The Gynecological Oncology Surgeon will provide medical services for the designated clinical area providing surgical, consultative, and follow-up care for patients with benign and malignant oncological disease. All duties and services are provided under the rules regulations, and policies established by the approved job description of the State of Maryland, BPQA, HCFA, AMA, and AAMC.
Essential Job Duties:
Provides clinical and surgical skills to provide services to patients with gynecologic cancer or disease.
Develop and reinforce positive working relationships with the surgical staff of AAMC and employees of AAMC.
Participate in and expand the cancer research projects related to gynecologic imaging, quality of life studies, and cancer prevention
Participate in community outreach in collaboration with the Women's and Children's Program, the Oncology Program, Wellness and Community Outreach, and the Surgical Initiative.
Develop positive working relationships with departments who provide relative medical services to the including, but not limited to, the Pathology Department, Anne Arundel Diagnostics (AAD), Laboratory, Marketing and Public Relations, Central Sterile Supply, the Clinical Research Staff, the Tumor Registry, Medical Office, and the Surgical Initiative.
Collaborate with Radiology and Radiation Oncology Department to integrate any new imaging techniques related to diagnosis and treatments of cancer.
Participate in quality control and improvement programs. This will require coordination with Anne Arundel Medical Center's Cancer Committee. The quality control program will include screening and diagnostic testing by the Department of Radiology, and the Radiation Oncology Department of the DeCesaris Cancer Institute.
Assist in the development and ongoing marketing efforts of the Oncology Initiative at AAMC.
Attend the weekly Tumor Board and participate in case presentations. Lead the Tumor Boards when requested.
Participate in events sponsored by the AAHS Foundation in efforts to solicit gifts and donations related to support for DeCesaris Cancer Institute,
Degree in medicine from an accredited medical school
Licensed to practice in the State of Maryland and Board Certified
Working Conditions, Equipment, Physical Demands:
There is a reasonable expectation that employees in this position will be exposed to blood-borne pathogens.
Physical Demands –
Medium work. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
The physical demands and work environment that have been described are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
The above job description is an overview of the functions and requirements for this position. This document is not intended to be an exhaustive list encompassing every duty and requirement of this position; your supervisor may assign other duties as deemed necessary.