Maine Health 7 Bramhall Street Portland Maine 04102 United States
Feb 27, 2018Full-time
MEDICAL ONCOLOGISTS AND/OR MEDICAL ONCOLOGISTS/HEMATOLOGISTS MaineHealth is seeking Medical Oncologists to join its Division of Medical Oncology and newly launched statewide oncology program – the MaineHealth Cancer Care Network (MHCCN). The Medical Oncologists will work closely with Maine Medical Center, the state’s leading tertiary care hospital and Level I Trauma Center, and other regional hospitals and practices within the MaineHealth system, building a coordinated network of care. Candidates will have the opportunity to provide community-based oncology services throughout southern, central and western Maine and northern New Hampshire, enabling patients to receive as much of the care they need as close to home as possible. By maintaining a regional delivery of care, they support care at local hospitals. The MHCCN is currently comprised of eight member and three affiliate hospitals; currently employs 14 medical oncologists/hematologists; and provides care to nearly 6,500 cancer patients annually. This represents more than two-thirds of the cancer burden in the State of Maine. Preferred candidates will beBoard Eligible or Board Certified and Fellowship trained in Medical Oncologyand/or Hematology and will work collaboratively with the Cancer Institute at Maine Medical Center and other MHCCN hospitals and physician partners to ensure patients have access to the latest developments in their care, including a wide range of clinical trials. We are currently focusing on positions in three of our MaineHealth communities: Pen Bay Medical Center , located directly on the shore of the Atlantic Ocean in Rockport; Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick, Maine, one of Maine's most beautiful and desirable regions; and Southern Maine Healthcare (SMHC) located on the scenic southern coast of Maine. A member of the MaineHealth system, Pen Bay Medical Center (PBMC) partners with Waldo County General Hospital, a critical access hospital in Belfast, Maine in the Coastal Healthcare Alliance. PBMC is a non-profit 99-bed, full-service community hospital located directly on beautiful Penobscot Bay in Rockport, Maine. Pen Bay offers inpatient and outpatient care to the communities of mid-coast Maine with a full Hospitalist Service, diagnostic, therapeutic and rehabilitative services, patient and community education, and a full-range of specialty services through the Emergency Department, Special Care Unit, Surgical Services Department, and the Psychiatric Addiction & Recovery Center. The area offers some of the most spectacular natural beauty and outdoor recreation found anywhere. Sail and kayak the world-class waters of Penobscot Bay, hike the mountains that overlook the sea, swim & fish in pristine lakes and streams, and bike on country lanes. Enjoy an abundance of rich cultural opportunities and great schools in a safe community environment. A department of Mid Coast Hospital , Mid Coast Medical Group provides high quality primary and specialty care with more than 100 providers. One of Maine's newest full service hospitals, Mid Coast Hospital is a 93-bed modern facility with more than 200 providers on its active medical staff. Mid Coast is accredited by The Joint Commission, and is recognized as a Magnet™ facility by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for exceptional nursing and patient care. The hospital promotes a healing environment through the design, as well as its location on 150-acres of coastal Maine. Brunswick, located 25 miles north of Portland and home to Bowdoin College, is a coastal community offering residents and visitors an array of recreational opportunities and a college town offering rich and diverse arts and cultural resources, centered around noted Bowdoin College’s museums, theater and concert hall. SMHC’s main campus is located in Biddeford, next door to the towns of Kennebunk and Kennebunkport. These towns combine a rich history as summer communities with a reputation for significant land preservation, a vibrant year-round population with a strong sense of community, and a focus on education excellence. Candidates will join their Biddeford and Sanford clinics and provide care in outreach clinics in North Conway, NH and Norway, ME. SMHC provides essential leadership for patient care and access to state-of-the-art clinical trials in the southern region of the rapidly expanding MaineHealth Cancer Care Network. MaineHealth is a not-for-profit family of leading high-quality providers and other healthcare organizations working together so their communities are the healthiest in America, leading the way in promoting public health and wellness in Maine. MaineHealth is headquartered in Portland and is ranked among the nation's top 100 integrated healthcare delivery networks, with members and affiliates throughout Central, Western, and Southern Maine. This is an outstanding opportunity to practice in one of these beautiful and culturally rich areas, while being affiliated with a health system with award winning programs, nationally recognized physicians, and world class technology. The MHCCN is in the midst of expansive growth and this is an exciting time to join our network and provide quality cancer care in a professionally rewarding environment. For more information, please contact Alison C. Nathanson, Director, MaineHealth Physician Recruitment Center at (207) 661-7383 or email@example.com.