Palliative Medicine Physician

Location
Brooklyn, New York
Posted
Aug 18, 2021
Closes
Sep 17, 2021
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

Palliative Medicine Physician

Brooklyn, NY

Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY) is one of the largest multi-disciplinary groups in the country whose main purpose is to nurture and embolden the healthcare providers who take care of the most fragile and vulnerable patients throughout New York City. With over 4,000 physicians and healthcare professionals who provide services to NYC Health + Hospitals (H+H), the largest public health system in the United States, we believe our highly skilled practitioners do more than just diagnose and treat; we uplift the spirits and dignity of patients because we love what we do, and it shows.

NYC Health + Hospitals/Kings County, located in the heart of Brooklyn, accommodates more than 518,076 outpatient visits, more than 141,328 emergency room visits, and with 627 beds, more than 25,000 inpatient admissions annually. The hospital maintains a strong academic affiliation with SUNY Downstate Medical Center in order to maintain its high standards of healthcare delivery.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides inpatient consultation services in palliative care and support palliative care clinic
  • Facilitates clarification of patient and family goals of care
  • Consults with the attending physician and the interdisciplinary team to establish a written plan of care at intervals specified in the plan
  • Facilitates access to appropriate supportive care services
  • Educates staff and co-workers
  • Teaches medical students & residents
  • Participates in on-call coverage with the team 

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited medical school (MD/DO)
  • Board Certified or Board Eligible in Hospice/Palliative Medicine
  • Unrestricted NYS medical licensure, or the ability to obtain one

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation package.
  • 10% 401K company contribution after one year of service.
  • Choice of a three-tiered nearly FREE medical plan.
  • Excellent dental insurance including orthodontics coverage.
  • Generous paid time off program.
  • CME days.
  • Eligibility for loan forgiveness through the National Student Debt Forgiveness Center.
  • Visa candidates are encouraged to apply.

To be considered, or for more information about this role, please send a copy of your CV to: Lea Power Carpenter, Director, Talent Acquisition, at powercarpenterl@pagny.org, or apply online at:

 

https://www.pagny.org/careers/brooklyn/6199

Physician Affiliate Group of New York

www.pagny.org

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V