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Oncology/Hematology Physician in Clinton, IA (Perm)

Clinton, IA 52732

Job Description

MercyOne Clinton has an excellent full-time employment opportunity for a Board Certified or Board Eligible Medical Oncologist/Hematologist to join a well-established practice located in Clinton, Iowa.

According to the FY22-24 CHNA, through a need differential analysis and steering committee input, cancer was found to be one of the top 8 health needs in the MercyOne service area. MercyOne has begun working towards the COC (Commission on Cancer) Accreditation.

Job Description:
  • Coverage primarily at MercyOne in Clinton, IA; however, may eventually rotate in Genesis Health System in Davenport, IA as well
  • Expect to split time 30/70 between Hematology and Medical Oncology 
  • After hour calls are by phone only and are very minimal.
  • Practice is attached to the hospital 
  • Currently sees an average of 30 patients per day - patient population is adult and geriatric
  • New patient visits are allocated 30 minutes and follow-up patients 15 minutes. 
  • Physicians are supported by four RNs, MA, CNA, and a receptionist. 
  • Hospitalists are available to cover infusions, if needed. 
  • Onsite Radiation Oncology is an outreach of the University of Iowa.
  • Strong primary care network of providers to provide a steady stream of internal referrals
  • Practice in a professionally managed and thriving state-of-the-art facility with full ancillary services.
  • Not accepting Locums candidates
Compensation and Benefits:
  • Excellent compensation based on experience and training to be discussed at interview.  Provider may submit salary expectations with presentation.
  • $50K Sign-on bonus
  • Six Weeks PTO
  • Loan Forgiveness/Repayment Available
  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability Benefits
  • Professional Malpractice Coverage
  • CME Reimbursement of $5,000
  • 403(B) Plus Hospitals Matches and Deferred Account
  • Board Eligible (within 5 years of residency) or Board Certified in Medical Oncology 
  • Board Eligible (within 5 years of residency) or Board Certified in Hematology 
  • IA license (or willing to obtain) 
  • Board Certified
  • Board Eligible
  • Iowa
ABOUT THE FACILITY About MercyOne Clinton:
Located on the bluffs of the Mississippi River, MercyOne Clinton Medical Center is a faith-based, full-service community health system serving residents in Clinton, Iowa, and surrounding communities in eastern Iowa and northwestern Illinois.
With a history dating back more than 130 years, MercyOne Clinton is proud to offer the latest in health and medical services with a caring, compassionate and personal touch.

MercyOne Clinton provides a broad range of services to meet the health care needs of residents in the bi-state area. With two main campuses, MercyOne Clinton operates 163 licensed beds. Services include a Radiation Oncology Center in affiliation with the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, two cardiac catheterization labs, renal dialysis and a trauma center. Residents also have access to the skill of MercyOne's home health and hospice care, as well as quality equipment and supplies through MercyOne Home Medical Equipment.

About Genesis Health System:

Leading-Edge Cancer Care Close to Home

A cancer diagnosis can be overwhelmingly stressful. Finding a cancer care center close to home that provides advanced diagnostic and treatment options can ease that stress. Genesis helps you fight cancer utilizing the next generation of cancer-fighting technology and treatments, while providing resources and support for you and your family. We maximize treatment success and minimize the impact of cancer on your life through diagnosis, treatment and recovery. With cancer centers in Davenport and Silvis … it’s all close to home in the Quad Cities.
  • Comprehensive Care: We provide a full range of innovative treatments, technology and educational resources -- the same care and services provided in many larger communities and academic hospitals.
  • Team Approach:  Medical oncologists, nurse practitioners and nurses certified in oncology and/or chemotherapy and radiation therapy work together to coordinate the best treatment options for your specific needs.
  • Access: Patients have the opportunity to participate in clinical trials and new treatment options not available elsewhere.
  • Support: Our Cancer Navigators offer individualized assistance and support services in partnership with social workers, helping you and your family navigate your health care and treatment plan.
  • Expertise: Genesis is the only Commission on Cancer®– accredited program in the Quad Cities, regularly collaborating with other leading cancer programs to ensure the latest in treatment standards, protocols, research and prevention.
  • Genetic Testing: Does someone in your family have cancer? Some cancers are hereditary, and we proudly provide genetic cancer testing and counseling  to support you and those you love to prepare for, and proactively fight against future cancer cases.  We are here to fight for you and those you love.
About the Community:
Stroll along the riverfront for astonishing views of the Mississippi River, or hear stories of lumberjacks at the Sawmill Museum. Clinton has something for everyone to enjoy all with small-town charm that makes you feel right at home.  

The Clinton area offers year-round attractions, outstanding annual events, live theater, craft and antique shops, unique restaurants and historic districts. No trip to Clinton is complete without a visit to our state-of-the-art marina and riverfront amenities that include a municipal pool and splash park, bike and pedestrian path, Lumberkings baseball and much more!

Located along the banks of the Mississippi River, Davenport is a vibrant and progressive community that has been declared "The Most Livable Small City in America." We boast a thriving downtown and business-friendly environment, with a focus on development and revitalization. Please explore our website and our City's unique character, history, entertainment and business, appreciation for art and culture, shopping and civic service opportunities.

Meet Your Recruiter

Lisa Kaiser
Senior Recruiter

Lisa joined Wapiti Medical Staffing as a Recruiter in February 2022. Prior to coming to Wapiti, Lisa spent over 21 years in Retail Pharmacy in multiple roles including Manager, CPhT and Compliance Officer. Some of her accolades include Diabetic Lifestyle Coach, Orthotic Shoe Fitter and ACHC Accreditation Specialist. Lisa was also the recipient of Pharmacy Technician of the Year Award by the South Dakota Board of Pharmacy.

Lisa is a mother of two adult children, Eric and Brooke, whom she is incredibly proud of. In her spare time, she enjoys DIY projects, drawing and painting, traveling both domestically and internationally, cooking, gardening and experiencing new adventures so she can continue to check things off her bucket list.

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About Clinton, IA

Start your journey towards a rewarding career in Clinton, Iowa today! This vibrant city nestled along the Mississippi River offers a welcoming community, plentiful job opportunities, and a charming small-town atmosphere. Clinton boasts a rich history, featuring landmarks like the George M. Curtis Mansion and the gorgeous views from Eagle Point Park. Explore the local art scene at the Clinton Art Association Gallery or catch a show at the Clinton Area Showboat Theatre. With delicious cuisine, outdoor recreation at Riverview Park, and close proximity to the Quad Cities and Dubuque, Clinton is an ideal place to grow both personally and professionally. Browse our job listings now and discover all the enchanting opportunities this region has to offer!

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  • ACLS: Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • ATLS: Advanced Trauma Life Support
  • BLS: Basic Life Support
  • CALS: Comprehensive Advanced Life Support
  • NRP: Neonatal Resuscitation Program
  • PALS: Pediatric Advanced Life Support