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21st Century Oncology Earns FACE Award for Diversity

January 15, 2015

Even though Dr. Daniel E. Dosoretz is the chief executive officer of Fort Myers based 21st Century Oncology, a massive chain of cancer treatment centers, with 180 locations in seven countries, he still sees patients two days per week.

“I consider my job to be a doctor,” he says. “I love my patients.

21st Century is proud of the fact that it’s a “physician-led company,” which may be part of the reason employees tend to stick with it. “It’s very hard for a non-physician to tell highly trained doctors and nurses what to do and how to do it,” Dosoretz says. The company has around 4,000 employees nationwide; some 800 of them have been with the company more than a decade. “Once you join us, you don’t leave us,” he says.

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