H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center

Tampa, FL

Job posting number: #7108270 (Ref:hlj_39136)

Posted: August 17, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Instructor PRN - Special Care Unit (SCU)


Job Summary:

  • Practices medicine within the scope of authority and privileges granted by Moffitt Cancer Center (MCC).
  • Provides patient care under the auspices of Moffitt Medical Group (MMG), and serves as member of the academic medical enterprise; advancing institutional mission of contributing to the cure of cancer.
  • The in-house surgery physician is responsible for all night and weekend coverage of urgent and emergent surgical and critical care issues involving Moffitt patients.
  • This position supports patient care and patient safety. 


  • Maintains requirements for medical staff membership and clinical privileges within the Cancer Center.
  • Adheres to all medical staff bylaws, rules, and regulations.
  • Functions as a member of the critical care team working with other specialists to coordinate and optimize patient care in urgent and emergent situations. 
  • Provide in-house coverage of medical SCU patients.  The scope of these services shall be sufficient to arrive at a reasonable clinical impression and treatment plan to ensure patient safety and stability i.e., ordering medications to control pain, nausea, hyperglycemia, hypertension, arrhythmias, heart failure, and correct electrolyte disturbances.  These are all competencies within the scope of practice of a general internist.


  • Education:
    • MD or equivalent
    • Board certified (or eligible)
    • Completion of accredited general surgery training
    • Florida Medical License
    • DEA License
    • ACLS certification
  • Experience:
    • Multidisciplinary academic clinical practice setting experience, preferred 

Mission To create a Moffitt culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion as we strive to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer. Vision To advance and accelerate a culture of access, equity, and inclusion. Diversity is a priority at Moffitt and is meant "to promote a culture of diversity and inclusion as we contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer." The Enterprise Equity Department focuses its efforts on eliminating those obstacles to an individual’s ability to exist within their personal comfort zone at the cancer center. Everyone is important to meeting this priority. Addressing and responding to diversity and inclusion fosters an environment where mutual respect for diverse cultures, communication styles, languages, customs, beliefs, values, traditions, experiences and other ways in which we identify ourselves, is the expectation.

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Job posting number:#7108270 (Ref:hlj_39136)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
United States
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