PeaceHealth is seeking a Physician - Medical Oncology based in the Bellingham community.
Req ID: 140092
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.
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.
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 L Dianich.
Phone: (360) 729-1409
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., 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 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of the founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.
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 , PeaceHealth St. Joseph Cancer Center (222) Job Category : Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician Shift: Day FTE: 1.0 Work Type: Full Time
Posting Notes: Bellingham || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician ||Physicians || Full Time || SPECIALTY SVCS
PeaceHealth Physicians are as diverse as the communities they serve, but have the following in common:Dedication to carrying on the healing mission of Jesus Christ by promoting personal and community health, relieving pain and suffering and treating each person in a loving and caring way.A shared vision of every patient receiving exceptional, compassionate evidence-based care, every time, every touch.