Hematology Oncology Position in Lexington, KY

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Facility: CHI - KentuckyOne Health Medical Group- Lexington, KY 
Address: 1401 Harrodsburg Rd. 
Lexington, KY 40504 
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Hematology/Oncology 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Negotiable
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Job Summary

KentuckyOne Health Medical Group is looking for a Hematology Oncology Physician to join our established group in growing their comprehensive program. Our group currently consists of two physicians and two nurse practitioners with a provider dedicated clinic nursing staff.

Opportunity Details:

    • Embedded CLIA laboratory for basic hematology and chemistry procedures
    • Associated with Saint Joseph East, a Commission on Cancer accredited oncology program
    • Large breast cancer population and NAPBC accreditation
      • Extremely well designed Breast Center program with digital mammography, stereotactic breast biopsy, breast MRI, etc.
    • Strong pulmonology support with EBUS and Navigational Bronchoscopy relative to lung cancer diagnosis
    • Practice provides consultative services at both Saint Joseph East and Saint Joseph Hospital
    • Integrated social work and support services including some of the strongest patient support groups in the state
    • Integrated genetic counseling services
    • Integrated chemotherapy / immunotherapy / hematologic infusion center
    • Radiation Oncology onsite
    • Clinical trial availability for eligible patients through NCORP and some industry trials; very high accrual rate based on national benchmarks
    • Strong leadership team focused on the patient-experience, provider-experience and workplace culture
    • Hospital has strong interventional radiology department for bone marrow biopsies and intrathecal chemotherapy delivery
    • Engaged dual facility Cancer Committee
    • Financial counseling for oncology patients
    • Financial assistance for oncology patients
    • Strong philanthropic support for patient assistance and program development through Saint Joseph Foundation

Strong backing by health system and hospitals for program growth and development

Position Detail:

  • Competitive Base salary 
  • production bonus potential based on wRVUs
  • Sign on bonus
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Comprehensive  health benefits
  • 401K matching
  • CME allowance and additional time off
  • Paid Time Off
  • Quality Incentives

Essential Duties:

  • Understand, support, and implement the mission of the facility to deliver health care to those in need in the performance of all job responsibilities.
  • Ensure that patient care meets or exceeds the facility quality standards.
  • Ensure that patient satisfaction meets or exceeds standards set by the facility.
  • Educate patients on both clinical and managed care.
  • Participate in clinic and network task forces as requested and appropriate.
  • Function as an effective clinic team member.
  • Meet productivity standards.
  • Effectively use clinic financial and other performance information.

Education:

  • Board Certified - or eligible.

License/Certification:

  • Kentucky Licensure.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times
  • Adheres to and exhibits our core values:
    Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us.
    Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness.
    Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community.
    Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.
  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times
  • Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines
  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members
  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers

KentuckyOne Health

KentuckyOne Health, part of Catholic Health Initiatives, is one of the largest and most comprehensive health systems in the Commonwealth, and includes hospitals, physician groups, clinics, primary care centers, specialty institutes and home health agencies in central Kentucky. KentuckyOne Health is dedicated to bringing wellness, healing and hope to all, including the underserved.

About the Area

 

Lexington, consolidated with Fayette County, is the second-largest city in Kentucky and the 61st largest in the United States. Known as the "Horse Capital of the World", it is located in the heart of Kentucky's Bluegrass Region. In the 2014 U.S. Census Estimate, the city's population was 310,797, anchoring a metropolitan area of 489,435 people and a combined statistical area of 708,677 people.

 Lexington ranks tenth among US cities in college education rate, with 39.5% of residents having at least a bachelor's degree. It is the location of the Kentucky Horse Park, The Red Mile and Keeneland race courses, Rupp Arena, the world's largest basketball-specific arena, Transylvania University, the University of Kentucky and Bluegrass Community & Technical College.

 Lexington, which includes all Fayette County, consists of 285.5 square miles (739.4 km2), mostly gently rolling plateau, in the center of the inner Bluegrass Region. The area is noted for its fertile soil, excellent pastureland, and horse and stock farms. Kentucky Blue grass thrives on the limestone beneath the soil's surface, playing a major role in the area's scenic beauty and in the development of champion horses. Numerous small creeks rise and flow into the Kentucky River. Lexington is home to many thriving arts organizations including a professional orchestra, two ballet companies, professional theatre, several museums, several choral organizations and a highly respected opera program at the University of Kentucky. In addition, there are several events and fairs that draw people from throughout the Bluegrass. Information from Lexingtonky.gov

 

Meet the Recruiter


Jillian Edwards
Physician and APC Recruiter
JillianEdwards@sjhlex.org
(859)313-3464

 

Who is Catholic Health Initiatives?

Catholic Health Initiatives, a nonprofit, faith-based health system formed in 1996 through the consolidation of four Catholic health systems, expresses its mission each day by creating and nurturing healthy communities in the hundreds of sites across the nation where we provide care. One of the nation’s largest nonprofit health systems, Englewood, Colorado-based CHI operates in 18 states and comprises 100 hospitals, including two academic health centers and major teaching hospitals as well as 30 critical-access facilities; community health-services organizations; accredited nursing colleges; home-health agencies; living communities; and other facilities and services that span the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care.

In fiscal year 2018, CHI provided more than $1.14 billion in financial assistance and community benefit for programs and services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. Financial assistance and community benefit totaled approximately $2.1 billion with the inclusion of the unpaid costs of Medicare. The health system, which generated operating revenues of $15 billion in fiscal year 2018, has total assets of approximately $20.5 billion. Learn more at www.catholichealthinitiatives.org

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers and support a drug-free work environment.

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