Geriatric and Palliative Medicine Physician

Northwell Health Physician Partners
Lake Success, New York
Closing date
Aug 6, 2024

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Full Time
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Northwell Health s Medicine Service Line and Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine are seeking a physician to join our Supportive Oncology Program at LIJ Medical Center and Zuckerberg Cancer Center in Lake Success, NY. This is an exciting opportunity to join a nationally recognized division. The ideal candidate should be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Palliative Medicine, or both Geriatric Medicine and Palliative Medicine. Our interdisciplinary team of physicians, nurse practitioners, and social workers, provide high quality clinical care to older adults and those with serious and advanced illness.

Zuckerberg Cancer Center is located at the Center for Advanced Medicine, a nationally recognized cancer care facility offering state-of-the-art technology, leading-edge clinical trials, and a full range of support programs. Our team is composed of a large, dynamic, and diverse group of clinicians, educators, and researchers from multiple professions eager to take on the challenge of patient centered longitudinal, and comprehensive cancer care services. Our center is a unique facility that provides exceptional care for virtually every type of cancer with a wide range of coordinated treatments, including Ambulatory hematology, Leading-edge chemotherapy, Immunotherapy, Hormone therapy, and Targeted therapy. Patients are offered clinical trials as the standard of our care.

Long Island Jewish Medical Center is a 583-bed teaching hospital located in New Hyde Park, New York that is academically affiliated with the Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. LIJ Medical Center is one of three major components of a 48-acre campus, which includes Cohen s Children Medical Center and Zucker Hillside Hospital. Our primary focus is on the complete care of the patient, with a healing environment, compassionate hospitality, and a collaborative team approach to ensure the best outcomes for our patients.

We continually recruit a diverse physician workforce to meet the needs of the diverse patients we seek to serve; as a result, our Health System is proudly ranked Diversity Inc s #1 Hospital and Health System. We fully understand that diversity is integral for our institutional excellence and a means to attaining health equity. As a result, our diversity and inclusion efforts are a part of everything we do, from education to clinical care, to research, to physician well-being. For more information and resources regarding our initiatives, please visit our Center for Equity of Care,

Northwell Health is New York State s largest health care provider and private employer, with 21 hospitals, 900 outpatient facilities and more than 12,000 affiliated physicians. We care for over two million people annually in the New York metro area and beyond, thanks to philanthropic support from our communities. Our 85,000-plus employees 19,000 nurses and 5,400 employed doctors, including members of Northwell Health Physician Partners are working to change health care for the better. We re making breakthroughs in medicine at the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research. We're training the next generation of medical professionals at the visionary Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and the Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies. For information on our more than 100 medical specialties, visit and follow us @NorthwellHealth on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn

For additional information and to apply, please contact Nicholas Franzini, Physician Recruitment:


Full-time clinical base compensation at Northwell Health ranges from $125K to $750K, which is impacted by various factors, including but not limited to physician specialty, level of experience, quality of care, academic accomplishments, patient experience and productivity. The base compensation range listed is a good faith determination of potential base compensation at the time of this job advertisement and may be modified in the future

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