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Bassett Healthcare Network, a rural academic health system in central New York and major teaching affiliate of Columbia University, is seeking a full-time a BC/BE Hematologist/Oncologist to join an outstanding comprehensive cancer program to practice in Herkimer. The ideal candidate will require a strong clinical background, interest in teaching and participating in NCI-sponsored clinical research activities.

The Bassett Regional Cancer Program is a service line system that is an ACOS-accredited program and member of the Columbia University Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Pertinent Highlights Include:

Multi Specialty Group, Closed Medical Staff, 500+ practitioners

Group employed model with competitive salary

Comprehensive benefit package, including but not limited to medical, dental, CME, relocation assistance and paid malpractice insurance

Bassett Healthcare Network is an integrated health care system that provides care and services to people living in an eight county region covering 5,600 square miles in Central New York. The organization includes six corporately affiliated hospitals, as well as skilled nursing facilities, community and school-based health centers, and health partners in related fields.

Herkimer is located in the heart of the Mohawk Valley. Given Herkimers proximity to the New York State Thruway, the cities of Syracuse and Albany are only an hour away. For those wanting a more serene lifestyle, the 6 million acre Adirondack Park is reachable within a 30 minute drive. With its abundance of recreational and cultural pleasures, the Mohawk Valley provides a great place to live for both individuals and families. There is a strong feeling of community within this region, which attracts people from all over the country.

For confidential consideration, please contact:
Colleen E. Donnelly, Medical Staff Recruitment
Phone: 607-547-6982; email: colleen.donnelly@bassett.org or visit our web-site at www.experiencebassett.org.

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Bassett Healthcare Network is an innovative and unique health care system that connects comprehensive care and services to people living throughout central New York. The Network has been ranked as one of the top 100 most integrated health systems in the nation. The hub of the network is Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown, which, in addition to traditional hospital-based care such as maternity, surgical and medical care, also offers more sophisticated diagnostic, surgical and procedural capabilities. Bassett Medical Center is where people in the region come for advanced care, such as: open-heart surgery, daVinci robot-assisted surgery, specialized cancer treatment, advanced vascular care, trauma care, neurosurgery, and advanced orthopedic and spine care. This nationally recognized tertiary care hospital houses the Bassett Heart Care Institute and the Bassett Cancer Institute. The Medical Center offers postgraduate residency training programs in Internal Medicine and General Surgery and is a medical school campus of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. The Bassett Physician Group is comprised of a full-time, salaried staff numbering over 400 physicians and advanced practice professionals in a multi-specialty group practice. The Bassett Physician Group provides primary and specialty care at the Bassett Clinic and staffs Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown. Through the Bassett Regional Network, Bassett physicians and other health professionals provide primary, preventive, and outpatient care at 26 health centers, as well as care and treatment at 19 school-based health centers throughout the region to children who might otherwise never have the chance to receive this care.