Oncology Inpatient Staff Physician (Formerly Hospitalist)
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
Salary: Starting at $135,000
Advance your career in a dynamic team at the leading edge of innovative new approaches to the treatment and care of children with cancer. Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, a 630+ bed institution, is currently seeking a full-time or part-time Inpatient Staff Physician for our specialized inpatient oncology unit.
Our inpatient staff physicians’ team works in close conjunction with the attending oncology physician to provide day-to-day management for complex and acutely ill cancer patients. Inpatient staff physicians work in the context of a multidisciplinary team with dieticians, pharmacists, social workers, care managers, child life, PT/OT, and nursing. In addition to the challenging and dynamic clinical experience, inpatient staff physicians have opportunities to participate in quality improvement, clinical guideline development and implementation, resident and medical student education, and clinical research.
The work schedule includes day and night shifts in addition to weekend and holiday rotations. A position as a full-time or part-time nocturnist is also an option.
Applicants should be board eligible/certified in pediatrics or medicine/pediatrics. Hematology/oncology training or oncology background is not required. Training is provided. Obtaining an Ohio Medical License is required.
The Division of Oncology and the Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is an international referral center for children and young adults with new and high risk/relapsed cancers and leukemia. Cincinnati Children’s is ranked in the top three national children’s hospitals and the top three cancer programs by U.S. News & World Report. Cincinnati Children’s also ranks in the top three pediatric departments for funding from the National Institutes of Health.
Cincinnati Children’s provides a rich and robust environment for the development of your career. Our mission is to use innovative team science to cure relapsed cancers and high-risk blood disease of children and adolescents. We execute our mission by offering compassionate, state of the art clinical care to patients and their families, advancing our understanding of these diseases through first in class basic and translational research; and educating future health care providers and leaders in the field. The Oncology Division at Cincinnati Children’s is under the direction of John Perentesis, M.D.
Cincinnati Children’s offers an excellent benefits package, including health and dental insurance, generous PTO allowance and retirement contributions, and relocation assistance. If you are interested in learning more, please email your cover letter and CV to [email protected].
Cincinnati Children’s is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, or other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.