Job ID: 289708855  |  Last Updated: 5/9/2022


Essentia Health
Brainerd, MN
Applicant Contact
Liz Huesman
Physician Recruiter
(218) 847-0845
(218) 847-0886
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

Seeking 2 Hematologist/ Medical Oncologists who excel in relationship-based care and support cancer patients in a warm and welcoming setting. You will be joining our current team of two Hematologist/ Medical Oncologists and 2 Oncology Advanced Practice Registered Nurses in a physician led, integrated health system group practice

Caring and attentive team of support services including genetic counselor, nutrition support, social work, nurse navigation, research nurse, physical rehabilitation, and lymphedema specialists
Specialty services include on-site Radiation Oncology, Surgery, Interventional Radiology & Cardiology and Palliative Care
Multidisciplinary Tumor Board Conferences
Telemedicine/community cancer center included
Quarterly meetings with Essentia Health Hem/Onc providers. Part of a comprehensive oncology service line through Essentia Health which allows easy access to peer networking and mentorship opportunities with colleagues in Duluth and Fargo
Essentia Health being a dyad led organization. Physician leadership partnered with Administrative leadership.

Consultative call only; hospitalists routinely admit and cover patients at night. Approximately 10 days of call a month.
Average 12 15 follow up visits and 1 2 new patients per day.
Outreach possibility after practice established
Nurse Practitioner run High Risk Breast Program & Survivorship Clinic
Low Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening program
24 chair on-site Ambulatory Infusion Center with an average volume of 40 patient visits per day. Administration of chemotherapy, immunotherapy, supportive medications including antibiotics, iron, IVIG and blood/blood products.
NCI Community Oncology Research Program grant (NCORP) recipient with access to current, relevant clinical trials
Professional affiliation with tertiary referral center

Program accreditations as a Community Cancer Program and the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers by the American College of Surgeons
Accredited Breast Center of Excellence
2020 Chartis Center for Rural Health Top 100 rural and community hospitals award
CMS Care Compare 4-star rating - 2021
National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health Overall Excellence in Quality and Patient Satisfaction
Level III Trauma Center
Minnesota Department of Health Primary Stroke Center Certification
Joint Commission Hip Replacement Program Gold Seal of Approval
Joint Commission Knee Replacement Program Gold Seal of Approval
Baby-Friendly Designation
Certified as HIMSS EMRAM (Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model) Level 7 for both our Inpatient and Ambulatory facilities

BC/BE in Hematology
BC/BE in Medical Oncology

Brainerd, MN located at the center of Minnesota, the Heart of the Lakes Area.
We are a nature-lovers paradise with nationally recognized golf courses, miles of rugged mountain bike switchbacks, race tracks, the longest paved train in Minnesota and an abundancy of lakes to boat, fish or jus sit back and relaxenjoying the sunsets.
Approximately 2 hours from the Twin Cities, Fargo, and Duluth
Brainerd Lakes Area population: 65,000; Regional service area: 115,000

Essentia Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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