Medical Oncology Director

SCL Health
Grand Junction, CO
Post Date:
April 09, 2020
Job Status:

Are you ready to practice big-city medicine with a small-city feel? Are you ready to practice at the top of your game, to provide access to the best treatments to all your patients? If we have your attention, read on.  


To help you begin your career with us, we are happy to currently offer a $45,000 sign-on incentive, and up to $75,000 in student loan repayment for qualified candidates.




You bring your mind, body, heart, and spirit to your work as a Physician in Medical Oncology.


You put your patients first, and are generous with your thoughts and voice because you know your opinion matters.


You love what you do, and value having the support, resources, and advanced technology to practice at the top of your game.


You are energized by the feeling that you belong to something bigger, the people around you arent just colleagues, they feel like an extended family.


Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.




SCL Health Medical Group is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. With locations throughout Colorado, Montana and Wyoming, we offer a wide variety of primary and specialty care services. 


Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage in addition to retirement savings plans. CME benefits, malpractice insurance coverage, and license reimbursement are also included as part of your employment benefits along with 30 paid days off a year.




Together, well improve the health of the people in the communities we serve.


Well honor each others dignity and surpass the standards we set. 


Well encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity. 


Your day.


As a physician leader in Medical Oncology youll work with 3 other medical oncology physicians to provide top-notch care and patient experience. Throughout the day youll collaborate with three Advanced Practice Providers, Nurse Navigators, MAs, additional strategic leadership support, Pharmacists, Social Workers and Chaplains.


  • You would practice at St. Marys Hospital in Grand Junction, CO
  • Your clinic hours will be 8 am  5 pm four days a week with one admin day
  • Youll be on call one in four weeks


In this line of work every day is different, thats why youll need to know how to:


  • Enjoy 20% administrative and 80% clinical responsibilities
  • Apply the appropriate leadership, charisma and skill to motivate, educate and offer direction to the oncology team
  • Provide and manage direct patient care in clinic, including physical examinations, evaluations, assessments, diagnoses and treatment
  • Manage the inpatient service while on call one in four weeks
  • Prescribe pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens 


Your experience.


We hire people, not words on paper. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:


  • MD or DO degree from a fully accredited medical or osteopathic school of medicine
  • Board certification or eligibility in Hematology/Oncology
  • Five or more years of practice experience in Medical Oncology
  • Active, unobstructed Colorado medical license, or the ability to obtain one
  • Ability to successfully complete St. Marys credentialing process


Your next move.


Now that you know more about being a Medical Oncology Physician leader on our team we hope youll join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.


St. Marys Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 346-bed regional medical center is in Grand Junction, one of the most beautiful places on earth. Our mission is to bring health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other.



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