Radiation Oncologist- UPMC Western Maryland- Weekday 8-5pm- Light call- Visa Sponsorship Available
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Oncology-Radiation
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Permanent/Full-Time
Work Environment Hospital
Location Cumberland, Maryland, United States
Visa Sponsorship Yes

Job Description

Last Update: 1/05/23

Seeking a Radiation Oncologist at UPMC Western Maryland in Cumberland, MD. Join a growing radiation oncology program with a strong medical oncology department feeder. Must have an MD or equivalent, be BC or BE in Radiation Oncology with the ability to obtain an unrestricted Maryland license. J-1 and H1B visa sponsorship available.

Opportunity Details

  • Light call!
  • Hours are Monday-Friday 8-5
  • Medical Director opportunity
  • No other market competition
  • Option for an academic appointment if desired
  • Opportunity to teach medical students
  • Productive department seeing 30-35 pts/day
  • Two linear accelerators

What we Offer

  • Sign-on Bonus
  • Competitive base salary commensurate with experience plus lucrative incentive program
  • Outstanding benefit package including health, dental, vision and pension
  • CME allowance of $5,000 plus 5 days
  • 5-weeks PTO plus holidays

About UPMC Western Maryland and UPMC

  • UPMC Western Maryland (part of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center hospital)
  • Non-profit, acute care and most comprehensive, state-of-the-art hospital in the region
  • Serves residents in Allegany County and the surrounding counties in Maryland, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania
  • UPMC is a $23 billion world-renowned health care provider and insurer based in Pittsburgh, PA
  • 92,000 employees, including 4,900 physicians
  • Over 40 academic, community and specialty hospitals
  • Over 800 doctors’ offices and outpatient sites
  • UPMC is inventing new models of accountable, cost-effective, patient-centered care
  • Closely affiliated with University of Pittsburgh, ranked among the top 10 recipients of National Institutes of Health research funding since 1998

About The Schwab Family Cancer Center

  • UPMC Western Maryland provides the cutting-edge treatment needed to meet a cancer diagnosis head-on
  • Comprehensive cancer program includes medical and radiation oncology, as well as access to national clinical trials
  • “Close to home” is important because proximity is one of the most significant drivers of place of treatment for newly diagnosed patients, and over 80% of the SFCC patients live within an hour radius of the center.
  • The SFCC treats just over 70% of its patients from Maryland, nearly 25% of our patients from West Virginia and 5% of our patients from Pennsylvania. The top three counties associated with our patient population are: Allegany County, MD, Mineral County, WV and Garrett County, MD
  • Radiation Oncology department offers 3-D Conformal Radiation Therapy, Intensity Modulation Radiation Therapy (IMRT), Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT), Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS) and Brachytherapy

About the Community

  • Nestled at the base of the Appalachian Mountains and on the banks of the Potomac River
  • Very reasonable cost of living
  • Family-oriented community
  • Known for its rich history and astounding natural beauty
  • Abundant cultural amenities including museums, historical buildings and art galleries
  • Centrally located with easy access to larger, neighboring cities. Between 2-5 hours to major cities including Pittsburgh, State College, Philadelphia, DC, and NYC.
  • Unlimited outdoor and recreational opportunities like hiking, biking, boating, fishing and wildlife viewing