Physician - Radiology Oncology Professional Services
Penn State Health - Physician Recruitment
Location: Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Internal Number: 30851
Penn State Health Medical Group
Location: US:PA:Mechanicsburg Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.0 Shift: Day Hours: 8 Recruiter: Please contact Erica Moyer at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information.
Penn State Health is seeking a radiation oncologist to join our radiation oncology team. The successful applicant will work primarily with the established radiation oncologists at Penn State Health and Penn State Health Holy Spirit in Mechanicsburg, PA while enjoying close collaboration and support of the radiation oncologists and clinical teams of Penn State Cancer Institute, Penn State Health St. Joseph and the Community Medical Group. This is an exciting opportunity to join a health system organization that is rapidly expanding and adapting new technologies.
Penn State Health is one of the leading teaching and research hospital systems in the country. It is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across 29 counties in central Pennsylvania. It employs more than 16,800 people system wide. Located on the west shore of the Susquehanna River, Holy Spirit Medical Center medical oncology program is accredited by the American Society of Clinical Oncology QOPI (Medical Oncology). This is an exciting opportunity under the leadership of this new medical director to achieve accreditation by the American College of Radiation (ACR).
The Penn State Health Holy Spirit department includes the following technology: Varian C-Series accelerator with IGRT and IMRT/VMAT; ARIA EHR; Eclipse Treatment Planning; and Philips CT unit. The radiation oncology services for this location are expected to move to a new location with new equipment within the next 2 years. The radiation oncology team includes radiation therapists, a medical physicist, a medical dosimetrist, a registered nurse, and licensed practical nurse. The PSH Holy Spirit Radiation Oncology Center team includes eight medical oncologists, APPs, clinical coordinators, OCN- certified oncology registered nurses, a cancer risk evaluation program, clinical research staff, and social workers and financial counselors that are on the team at the Holy Spirit Hospital. The Radiation Oncology department cares for 18-25 on-treatment patients per day and on-call is shared with other Penn State Health radiation oncologists. The successful candidate will enjoy the support and collaboration of our broadly experienced and welcoming radiation oncology team across the Penn State Health System.
Central Pennsylvania fosters a delightful quality of life, with ready access to major metropolitan areas like D.C., Baltimore, Philadelphia, and NYC, while placing you in a picturesque and historic environment, with superb schools and ample recreational opportunities. The area boasts a reasonable cost of living whether you prefer a quiet suburban setting or thriving city atmosphere rich in theater, arts, and culture.
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Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across central Pennsylvania.The system includes Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children’s Hospital, Penn State Cancer Institute, and Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital (jointly owned), based in Hershey, Pa., as well as more than 1,300 physicians and direct care providers at 78 medical office locations. The system also has jointly owned health care providers, including Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endos...copy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute.Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University’s medical school.