Palliative Care Physician - Oncology

    • Job Tracking ID: 512708-797232
    • Job Location: Portsmouth, NH
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: Doctoral Degree
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: November 09, 2021
    • Years of Experience: 5 - 7 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

New England Cancer Specialists (NECS) seeks a Board Certified/Board Eligible Palliative Care Physician to join the growing Palliative Care Team within our highly successful private Oncology/Hematology practice in beautiful southern, Maine and New Hampshire. The successful candidate will be trained in Internal Medicine with a fellowship in Palliative Medicine/Hospice, experience in Oncology and Hematology patient care preferred.

As a Physician member of our Palliative Care Team, you will be providing care in the outpatient and inpatient setting in our Portsmouth NH and Kennebunk ME clinics. You will collaborate in co-managing palliative cancer treatments with our patients' primary Oncologists/Hematologists. In conjunction, you will participate in inpatient care on NECS patients that are admitted to area hospitals.

This position is full-time and includes a competitive compensation and benefits package, generous PTO and CME time as well and relocation assistance. NECS is a private medical practice composed of 13 oncologists and hematologists serving the region from 5 different locations in Maine and New Hampshire. Our mission is to make life better for people with cancer and blood disorders. Our unique, team-based collaborative approach to treatment delivers comprehensive and personalized care to provide the best outcomes for our patients. Kindness, compassion, and respect are part of everything that we do - from our phone operators to our physicians, every person on our team is important, and everyone makes a difference. We are proud to be an adult oncology member of the Dana-Farber Cancer Care Collaborative and to provide the highest quality care and unmatched holistic support for every patient, every day.

Maine and New Hampshire are consistently voted as some of the best places to live in the country, offering unparalleled access to boating, hiking, skiing, fishing, picturesque mountains, and beautiful beaches. The area's proximity to Boston and Portland ME makes for easy access to major international airports as well as retail hubs, and world class dining.

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