Hematology/Oncology Opening in Yakima, WA
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Hematology/Oncology
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Permanent/Full-Time
Work Environment Hospital Clinic/Private Practice
Location Yakima, Washington, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 12/15/22
**Hematology/Oncology opportunity: Yakima, WA** ~ Sign-on, Stipend, Retention, Starting, Relocation, Productivity ~ H1 Eligible **Position Details** - Full-time, permanent - Lead a fantastic team and to build on the momentum of this established and reputable cancer center **Multidisciplinary cancer team consists of:** - Oncology specialized RNs and nurse navigators, dieticians, pharmacists, therapists, social workers, chaplain, and financial planner - Interventional radiologist and pathologist - Home health services and direct access to community hospice and palliative care program - Nurse Practitioner support with experience in Hem/Onc **Additional Details** - Beautiful and modern outpatient cancer center which includes 5 infusion suites and 1 isolation suite right here in our home town so patients dont have to travel outside of area for care. (Offers the same services you might expect to find at a large cancer hospital) - Low volume call with some inpatient consults. - Join an established practice that was built from the ground up within the last few years with room to grow. - A close knit community that embraces their providers. - Service area encompasses about 80,000 and is located in the lower valley of Yakima County. - Working with, and sensitive to, multicultural population in rural setting is preferred. - Bilingual in Spanish would be great. - Ideally can start within 3 months or in 2021 **Hospital Details** - Critical Access Hospital offers services you typically wouldnt see or expect in a smaller community. - The hospital is located within the Yakima Valley and about 35/40 miles east of Yakima and 35/40 miles west of Tri Cities, WA. - The 25-bed hospital is a CAH that operates a series of primary and specialty clinics. - The hospital offers a 24 hour level IV ER dept., 7 bed ICU, 3 general OR and 1 dedicated for C-sections, a level I cardiac facility, a cancer center, a FBC, inpatient and ambulatory surgical center including neurological, orthopedic, general, plastic, vascular, ENT, and hospitalists. - The hospital also offers HBOT, wound care, advanced imaging and diagnostics, and a comprehensive psychiatric program. - Serves more than 80,000 residents of the lower Yakima Valley and takes pride in providing the absolute highest standard of care with excellent services. **About the Group** - Non-profit, locally owned, regional network of both hospitals and clinics with primary care physicians, providers and specialists conveniently located throughout the Yakima Valley in WA! - Primary Care and Specialists working together in the same clinics for better continuum of care and access! - Local health system dedicated to delivering world-class healthcare to the Yakima Valley rural-based communities! - Goal is ensuring the long-term sustainability of valuable, yet vulnerable, rural-based healthcare delivery systems, many of which are currently threatened in todays rapidly changing healthcare environment. **Location** - A growing population and thriving economy (Yakima County over 250,000 with our catchment area close to 300,000 residents) - Over 300 days of blissful sunshine with 4 distinct mild seasons - Beautiful region located on the sunny-side of the state great for outdoor concerts, shopping, dining, and drive-up espresso stands! - Every outdoor activity you can think of among some of the most beautiful scenery--rolling hills, vineyards, produce stacked in bins/fruit stands/farmers markets, rivers and lakes, fishing, camping, hiking, biking, hunting, skiing, with spectacular views of Mt. Adams and Mt. Rainier while you drive up the valley! - Calmer living-balance between life and work - Growing agricultural center and one of the country's most important agricultural hubs - World class wineries and microbreweries - Highly rated private and public schools-some with great sports programs, music programs, and academic excellence-high graduating class/college bound. In recent years, several grads from schools in the Lower Valley of Yakima entered into Medical Schools. - Arts/Sports/Entertainment- The Yakima Symphony, Seasons Performance Hall, concerts, sporting events/venues, museums, Yakima Capital Theatre, Warehouse Theatre Co (local performing arts), local art gallery and much more! - Low cost of living some of the most reasonable housing cost in the PNW - Medical DO school (PNWU) - Family Medicine Residency program - Short commute and virtually no traffic! - Within a 2 1/2-3 hours drive to the big 3--Seattle, Spokane, Portland - Yakima and Tri-Cities (Pasco) airports