Cancer Services Medical Director

Employer
Penn Medicine Princeton Health
Location
Plainsboro, NJ
Salary
competitive
Posted
Oct 13, 2020
Closes
Nov 12, 2020
Ref
52376_390961
Hours
Full Time

Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

Position Description:

Penn Medicine Princeton Health (PMPH), in conjunction with the Penn Medicine Cancer Service Line, is seeking a Hematologist/Medical Oncologist to join our team to provide inpatient and outpatient clinical services and work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary program that includes surgical oncology, radiation oncology, gynecologic oncology and other surgical subspecialties. The oncology program is staffed by a full complement of support services including advanced practice providers, nurse navigators, social work, palliative care, financial counseling and pastoral care.

The cancer program at Penn Medicine Princeton Health is a member of the Penn Medicine Cancer Service Line, integrating cancer care among the 6 Penn Hospitals including the NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center based at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Penn Medicine Princeton Health is strategically focused on investing in the development of a comprehensive cancer program including the construction of a state-of–the-art cancer center. It is anticipated that oncology clinicians practicing at Princeton will have close ties with faculty at all Penn Medicine Programs including its NCI centers, with ample opportunity for collaborative activities including conferences and clinical research.

Selected candidates will be joining a network of primary and specialty care practitioners, including board certified internists, and family medicine physicians who specialize in preventive, routine, and acute care for adults and children. Further, as a Penn Medicine Physician at Princeton, you will be affiliated with the 231-bed state-of-the-art Princeton Medical Center (PMC), the cornerstone of a 171-acre healthcare campus that will house the future cancer center.

Interested candidates can e-mail CV and cover letter to Courtney Earp, Physician Recruiter, at: Courtney.Earp@pennmedicine.upenn.edu.

Requirements:

* M.D. degree; completed an accredited internship and residency

* Board Certified/Board Eligible in both hematology and oncology

* Exceptional communication and leadership skills

Additional Information:

Princeton Medical Center is located in the Central New Jersey town of Plainsboro, a short distance from downtown Princeton, New Jersey. The town of Princeton is roughly equidistant to Philadelphia and New York City and close to many major highways that serve these cities (e.g. Interstate 95 and U.S. Route 1). It is a cosmopolitan town, known for its architectural and natural beauty, of approximately 30,000 residents.

Situated alongside tree-lined streets, downtown Princeton is the home of Princeton University, specialty shops, restaurants and parks. Princeton and the University are accessible by many means of transportation, including Amtrak and NJ Transit, and has its own NJ Transit train station. There are also many big businesses and institutions in the surrounding area including Pharma, Rutgers and NYC. Central Jersey is a very family friendly area and nice place to settle down.

Backed by the strength of Princeton Health, Penn Medicine Princeton Medicine Physicians offers a network of more than 160 board certified practitioners – working together to provide comprehensive and coordinated care throughout Central New Jersey. Our highly trained physicians are experts in their fields and are skilled in preventive healthcare, as well as surgical and non-surgical treatment of acute and chronic health conditions.

We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees.

* Competitive compensation, along with a full benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and malpractice insurance and generous CME allowance, as well as quality incentives

* The opportunity to work alongside knowledgeable staff, administrative support and Magnet-designated nurses

* A team that delivers safety, quality, service and value every day, one patient at a time

* Princeton Medicine Physicians is actively involved in population health initiatives through our participation in an Accountable Care Organization and a Clinically Integrated Network

To apply, visit:

www.PennMedicine.org/PhysicianCareers

Search for Job ID #52376_390961.

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All employees are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless granted a medical or religious exemption. Princeton Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE M/F/D/V.

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