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Physician - Hematology and Oncology

Company: Integrated Oncology Network
Location: Fresno
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Job Purpose:The Medical Oncologist/Hematologist will be responsible for managing the care and treatment of cancer patients. - The Medical Oncologist/Hematologist will work closely with center team members to implement treatment plans and monitor progress.Major Responsibilities:

  • Work with patients to discuss and understand treatment options and assist in managing the side effects and symptoms of the treatment.
  • Communicate effectively with patients, families and center team members.
  • Capable of handling stressful situations, making informed decisions and giving emotional support to patients and their families.
  • Documenting and coordinating treatment plans for each patient.
  • Evaluate and assess the physiologic and psychological responsiveness of each patient's response to treatment.
  • Performing administrative tasks, such as keeping patients notes and records updated, writing prescriptions, providing education information to patients and monitoring treatment plans.
  • Respond to patient and referring physician needs and concerns regarding patient's treatment as expeditiously as possible.
  • Attend any required clinic meetings.
  • Promote cooperation and teamwork among other physicians and team members of the clinic.
  • Comply with all credentialing, quality assurance and utilization review criteria that are adopted by the Company.
  • Adhere to the company's code of conduct and compliance program requirements.
  • Comply with all rules, regulations, policies and procedures regarding medical record documentation and coding accuracy standards, established by the Company.
  • Maintain values consistent with the profession's code of ethics and scope of practice as well as adhering to national, company standards, policies and procedures regarding treatment delivery and patient care.
  • Participate in continuing education programs that are required to maintain clinical competency. -
  • Perform any other functions as requiredQualifications and Education Requirements
    • MD or MD/PhD with medical training specifically in oncology and or hematology-oncology.
    • Must be Board certified and/or Board eligible in hematology/oncology with a state license in good standing.
    • If Board eligible, must be willing to take the boards and successfully pass within 12 months.
    • Ability to interpret clinical, genomic and efficacy data.
    • Motivated to work in a fast-paced environment.
    • Through and up-to-date working knowledge of cancers and cancer treatment options.
    • Technical skills to operate medical equipment and tools related to cancer treatment.
    • Ability to effectively communicate with patients, technicians, fellow medical professionals and other clinic team members.
      • Excellent communication and presentation skills.Required CompetenciesStrong leadership and team building skills. Excellent judgment, dependability, conscientious performance. - Detail oriented. - Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills. - Caring and empathetic. - High ethical standards. Self-confidence.Physical Demands and Work EnvironmentThe physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. - Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Physical demands: While performing the duties of this job, employee is required to walk; sit; use hands to handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach hands and arms; talk and hear. - Employee must lift and/or move 50 pounds. - Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distant vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, speech clarity, climb, balance, and stoop, kneel, and bend.Work environment: - While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to environmental risk of radiation exposure, and biohazard exposure.PandoLogic. Keywords: Oncologist, Location: Fresno, CA - 93720

Keywords: Integrated Oncology Network, Fresno , Physician - Hematology and Oncology, Healthcare , Fresno, California

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