Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Physician Opportunity with Kaiser Permanente in Northern California
The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. (Kaiser Permanente Northern California)
Location: Oakland, California
Type: Full Time
Integrated Healthcare Delivery System
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Leading the future of health care
Kaiser Permanente / The Permanente Medical Group
The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. (TPMG - Kaiser Permanente Northern California) is one of the largest multispecialty medical groups in the nation with over 9,000 physicians, 22 medical centers, numerous clinics throughout Northern and Central California and a 75-year tradition of providing quality medical care. We partner exclusively with Kaiser Permanente Health Plan to provide comprehensive care to a diverse population of 4 million members in a fully integrated health care setting.
PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY PHYSICIAN
Opening in Oakland, California
We are currently seeking a 6th BC/BE Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist to join our growing pediatric specialty group in Oakland, California. Responsibilities for this clinical position include attending in inpatient and outpatient pediatric settings, consultations for general pediatricians, and teaching medical students and residents. The candidate should have completed a fellowship in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and be BE/BC in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology. The candidate should have excellent communication and teaching skills.
Kaiser Permanente Oakland is an active COG member with over 50 new oncology patients per year. Our thriving hematology practice consists of approximately 100 sickle cell patients and 50 hemophilia patients. We collaborate with colleagues to foster a multidisciplinary approach, including participation in monthly pediatric oncology tumor board, COG clinical trials, and comprehensive sickle cell and hemophilia clinics.
We are an established Pediatric Hematology/Oncology program based at our Oakland Medical Center, which includes physicians, case managers, social workers, child life, and support staff. We are a fully integrated program, with electronic medical records, and an innovative and patient care focused environment. Our physician group cares for approximately 500,000 Pediatric patients in the Central Bay Area. The inpatient setting at our Oakland Medical Center includes a 24-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, 35-bed Pediatric ward and a 12-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit staffed 24/7 by Pediatric Hospitalists and Pediatric Critical Care/Intensivists. We work collaboratively with our Pediatric, Surgical and Subspecialty colleagues. We have an independent Pediatric Residency Training program. We also work closely with our fellow Pediatric Hematology/Oncology colleagues at Kaiser Santa Clara and Roseville/Sacramento Medical Centers.
The San Francisco Bay Area is an outstanding and beautiful place to live, with easy access to the San Francisco Bay, Pacific Ocean, Coastal and Sierra Nevada mountains, Napa and Sonoma Valleys, Monterey Bay, and more. The pleasant weather allows for multiple outdoor recreational activities year around. In addition, there are excellent cultural opportunities, professional sports, and schools.
Kaiser Permanente and TPMG are committed to Equity, Inclusion, and Diversity, encouraging all People of color and members of the LGBTQ community to apply.
A FEW REASONS TO CONSIDER A PRACTICE WITH TPMG:
Work-life balance focused practice, including flexible schedules and unmatched practice support.
We can focus on providing excellent patient care without managing overhead and billing. No RVUs!
We demonstrate our commitment to a culture of equity, inclusion, and diversity by hiring physicians that reflect and celebrate the diversity of people and cultures. We practice in an environment with patients at the center and deliver culturally responsive and compassionate care to our member populations.
Collaboration amongst primary and specialty care with a mission-driven integrated health care delivery model.
An outstanding electronic medical record system that allows flexibility in patient management.
We have a very rich and comprehensive Physician Health & Wellness Program.
We are Physician-led and develop our own leaders.
Professional development opportunities in teaching, research, mentorship, physician leadership, and community service.
Competitive compensation and benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental
Moving allowance and home loan assistance - up to $250,000 (approval required)
Through an integrated health care delivery model that places the patient at its core, The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. (TPMG) helps over 4 million Kaiser Permanente members live healthier, happier, and longer lives. We are a 9,000-physician strong and physician-led medical group that believes in working collaboratively with our colleagues to put our patients at the center for the best outcomes. The Permanente Medical Group is on the forefront of innovative work using state of the art technology. We equip our physicians with the tools they need so they can focus on what they do best, providing world-class patient care.At TPMG, we demonstrate our commitment to a culture of equity, inclusion, and diversity by hiring physicians that reflect and celebrate the diversity of people and cultures. We practice in an environment with patients at the center and deliver culturally responsive and compassionate care to our member populations.With its breathtaking natural attractions, renowned art museums, award-winning eateries, world championship sports teams and broad spectrum of entertainment and recreational options, Northern California has something for everyone. Even more, our region offer...s an enviable mix of geographical diversity and proximity, which means you can enjoy multiple adventures and outings within a matter of hours. Imagine spending a morning in the mountains, an afternoon in the wine country and an evening at the beach. In Northern California, that's possible.