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Physician - Medical Oncology Job
PeaceHealth | Bellingham, Washington
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Job Description

Req ID: 140092

Employed Medical Oncology opportunity in scenic NW Washington community.

Join our collegial, patient-centered, multi-disciplinary team in providing a medically advanced and holistic approach to cancer care in our new 35,000 square foot cancer center.

We offer comprehensive cancer services, including diagnosis and management of hematologic and oncologic conditions, chemotherapy, biologic therapy, transfusions and radiation treatments. Our cancer patients and survivors have access to clinical trials, support groups, complementary therapies (yoga, massage, etc.), and spiritual care. We address our patients’ needs across the cancer continuum by providing navigation, financial counseling, nutrition services, survivorship and palliative care.


The PeaceHealth St. Joseph Cancer Center team includes 4 Medical Oncologists, 3 Radiation Oncologists, 2 Physician Assistants, Oncology Nurses, Clinical Trials Staff, Cancer Registrars and numerous professionals who provide support services.

Our oncology providers also cover satellite clinics on San Juan Island and in Ketchikan, Alaska. We also partner with PeaceHealth United General Hospital in Sedro Woolley, WA.

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Commission on Cancer accredited facility.
  • PeaceHealth has been selected to participate in the CMS Oncology Care Model which is an initiative to improve care through transformational models of care delivery.
  • General tumor board and site-specific tumor boards for breast and thoracic oncology to provide evidence-based medicine.
  • Actively involved in clinical trials.  Opportunity for investigator sponsored studies.  
  • Competitive compensation and robust benefits: generous sign-on bonus, health, dental, and vision insurance, CME reimbursement, paid time off, relocation assistance, student loan reimbursement for those candidates who qualify, and fully paid malpractice coverage. 
  • Washington has no state income tax.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Board Eligible or Board Certified in Medical Oncology.
  • Opportunity available for a leadership role, if interested. 
  • Willingness to participate in quality improvement projects, tumor boards and other practice initiatives.
  • Possession of Federal DEA number without restriction.
  • Licensure in the State of Washington or ability to obtain.

PeaceHealth Medical Group is a physician-led group with over 800 medical practitioners in communities throughout Oregon, Washington and Alaska. PeaceHealth is a not-for-profit Catholic health care system that consistently receives national recognition for innovations in patient centered care, patient safety, spirit in the workplace, and health care technology.

Bellingham, Washington is nestled on the Bellingham Bay. Only an hour-and-a-half North of Seattle, and an hour South of Vancouver, British Columbia, Bellingham offers a family-friendly community with easy access to all of the cultural amenities of a larger city.  Bellingham is surrounded by spectacular beauty from the San Juan Islands to majestic Mount Baker! Enjoy a variety of recreational opportunities including hiking, biking, sailing, kayaking, and more. Bellingham offers a high quality of life with strong schools, affordable housing and a vibrant arts community. We are rated as one of America's most desirable communities by Money, Outside, Kiplinger, Forbes, and National Geographic magazines.

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Kim Dianich.

Phone:  360-729-1409

Email:  kdianich@peacehealth.org

About PeaceHealth
 

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship – the spirit of health.

To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Bellingham, WA community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage www.peacehealth.org/careers.

Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video, and visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn!

PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.

The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

Location: Bellingham, WA, PeaceHealth St. Joseph Cancer Center (222)
Job CategoryPhysician; Physician - Specialty
Shift:  Day
FTE:  1.0 
Work Type:  Full Time

Posting Notes: Bellingham, WA || Physician; Physician - Specialty || Full Time || SPECIALTY SVCS

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About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth is a not-for-profit health care system sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace, with services in Washington, Oregon and Alaska. PeaceHealth's rigorous pursuit of exceptional medicine springs from its mission, values, and commitment to provide healing and compassionate care to patients and families.

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