AT THE END OF THE DAY…This is where YOU want to BE!
BANNER HEALTH, one of the country’s premier, nonprofit health care networks and BANNER MEDICAL GROUP (BMG), Banner Health's employed physician group, with more than 1,500 physicians and advance practice providers, has an excellent “Career Step” opportunity for a compassionate, caring physician to join our interdisciplinary team providing inpatient consultation care at Banner Thunderbird Medical Center (BTMC) in Glendale.
Working with a lead physician, NP, social worker, chaplain and hospice liaison, the qualified candidate will provide clinical management of patients, leading serious discussions with patients and their families about their malignant pain management, complex symptom control, inpatient end-of-life care, and provide consultations regarding goals of care and advance care planning. This well-established program enjoys strong support from our medical staff and facility leadership.
Requirements, features and schedule includes:
BC/BE in Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Fellowship training preferred, opened to newly trained grads and experienced physicians
Excellent communication skills and proven team player
Ability to work effectively with physicians and other clinicians in a team setting
Average of 15-20 patients per day
Monday thru Friday schedule w/flexibility working four 10-hour days OR five 8-hour days
Expectation of shared call as program continues to develop
BTMC is the 4th largest hospital in Arizona with 513-beds and is currently ranked one of the top hospitals in the Phoenix metropolitan area by US News & World Report and is a recent recipient of a prestigious "Best of the West" award from Westmarc in recognition of the hospital's contributions to the region. BTMC is located in the growing West Valley in the city of Glendale. Known as “Arizona’s antique capital,” Glendale is also a great place for sports fans, as the NHL’s Phoenix Coyotes and NFL’s Arizona Cardinals both play here. Combined with a sunny climate and the attractions of Phoenix, recreational opportunities are endless!
Join the Banner Health Team, where you’ll have the time to connect with your patients, your practice, your family and the great outdoors! We offer dedication to work/life balance unmatched in our industry. Meaning you get to spend more time doing what you love. That’s HEALTH CARE made easier, LIFE made better!
Sign on bonus
401K plan with 4% match after 1 year
Excellent benefit package options that provide security for you and your family
As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner Health recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. Banner Health is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 15544
About BANNER HEALTH
Practicing Medicine is never a one-size-fits-all proposition – that’s why Banner Health offers a wide range of practice opportunities in a variety of locations. Banner Health is one of the largest non-profit health care systems in the country with twenty-eight hospitals (15 hospitals in Arizona), to include the University of Arizona academic hospitals in Tucson and Phoenix, six long term care centers and an array of other services, including family clinics, home care services and home medical equipment, in six Western states. Banner Health is one of the nations most respected and awarded health systems and is recognized for its leadership and dedication to the communities we serve. Discover for yourself the benefits of working with the support of Banner Health and having access to the latest technology, a multitude of yearlong outdoor activity options, from cycling to boating to golf, to simply sitting and enjoying some of Mother Nature’s most astounding creations.