Hematology/Oncology opening in Athens, Georgia.
Hematology Oncology Opportunity
The University Cancer and Blood Center, a prominent community-based cancer care center, is seeking a Board-Certified or Board-Eligible Hematologist Oncologist to join our well-established practice in Athens, GA.
The University Cancer and Blood Center For nearly 40 years, has been committed to serving the oncology and hematology needs of our local Athens community, including the Northeast Georgia region and beyond. We re intent on providing the highest level of care possible while remaining increasingly focused on a more comprehensive approach to address and serve the broader needs of our patients and their families through offering services such as chemotherapy and radiation therapy, a cutting-edge Theranostics treatment program, our in-house pharmacy, a robust clinical trials program that is the second-largest clinical trial program in the state, a Live Well program which covers a large spectrum of cancer care from diagnosis to survivorship, social support services, transportation, and palliative care. These expanded offerings all work towards enhancing and growing our broader mission and philosophy of providing the best possible outcome for every patient who walks through our doors. Our culture of innovation helps attract the best cancer minds in the country.
About the Role :
Position responsibilities include the clinical care of outpatient and inpatient consultations as well as the treatment of cancer using chemotherapy or other medications, such as targeted therapy or immunotherapy. The ideal candidate will be board certified/board eligible and have excellent clinical training. Fellows are encouraged to apply.
The Other Communities We Serve:
In our efforts to bring care closer to home, University Cancer & Blood Center has nine total office locations. There are two Athens offices, our Clarke County Radiation Oncology Clinic and our Clarke County Medical Oncology Clinic (our main office location). The other communities we serve include Toccoa, Lavonia, Commerce, Winder, Monroe, Covington, and Eatonton.
Why choose Athens, GA?
Athens, Georgia, is conveniently located about 70 miles east of Atlanta, and there is no shortage of culture, cuisine, and heritage. Many can enjoy and appreciate the iconic music scenes in any of the city s many venues, and the world-class restaurants offer a variety of choices from southern comfort food to innovative farm-to-table menus. Athens has been named one of the best college towns in the country, and in recent years the medical community has also experienced exponential growth with the opening of the Medical School of Georgia Athens Campus along with the initiation of its vibrant residency program.
Athens boasts its affordable cost of living, which is lower than the US average. Georgia is one of the most tax-friendly states in the US, which is one of the many reasons retirees are attracted to the city. In 2017, Athens was named the Best Place to Retire by Forbes Magazine. Many medical professionals call Athen s charming neighboring Oconee County home, which is about a 10-minute commute to UCBC s main campus and has an outstanding school system.
Recruitment Package :
- Highly Competitive Compensation Models including productivity/quality incentives
- Partnership Opportunity
- CME Reimbursement
- Comprehensive medical/dental benefits
- Retirement savings plan
- Malpractice coverage paid
- Generous paid time off
- Chance to care for patients in the comfort of their communities
- Opportunity for Physician Leadership roles in the practice
- Become part of a physician-led organization that supports work/life balance
We look forward to hearing from you!