Physician - Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Job in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist | Large Group | Fort Wayne

Physician

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Job Description

Lutheran Children’s Hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana seeks to recruit a BC/BE Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist to join an established practice.

  • Current team consists of 2 BC pediatric hematologist/oncologists, who provide outpatient clinic 5 days a week with hospital coverage as needed
  • Current call requirement is 1:2, heavily supported by pediatric intensivists and pediatric hospitalists

A comprehensive compensation package will be offered and may include:

  • Salary plus Incentive
  • Commencement Bonus
  • Relocation
  • Medical Education Debt Repayment
  • Vacation/Sick time
  • CME repayment
  • Health and Retirement

Location Description

Lutheran Children’s Hospital (LCH) is the first comprehensive children’s hospital in Fort Wayne. Since opening in 1999, LCH has created a dedicated “children’s hospital within a hospital” concept with recent facility investment of $10M.  LCH is a tertiary care facility, with neonatal, maternal/fetal and pediatric transport programs that includes Lutheran Air and dedicated LCH Mobile Intensive Care Units, as well as a verified Level II Pediatric Trauma Center.

Level III Pediatric/PICU and Level III NICU/OB care are currently focused at LCH (south) but sister-facilities including Dupont Hospital (north) and Lutheran Downtown Hospital (downtown) are developing coordinated, network systems of care for mother/baby and pediatrics that will result in more robust, premier pediatric and perinatal programs of excellence to elevate the overall level of pediatric medicine in Northeast Indiana.

The Lutheran Children’s Hospital/Lutheran Health Network facilities include:

  • 24-bed Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
  • 8-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU
  • 31-bed General Pediatrics Unit
  • 20-bed Level III Obstetrics Unit
  • 7-bed Pediatric Emergency Department
  •  Pediatric burn program
  • Pediatric specialties include large inpatient and outpatient:

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www.LutheranHealth.net and www.VisitFortWayne.com

Job ID:
Employment Type: Full Time
Accepts J-1 Waivers: No
Accepts H-1b Visas: No
Accepts Search Firm Soliciations: No

Location Description

Lutheran Hospital is a 396-bed tertiary care facility that opened on Thanksgiving Day in 1904. Lutheran’s areas of specialized care include northern Indiana’s only heart and kidney transplant programs, an accredited bariatric surgery program, Level II verified adult and pediatric trauma centers, an accredited and commended community hospital cancer care program and a certified primary stroke center. In addition to transplantation, Lutheran’s trailblazing history of heart care is evident through its accreditations as a heart failure institute and chest pain center. It has also achieved advanced certification from The Joint Commission for ventricular assist devices and was the first hospital in northern Indiana to perform transcatheter aortic valve replacement. Lutheran Children’s Hospital teams with 68 pediatricians from across the region and state who practice in 20 areas of pediatric specialty. This “hospital within a hospital” now includes a separate pediatric emergency department and offers an environment filled with imagination and color throughout. Lutheran Hospital is committed to providing the highest level of expertise and technology locally so patients don’t have to travel hours from home to receive the care they deserve. 

Lutheran Health Network, whose members are owned by subsidiaries of Community Health Systems, is a taxpaying, integrated healthcare delivery system and one of the largest employers in the region with eight separately licensed hospitals and nearly 1,000 licensed beds including 793 in Allen County alone. The foundation of Lutheran Health Network is a strong team consisting of more than 7,000 associates. Each network entity offers a wide range of services and specialties. The community of Ft. Wayne, Indiana is a great place to live, work and play. Ft. Wayne, the state’s second largest city, is a three-time All-America City Award winner and has also received the City Livability Award from The United States Conference of Mayors. Our community is affordable – 9% below the national average – and regularly ranks near the top of the list for most affordable housing. The educational system includes multiple universities and excellent public and private schools. Art and cultural activities include a 66-mile trail network, the Philharmonic, multiple museums, and sports teams. “The Summit City” also offers many opportunities for golf enthusiasts including courses designed by Jack Nicklaus. Furthermore, Ft. Wayne is centrally located and just a short drive from major metropolitan areas such as Chicago, Indianapolis, Cincinnati and Detroit. 

Lutheran Health Network continues to provide patients with extensive access to specialized care through its hospitals, patient care centers and physician practices. The strength of Lutheran Health Network allows it to recruit highly skilled physicians, innovate with the newest technology and participate in clinical research. These attributes enable it to sustain and grow its spectrum of services, and most importantly, deliver the choice, support, care and patient experience that have long been its hallmark.   

Network members include Bluffton Regional Medical Center, Dukes Memorial Hospital, Dupont Hospital, Kosciusko Community Hospital, Lutheran Hospital, The Orthopedic Hospital, RediMed, Rehabilitation Hospital of Ft. Wayne, and St. Joseph Hospital.

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Recruiter

Georgie Shea - Recruits for IN
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Location

Lutheran Hospital of Indiana
Lutheran Hospital of Indiana
7950 West Jefferson Boulevard Fort Wayne, IN 46804

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