1.This physician covers the (Blood and Marrow Transplantation) BMT service and uncomplicated chemotherapy patients overnight (3 nights/week) and is the primary person managing patient care issues in the hospital.
2.Admissions from ER at night for BMT patients.
3.Transfers to ICU at night for BMT patients.
4.Back up is BMT Attending and Oncology Attending.
Qualifications and Education Requirements: Completion of pediatric residency is required. Graduation from a heme/onc fellowship is desired but not essential. Individual must be comfortable in managing patients in the acute care setting. Prior heme/onc experience preferable but not required.
Internal Number: 14018
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