Part of the Sarah Cannon Cancer Network, HCA’s Mission Health in Asheville, NC is seeking full-time BE/BC Medical Oncologists to support their inpatient/outpatient medical oncology service. The inpatient service is supported by a full time advanced practitioner and includes rounding and management of the patients admitted for the practice. The incoming oncologists will work collaboratively to coordinate and promote continuity of care through their inpatient/outpatient transition. Our comprehensive Cancer Center includes radiation oncologists, surgical oncologists and support services in survivorship, physical therapy, integrated health, nutrition and psycho-social support as well as access to in-house pathology and radiology, including vascular and interventional services. This opportunity includes employment though HCA offering competitive compensation as well as a comprehensive benefits package. Please note that this position does not offer visa support.
ABOUT MISSION HEALTH:
Mission Health, based in Asheville, North Carolina, is the state's sixth-largest health system, serving western North Carolina with more than 12,000 employees and 2,000 volunteers.
Mission Health traces its roots in the region back to 1885 and currently operates six hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers, a home health services, and the region’s only dedicated Level II trauma center. Its medical staff consists of over 1,000 physicians, certified in more than 50 medical specialties and sub-specialties. Mission Health has seven Centers of Excellence: Cancer, Heart, Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Trauma, Women’s Health and Mission Children’s Hospital, the region’s only children’s hospital.
Mission Hospital, located in Asheville, is the system’s flagship hospital and is licensed for 815 beds. It is the regional referral center for tertiary and quaternary care.
Other Mission Health member hospitals include Angel Medical Center in Franklin, Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine, Highlands-Cashiers Hospital in Highlands, McDowell Hospital in Marion and Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard.
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ABOUT SARAH CANNON:
As a global leader in cancer research and care, Sarah Cannon, the Cancer Institute of HCA Healthcare, serves hundreds of thousands of patients annually across the United States and United Kingdom. Recognized for its expertise in drug development, Sarah Cannon has conducted more than 300 first-in-human trials and has been a clinical trial leader in the majority of approved cancer therapies over the last 10 years.
Sarah Cannon’s cancer programs include individualized patient navigation provided by oncology-trained nurses, more than 1,000 stem cell transplants performed annually throughout the Sarah Cannon Blood Cancer Network, hundreds of clinical trials accessed through its network of research sites, as well as molecular profiling capabilities and technology that ensure each patient receives the right therapy at the right time.