The Veterans Affairs New Jersey Health Care Medical Center at East Orange, New Jersey is a general, surgical and research medical center. Located in majestic Northeastern NJ within the greater New York metropolitan area and only 30 minutes away from New York City. We have an opening for a Chief of Hematology/Oncology services. The Section is the sole referral site for veterans with hematology and/or oncology diagnoses for the state of New Jersey. The department actively participates in clinical research and is an affiliate member of ECOG-ACRIN through the University of Pennsylvania. We are a major teaching hospital of Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. There is an active outpatient clinic, chemotherapy infusion suite, and inpatient ward. The hospital is remodeling to construct a state-of-the-art Comprehensive Oncology Center with Medical, Radiation and Surgical Oncology on site. The Section works closely with other oncology services and with Palliative Care. Work Schedule: 8:00am - 4:30pm M-F, Rotational on call (off hours and weekends) Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.