Palliative Care Physician
Phoenix, AZ - East and West Valley
BANNER HEALTH, one of the country’s premier, nonprofit health care networks and BANNER MEDICAL GROUP (BMG), Banner Health's employed physician group, with more than 1,500 physicians and advance practice providers, has excellent Palliative Care opportunities at; Banner Estrella Medical Center, Banner Del E. Web Medical Center, Banner Boswell Medical Center for a compassionate, skilled clinician to join our interdisciplinary team!
Utilizing a multidisciplinary approach, the qualified candidate will provide primarily inpatient care helping patients and their families deal with serious life-threatening illness and symptom management.
Requirements, features, and schedule include:
- BC/BE in Hospice and Palliative Medicine
- Fellowship training strongly preferred
- Monday through Friday work schedule
- Desire and ability to help grow Palliative Care within the community
- Able to build collaborative relationships and provide education to colleagues and patients
- Comfortable working independently in a new start-up program
- Hospital privileges at Banner Boswell Medical Center, Banner Thunderbird Medical Center, Banner Del Webb Medical Center, and Banner Estrella Medical Center
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center (BTMC) - Glendale is currently the fourth-largest hospital in the Phoenix metropolitan area with 561 licensed beds and offers a wide range of medical services including, adult behavioral health services, cancer care, critical care, emergency care, general surgery, heart care, inpatient pediatric care, medical imaging, obstetrics and gynecology, orthopedics, outpatient rehabilitation services and stroke care. Banner Thunderbird is currently ranked one of the top hospitals in the Phoenix metropolitan area by US News & World Report and is a recent recipient of a prestigious "Best of the West" award from Westmarc in recognition of the hospital's contributions to the region.
Banner Estrella Medical Center (BEMC)- Phoenix, AZ is a 317-bed acute care hospital providing a full range of services to the growing communities of west Phoenix. BEMC is an innovative, fully electronic facility that features EMR, computerized physician order entry, digital radiography, sophisticated ICU monitoring and much more. BEMC has been named one of the ten most innovative hospitals in the country by Newsweek Magazine and is recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of Phoenix's Best Hospitals. It serves the West Valley population, including Avondale, Goodyear, Litchfield Park, and Tolleson.
Banner Del E. Web Medical Center (BDWMC) – Sun City West, AZ a 404-bed full-service hospital with over 600 physicians on staff, excels in providing acute medical and surgical services as well as intensive care, emergency and urgent care, inpatient /outpatient surgery, cardiac catheterization, neurology, orthopedics, oncology, urology, pulmonary, obstetrics and gynecology, extended care, outpatient diagnostic services, acute and outpatient rehabilitation and adult behavioral services. Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center is the eighth-largest hospital in the Valley and has earned the Joint Commissions Seal of Approval for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in hospitals. Banner Del E. Webb is also nationally certified by the Joint Commission as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center
Boswell Medical Center – Sun City, AZ Banner Boswell has been providing excellent patient care with compassion, integrity, and respect to the northwest area of metropolitan Phoenix since 1970. Located in Sun City, AZ where 79% of the population 65 years of age or older. The Heart Center at Banner Boswell has been nationally recognized for its care and expertise in cardiovascular preventive care, diagnostic services, medical and surgical treatment, and rehabilitation. Our clinical neurosciences program specializes in comprehensive diagnostics, therapeutic interventions, and neurosurgical treatment services for patients. Banner Boswell is a Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center. We are one of three facilities in the Valley to offer deep brain stimulation, a surgical option for some patients with Parkinson’s disease or essential tremor.
Banner Desert Medical Center (BDMC) - serves as a tertiary referral center for the East Valley of metropolitan Phoenix and treats the highest levels of acuity in the East Valley. The campus has 669-bed private rooms, with 248 beds dedicated to children (Cardon Childrens Medical Center). It is ranked as one of the top five hospitals in Phoenix, and recognized for eight high-performing specialties, according to U.S. News Best Regional Hospitals report. Located in Mesa, Arizona, in the heart of the East Valley of metropolitan Phoenix. It is Arizona's third-largest city and enjoys the diverse people, cuisine and cultural amenities of one of the West's great urban areas.
Join the Banner Health Team, where you will have the time to connect with your patients, your practice, your family, and the great outdoors! We offer dedication to work/life balance unmatched in our industry. Meaning you get to spend more time doing what you love. That’s HEALTH CARE made easier; LIFE made better!
· Sign base plus incentives
· Sign on incentive and relocation assistance
· Paid malpractice
· Paid CME
· 401K plan with 4% match after 1 year
· Excellent benefit package options that provide security for you and your family
Banner Health is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability, or veteran status except where such distinction is required by law. All positions at Banner Health are security sensitive and subject to examination of criminal history record information. Smoke-free and drug-free environment. Not a J1 opportunity.
Facility & Location InformationBANNER HEALTH
Arizona-Colorado-Nebraska-Nevada-Wyoming, Phoenix, AZ 85006 Physician-Palliative Care