Medical Oncologist

Medical Oncologist

Mercy Health Physicians-Youngstown is seeking a Medical Oncologist. Currently, two physicians in our hospital-based group with 2 locations in the Greater Youngstown, Ohio region.

Highlights:
  • Services offered include chemotherapy, immunotherapy, targeted therapy and a broad array of oral chemotherapy drugs
  • The Oncology program participates in national cooperative and vendor sponsored clinical trials
  • Mercy hospital is committed to increasing offerings of multidisciplinary site-specific tumor boards and clinics with dedicated nurse navigators which currently include breast, lung, GI, H&N, and GU
  • Team includes two nurse practitioners and ancillary personnel including dietician and social workers
  • Comprehensive survivorship services with three dedicated Nurse Navigators

Benefits:
  • Highly competitive salary
  • Relocation and loan repayment benefits
  • A generous annual CME stipend
  • 403B with employer matching and 457 retirement plans
  • Group disability coverage, and other benefits

Requirements:
  • Candidate must have outstanding interpersonal skills and a strong commitment to develop and strengthen the cancer treatment team
  • Board certification or eligibility required


Mercy Health

Mercy Health:

In 2018, Bon Secours Health System and Mercy Health combined to become the United States' fifth largest Catholic health care ministry and one of the nation's 20 largest health care systems. As a faith-based healthcare system, Mercy Health continues to honor its long-standing Mission to extend the healing ministry of Jesus by improving the health of our communities, with an emphasis on the underserved. Mercy demonstrates behaviors reflecting its core values of compassion, excellence, human dignity, justice, service, and sacredness of life.

Mercy Health is the largest healthcare system in Ohio and ranked nationally in the top 20% of health systems for clinical quality and efficiency.

Mercy Health is a recognized leader in providing quality, cost-effective healthcare and is a regional leader in collaboration with other community organizations to meet community needs. Mercy is a preferred provider on most health insurance plans.

Mercy Health - St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital

Mercy Health - St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital offers you the high-quality health care you need and the compassion you deserve. Our expert doctors, nurses and caregivers are committed to helping you be well in mind, body and spirit.

We are a Level 1 Trauma Center and Primary Stroke Center, equipped to handle the most serious emergencies. A full range of hospital services are available 24/7.

More information about our services and locations is available through the information on this website.

Awards and Recognition
  • Ranked number 18 on U.S. News and World Report's Best Regional Hospitals list for 2017-2018.
  • St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital was rated "High Performing" in treatment of heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
  • 2016 America's Best Breast Centers -- Women's Choice Award®.
  • Full Chest Pain Center with PCI (percutaneous coronary intervention) Accreditation.
  • Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite Plus.


Community

Community:

Situated an hour's drive from Cleveland and Pittsburgh, Youngstown is at the center of the Mahoning Valley. With a population of 550,000, it's a comfortable and inviting community with excellent schools and affordable housing, plus dozens of galleries, museums, performance venues and historic sites.

Mahoning County is home to lush parks and miles of hiking and biking trails. Several nearby lakes are great places to spend the day on the water. Plus, you're just an hour south of beautiful Lake Erie.

The Youngstown area has been ranked #4 in the country for top-quality public golf courses, with more than a dozen to play.

Northeast Ohio is home to some of the finest domestic wineries in the country with varietals unique to the climate. The local dining scene satisfies "foodies" with a wide variety of cuisine.

From the professional Youngstown Symphony Orchestra to the longest continually running community theater in the U.S., the arts are playing an important part in the rebirth of the area. The unique Butler Institute of American Art is home to over 20,000 works created solely by American artists.

In addition to traditional malls, you'll find everything from Ohio's only indoor Amish Market to quaint antique shops and one of Ohio's most unique farmers markets.

The area offers USHL hockey, Division 1 NCAA football and Class A baseball. It's easy to take in the game of your choice close to home. For major league sports, Cleveland and Pittsburgh are just an hour away.

Youngstown is perfectly situated for those who like to travel, with 3 international airports within an hour's drive.