Swedish Cancer Institute is searching for a full-time Breast Medical Oncologist to serve in their multi-disciplinary Breast Program in Seattle, Washington. This is an ideal role for a thoughtful and collaborative clinician who can expand an ambitious vision of multidisciplinary breast and women's cancer care, building on the legacy of robust compassionate care of cancer patients and their families and cutting edge clinical and translational research at the Swedish Cancer Institute. The ideal candidate will have medical oncology fellowship training and a sterling record of clinical practice with a strong background in clinical and/or translational research.
The Swedish Cancer Institute is one of the oldest cancer centers in the United States, providing innovative care for patients since 1932. The True Family Women's Cancer Center, located within the Swedish Cancer Institute opened in 2012 with the co-location of much of the care for women with breast and other cancers. Today, the True Center primarily serves women with a range of breast related diagnoses from benign breast disease to high risk patients, breast cancer patients and survivors. Over 1,500 new patients with breast cancer are seen within the Swedish Cancer Institute on an annual basis, including four practice sites throughout the Puget Sound region. Patients are provided access to the full range of assessment and treatment, including a high risk clinic, onco-plastic surgery, specialized reconstructive surgery, breast and general medical oncology, radiation oncology, chemotherapy, hormone and targeted therapies and innovative clinical trials. Supportive care services include: embedded social work; genetic counseling; integrative medicine; massage and touch therapies; rehabilitation services; financial counseling; patient education; palliative care; and survivorship. The True Center has exceptional patient satisfaction scores due to a commitment to high quality care, a personalized approach to patients and their families and strong systems-for-care coordination.
The Swedish Cancer Institute provides access to state-of-the-art clinical trials including, Academic Breast Cancer Consortium, ALLIANCE, NCORP and Genomic profiling registry. There is a long-standing comprehensive breast center database of over 17,000 patients. The program incorporates fully invested dedicated breast radiologists and pathologists. Swedish Cancer Institute adheres to a robust multidisciplinary approach with weekly prospective multi-disciplinary breast cancer conferences.
Lead Medical Oncologist position
Opportunities to be involved in research and mentorship
Supportive, collegial environment
Focus on breast medical oncology strongly preferred
Where You'll Work
The Swedish Cancer Institute is the premier cancer care and clinical research center in the region. The Institute, founded in 1932, now includes more than 150 Swedish affiliated oncologists and oncology surgeons throughout the region. With clinical trials and an environment open to new drug treatments, technology and clinical applications, the institute is a hub of innovation.
Where You'll Live
Seattle is the Pacific Northwest's largest urban center, with a metro population of 3.25 million, and is home to world-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an outstanding school system. The city hugs Puget Sound and offers magnificent mountain views to the north, east and south. Home to the world's biggest tech giants, Seattle offers some of the highest minimum wages in the country, along with a notable music and arts scene, outdoor lifestyle and amazing coffee.
Who You'll Work For
Swedish Health Services, a not-for-profit health system based in Seattle, Washington, operates five renowned hospitals and more than 100 medical clinics offering primary and specialty care. Swedish is committed to creating a culture that values patient safety above all else, as evidenced by our error-prevention tools and techniques for clear communication. Swedish is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health family, and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.
Job ID Number: 10876
Facility Name: Swedish Cancer Institute
Location Name: Seattle, WA
Brand Name: Swedish
Provider Profession: Physician/Surgeon
Medical Specialty: Oncology
Job Setting: Hospital
Type of Role: Clinical
Phone Number: 425-525-5971
Schedule: Full Time
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