DIRECTOR OF OUTPATIENT PALLIATIVE MEDICINE (PHYSICIAN)

January 9, 2020

Where

Duke University Health System
Durham, NC, United States

Description

Duke Palliative Care seeks physicians with advanced training in palliative medicine to lead a rapidly growing outpatient and home care program. The candidate will have a faculty appointment, frequent teaching opportunities, and the chance to build a dynamic interdisciplinary team. Experience in outpatient palliative care is required, and previous experience in building a program is strongly preferred.

Additional highlights of this position include:
· A palliative care program that spans inpatient/outpatient/home/hospice for both pediatric and adult patients
· Opportunity to contribute to a health system-wide population-based palliative care initiative that includes innovation, quality improvement, and primary palliative care education
· Supervision of a variety of learners including medical students, residents, and Hospice & Palliative Medicine fellows.
· World-class academic environment with opportunities for mentorship and both local and national research.
· Competitive salary and benefits including block scheduling, paid time off, CME allowance, children’s tuition benefit, and exceptional 403b match plan.

Requirements include Board certification in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine, or one of its sub-specialties and Board Certification/ Eligibility in Hospice and Palliative Medicine (fellowship training strongly preferred). Academic rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications.

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