Physician - Academics-Nephrology

Banner Health
Phoenix, Arizona
Nov 12, 2021
Nov 12, 2022
Full Time
Position Type

Transplant Nephrologist

Banner University Medical Center-Phoenix

The Banner Transplant Department is seeking an experienced board-certified Transplant Nephrologist. The clinician will supervise the pre-kidney transplant referral, evaluation and waitlist phases of care. The clinician will provide oversight to the pre-kidney transplant clinical team including participation in outpatient pre-kidney transplant evaluation clinics, outpatient kidney transplant rounds, selection committee, and QAPI efforts. In addition, the clinician will be responsible for assessing pre-kidney transplant patients at the time of the in-patient transplant admission and provide oversight of post-transplant patients and immunosuppressant management in alignment with the community nephrology practice groups. This clinician will provide leadership and oversight to the Kidney Transplant Advanced Practice Providers.

The Banner Transplant Nephrologist will also serve as the physician leader for the Living Donor Kidney Transplant program. The clinician will participate in the evaluation of the potential living donor, provide direction as the clinical lead for Kidney Paired Donation, supervise the pre and post donation process and donor care as well as lead program development.

Qualifications and essential functions include:

  • Board Certified in Nephrology
  • Training in Transplant Nephrology with 3-5 years of experience
  • Comprehensive inpatient and outpatient responsibilities
  • Strong clinical team building and interpersonal relationship skills

Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this partnership is academic medicine – research, teaching and patient care – across three academic medical centers: Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, formerly Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, is a nationally recognized academic medical center. The world-class hospital is focused on coordinated clinical care, expanded research activities and nurturing future generations of highly trained medical professionals who serve the community.

As a physician-led system focused on the well-being of our patients and our providers, Banner Health offers excellent compensation including attractive salary, relocation assistance, fully paid occurrence-based malpractice, paid CME plus allowance and excellent benefit package options that provide security for you and your family.


The safety of our team members and patients is of utmost importance, so Banner is requiring the COVID-19 vaccine for all team members. As members of the health care field, we are in the business of caring for people, so we take seriously our commitment to ensure our patients and teams are safeguarded from this rapidly changing and dangerous disease.

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employee

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Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix
Downtown Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ 85006 Physician - Academics-Nephrology

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