Excellent Full-time Opening for Hematologist/Oncologist – Danbury, CT – 60 Miles from New York City

Danbury, Connecticut
Jan 10, 2019
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Excellent Full-time Opening for Hematologist/Oncologist – Danbury, CT – 60 Miles from New York City

Western Connecticut Medical Group has as excellent opportunity for a full-time, employed Hematologist/Oncologist at Danbury Hospital in Danbury, CT. Danbury is located about 60 miles northeast of New York City in scenic Fairfield County and near the border of Westchester and Putnam Counties in New York state. Our long established, and busy practice includes six physicians and three Advanced Practitioners. Our office is based in Praxair Cancer Center within the Danbury Hospital Campus. We offer multi-disciplinary cancer care, collaborating with Surgical and Medical sub-specialties, Radiation Oncology, and Palliative Care. Additionally, we offer Diagnostic Imaging, Cancer Genetics, Radiation Therapy, Cancer Research, and Trials and Psychological, and Social Support Services. There is some teaching of medicine residents and medical students.

Our employed practice sees a broad spectrum of Hematology/Oncology patients in the office and hospital. The ideal candidate will be board certified/eligible in both Hematology and Oncology, and looking to join a dedicated and collegial team. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, including base salary plus incentives, and allowances for CMEs and Dues expenses, as well as relocation.

Established in 1885, Danbury Hospital is a not-for-profit community hospital providing Greater Danbury area residents convenient access to exceptional care. Danbury Hospital is part of Western Connecticut Health Network, which also includes New Milford and Norwalk Hospitals as well as over 70 outpatient practice locations. Danbury Hospital has 371 beds and is a Level II Trauma Center with approximately 70,000 ED visits per year. As a teaching hospital, we are affiliated with the University of Vermont College of Medicine, Ross University, American University of the Caribbean, and Yale School of Medicine. Our Medical Group includes 400+ physicians, and 150+ advanced practice providers serving a geographically broad region throughout Western Connecticut and eastern New York.

Danbury, Connecticut, located in the foothills of the Berkshire Mountains and on the border of New York State, is about 60 miles northeast of New York City and 60 miles west of Hartford, CT. As part of the greater NY metropolitan area, the city of Danbury enjoys both proximity to New York City culture and access to a wide variety of outdoor activities including hiking, biking, fishing, and boating in state and regional parks, and preserves. Danbury is home to Western Connecticut State University as well as a number of historical sites, museums, theaters, and art galleries. Surrounded by a number of quaint towns with scenic New England landscapes, the area offers a variety of excellent housing and school options. Boston, New York City, New Haven, and Hartford are easily accessible via train, car, or bus. 

Western Connecticut Health Network and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity Employers. This philosophy calls for equal opportunities for employment, training, and advancement regardless of sex, race, creed, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, religion, disability, sexual orientation or any other status protected by law.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Jeanette Unger, Physician Recruiter via email: jeanette.unger@wchn.org or phone: 203-739-7864.