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Northwell Health
Manhattan, NY, United States

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Palliative Care, Lenox Hill Hospital

Northwell Health’s Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine seeks Board Certified/Board Eligible Palliative Care physician to join Lenox Hill Hospital. This opportunity encompasses both inpatient and outpatient roles, with a focus on supportive Oncology. This is an exciting time to join our interdisciplinary team of physicians, nurse practitioners, social workers, holistic therapist and patient and family support counselor as our Palliative Medicine Program continues to provide state of the art care for patients with serious and advanced illness. The outpatient role will focus on establishing an embedded clinic within our state of the art cancer center.
Lenox Hill Hospital, a 652-bed acute care hospital has earned a national reputation for outstanding patient care and innovative medical and surgical treatments. The hospital is particularly well known for excellence in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, orthopedics, sports medicine, otolaryngology/head and neck surgery, and maternal/child health. The Hospital is also a recognized leader in public health education and community outreach. Our hospital supports several residency programs including a well know Internal Medicine Residency Program. This spring, Lenox Hill Hospital was again awarded Advanced Certification in Palliative Care by the Joint Commission.

About Northwell Health
Northwell Health is New York State’s largest health care provider and private employer, with 23 hospitals, 830 outpatient facilities and more than 16,600 affiliated physicians. We care for over two million people annually in the New York metro area and beyond, thanks to philanthropic support from our communities. Our 76,000 employees – 18,900 nurses and 4,800 employed doctors, including members of Northwell Health Physician Partners – are working to change health care for the better. We’re making breakthroughs in medicine at the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research. We're training the next generation of medical professionals at the visionary Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and the Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies. For information on our more than 100 medical specialties, visit Northwell.edu and follow us @NorthwellHealth on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.

For further details or to apply please email the Office of Physician Recruitment at OPR@northwell.edu .

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