Hematology and Oncology Physician Job with Ballad Health in Abingdon, VA

Physician - Hematology/Oncology Opportunity with Johnston Memorial Hospital in Abingdon, VA

Ballad Health Abingdon, VA 24211
  • Accepts J1 Visas: No
  • Accepts H1B Visas: Yes
  • Loan Assistance:Negotiable
  • Employee
  • Academic Opportunity:No
  • Telemedicine Opportunity:No
  • 09/26/2022
  • 871938

Johnston Memorial Hospital and an Employed Hematology/Oncology Group located in Abingdon, VA are currently seeking a BE/BC, Full Time Hem/Onc Physician to join their established, stable group.  Candidate will join a wonderful medical community with supportive administration.  Radiation Oncology onsite with TruBeam & SBRT capabilities.  There is an active navigation program, American Cancer Society Resource Room and partnership with non-profits such as Susan G. Komen, Cancer Outreach etc.  A robust and aligned local medical community support this service and many of the providers are aligned with Ballad Health. 

Compensation:

  • Competitive Annual Salary
  • Production Bonus Based on rRVUs
  • Generous Sign On Bonus
  • Educational Loan Assistance
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Full Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • CME
  • PTO
  • Opportunities to work with Residents from the JMH FM/IM Training Programs

Support:

Physician will join 2 additional Hem/Onc Physicians and APPs.  The APPs  manage infusion services and see acute  &  symptomatic patients and work under the direct supervision of the physician group. Their is a large, diverse support staff of APPs, RNs, dietary, navigators, schedulers, pre-cert and financial team. Practice includes a full service infusion room and a typical out-patient oncology practice.  Pharmacy is managed by hospital based team, which includes an oncology boarded pharmacist on staff.  Support from specialists to include: Rad Onc, Surgery, Pulm, GI, Urology, OB/GYN, Pathology, Radiology (including IR).  There is also a strong primary care cohort with IM and FM residents training at JMH.

Community:

The practice is based in historic Abingdon, Virginia,  a small town with a quirky Arts scene, great live music and phenomenal restaurants.  Abingdon is close to the TriCities airport (35 mins) which in two stops you can travel to main European destinations and beyond.  Charlotte is a  three  hour drive and a hub for several airlines.    It is a  safe and family friendly community to grow your family,  raise  your kids or plan to retire. 

About Johnston Memorial Hospital:

Johnston Memorial Hospital is a 116-bed modern medical facility located in Abingdon, Virginia. Built in 2011, it’s the first “green” hospital in Southwest Virginia certified by LEED and Energy Star. The facility offers a wide range of services including a a 24-hour interventional cardiology program, critical care services, diagnostic imaging services, emergency services, a family birth center with a full-time pediatric hospitalist team, women’s services, laboratory services with direct access testing, outpatient rehabilitation services, palliative care, a sleep center and surgical services including an Outpatient Surgery Center. Johnston Memorial Hospital is also home to a Regional Cancer Center, which provides comprehensive cancer treatment that includes medical and radiation oncology, diagnostic radiology and laboratory services. Johnston Memorial prides itself on addressing the primary care needs throughout the region through its Dr. S. Hughes Melton Family Medicine Residency Program and Internal Medicine Residency Program, as well as an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency program, which supports the Appalachian Highlands Community Dental Center.