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CommonSpirit Health Gynecological Oncologist in Des Moines, Iowa

MercyOne Des Moines Cancer Center is looking for an experienced Gynecological Oncologist to join its busy practice in Des Moines, Iowa. Currently, there is an untapped need for a Gynecological Oncologist, so the ideal candidate would be experienced, growth minded and looking for a leadership role. We welcome applicants with interest in leading and building a practice. MercyOne offers a competitive compensation package including a sign-on bonus, student loan repayment, paid malpractice, and 401(k) match.

Opportunity Highlights:

  • 12-15 new patients per week

  • 1/3 Call

  • Dedicated gynecological oncology tumor board

  • Mix of robotic, laparoscopic and open surgical procedures, in addition to chemotherapy

  • Participation in gynecological oncology clinical trials and translational research

  • NCORP six year grant given to MercyOne Des Moines Cancer Center

  • Physicians supported by advanced practitioner and experience nursing staff

  • large referral base of primary care physicians and a statewide referral network

  • experienced Nurse Navigatos to assist patients through diagnosis, treatment and recovery

MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center is a non-profit Catholic health care provider that is Joint Commission accredited. MercyOne Des Moines’ hospitals, with a total of 875 beds, include MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center, MercyOne West Des Moines Medical Center, MercyOne Children’s Hospital, MercyOne Centerville Medical Center and MercyOne Newton Medical Center. Approximately 7,000 staff members and a medical staff of about 1,200 Physicians, MercyOne is one of the largest employers and one of the Midwest’s largest referral centers. MercyOne is a member of MercyOne Network and is part of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), which is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado. CHI operates in 18 states and includes 103 hospitals and multiple other facilities and services. MercyOne is the longest continually operating hospital in Des Moines, Iowa.

Greater Des Moines is consistently ranked nationally among the best places to live with low cost of living and strong job market. Spend Saturdays at the nationally-renowned Downtown Farmers' Market (https://www.dsmpartnership.com/desmoinesfarmersmarket/) and afternoons strolling in the Pappajohn Sculpture Park. Bike to the job you love and come home to the community of friends and family. Enjoy abundant trails for walking, running and biking. Surrounding suburbs are known for top-notch schools, clean and safe neighborhoods. Cultural events, music and art festivals, the Iowa State Fair and Iowa Cubs games at Principal Park are just a few attractions Des Moines has to offer. This is a place where culture flourishes and opportunities can grow, where a work/life balance can be achieved, where education is unmatched and award-winning arts and entertainment (https://www.dsmpartnership.com/living-here/things-to-do/attractions--events) is always just around the corner. Live life without compromise.

To learn more contact:

Roger McMahon, Physician Employment

1111 6th Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50314

Phone: (515) 643-8323

rmcmahon@mercydesmoines.org

https://www.mercydesmoines.org/cancercenter

MercyOne Central Iowa operates four not-for-profit, Catholic medical centers, as well as two specialty hospitals, providing a total of 965 licensed beds:

  • MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center

  • MercyOne West Des Moines Medical Center

  • MercyOne Newton Medical Center

  • MercyOne Centerville Medical Center

  • MercyOne Children’s Hospital

  • MercyOne Clive Rehabilitation Hospital

With more than 7,000 colleagues and a medical staff of more than 1,000 physicians and allied health professionals, MercyOne Central Iowa is one of Iowa’s largest employers.

MercyOne Medical Group – Central Iowa is one of Iowa’s largest multispecialty clinic systems, made up of more than 50 primary care, pediatric, internal medicine and specialty clinics located throughout Dallas, Polk and Warren counties.

MercyOne Central Iowa has several additional ministries including: Mercy College of Health Sciences, MercyOne Des Moines Foundation, MercyOne Health & Fitness Center and MercyOne Population Health Service Organization.

MercyOne has long history in training the next generation of Physicians. MercyOne sponsors residencies in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, General Surgery and Psychiatry. Additionaly MercyOne offers a Cardiology Fellowship as well as numerous educational opportunities for Medical Students.

In addition, 14 of Iowa’s community hospitals – from Bloomfield and Webster City to Greenfield and beyond – have chosen to affiliate with MercyOne Central Iowa. Through contracted relationships, MercyOne provides management and support services to these community hospitals, who work together to share best practices and process improvements, improve quality and service, and lower the cost of care.

MercyOne Central Iowa is a member of MercyOne, which was founded in 1998 through a collaboration between CommonSpirit Health and Trinity Health – two of the country’s foremost, not-for-profit Catholic health organizations. The MercyOne system has more than 20,000 colleagues in Iowa and surrounding states.

CHI is part of CommonSpirit Health, a nonprofit, Catholic health system dedicated to advancing health for all people. It was created in February 2019 through the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health. CommonSpirit Health is committed to creating healthier communities, delivering exceptional patient care, and ensuring every person has access to quality health care. Our commitment to serve the common good is delivered through the dedicated work of thousands of physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, and staff; through clinical excellence delivered across a system of 137 hospital and more than 1,000 care centers serving 21 states; and through more an $4 billion annually in charity care, community benefits, and government program services. Learn more at www.commonspirit.org.

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers and support a drug-free work environment.

Consistent with our Core Values, Catholic Health Initiatives employers are EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled Employers. Qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected characteristic.

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