The Dignity Health Cancer Institute (DHCI) - St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center (SJHMC) in Phoenix, AZ is seeking a talented and motivated candidate for our second urologic oncology position. This individual will be an important member of the Genitourinary (GU) Multidisciplinary Team at the cancer center. The position requires the ability to perform complex GU procedures including robotic, laparoscopic and minimally invasive surgeries for prostate/kidney/bladder disease and be a member of a complex pelvic/abdominal surgery team at SJHMC. In addition, the individual would perform outpatient clinical care, office-based procedures and participate in the multidisciplinary tumor board at DHCI. .
Dignity Health Cancer Institute is a new, 5-story, fully-equipped cancer clinic with a procedural endoscopy suite, infusion center, radiology, lab and pharmacy. We have 7 active multidisciplinary disease teams, each including medical, surgical, radiation, radiology, pathology, genetics and supportive care experts. Building a robust clinical practice, providing direct patient care, and participation in the clinical trials programs are key responsibilities of these positions. We also recommend serving as medical faculty for Creighton University and participating in the education of residents and medical students. The multidisciplinary teams work closely with the leadership of St. Joseph’s, the Associate CMO for Oncology, the VP Oncology Services and the Dignity Health Medical Group to ensure the growth and the quality of our comprehensive oncology patient care programs.
St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is located conveniently in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, is a 571-bed, not-for-profit hospital that provides a wide range of health, social and support services. Founded in 1895 by the Sisters of Mercy, St. Joseph's was the first hospital in the Phoenix area, is the flagship hospital of Dignity Health, and a member of CommonSpirit Health, the largest not-for-profit health system in the US. More than 125 years later, St. Joseph's remains dedicated to its mission of caring for the poor and underserved. SJHMC has 3 Davinci Xi robots and a full complement of Urology endosuites.
U.S News & World Report routinely ranks St. Joseph's among the top hospitals in the United States for neurology and neurosurgery. In addition, St. Joseph's boasts the Creighton University School of Medicine at St. Joseph's, and a strategic alliance with Phoenix Children's Hospital.
St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is consistently named an outstanding place to work and one of Arizona's healthiest employers. Come grow your career with one of Arizona's Most Admired Companies.
Successful completion of Residency and Urologic Oncology fellowship programs
Board Certified in Urology
A passion for providing excellent clinical care
Must have or be eligible for Arizona State medical licensure
Ability to achieve full and unrestricted hospital/surgical privileges at Dignity Health Arizona hospitals
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: We are offering a competitive salary and generous benefits package that includes premium-free insurance options, a matched 403b, employer-funded pension plan, relocation allowance for applicable physicians, CME benefit, and malpractice insurance.
Internal Number: 2021-020221
About The Dignity Health Cancer Institute - St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
We are extremely proud to be a nationally recognized center for quality quaternary care, medical education and research. St. Joseph's includes the internationally renowned Barrow Neurological Institute, Norton Thoracic Institute, Cancer Center at St. Joseph's, Ivy Brain Tumor Center, and St. Joseph's Level I Trauma Center (which is verified by the American College of Surgeons). The hospital is also a respected center for high-risk obstetrics, neuro-rehabilitation, orthopedics, and other medical services. St. Joseph’s is considered a sought-after destination hospital for treating the most complex cases from throughout the world. Every day, approximately 20 percent of the hospital’s patients have traveled from outside of Arizona and the United States to seek treatment at St. Joseph’s.