Mid-Columbia Medical Center (MCMC) is seeking a Medical Oncologist to join our outstanding cancer care team at Celilo Cancer Center in The Dalles, Oregon. This is a unique opportunity to join a community-based health system that provides exceptional clinical care in an environment that promotes healing, health and wellness.
The Celilo Cancer Center at MCMC provides full-spectrum cancer care, including expertise in medical oncology, radiation oncology, radiology, pathology, breast and reconstructive surgery, as well as a lymphedema specialist and oncology trained aestheticians. We are the only American College of Radiology (ACR) Designated Lung Cancer Screening Center and the only cancer center in the Gorge accredited by both the American College of Surgeons CoC (Commission on Cancer) and the NAPBC (National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers), and the only program recognized by BICOE (Breast Imaging Centers of Excellence-ACR Accreditation). In addition, Celilo Cancer Center offers our patients genetic counseling and complementary services including acupuncture, massage, Reiki, a healing garden, and a free wig/hat program. We have a robust on-site nurse navigation program for breast cancer and oral chemotherapy, and we are proud to have chemotherapy nurses who maintain their specialty oncology nursing certification. We participate in in annual cancer screening events, survivorship, and clinical trials. We also offer grief rituals to honor the patients whom we have lost and offer many other personalized events for patients. If you would like to learn more about Celilo Cancer Center, please visit https://www.mcmc.net/our-services/cancer-care/ or https://youtu.be/Arbjz6BVwbk, which encapsulate what we strive to do daily in the lives of our patients, their families, and their caregivers.
Founded in 1901 and named one of Oregon’s top workplaces, MCMC is a nationally recognized nonprofit health system dedicated to serving residents of The Dalles and its surrounding communities. Located 85 miles east of Portland in the majestic Columbia River Gorge, The Dalles features old-growth forests, rushing waterfalls, and year-round access to outdoor recreation, including downhill and cross-country skiing, world-class water sports, and miles of hiking and mountain biking trails. The area boasts award-winning wineries, affordable housing, and, most importantly, warm, friendly people. In our small town, you will get to know your patients and their families and build relationships that will last a lifetime.
The Physician provides clinical services within the scope of practice of his/her specialty and in alignment with the Planetree philosophy and mission; adheres to all evaluation, treatment, procedure and mediation guidelines as directed by clinical and department policies and state or federal law; conducts self-in a professional manner, strictly following confidentiality policies and working cooperatively and supportively with other staff; regularly evaluates staff and provider performance, providing constructive feedback and realistic expectations.
The physician must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient/client served in the clinic, department or appropriate assignment. Based on this; knowledge, he/she provides service according to the identified age specific needs.
We are looking for:
- A Board Certified (or Board-Eligible) Physician with a Residency and Fellowship in Medical Oncology.
- MD or DO with Oregon state licensure.
- Knowledgeable with electronic medical records system.
- Great communication and interpersonal skills.
- Enjoys working with peers, clinical, and support staff.
- Competitive Base Salary plus wRVU Incentive
- Full medical/vision/dental coverage
- Long Term Disability coverage
- Retirement Plans including 401k and 457b
- Life Insurance coverage
- Generous paid time off and sick leave
- CME and additional days leave allowance
- Malpractice coverage