Thompson Oncology Group is a member of Covenant Health and is the medical oncology group for the Thompson Cancer Survival Center. The group is seeking excellent hematologist/oncologists to join the region’s leading cancer program based in the Knoxville, Tennessee area. Due to increased patient volumes, there are opportunities for additional medical oncologists in our Oak Ridge, Downtown Knoxville and Morristown clinics.
About these Opportunities
- Competitive base salary with generous sign-on and RVU bonus potential 4 day work week Excellent benefits package including generous CME allowance, paid malpractice insurance and flexible relocation assistance Progressive patient support programs such as disease-specific nurse navigators, genetic counseling, clinical research, cancer outreach services, regional patient housing, and nutrition and social services Disease-specific tumor conferences and multi-disciplinary clinics Supported by a referral base of over 300 employed Covenant Medical Group providers Hospitalists routinely admit patients Educational loan forgiveness available Residency trained, board certified oncology pharmacists Accredited by ACOS Commission on Cancer
About Thompson Cancer Survival Center
Thompson Cancer Survival Center has a legacy of providing high quality cancer care in East Tennessee. We offer some of the area’s most advanced cancer diagnostic services and treatments, including advanced PET imaging exams, breast tomosynthesis, Gamma Knife, and a strong clinical research program. Our physicians are supported by a team of nurse navigators, dietitians, genetics counselors, clinical trials specialists, physicists, pharmacists, therapists, technologists, oncology nurses, social workers and counselors to provide comprehensive patient care. Thompson is proud to have six comprehensive cancer centers throughout the region for the residents of East Tennessee. We invite you to learn more and be part of our growing team.
About Covenant Health
Thompson Oncology Group and Thompson Cancer Survival Center are members of Covenant Health, an award-winning Tennessee healthcare delivery system serving 25 counties and committed to providing excellent care for our 2 million+ patients each year. We fulfill our mission to improve the quality of life in our region through comprehensive services at nearly 150 locations, including 10 hospitals; outpatient clinics; specialized behavioral, oncology and rehabilitation facilities; home care; physician practices, and community programs. With more than 11,000 employees, physicians and volunteers, Covenant Health is the area’s largest employer and has been recognized by Forbes as a Best Employer eight times. Learn more at CovenantHealth.com.
About Knoxville, Tennessee
Knoxville is an incredible combination of big city excitement and small town southern charm. Located on the Tennessee River with the Great Smoky Mountains as a backdrop, Knoxville is home to a vibrant downtown area, anchored by wonderful local restaurants and boutiques. Revitalized, historic neighborhoods dot the downtown landscape.
- Cost of living 15% below the nation average
- No state income tax
- Excellent public school, most ranking in the list of top ten schools statewide Private K-12 schools (including Christian, Catholic, and Montessori), University of TN, and numerous community colleges and technical program.