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Breast Surgical Oncologist

Allina Health

Allina Health

Werribee VIC 3030, Australia
Posted on Wednesday, February 7, 2024

Number of Job Openings Available:

1

Date Posted:

February 06, 2024

Department:

38012915 AHCI PBC Coon Rapids

Shift:

Day/Evening/Night (United States of America)

Shift Length:

8 hour shift

Hours Per Week:

40

Union Contract:

Non-Union

Weekend Rotation:

None

Job Summary:

Based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota, Allina Health is a not for profit 503(c) organization, with 90+ clinics, 10 hospitals/13 campuses throughout the region including western Wisconsin. Allina Health operates in one of the nation’s most vibrant, livable areas; a place where you can build the career you want—and you and your family can be part of a thriving community.

The Allina Health Cancer Institute is being built upon the outstanding foundation of Allina’s current cancer program, widely recognized for its clinical expertise, care coordination, and compassionate approach to care. Some of the program’s strengths include:
• >50,000 cancer patients cared for annually, including 6,000 new cases each year
• #1 in inpatient cancer surgery in the Twin Cities - a product of Allina’s cancer surgical oncology practice.
• #1 breast cancer program in the Twin Cities, caring for 1,400 newly diagnosed patients each year.
• Over 20 oncology nurse navigators supporting patients and families throughout their cancer journeys.
• 9 locations throughout Minnesota and Western Wisconsin.

Key Position Details:

Allina Health Cancer Institute is seeking a breast surgeon or surgical oncologist interested in focusing on breast care to practice at our Piper Breast Center located in the Northwest Suburbs of Minneapolis.

  • Full-time position. 32 patient contact hours per week plus call and rounding. (own service rounding and call only, no general surgery)
  • Surgical team at this location includes: 2 non-breast surgical oncologists, 1 part time general surgeons focusing on breast and 2 APP's dedicated to the breast team.
  • The Piper Breast Center provides a contemporary, comprehensive, multidisciplinary breast program.
  • On-site breast radiology, medical and radiation oncology.
  • Breast specific nurse navigation and clinical nursing.
  • Robust breast specific tumor boards.
  • EMR: Excellian is one of the most comprehensive electronic health record (EHR) systems in the nation.

Consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in America by U.S. News & World Report, Minneapolis-St. Paul, commonly referred to as the Twin Cities, offers a high quality of life and a low cost of living. There are excellent school systems, a thriving workforce, an award-winning culinary scene, museums of all types, outstanding theaters, 4 major league sports teams, and an international airport. Minneapolis boasts outdoor hobbies including fishing and boating, great golf, and some of the country's best bike trails.

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Education/School Information

Job Description:

Principle Responsibilities:

  • Works collaboratively with patients to improve their health and well-being.
  • Practices in a thoughtful manner including consideration for cultural diversity, individual autonomy and legal responsibilities.
  • Actively participates in multidisciplinary team approach to case management.
  • May participate in peer review and quality assurance.
  • Utilizes quality improvement tools to develop processes that promote continuous improvement in delivery of patient care, patient outcomes, or work flows.

Job Requirements:

  • MD, DO, or foreign equivalency training required.
  • Board certified in general surgery required.
  • Completion of a breast fellowship or surgical oncology fellowship required.
  • BE/BC with ABMS or AOA required.

  • Active, non-restricted medical license in MN (or ability to obtain)
  • Ability to obtain and/or maintain MN DEA certification and National Provider Identifier (NPI).
  • Ability to meet criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and hospital privileges.
  • BLS required within 180 Days.

Physical Demands
Medium Work*:
Lifting weight Up to 32 lbs. occasionally (*Allina Safe Patient Moving Policy), Up to 25 lbs. frequently