About Our Health System
UPMC Altoona (part of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center hospital network) offers exceptional career growth opportunities and stability as part of a financially strong and thriving world-class health system. The 400-bed regional, tertiary health care system provides care to nearly 400,000 residents in central Pennsylvania. UPMC Altoona is a level II trauma center, regional oncology center, and a Joint Commission certified stroke center. The hospital provides comprehensive cardiology and cardiovascular surgery, neurosurgery, vascular and endovascular surgery, robotics, orthopaedics, behavioral health, and wound care. The Health System’s medical staff is comprised of approximately 400 primary care physicians and specialists.
About UPMC Hillman Cancer Center - Altoona
UPMC Altoona Hillman Cancer Center is a growing program in the world renowned UPMC Hillman Cancer Center system. The spacious center on the campus of UPMC Altoona hospital is dedicated to the latest in personalized medical and radiation oncology treatments and clinical trials. The team is comprised of experienced medical oncologists/hematologists, nurse practitioner, oncology nurses and support staff. This busy practice includes outpatient and inpatient medical consults, chemotherapy, lab, and supportive therapy visits.
About The Opportunity
The practice is currently seeking a board certified, fellowship trained medical oncologist/hematologist to step into a fully established and growing practice with a high-volume patient base. This is a full-time position. Work schedule is Monday – Friday with 1:5 call. Position is employed through Altoona Regional Health Services, Inc. (ARHS), a multi-specialty physician group of over 100 physicians and 75 APPs.
Competitive compensation and benefits package includes sign-on bonus, relocation assistance, annual CME stipend, paid vacation, health/dental/vision and life insurance, retirement benefits, and occurrence-based malpractice insurance.
About Our Community
Altoona is a small city surrounded by mountains in central Pennsylvania, with easy access to 5 major metro areas - a friendly, uncomplicated, family-oriented community filled with cultural and recreational opportunities, and excellent schools.
Christine Gildea at email@example.com 814-949-6131
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center | UPMC Altoona