Saint Alphonsus Medical Group and Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center – Boise have an excellent full time employment or professional services agreement opportunity for a Hematology/ Oncology physician to join a full spectrum practice within the Saint Alphonsus Boise Cancer Care Center located in Boise, Idaho.
Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG) is a physician led and accountable 400+ provider multispecialty group practice that has an excellent opportunity for a well-trained Board Certified Hematology/ Oncologist who is willing to support an established six physician oncology practice as part of a growing cancer care program within a multi-specialty medical group framework. The practice has three main locations in Boise, Nampa and Caldwell along with two outreach clinics in Ontario and Emmett. The Boise location has three physicians with one physician in Nampa and two physicians in Caldwell. All the physicians help to provide telemedicine coverage from time to time for Saint Alphonsus Medical Center – Baker City and Grande Ronde Hospital. In addition, all physicians provide consultations throughout the Saint Alphonsus Health System as well as West Valley Medical Center.
Each physician within the practice is in clinic four days each week with one day off. One day per week within an outreach clinic is expected. Call for this opportunity is shared equitably among the SAMG Hematology and Oncology physicians. Evening and weekend call is 1:6. During the work week, day-time call is covered by a full time Medical Oncology hospitalist.
Requirements for this opportunity include an Individual with a doctor of medicine (MD) or a doctor of osteopathy (DO) degree (MD/DO); successful completion of accredited ACGME internal medicine residency and hematology - medical oncology fellowship training programs; current, unrestricted full license in Idaho and Oregon to practice medicine in all its phases; valid controlled substance registration with the Idaho and Oregon Boards of Pharmacy and DEA; board certifications in Internal Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology through the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) (or obtain such certifications within 3 years of employment/contract start).
The ideal candidate will commit to a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care while demonstrating and modeling our organization’s core values of reverence, a commitment to those who are poor, justice, stewardship and integrity. The opportunity also requires the granting of full privileges at Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center (SARMC) and consultative privileges at affiliated Saint Alphonsus inpatient facilities.
SAHS utilizes Cerner PowerChart for their inpatient facilities and Varian ARIA Oncology EMR for outpatient Oncology clinics, therefore experience with EHR's is preferred.
About The Saint Alphonsus Cancer Care Program
The Saint Alphonsus Cancer Care program comprises clinic-based practices across southwestern Idaho and eastern Oregon to include the following current locations: a free-standing Cancer Care Center in Caldwell, Idaho; Cancer Care Centers on Saint Alphonsus hospital campuses in Boise and Nampa, Idaho and Ontario and Baker City, Oregon; and a Saint Alphonsus Rural Cancer Care Clinic based on the campus of Valor Health Hospital in Emmett, Idaho. In both our Boise and Caldwell locations, we have radiation oncology adjacent to medical oncology, offering patients a one stop approach to their cancer treatments. We offer an integrated approach to care with support services including nurse navigators, social workers, dietician, and financial counseling.
The Saint Alphonsus Cancer Care Center (SA CCC) is accredited by the American College of Surgeons as a Comprehensive Community Cancer Program. And, in 2013, the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) granted the Saint Alphonsus Cancer Care Center the Outstanding Achievement Award; the Saint Alphonsus Cancer Care Center is among only 19% of the programs surveyed who achieved this prestigious distinction. Moreover, the program became Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI)recertified in 2017. In 2015 we received "3 Year Accreditation" from American College of Surgeons/ Commission on Cancer – which replaces the "3 Year with Commendation/Outstanding Achievement Award" we received in 2012. The SA CCC also collaborates with the Michigan Cancer Research Consortium, a research cooperative group administered by our Trinity Health partner, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Through this affiliation, Saint Alphonsus is able to offer over 100 clinical trials to our patients. To learn more about the Saint Alphonsus Cancer Care Program, visit: http://www.saintalphonsus.org/cancer-care-center.
Saint Alphonsus Health System (SAHS) Values, Mission and Vision
Guided by our core values of respect, social justice, compassion, care of the poor and underserved and excellence, we at SAHS serve together, in the spirit of the Gospel, to heal body, mind and spirit, to improve the health of our communities and to steward the resources entrusted to us.
Unified by our faith-based mission, SAHS will:
- Provide healing and hope, close to home
- Help our communities grow and thrive
- Be a trusted partner for life
- Deliver value in everything we do
Saint Alphonsus Health System Guiding Behaviors
Saint Alphonsus establishes and promotes the following guiding behaviors: we support each other in serving; we communicate openly, honestly, respectfully and directly; we are fully present; we are all accountable; we trust and assume goodness in intentions; and we are continuous learners. It is our cultural expectation that all providers will emulate these guiding behaviors and model them for all Saint Alphonsus associates. Moreover, as a Catholic Health Care Services Provider, we expect our providers to deliver care in accordance with the USCCB Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services.
Saint Alphonsus greatly values the input and leadership of our providers and encourages each provider to actively participate in department meetings, SAMG Leadership Council and in matters of practice/service line development.
As continuous learners, we also encourage and promote ongoing continuing medical education (CME) activities for our providers and will financially support your CME endeavors. Additionally, as part of our shared vision to become a trusted health partner for life, we strive to continuously increase patient satisfaction and loyalty.
This is an exciting opportunity for the right Hematology/ Oncology physician to be part of Saint Alphonsus Health System.
An excellent compensation and benefits package is available for the right candidate.