The Permanente Medical Group (TPMG) is recruiting for a Locums Radiation Oncologist for mid-June-end of July of 2019 (minimum commitment 2 weeks, Mon-Friday) at our South San Francisco Radiation center to help cover leaves of absence. The KP South San Francisco Radiation Oncology department is a freestanding, outpatient 4 vault center. The department is equipped with 1 Truebeam Linac with ExacTrac, OBI/CBCT and HD-MLC, 2 Varian iX Linacs with OBI/CBCT and regular MLC, a Cyberknife G5 system, and a Siemens Confidence CT Simulator. The department uses ARIA and Eclipse Treatment planning software (except for CKnife). Charting is primarily in a customized version of EPIC EMR. The department is normally staffed by 7 Radiation Oncologists, 5 Physicists, 4 Dosimetrists, 3 RNs, 1.8 RN Case managers, 2 LVNs, 11 RTTs, 1 social worker, and 1 dietician.
The Locums Radiation Oncologist will be expected to see patients who are referred for External Radiation Therapy. The locums will NOT see any patients who need brachytherapy, stereotactic radiosurgery, SBRT, or pediatric oncology patients.
Typical clinic hours are 8:00am-5:00pm, Monday-Friday. The locums will not take any call.
Reasonable lodging costs will be reimbursed during the locums commitment.
CONTACT PERSON - Ms. Gretchen Miles, TPMG Physician Recruitment:
1) California Medical License
2) California Department of Public Health - X-Ray Supervisor and Operator certificate
3) American Board of Radiology - Board Certification in Radiation Oncology (strongly preferred)
4) IMRT competence in a wide range of clinical sites
5) Minimum 2 week commitment between 6/17/19-8/2/19.
Additional Salary Information: Reasonable lodging costs will be reimbursed.
Internal Number: San Francisco
About Kaiser Permanente - Northern California
TPMG is the largest and oldest medical group in the Kaiser Permanente federation with over 9,000 physicians and 4 million patients, and TPMG provides the medical services for KP in Northern CA. KP in Northern CA is one of only 2 health plans in the entire country rated in both the Top 10 of Medicare plans and Commercial plans. We are also one of the top enrollers in NRG oncology clinical trials. We operate in an integrated care environment with a shared EMR. We have 5 internal Radiation Oncology Centers which are all APEX Accredited as well as 3 other centers which we staff. Our positions offer good starting salaries, superb benefits and pensions, an interest free home loan program, and unmatched job security.
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