Hematologist/Oncologist Needed for Thriving Practice

Hematology Oncology
Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)

Job Overview

Job Id 8424
Verified Date 08/10/2020
Loan Repayment No Response
Sign on Bonus No Response
Practice Type Employed
Accept J1 Visa No
Accept H1B Visa No
Permanent: Full time


What you need to know

Practice Details

  • Looking to add a hematologist/oncologist to our growing physician team.
  • Has been treating East Tennessee cancer patients for more than 25 years.
  • Offer the area’s most advanced cancer technology available, including on site PET-CT, Tomosynthesis, Varian True Beam linear accelerators, Gamma Knife, and clinical trials not found anywhere else in the region.
  • We also provide comprehensive support programs such as genetic counseling, patient education, dietary health, and social worker support.
  • We are proud to offer six full service cancer centers with radiation therapy to the residents of East Tennessee. 


Compensation Details

  • Outstanding financial income with RVU bonus
  • 4 day work week
  • Employment
  • Paid malpractice, licensure, and CME

Community Details

  • There is no income tax in Tennessee, and property taxes are very reasonable.
  • The cost of housing is 21% below the national average and housing quality and choices are outstanding.
  • Physicians here live in urban lofts, lakeside homes, townhouses, luxury log cabins, golf-course homes, suburban neighborhoods, planned communities and, occasionally, on their boats.
  • Schools are excellent. The school systems have achievement scores above state averages. There are also dozens of private schools from pre-school Montessori to outstanding K-12 college preparatory schools with 100% college admission rates. The area has four community colleges and ten four-year institutions.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation The Starting Salary Is $50,000 To $75,000 More Compared To Starting Hematology Oncology Salaries In Nashville. Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20% Lower Than The Aforementioned Metropolitan Areas, Provides Significant Purchasing Power To Build Their Dream Home, Payoff School Loans And Retire Early.

The Housing Market . This 3,627sq ft, 4 bedroom; 4 bath home n upscale STEEPLECHASE subdivision near downtown Sevierville. The entire upper level is Master suite and comes with Mountain Views, fireplace, huge closets. The back deck feels private and secluded. This home can be yours for $449,900.

The Community  Sevierville is a city in east Tennessee. To the south, Great Smoky Mountains National Park has forest trails and waterfalls.

A statue of country singer Dolly Parton, a Sevierville native, is downtown by the 1896 beaux arts–style courthouse.

The Employer 

70+ bed medical center offering a full array of medical specialties and outstanding medical technology in a mountain-modern setting.

The Dolly Parton Birthing Unit offers family-centered maternity care in beautiful rooms, complete with views of our Smoky Mountains. Our spacious Emergency Department provides excellent care, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Community Profile

What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 204 miles: Nashville, TN (BNA / KBNA) Nashville International Airport
  • 205 miles: Charlotte, NC (CLT / KCLT) Charlotte Douglas International Airport
  • 239 miles: Atlanta, GA (ATL / KATL) Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
  • 274 miles: Louisville, KY (SDF / KSDF) Louisville International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 21.9 miles to Knoxville, TN
  • 153.9 miles to Atlanta, GA 
  • 467.9 miles to Chicago, IL 




Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 21.9 miles to Knoxville, TN
  • 153.9 miles to Atlanta, GA 
  • 467.9 miles to Chicago, IL 




Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $173,238
  • City Cost of Living Index - 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 89.8


Colleges and Universities:

  • The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (about 21 miles; Knoxville, TN; Full-time enrollment: 25,483)
  • Walters State Community College (about 29 miles; Morristown, TN; FT enrollment: 4,359)
  • Pellissippi State Community College (about 34 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • Western Carolina University (about 49 miles; Cullowhee, NC; FT enrollment: 8,684)
  • Lincoln Memorial University (about 49 miles; Harrogate, TN; FT enrollment: 3,706)




  • 80.5% White alone
  • 13.2% Hispanic
  • 2.9% Asian alone
  • 2.2% Two or more races
  • 0.9% Black alone


  • State Income Tax Rate - 5.0%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 7.0%
  • County Tax Rate - 2.45%
  • Property Tax Rate -.68%

Major Industry:

  • Accommodation and food services (30%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)


  • The City of Sevierville has the distinction of having one of the best Parks & Recreation Departments in the State of Tennessee.
  • Winners of numerous awards, the Parks & Recreation staff implements programs and services for youngsters to the elderly.
  • The department manages the Sevierville Community Center, the Sevierville Civic Center and numerous city parks.
  • The department has designed dozens of camps, clinics and programs to satisfy almost any recreational desire. The department is also in charge of the city’s Memorial River Trail Greenway program, the Urban Forestry/Tree City USA program, landscaping of city facilities and parks and other areas throughout the city, maintaining the city's Winterfest lights and provides mowing and landscaping for all City facilitie

Arts & Culture:

  • Sevierville Commons Arts Council
  • Tennessee Heritage Arts & Crafts Trail
  • Bijou Theatre
  • Tennessee Theatre
  • Knoxville Opera Company

Sports for the Spectator:

  • The Nashville PrThe Memphis Grizzlies are an American professional basketball team based in Memphis, Tennessee.
  • Pedators are a professional ice hockey team based in Nashville, Tennessee.
  • The Tennessee Titans are a professional American football team based in Nashville, Tennessee.


Sports for the Participant:

  • Cansler Family YMCA
  • AYSO (soccer)
  • Smoky Mountain Youth Baseball Association
  • Sevier Aquatic Club



  • Tanger Outlets
  • V F Factory Outlet
  • Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World
  • The Apple Barn Cider Mill And General Store

Top Five things to do:

  1. The Apple Barn.
  2. CLIMB Works Smoky Mountains.
  3. Dolly Parton Statue.
  4. Smoky Mountain Deer Farm & Exotic Petting Zoo.
  5. Tennessee Legend Distillery



Facility Location

City : Sevierville, Tennessee,
Population : 97,638
MSA Population : 16,355
Community Profile

Contact Information

Todd skertich
Managing Partner
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