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Physician - Hematology and Oncology Job in Houma, LA

Hematology/Oncology Opportunity Available at Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center at TGMC, Houma LA

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  • 04/23/2019
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Hematology/Oncology job description:

Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center at TGMC located in Houma, Louisiana is seeking a Hematology/Oncology physician to join our team.  This opportunity is extended to a board-certified or board-eligible hematology/oncology physician with expertise and established experience to fill this vital opening.  Our exceptional physicians drive cancer care innovation offering world-class diagnostic and treatment technology, clinical trials, highly-individualized treatment plans, free community screenings and education

All candidates should have a consistent employment or training record and documentation of excellent outcomes.   Candidates must have exceptional clinical skills, excellent bedside manner and a strong work ethic.

This position offers a luctrative compensation package and a generous executive benefits package including: sign on bonus, stipend, relocation, 401k, health insurance, vacation and CME time, and malpractice coverage. Physicians will enjoy an excellent quality of life offerings with deep cultural heritage provided in this unique area of Southeast Louisiana.  The facility is led by an administrative team that believes in strong physician relationships and support. 

The candidate will join an existing well established practice at Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center at TGMC and will enjoy a great work life balance.  Conveniently, clinic practice is located in the Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center which is on campus at TGMC.  Candidates would be expected to see patients in both the clinic and inpatient setting.   

Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center at TGMC provides the full spectrum of cancer care, from prevention and early detection to diagnosis, treatment, recovery and survivorship for those in the Bayou Region. Its services include chemotherapy, radiation therapy and surgery, as well as patient navigation, clinical trials and free community screenings. The Center is nationally accredited with commendation and recognized for excellence in cancer care by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer and ASCO’s Quality Oncology Practice Initiative Certification in Cancer Center.  (www.marybird.org)

 

WHY LIVE HERE?

Houma-Terrebonne Parish was recently recognized as one of the top “Happiest Place to Live” nationwide, second most-exciting city in Louisiana, eighth fastest-growing small city in the United States and 18th best-performing small city!  The unique culture and strong family bonds as well as a joy for life attitude make this area second to none.  Additionally our community provides all of the essential components to make your practice & personal life thrive:

  • In this unique area you will find uncommon attractions and delicious dining that is all wrapped up around our Cajun culture and hospitality that is second to none. 
  • Close proximity to major metropolitan areas - 45 minutes from the New Orleans International Airport, 1 hour drive to New Orleans and 1 hour 45 minute drive to Baton Rouge and Lafayette
  • Bordered by the bountiful Gulf of Mexico, Terrebonne Parish is the Saltwater Fishing Capital of the World, with a combination of deep sea, brackish or inland fishing with liberal limits. 
  • A plethora of other outdoor recreational activities awaits you including golf, indoor and outdoor sporting events.
  • Excellent quality of life with strong family bonds
  • Very low crime rate, strong school system
  • This area draws a highly skilled workforce from four parishes
  • Centrally located and the hub for medical services

Applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States on a full time basis.

Website references:

TGMC Physician Recruiting Portal – physicians.tgmc.com

H-T Chamber of Commerce - houmachamber.com

Houma Tourism website - houmatravel.com

Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Government - tpcg.org

Terrebonne Parish School District - tpsd.org

Houma-Terrebonne Diocese Schools - htdiocese.org

 

For more information, please contact: Ann Dupre, Medical Staff Manager - physicians.tgmc.com

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