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Physician, Medical Oncology

We Are Hiring

Ascension Via Christi - Ascension Oncology Department in Pittsburg, KS is looking for a full time Medical Oncologist to join our elite team!

Why Join Ascension?

Why Join Ascension Medical Group Via Christi

  • Largest multi-specialty group practice in Kansas including locations in Manhattan, Pittsburg, Wamego and Wichita

  • More than 300 providers in 40 specialties providing mission-minded care for all

  • Academic affiliation with the University of Kansas School of Medicine and sponsorship of 6 residency and 2 fellowship programs

About Pittsburg

  • Growing community with approximately 20,000 people

  • Great downtown with over 80 stores, which include a variety of retail options, restaurants and nightlife opportunities

  • Family-owned, local restaurants provide a more formal dining experience, without the price tag

  • Home to Pittsburg State University

About Ascension Medical Group

When you join Ascension Medical Group (AMG), you are entering a community where physician and advanced practice provider engagement and experience is recognized as a key driver of delivering excellent patient care.

With 1,900 sites of care and 7,000 providers strong, AMG is one of the largest healthcare provider networks in the United States. Physicians and advanced practice providers benefit from a collaborative approach to care, significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages.

 

What You Will Do

Ascension Via Christi is seeking a BE/BC Medical Oncologist to join their established multispecialty group in Pittsburg, Kansas.

Position Highlights

  • Join an established group of two successful and well-respected medical oncologists and one advanced practice provider.
  • Practice provides expert care for the adults 18 and older.
  • In addition to cancer care, other services needed and desired by cancer patients and their families are available including nutritional counseling, spiritual and emotional support, and patient and family education.
  • High income potential with base salary and wRVU production incentives.

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluates and treats patients with appropriate medical diagnostic and treatment skills. Coordinates discharge planning with case management.
  • Recommends, participates in, and works to ensure the success of efforts to improve cost effectiveness and quality of care provided to patients.
  • Accepts patient referrals from other physicians. Acts as admitting, attending and/or consulting physician for patients who require hospitalization for primary medical diagnoses, depending on needs of patients, medical staff and hospital.
  • Participates in academic programs (e.g. medical education and research) as requested.
  • Provides appropriate documentation that meets insurance company requirements; appeal all denials in a timely manner.
  • Participates in inpatient and outpatient consultation for specialty, which may include on call schedules.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Licensed to practice medicine in the state of Kansas required. Requirement will be tracked by local Med Staff office
    • Board Eligibile or Board Certified in Medical Oncology by hire date

Education:

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) required

Equal Employment Opportunity

Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.
 
Please see the link below for more information.
 
 
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Job ID: 356532
Category: Physicians
Ministry: Ascension Via Christi, KS
Location: Pittsburg, KS

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