Physician needed for general pediatric hematology and oncology
Location: Wichita, Kansas
Type: Full Time
Willing to support J1 visa
Internal Number: 2
Equipoise Healthcare is seeking a board-eligible or board-certified pediatric hematology and oncology physician. This position includes inpatient and outpatient care of children with cancer and blood disorders. You will manage a broad array of hematologic and oncologic disorders, including sickle cell disease, iron deficiency, bleeding and clotting disorders, ITP, histiocytoses, solid tumors, CNS tumors, leukemia, and more. We especially welcome candidates with an interest in general pediatric hematology and oncology, as well as survivorship, thrombosis and hemostasis, or solid tumors. There are opportunities to be involved in program development to the extent that you are interested and capable. We offer excellent benefits, while operating out of a beautiful Midwestern city filled with vibrant culture, art, and history.
About Wichita, KS:
Metro population approximately 650,000
More non-profit organizations per capita than any other city in the U.S.
Affordable cost of living
Several excellent schools
220+ days of sunshine annually
21 live theaters, 19 museums, and more than 30 art galleries
7th largest zoo in the United States
Largest dinosaur theme park in the country
12 golf courses
10 local breweries
More than 30 annual festivals
Among the best performing arts scenes in the country
Many ponds, waterways, and green space preserved throughout the city
Completion of fellowship in pediatric hematology, oncology, and stem cell transplant
Board-certified or board-eligible
The ideal candidate will also be kind, integrous, smart, a strong advocate for patients, and a good clinician with a sharp ability to assess the medical literature. Speaking Spanish or Vietnamese is also helpful.
Equipoise Healthcare is a new multi—specialty pediatric practice, based in Wichita, Kansas that opened in the autumn of 2022 with pediatric hematology/oncology and palliative care services. We are currently making plans for other pediatric specialties as well. This is a public benefit private medical practice, founded and managed by a physician, with the goal of delivering high quality pediatric specialty care to the Midwest in a format that keeps kids as close to home as possible and reduces the burden on families.