Job ID: 290025490  |  Last Updated: 10/22/2021

Palliative Care

Employer
Sutter East Bay Medical Group
Location
Castro Valley, CA
Applicant Contact
Sutter East Bay Medical Group
Accepts J-1 Visas
Unspecified
Websites
https://www.sutterhealth.org/physician-opportunities

Job Description

Palliative Care Physician Out-Patient Position
Sutter East Bay Medical Group (SEBMG) is recruiting for a Board Eligible or Board Certified Palliative Care Physician. This is a nationally recognized, innovative outpatient/home-based palliative care program serving patients and families facing serious illness with an interdisciplinary team-based approach to care. All applicants must be Board Certified or Board eligible in Hospice/Palliative Care medicine. Palliative medicine fellowship completion is preferred.
Location: Castro Valley, California
Job Summary:
Provide Palliative Medicine consultation services in multiple settings: primarily home, clinic, skilled nursing and long term acute rehab and video visits
Symptom management, prognosis, values and goals of care clarification, psychosocial and spiritual care support,
Coordinate with attending physician, subspecialists and the Palliative Supportive Care interdisciplinary team to establish a plan of care
Facilitate access to appropriate supportive care services. Coordinate care with hospital-based palliative care services, outside agencies and local hospices.
Assist in development of best practices for palliative care and quality improvement projects with palliative care service line
This is the second site of an expanding service in which the successful candidate will help vision and build a program to meet the needs of a diverse population linguistically , ethnically and socioeconomically. This program will build on the successes of the Oakland/Berkley site at SEBMF and in collaboration with the well-established program at Palo alto Medical Foundation.
Requirements:
Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy
Subspecialty Board certified or eligible in Hospice/Palliative Medicine
Current California state medical license and in good standing with state medical board
Sutter East Bay Medical Group
We are a multi-specialty medical group made up of over 300 clinicians, including physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants practicing in 25+ specialties throughout Alameda and Contra Costa Counties. Our medical group is recognized for excellence with multiple awards for our quality of care, innovation and leadership.
Sutter East Bay Medical Group is affiliated with Sutter East Bay Medical Foundation, a not-for-profit health care organization, providing operational and administrative support, including the latest technology, allowing physicians to focus on delivering exceptional patient care.
We offer:
Competitive compensation with income guarantee
Full benefit package
Relocation allowance
Robust retirement program
Shareholder eligibility following 24 months of employment
An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

For additional information regarding this position:

Christine Perilla, Physician Recruiter
Sutter Health Bay Area
eastbayMDjobs@sutterhealth.org

Job Number: SEBMG2021-103

Community Information:
Castro Valley
Castro Valley is a friendly, peaceful unincorporated town, populated by about 60 thousand people. Castro Valley is located in the heart of the greater Bay Area of northern California. Nestled in a quiet valley surrounded by tree covered rolling hills, Castro Valley residents, businesses, and visitors enjoy a rural atmosphere at the hub of California's cultural, economical and recreational heartland. Castro Valley boasts such natural amenities as an extensively developed park system, swimming lagoon, 315 acre lake, and a beautiful 18 hole golf course. Schools are top notch and the community is tight knit.

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