The Medical Director of the Kingsbury Pavilion – Norris Cotton Cancer Center (KP-NCCC) at Cheshire Medical Center Dartmouth Hitchcock (CMC/D-H) will have oversight and leadership of Hematology, Oncology, and Radiation Oncology care at the facility, and at the center’s satellite practices at Monadnock Community Hospital (MCH) and Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH), through dual administrative and clinical roles. It is an expectation that this position will provide direct patient care approximately 75% of the time. Administrative responsibilities are in the areas of leadership, quality and patient safety, policy development, regulatory compliance, and communication with key constituencies. The position is accountable for all aspects of a comprehensive cancer program to include direct care, education, end-of-life services, and in collaboration with Primary Care and other Medical Home departments, cancer screening and prevention.
The Medical Director of KP-NCCC works collaboratively with CMC/D-H administration and nursing, and reports directly to the Chief Medical Officer. The position follows and is responsible to the leadership of the Norris Cotton Cancer Center of Dartmouth Hitchcock Health (DHH).
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene (D-H Keene) is a 150 physician and associate provider, multi-specialty community practice and a division of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock system based in Lebanon, New Hampshire. This diverse group of professionals is committed to quality and patient safety, continuous process improvement and clinical measurement. D-H Keene is a nationally recognized leader in population health and patient-centered medical home. It is innovative and collaborative in its use of integrative medicine, value-based care, accountable-care models and electronic medical records. It is the largest community practice in the 650+ physician Dartmouth Hitchcock Health System which boasts a leading medical center and medical school.
The jointly-affiliated hospital, Cheshire Medical Center, is a 169 bed, Level III community hospital. It is only the 14th hospital ever to be named an American Hospital Association “Living the Vision” awardee (2013) and is both the 2010 New Hampshire Healthcare Business of the Decade and 2014 New Hampshire Healthcare Business of the Year.
The community of Keene is a picturesque, college-town in the Monadnock Region of Southwestern New Hampshire. New Hampshire boasts no income tax. The cost of living, stable real estate market and excellent schools and neighborhoods makes Keene an ideal place to call home.