Physician: Breast Surgeon

Opportunity Criteria

SpecialtySurgery : Breast, Surgery : Oncology
Candidate TypeMD, DO
Visa AcceptedH1
Salary RangeNot Specified
Loan RepaymentNot Specified
Employment TypeFull Time
Bonuses OfferedStarting, Relocation, Productivity
Not-for-profit501(c)(3)

Breast Surgeon Opportunity:

Our practice:

Located on the campus of St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma, WA, our office currently has one breast surgeon, ARNPs, and a dedicated nurse navigator. This practice has a proven track record in providing quality care as well as engaging in new and innovative techniques over the past 20 years.

 

Surgeon Responsibilities:

Primary role in evaluating and managing new breast cancer patients.   Additionally this surgeon will oversee and collaborate with the ARNPs who see an independent panel of high risk, survivorship, and breast disease patients.  Genetic counseling and testing is provided by all providers in this clinic.  Other responsibilities include breast ultrasound, savi scout placement as well as savi catheter placement for partial breast radiation.  This surgeon will work very closely with highly skilled and experienced plastic surgeons in coordinating optimal surgical planning including nipple sparing mastectomies and oncoplastic surgeries on a regular basis.  This surgeon moderates the breast multidisciplinary conference weekly and acts of lead for the NABPC certification.  Opportunity to participate in clinical trials is encouraged.

Our ideal candidate:

Candidates should be collegial team players who can provide excellent patient care while communicating with the entire care team.

Requirements include

  • Medical degree and residency training
  • Board Certification
  • Breast fellowship training desired
  • Oncoplastic surgeon training
  • Washington State Medical License and DEA in good standing

 

All employees are expected to demonstrate and support our system's Values which include:

Compassion

  • Care with listening, empathy and love.
  • Accompany and comfort those in need of healing.

Inclusion

  • Celebrate each person’s gifts and voice.
  • Respect the dignity of all.

Integrity

  • Inspire trust through honesty.
  • Demonstrate courage in the face of inequity.

Excellence

  • Serve with fullest passion, creativity and stewardship.
  • Exceed expectations of others and ourselves.

Collaboration

  • Commit to the power of working together.
  • Build and nurture meaningful relationships.

 

Employment with Franciscan Medical Group includes:

Competitive compensation model and comprehensive benefits which include health, dental, vision, full malpractice coverage, CME, personal time off, and a 401(k) retirement plan with employer match.  Relocation Assistance is available.

 

About Virginia Mason Franciscan Health:

About Virginia Mason Franciscan Health

Virginia Mason Franciscan Health is a leading health system in Washington state. Formed by the integration of two outstanding health systems — CHI Franciscan and Virginia Mason — Virginia Mason Franciscan Health offers a wealth of convenient hospital, clinic and care locations in western Washington. 

With more than 18,000 team members and staff and nearly 5,000 employed physicians and affiliated providers, Virginia Mason Franciscan Health provides expert, compassionate medical care at 10 hospitals and nearly 300 care sites throughout the Puget Sound region. 

Virginia Mason Franciscan Health has nearly 1,500 hospital beds and also includes Bailey-Boushay House, the first skilled-nursing and outpatient chronic care management program in the United States designed specifically to meet the needs of people with HIV/AIDS; Benaroya Research Institute, which is internationally recognized for autoimmune disease research; and Virginia Mason Institute, which trains health care professionals and others around the world in the Virginia Mason Production System, an innovative management method for improving quality and safety.

Virginia Mason Franciscan Health includes hospitals throughout Washington, including:

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Our anti-discriminatory practice

Virginia Mason Franciscan Health does not exclude, deny benefits to, or otherwise discriminate against any person on the basis of age, race, color, creed, national origin, ethnicity, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical, mental or other disability, citizenship, medical condition, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law in admission to, participation in, or receipt of the services and benefits under any of its programs and activities, whether carried out by Virginia Mason Franciscan Health directly or through a contractor or any other entity with which Virginia Mason Franciscan Health arranges to carry out its programs and activities.

Community Information

We are based in the Pacific Northwest at the heart of the stunningly beautiful Puget Sound region of Washington. Our main support offices are located in Tacoma, with clinics and hospitals in King, Kitsap and Pierce counties. Here we enjoy mild weather and stunning views of Mount Rainier and the Olympic Mountains. The Puget Sound communities offer award-winning arts, cultural, and sporting events with national recognition. A region of economic and cultural diversity, The Puget Sound is a great place to work, play and raise a family.

Equal Opportunity Employment:

Consistent with our Core Values, we are EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled Employers. Qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected characteristic.

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  • Franciscan Medical Group
  • Tacoma WA

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