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Locum Tenens Oncology Jobs > New York > Plattsburgh

Oncology

Staff Care

Plattsburgh, New York

Locum Tenens

Job Description & Requirements
Oncologist - Physician - (Oncology - ONC) Locum Tenens
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 Hour/Day

A medical facility in the North Country of New York is needing full time Oncology coverage for 4 months. Position will start the September 6 and end January 6th. Provider must be Board Certified in Oncology, and Hematology Board Certification as well is preferred. Please inquire for more information.

An oncologist(locum tenens) is a physician who has specialized in the study and treatment of cancer. Medical oncologists perform many diagnostic tests when assessing new patients, such as biopsies and blood work. After determining the stage of the cancer and a prognosis, they begin treating their patients, making use of a range of medical procedures including chemotherapy and other medications. Monitoring the patient is an important aspect of medical oncology, and oncologists frequently perform diagnostic tests throughout treatment to examine the efficacy of the medication or medical procedures.

Required Qualifications
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Oncology (Hematology is preferred but not required)
NY state license

Facility Location
Nestled in the Adirondacks, Plattsburgh is about as idyllic as upstate New York could possibly get, offering gorgeous views of the mountains and Lake Champlain. The city has a great beach ideal for taking in the scenery, as well as copious fishing and aquatic sports options. The recently renovated Waterfront Park highlights the natural splendor of the lake and offers picnic and recreation possibilities for everyone. Hikers thrive in Plattsburgh, with access to climbing, mountain biking and hiking of all difficulty levels in the Adirondacks.


Job Benefits
Staff Care typically arranges medical or dental malpractice insurance for contractor physicians and other specialists with whom we match to client opportunities. In addition, Staff Care locum tenens positions regularly receive highly competitive pay and a dedicated team to handle all travel, lodging, rental, and transportation needs.

About the Company
Staff Care, an AMN Healthcare company, is the nation's leader in locum tenens staffing. We provide flexible, temporary employment options for physicians, clinicians, and other allied health professionals in all specialties with a variety of healthcare organizations, typically with interim contracts lasting from one week to one year. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.


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