PeaceHealth is seeking a BE/BC Hematologist/Oncologist for growing team in the scenic Pacific Northwest.
Req ID: 140092
Bellingham, Washington is surrounded by stunning vistas of Puget Sound, the San Juan Islands and the North Cascade, Coast and Cascade mountain ranges. Residents enjoy unspoiled natural beauty of the area, support sustainable agriculture and participate in strong community volunteerism and education.
Our team is expanding to better serve the community. We're seeking a BE/BC Hematology/Oncology physician.
The PeaceHealth St. Joseph Cancer Center team includes 4 Medical Oncologists, 3 [soon-to-be 4] Radiation Oncologists, 2 Physician Assistants, Oncology Certified Nurses, Clinical Trials Staff, Cancer Registrars and numerous professionals who provide support services.
Our oncology providers rotate to cover satellite clinics on San Juan Island and in Ketchikan, Alaska. We also partner with PeaceHealth United General Hospital in Sedro Woolley, WA.
Why you'll love the practice:
New 35,000 square foot cancer center.
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.
Why you'll love Northwest Washington:
Bellingham is acclaimed for its small-city flavor, and has all the cultural amenities associated with being home to a major university, boasts pristine lakes, forests, salt water beaches, miles of inner-urban trails, and snow-covered peaks. We're 90 minutes north of Seattle and 20 minutes south of British Columbia, Canada. We are also rated as one of America's most desirable communities by Money, Outside, Kiplinger, Forbes, and National Geographic magazines.
Competitive compensation and robust benefits:
Excellent health, dental, and vision coverage
Fully paid malpractice insurance
Educational loan reimbursement program (up to $50,000 for those who qualify)
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, 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.