The Department of Supportive Care Medicine at City of Hope National Medical Center is seeking a Palliative Medicine Physician.
This exciting position features:
Working within an established team of palliative medicine physicians and nurses, psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, chaplains and others in a unique, integrated, multidisciplinary department that has been recognized as a national model of supportive care
Protected academic time with opportunities for clinical research, teaching, and program development
Shared call rotation
Combined outpatient and inpatient consult service of reasonable volume (no Emergency Room on the premises)
Excellent salary and benefits including generous retirement package
*Board-certified or -eligible candidates with additional expertise in geriatrics of particular interest.
This position is a rare opportunity to work with some of the country’s most respected physicians and researchers in a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center, within an established and highly respected Department of Supportive Care Medicine. The team-based approach of the Department allows for integrated patient and family-centered transdisciplinary care in which Palliative Medicine works closely in combination with all other disciplines. In addition, call responsibilities are limited, protected research time is available, and the position comes with extremely competitive compensation and benefits.
Submit CV to Megan McClain, Physician Recruitment Coordinator, at email@example.com
About City of Hope:
Located at the foot of the beautiful San Gabriel Mountains, only 20 miles from Los Angeles, City of Hope is designated as a comprehensive cancer center - the highest recognition bestowed by the National Cancer Institute. City of Hope has been ranked as one of “America’s Best Hospitals” in cancer by U.S. News & World Report for 13 years.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: City of Hope offers an exceptional benefits package including: 401K, malpractice insurance, health insurance and a very competitive compensation package.
City of Hope is a world leader in the research and treatment of cancer, diabetes, and other serious diseases. Founded in 1913, City of Hope is one of only 45 comprehensive cancer centers in the nation, as designated by the National Cancer Institute. Each innovative treatment we create gives people the chance to live longer, better and more fully. In addition to a hospital campus in Duarte, CA, Cit...y of Hope has evolved to include 13 community practices to extend the institution’s reach to more patients by bringing premier care to local communities located throughout Southern California. We are recruiting physicians who share our mission to transform the future of health to join our community practices.