and quality improvement. Our integrated primary and specialty practices are located throughout eastern Massachusetts and our physicians are on staff at many of Boston’s academic medical centers and community hospitals.   Our staff is comprised of like-minded colleagues similarly committed to population health and preventative medicine. 

At Atrius Health, (Dedham Medical Group, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, Granite Medical Group, PMG Associates and VNA/Hospice) we offer:

  • Robust integrated EMR system (Epic) and data warehouse
  • Predictive analytics
  • Like-minded colleagues similarly committed to population health, preventative medicine and who are interested in developing and sharing best practices
  • Proven history of care coordination and redesigning how healthcare is delivered
  • Strategic partnership with IBM/Watson Health to offer primary care physicians cloud based tools to assist with patient care 
  • Extremely competitive salary
  • Exceptional benefits package including health, dental and life insurance, 401(k) match, disability, CME reimbursement, generous PTO

Send confidential CV to Brenda Reed, Director of Physician Recruitment, Atrius Health, 275 Grove Street, Suite 3-300, Newton, MA, 02466-2275. E-mail: Brenda_Reed@atriushealth.org or call: 800-222-4606, or 617-559-8275 within MA. Visit www.atriushealth.org. EOE/AA. No third party agency.