Pediatric Hematology Oncology
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West Florida Hospital, Pensacola, FL
West Florida Healthcare:
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Job SummaryWest Florida Hospital in HCA's North FL Division is working with an established Children's Health System in an effort to recruit a Pediatric Hematologist Oncologist to the Pensacola Medical Community. This will be the fourth provider joining the team and there is both a Division Chief opening and "staff provider" opening. The practice is an active member of the Children's Oncology Group via their Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders, which is a National Cancer Institute designated Community Oncology Research Group. There is a collaboration with the Health System's other Hem/Onc programs in Florida and beyond.
In addition to the Oncology Program, there are Sickle Cell Disease and Hemophilia programs as well as Hematology consultative services. The division is an active participant in industry-sponsored trials in Hematology with an excellent research support team.
Candidates are required to have completed a fellowship in Pediatric Hematology Oncology and be board certified or board eligible in Hem/Onc and Pediatrics.