Job ID: 289887355
Last Updated: 10/5/2023
Hematology/Oncology opportunity in SC
Lexington Medical Center
Seeking a BC/BE Hematology-Oncologist or Medical Oncologist Physician to join a thriving practice of eight esteemed physicians.
Lexington Oncology, an employed group within the Lexington Medical Center network of care, recently relocated into a 60,000 sq.ft. space, spread over two floors on Lexington Medical Center's main campus. The state of the- art clinic features 40 exam rooms including 34 standard rooms and 6 procedural offices. There is a fully staffed central laboratory and in-house radiology team on the clinical floor. Onsite are 3 phlebotomist, and 3 shared nursing stations that provide patients and physicians all the support needed from a desk RN, prescription refills, FMLA, and cancer treatment schedules. Lexington Oncology is committed to providing the highest quality of care by offering cutting edge equipment that includes a 64 slice CT scanner and a 5 ring PET scanner, both from GE.
Lexington Oncology also has an onsite infusion suite with 47 infusion rooms that is open to patients Monday Friday from 7:30AM 4PM as well as an in-house pharmacy. We offer some of the most technologically advanced, holistic, personalized care available as we work to treat not just the cancer, but all symptoms of the disease.
Lexington Medical Centers Oncology program has been awarded by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer the Cancer Center of Excellence and is 1 of only 4 hospitals in the state of South Carolina to be Quality Oncology Practice Initiative certified. Patient care and satisfaction is a focus and scores are consistently ranked in the top 15% in the nation.
The weekly schedule will be a mix of managing the outpatient clinic and inpatient census, practicing 50% hematology and 50% oncology
Clinical research is welcomed, where all physicians have a hand in at least one trial. Some of the trials have included breast, lung, colon, general, and lymphoma cancers
Twice a week, physicians will have tumor conferences where radiology oncologist, pathologists, and physicians will attend
Oncology trained APP Support
Call responsibilities include a 1:8 Rotation
Steady 3-5% Practice Growth
Lexington Medical Center is a 607-bed hospital in West Columbia, South Carolina. Anchoring a health care network that includes five community medical centers and employs a staff of more than 7,800 health care professionals. The network includes a cardiovascular program recognized by the American College of Cardiology as South Carolinas first HeartCARE Center. The network also has an occupational health center, the largest skilled nursing facility in the Carolinas, an Alzheimers care center, and 70 physician practices. Lexington Medical Center operates one of the busiest Emergency departments in South Carolina, treating nearly 100,000 patients each year. The hospital delivers more than 4,000 babies each year and performs more than 25,000 surgeries.
Our mission is the same as it was when we opened our doors in 1971: to provide quality health services that meet the needs of our communities. We believe that commitment to the health of our community really makes a difference and we show it every day. For more than 50 years we continue to service our community as a local, independent, nonprofit hospital.
We are committed to offering quality, cost-effective benefits for our employees and their families. Competitive Day ONE Benefits:
Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
Retirement and Savings Plans with No Vesting Period
24/7 Live Epic EMR Support from Our On-site Team
Relocation Assistance and Sign On Bonus
Annual CME Allowance
Tail Coverage for Medical Malpractice
Life, Accidental, and Critical Illness Insurance
Employer Paid Short- and Long-Term Disability (after 90 days)
529 College Savings Plans
Dependent Life Insurance
On-site Child Care Center
Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Employer
Health Directions Gym Membership
Employee Discounts and Services
Additionally, all new physicians in the Lexington Medical Center network receive a state-of-the-art marketing plan designed to introduce them to patients living in our community, and assist the physician with growing a thriving practice.
Affordable Cost of Living
Close proximity to beautiful Lake Murray
Family friendly community, Home to some of the best school districts in the state
Centrally located, driving distance to 7 major airports
Annual average temperature is 68 degrees in December
1.5 hours from Charleston, 2 hours from Asheville
Lexington Medical Center is located near the capital city of Columbia, South Carolina, home to the University of South Carolina. Enjoy SEC Division I sporting events, top quality entertainment at the Colonial Life Arena and the Koger Center for the Arts, energetic nightlife in the Congaree Vista, or stroll Main Street during the Saturday morning Soda City Market. Its central location, favorable economic environment, cultural diversity, and recreation opportunities make the Columbia area an ideal place to work, live, and play.
For additional information, please contact Karianna Williams at 803-936-7547; or firstname.lastname@example.org.
To learn more about Lexington Medical Center please visit our facility websites at www.lexmed.com or www.lmcphysicians.com.
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