Job ID: 290078401  |  Last Updated: 5/5/2022

Breast Surgical Oncologist

St Elizabeth Healthcare
Edgewood, KY
Applicant Contact
Candice Allen
(859) 655-9510

Job Description

The position works in direct collaboration with St. Elizabeth Healthcares Magnet Certified Cancer Center and our NAPBC certified Breast Center. Opening its doors in October 2020, the Cancer Center at St. Elizabeth is the largest provider of cancer care in Northern Kentucky, with 236,000 square feet dedicated to diagnosing and treating cancer. Within the Center, you will find a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence with over 30 years of mammography imaging experience and 20 years of providing multidisciplinary care to breast cancer patients. Six screening mammography sites and two mobile mammography vans performed nearly 43,000 screens in 2021, leading to more than 8,000 diagnostic mammograms, 7,800 breast ultrasounds and 400 new cases of breast cancer. 1,680 breast procedures were performed in 2021, 250 of which were assisted by the use of Savi Scout technology.

All new cancer cases are supported by active Surgical, Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Precision Medicine, Research, Integrative Medicine, and Nurse Navigation programs. The Clinical Research Department employs two Research Coordinators devoted to breast cancer protocols and nine Genetic Counselors and a Breast Cancer Medical Oncologist are part of the Precision Medicine team. Collaboration efforts are available and encouraged in both Research and Precision Medicine.

Breast Program growth and development is driven by a dedicated administrative Director and an active breast cancer Disease Management Team, leading to forward thinking initiatives such as a Same Day Biopsy Program and Universal germline genetic testing for all new breast cancers. Surgical provider input is encouraged as an essential component of the Disease Management Team, ensuring all stakeholders are at the table to drive real change towards an excellent provider and patient experience.

St. Elizabeth Physicians is aphysician ledmulti-specialty physician group organization consisting of 451 physicians, 244 advanced practice providers and more than 2,200 non-provider associates. We are very proud of our culture around physician wellness and our high physician engagement and satisfaction scores. St. Elizabeth Physicians serves more than 364,000 patients in our more than 165 conveniently located practices in Kentucky, Indiana and Ohio. In partnership with St. Elizabeth Healthcare, we are transforming how care is delivered in our region.

We are a mission and values driven organization, focused on patient-centered care, accountability, community, innovation, teamwork and excellence. St. Elizabeth is a regional healthcare provider continually recognized as one of the nation's best. We are also a proud member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. This network provides access to proven protocols, eConsults and unparalleled experience. It supports our mission to ensure our patients receive comprehensive and compassionate care - anywhere. St. Elizabeth Physicians is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values the diversity of our associate

If you are interested in joining this highly-talented group of providers, please contact Candice Allen atcandice.allen@stelizabeth.comor(859) 655-9510 for further information.

In an effort to safeguard the health and well-being of associates, patients, visitors, and others who spend time in our facilities, St. Elizabeth requires all associates to have the COVID-19 vaccination, just as it does for other vaccinations like the flu, TB and Hepatitis B. Effective October 1, 2021, all St. Elizabeth associates are required to have the COVID-19 vaccination.

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