Permanent Palliative Care Physician Job - UMass Faculty Appointment
Company: Cross Country Search
Posted on: November 19, 2021
Hospice/Palliative Medicine opening in Worcester, Massachusetts.
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UMass Memorial Health is the health and wellness partner of the
people of Central Massachusetts, the largest health care system in
Central Massachusetts, and the clinical partner of UMass Chan
Medical School. In addition to our fully equipped medical centers,
our system also includes home health and hospice partners,
behavioral health programs and community-based physician
The Division of Palliative Care at UMass Memorial Medical Center
and the UMass Chan Medical School seeks an Academic Palliative Care
physician to join their collegial team.
- We are a well-established and highly productive
interdisciplinary team of 4 faculty and 4 providing inpatient and
outpatient consultation services for a diverse patient population
in a dynamic teaching environment.
- UMass Memorial Health's plan to become a fully integrated
health system encompassing academic tertiary care and population
health will create significant opportunity for future palliative
care program growth in the community.
- Our Division enjoys a close collaboration with hospital
medicine, oncology, critical care, primary care and other
disciplines in generalist palliative care education and quality
- We offer multiple opportunities to train medical students,
residents and other subspecialty fellows. Our new Palliative
Medicine fellowship has its first full-time fellow this academic
- Clinical and medical education research in collaboration with
multiple academic departments and divisions
- Academic appointment commensurate with experience
- We are partnered with the Schwartz Center for Compassion in
Healthcare and the Arnold P. Gold Foundation to promote humanism
and resiliency in medicine.
- The Division works closely with the medical center and ACO in
building inpatient and community-based palliative care.
- Statewide collaborative led by UMass Chan Medical School to
ensure all students graduate with foundational skills in serious
- BE/BC Palliative Medicine preferred. Training in Vital Talk
and/or Serious Illness Care Program attractive but not
- Competitive compensation with an extensive benefits
Worcester is New England's second largest city and the greater
Worcester area is an active, vibrant and energetic community. Enjoy
an array of recreational activities including hiking, biking,
skiing and snowboarding or take an easy day trip to the mountains
and pristine lakes of Maine, New Hampshire or Vermont. We have an
outstanding arts and culture scene, an exciting food district and
are less than an hour to Boston and Cape Cod.
As the leading employer in the Worcester area, we seek talent and
ideas from individuals of varied backgrounds and viewpoints.
Candidates with interest in this Palliative Medicine physician
opportunity please contact Selena Dickherber:
Please reference Position ID 166221 when responding.
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