Hematologist Oncologist

Hazleton, Pennsylvania
Apr 26, 2019
Position Type
Job Title: Hematologist/Oncologist

Location: Hazleton Cancer Center, Hazleton, Pennsylvania

Department: Geisinger Cancer Institute

Hiring Manager: Rajiv P. Panikkar

Geisinger is seeking a BC/BE Hematologist/Oncologist to join its well-established Hematology/Oncology group practice located in Hazleton, Pa.

The position practice focus is general hematology/oncology, including both benign and malignant diseases. The position also involves both inpatient and outpatient clinical responsibilities. The facility offers chemotherapy, IV infusions, injections, hydrations, blood transfusions, bone marrow biopsies as well as an on-site lab. The clinic also has a dedicated social worker/patient navigator who is available to help patients navigate their cancer care, providing access to various resources and support systems.

Joining Geisinger means you'll have access to latest technology to both diagnose and treat cancer. Geisinger's Hematology/Oncology team uses a personalized, innovative and integrated approach to patient care, with a commitment to evidence-based practice and evaluation of outcomes. With our multidisciplinary approach, we bring together experts to develop a plan that's tailored for each patient. Medical Oncologists, Hematologists, Surgeons, Pathologists and Radiation Oncologists collaborate to achieve the best possible outcome. Please forward CV and letter of interest to Rajiv Panikkar, MD, Chair Cancer Services, c/o Stephanie Figueroa at smfigueroa@geisinger.edu

Discover for yourself why Geisinger has been nationally recognized as a visionary model of integrated healthcare.

OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.

ABOUT GEISINGER: Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family.

We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.*

Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality.

** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.