Hematology-Oncology Physician Opportunity One Hour From Boston
Norris Cotton Cancer Center
Manchester and Concord
At the direction of the NCCC Medical Director, NCCC Manchester, Nashua & Concord, participates in hematology and oncology patient consultation, care, and teaching at the Norris Cotton Cancer Centers at DH-Manchester and DH-Concord. The position will spend four days in Manchester and one day in Concord. Opportunity for academic appointment with the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth at a rank commensurate with experience.
Clinical Responsibilities (Outpatient)
- Provide clinical excellence and coordination of care to Hematology and Oncology patients at NCCC Manchester and DH Concord.
- Participate in subspecialty and interdisciplinary clinics.
- Identify area of oncology disease interest and integrate into both Lebanon, Nashua and Manchester subspecialty groups.
- Actively participate in quality and patient safety improvement initiatives.
- Participate in a fair proportion of the inpatient unit on-call schedule in Manchester and Nashua.
- Meets RVU benchmark as established by DHC per specialty.
- Obtain subspecialty board certification within five years of employment.
Clinical Responsibilities (Inpatient)
- Round on inpatient unit(s) when on-call.
- Communicate in an efficient manner with the hospitalists, radiologists, pathologists, and subspecialists in order to offer best clinical care.
- Respond promptly and with professionalism to hematology and oncology consult requests.
- Write and/or cosign inpatient consult notes.
- Be actively involved in consulting or admitting patients to Catholic Medical Center, Elliott Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital and Southern New Hampshire Medical Center.
- Participate fully in clinical research activities at NCCC.
- Accrual of patients to new and/or ongoing cooperative and industry clinical trials.
- Contribute to clinical research activities as part of patient care.
- Open new clinical trials in one’s own area of subspecialty interest.
- Support accrual on Dartmouth and non-Dartmouth clinical trials.
- Participate in educating the medical staff on a regular basis by answering their questions and offering teaching materials.
- Participate in building a hematology and oncology elective program available to medical, pharmacology, and NP/PA students regionally.
- Teach medical, pharmacology, PA/NP students on site and at the main campus in Lebanon.
- Participate in teaching activities within the hematology and oncology fellowship program.
- Participate in the core lecture series for hematology and oncology fellows at DHMC.
- Participate in Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center graduate and continuing medical education.
- Participate in Hematology/Oncology section and institutional CME programs.
- Develop oncology education programs for the southern region communities, which include CME programs in local community hospitals to educate medical personnel on oncology issues.
- Join in public and community education programs.
Spend approximately 8 hours per month @ NCCC Lebanon to accomplish the following:
- Participate in oncology and medical conferences, NCCC grand rounds and sectional committees.
- Integrate with the section faculty and other members of the NCCC within your clinical area of interest to foster research opportunities, enhance communication and jointly develop the subspecialty program.
- Represent NCCC in FNCCC events held in the local communities.
- Completion of an approved fellowship program in oncology and hematology with board eligible/board certification in this specialty and experience in the clinical care of Hematology/Oncology patients.
- A valid NH medical license is required, as is credentialing at Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Catholic Medical Center, Elliot Hospital, Southern NH Medical Center and St. Joseph Hospital.
With over 125+ physicians, Dartmouth Hitchcock Manchester is the largest multi-specialty group practice in Southern New Hampshire. Our progressive, physician led organization, utilizes a patient focused approach to care and treatment and supports collaboration across programs and specialties.
Having been ranked the #1 Small City and Best Place to Live and Raise a Family (Fortune and Money Magazine), Manchester is within an hour's drive to Boston, the seacoast, the lakes and mountain regions- offering something for everyone. As the largest city in New Hampshire, Manchester offers many cultural and social activities as well as strong school systems to contribute to a balanced lifestyle.
Manchester, New Hampshire
Having been ranked #1 Small City and Best Place to Live and Raise a Family (Fortune & Money magazines), Manchester, located in picturesque New Hampshire, is the city where history invites opportunity. Traveling along the banks of the Merrrimack River, one sees a unique blending of history with current economic development in the state's largest city. The old mill along the river has been transformed into quaint shops, galleries, and businesses. The community features traditional festivals, open air markets, great restaurants, and sporting and concert events available in the new 10,000 seat indoor Verizon Wireless Arena. The minor league (AA) FisherCats baseball team's ballpark proudly sits 6,500 in a waterfront stadium. Manchester is also home to the Currier Gallery of Art and the Palace Theatre, some of northern New England's finest art museums and musical theatres.
Manchester prides itself with being close to everything – within an hours drive of the Atlantic Ocean, the largest peaks of the White Mountains, pristine Lakes Region, and the city of Boston – offering something for everyone. New Hampshire has no state income or sales tax, has highly ranked public schools, and continues to be ranked one of the most "healthy" and "livable" states in the nation. Manchester-Boston Regional Airport offers easy access to all major cities, many offering direct flights. New Hampshire no longer needs to be a destination-call it "home."
The cost of living in New Hampshire is one of the lowest in New England with no state income tax or sales tax. Noted for exceptional public and private schools in the area, Expansion Management magazine named Concord as a Gold Medal district for offering the highest quality public education in the state of New Hampshire. It is also the home to the renowned St. Paul's private preparatory school, Franklin Pierce Law Center (New Hampshire's only law school), New Hampshire Technical Institute, and the Granite State Symphony Orchestra.