St. Peters Health Partners, is seeking a Palliative Care Physician to join Palliative Care Partners, a service line across St. Peter’s Health Partners supporting patients and their families who are dealing with a serious illness.
The Physician will provide Palliative Care consultative services in the hospital setting at Samaritan Hospital located in Troy, NY. This role will work closely with an interdisciplinary team including a Social Worker, Nursing, and Spiritual Care support to provide comprehensive care to patients with advancing illness. The Physician will work with consultants and staff to manage pain, symptoms, address goals of care and treatment plans, and to provide guidance and education to patients and families. Work schedule is a three-day work week, 24 hours a week. No call coverage.
RECRUITMENT PACKAGE: St. Peter’s Health Partners offers a comprehensive salary and compensation package that includes:
Excellent benefits; including health/vision/dental insurances
Paid malpractice, including post-SPHP employment tail coverage
CME time & expense allowance
Paid time away from the practice
Two-part retirement savings program with employer matching program
Applicants should have the following:
NYS licensure and DEA required
Family Medicine or Internal Medicine trained, Board Certification
Fellowship training in Geriatric Medicine, Hospice, or Palliative Care
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About St. Peter's Health Partners
With 12,000 employees in more than 170 locations, St. Peter’s Health Partners is the Capital Region’s most comprehensive not-for-profit integrated health care network, which provides high-quality, compassionate, and sophisticated care to thousands of people every day. St. Peter’s Health Partners is a member of Trinity Health, one of the nation’s largest Catholic health systems.