Live and work where others vacation in Northern New York 1000 Islands Region - Watertown, NY, USA

Job Description

Package Highlights:

  • Annual salary: $510,000 year 1, plus a WRVU productivity model
  • Annual salary: $550,000 years 2-4
  • Signing bonus: $50,000
  • Education Loan repayment: $20,000 each year
  • Relocation reimbursement: $10,000
  • 4-year contract with stable base
  • A generous benefits package

Practice Highlights:

  • The Walker Center for Cancer Cares (located on Samaritan Medical Center campus) medical oncology program is affiliated with Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo NY. Roswell Park will employ the physicians associated with the Cancer Center
  • Join a group of two other board certified medical oncologists
  • Call: 1:3
  • The Walker Center for Cancer Care is conveniently located on Samaritan hospital campus
  • Catchment population: 250,000
  • Large network of providers offering a strong referral base
  • Serving the military men and women from nearby Fort Drum, home to the 10 th Mountain Army Division
  • Emergency oncologic admissions are provided by Hospitalist Service, with consult to oncology physicians
  • Teaching opportunities are extended with accredited ACGME/AOA family medicine and internal medicine residency training programs
  • A very appreciative patient population offers a professionally rewarding career

The Walker Center for Cancer Care

  • Newly constructed and opened in 2018, The Walker Center for Cancer Care brings a full spectrum of oncology service lines under one roof
  • Affiliation with Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center will take place in early 2020; this affiliation will provide clinical trial opportunities and clinical pathways and protocols from a nationally recognized leader in cancer care
  • Well-equipped with advanced technology
  • Diagnosis, treatment, support, survivorship, preventative, palliative and end-of-life care
  • Nurse navigation services


  • Holds Board Certification with the American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty certification in Medical Oncology and Hematology, or actively in process
  • Values patient-centered care and has desire to work within a team model
  • Demonstrates top-notch interpersonal skills in addition to excellent clinical skills
  • Enthusiastic and motivated to provide the best possible care and outcomes

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Employer: Samaritan Medical Center
Location: Watertown, NY, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Oncology
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