Department: Int Med Geriatrics/Palliative Med 50000588
Reg-Temp: Full-Time Regular
Rewarding Academic Physician Opportunity Awaits with the University of Nebraska Medical Center
The Division of Geriatrics, Gerontology, and Palliative Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska is actively recruiting a very compassionate, patient-focused and collegial physician to join our faculty. This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic and growing practice that provides care in outpatient and inpatient settings. Nebraska Medicine, our hospital partner, has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report for the past 20 years. This means we continue to be ranked as one of America's Best Hospitals and the top hospital in Nebraska, With this opportunity, you will find:
Ability to create and shape your academic career
Newly approved fellowship program in Hospice and Palliative Medicine – first fellows enrolling July, 2020.
Highly balanced work and call schedule The Division is truly an interdisciplinary team comprised of 30 members, including 10 highly regarded physicians split between Geriatrics and Palliative practice. We work closely with other Divisions and Departments in the College of Medicine to provide Palliative Care services. Our faculty is dedicated to education at all levels from health professions students through fellowship and continuing education. Ample opportunities exist to engage in various basic, translational, and clinical research related to Hospice and Palliative Medicine if desired.
The successful candidate must be an MD/DO (or equivalent degree) who is a board certified/eligible and fellowship-trained in Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine. We welcome newly trained physicians to consider this opportunity. Candidates should have an interest in teaching along with passion to help patients and their families deal with serious life threatening illness and symptom management.
Inquiries may be directed to: Alfred Fisher, M.D., Ph.D. Email: email@example.com Phone: 402.559.7514
Our compensation package is extremely competitive. In addition, comprehensive benefits and relocation assistance are offered. Academic rank is dependent on qualifications. Interested candidates may apply with CV and letter of interest via – http:// unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
MD, DO, MBBS or equivalent. Board certified/Board eligible.
Fellowship trained in Hospice and Palliative Medicine
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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