Hematology/Oncology Physician

Open Date 9/12/2017
Division Tower Health Medical Group
Description Reading Hospital, a nationally recognized hospital for Clinical Excellence, and theMcGlinn Cancer Center located inWest Reading, Pennsylvania, has an excellent opportunity for an Oncologist or Hematologist/Oncologist with experience preferred to treat general cancer cases in our outpatient community based practice. The McGlinn Cancer Institute is nationally recognized by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons as offering the very best in cancer care; an honor given to only one in four hospitals that treat cancer. Additional distinctions include an accreditation by the NAPBC which qualifies the institute to offer a full spectrum of interdisciplinary care to patients with breast disease. As an acute, tertiary care facility with 700+ beds, Reading Hospital is a dynamic, state of the art facility with professional growth opportunities for the right candidate. We are proud that Healthgrades once again has namedReading Hospital asone of only 14 Pennsylvania institutions among the top 5% of U.S. hospitals based on clinical outcomes.

Cancer Center Highlights:
• 10% Accruals for Active Clinical Cutting Edge Trials
• 2100 Analytic Cases
• 60,000 treatments yearly
• New Fellowship training program affiliated with Thomas Jefferson
• Tumor Boards
• 1:8 Call requirements
• Coverage for weekends including inpatient

We offer a competitive benefits package in an ideal south Central Pennsylvania community located within driving distance to shore points, an International Airport, and metropolitan areas like Philadelphia, New York, New Jersey, Baltimore and Washington DC. Ours is a multicultural area with excellent public and private schools plus several colleges and Universities, parks, sporting and recreational attractions, and shopping.
Position Requirements

MD/DO, BC/BE in Oncology or Hematology/Oncology

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Special Notes
About the Organization Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.
Hours Bi-Weekly None Specified

Reading Shift Day