Location:Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton, PA
Work Type:Full Time
Hiring Manager:Rajiv P. Panikkar
Geisinger is seeking an experienced BC/BE Hematologist/Oncologist to join and grow its Hematology/Oncology group practice located in Scranton, PA.
The position practice focus is oncology and hematology, including both benign and malignant diseases. The position also involves both inpatient and outpatient clinical responsibilities as well as opportunities for population health, tumor genomics, quality cancer care delivery research, clinical trial participation and internal medicine house-staff and physician-extender (Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners) education.There are seven exam rooms and eleven treatment chairs.There is dedicated pharmacy staff.Geisinger cancer services are offered in the following northeast locations: Scranton, Wilkes-Barre, Mount Pocono, and Tunkhannock.
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 outcomes.
Discover for yourself why Geisinger has been nationally recognized as a visionary model of integrated healthcare. Interested applicants can forward CV and letter of interest to Rajiv Panikkar, Chair Geisinger Cancer Institute, c/o Julie Dent:Email email@example.com,
GEISINGER-COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER, Scranton, Pa., is an acute care hospital licensed for 297 beds and houses the only Level II Trauma Center in Lackawanna County and Scranton’s only neurosurgery program and adult in-patient behavioral health unit. It is also home to comprehensive cardiovascular and orthopaedic services, as well as a broad range of other surgical and radiological services.
Geisinger Health is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator® and ProvenCare®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees,including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, two research centers and a 510,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $8.9 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania economy. Geisinger hasrepeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh Food
Farmacy, a program that delivers life-saving healthy alternatives to patients with diabetes. With additional tools like our MyCode Community Health Initiative, one of the first health system genome sequencing
programs, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.
Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers.
What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.