The Department of Pediatric Specialties at the Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group (MAPMG) in Washington, DC is seeking a Pediatric Hematologist Oncologist to join our practice. The position is 5 days per week in our state of the art Capitol Hill Medical Center starting Summer 2020.
Our Pediatric Hematology Oncology team at Kaiser Permanente includes two board certified pediatric hematologist oncologists. Our nurses in the Pediatric Infusion Center are specifically trained as chemotherapy/biotherapy providers, as well as APHON certified pediatric hematology/oncology nurses. Other healthcare professionals including a nutritionist, nurse coordinator/case manager, on site phlebotomist and a child life specialist are available in the pediatric specialty clinic. We care for approximately 12-15 new Oncology patients/year and more than 300 sickle cell/hemoglobinopathy patients. We have a close collaboration with the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Children's Natioinal Health System (CNHS) in a shared care model.
Kaiser Permanente Capitol Hill Medical Center serves as the regional center for pediatric specialty care for the Kaiser Permanente patients in the entire Mid Atlantic area. Outpatient care is provided at the medical center and via telemedicine appointments. Inpatient care is at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, DC. All pediatric inpatients are primarily managed by Pediatric Hematologist Oncologists from CNHS, KP Pediatric Hospitalists, CNHS Pediatric Intensivists and Neonatologists. We participate in CCBD's Tumor Boards and other patient management conferences. We have access to Children's grand rounds remotely.
Kaiser Permanente is an integrated health care system. One electronic medical record (EPIC) is used for all patient encounters, from primary care to specialty care. The EMR is used by laboratory, imaging, pharmacy, and all other ancillary services throughout the health care system.
Must be board certified in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.
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About Kaiser Permanente - Mid Atlantic Permanente Medical Group
Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group (MAPMG) is a team of over 1600 world-class physicians spanning more than 50 medical and surgical specialties and sub-specialties. Our Permanente physicians are responsible for the full continuum of medical care for 750,000 Kaiser Permanente members in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C.