Physicians

Palliative Medicine Physician

February 12, 2019

Where

MaineHealth
Portland, ME, United States

Description

The Palliative Medicine Practice of Maine Medical Partners is seeking a Palliative Medicine physician. Candidates must be BC/BE in Hospice and Palliative Medicine. The position will include an administrative role as Associate Hospice Medical Director, acute care consultations and ambulatory services.

The Palliative Medicine Team at Maine Medical Center is comprised of physicians, advanced practice professionals, social workers and chaplains with Program Manager support and Division leadership. Services are provided in the inpatient setting at Maine Medical Center and in the outpatient Palliative Care Clinic. The practice also provides administrative and clinical services in partnership with a local hospice.

Maine Medical Center’s Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program, to date in its 4th year, provides Hospice and Palliative Medicine training opportunities in collaboration with the VA system across the continuum of care settings. As a Division, Palliative Medicine at Maine Medical Center fosters innovation, collaboration and professionalism as the foundation of their clinical, educational and research responsibilities, supporting their vision of “Helping every person with a serious illness live fully.”

Maine Medical Center (MMC) has 637 licensed beds and is the state’s leading tertiary hospital, academic center and a Level 1 Trauma Center, with a full complement of residencies and fellowships and an integral part of the Tufts University Medical School Undergraduate medical education. Maine Medical Center supports over 230 residents and fellows in 14 residency programs and 9 fellowship programs approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).

Situated on the Maine coast, Portland offers the best of urban sophistication combined with small-town friendliness. The area provides four season recreational opportunities, such as skiing, hiking, sailing, and miles of beautiful beaches. Just two hours north of Boston, this is an exceptionally diverse and vibrant community.

For more information please contact Gina Mallozzi, Physician Recruiter, at (207) 661-2092 or gmallozzi@mmc.org.

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