Internal Medicine Physician - Outpatient Cancer Clinic

Employer
Geisinger
Location
Wilkes-Barre, PA
Posted
Jul 25, 2021
Ref
R-16888
Specialty
Internal Medicine
Position Type
Permanent
Job Summary

Join us at the Henry Cancer Center in Wilkes-Barre, PA where we are currently expanding by 92,000 square feet; including a dedicated inpatient unit, expanded infusion center, apheresis unit, radiation oncology area, new PET CT, and main lobby.

Job Duties

  • Work with a team of Hematologists, Medical Oncologists, BMT specialists, Radiation Oncologists, Palliative Medicine physicians, AP’s, Hem/Onc fellows, and internal medicine residents
  • Evaluate patients in the Cancer Concern Clinic – patients referred with a mass, enlarged lymph node, or other symptoms that require more evaluation. Working closely with the cancer center team, this physician will guide work up of patients and then hand off to the appropriate Hem/Onc physician or return to PCP.
  • Evaluate patients for same-day sick visits
  • See benign hematology patients in follow up
  • Attend Hematology and Oncology Tumor Boards
  • Potential pathway to Hem/Onc fellowship by gaining experience/references in Hem/Onc


Work is typically performed in a clinical and office environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job. Additional competencies outlined in any department-specific orientation will be considered essential to the performance of the job related to that position.

Position Details

For additional questions/interest, please contact Jenna Spatafore, Senior Provider Recruiter, at 570-502-0902 or jaspatafore1@geisinger.edu

Education

Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine- (Required)

Experience

Certification(s) and License(s)

Licensed Medical Doctor - State of Pennsylvania

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. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members and 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. 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.

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.

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