Tufts Medical Center is seeking a Palliative Care Physician to join our expanding Division of Palliative Care in the Department of Medicine at Tufts Medical Center. As a fast growing division, we are seeking a full time Palliative Care physician who is highly energetic, academically oriented, motivated, and collegial. With growth present in both the research and education front, we seek someone committed to Academics and helping our Division, and our Hospital, fulfill our mission.
As an academic medical center, Tufts has a tripartite mission to provide the best clinical care, conduct groundbreaking research, and educate the next generation of clinicians and healthcare leaders. The Division of Palliative Care fulfills this mission, enlisting the skills of an interdisciplinary team including doctors, nurses, social workers, chaplains, physical and respiratory therapists and case managers.
• Direct clinical care on the inpatient and/or outpatient consultation service.
• Teaching at Tufts University School of Medicine and at the Medical Center
• Build and support palliative care and symptom management services in ambulatory settings at Tufts Medical Center
• Participate in research opportunities in palliative care and other related fields
We are a clinically renowned system devoted to delivering high quality care at a lower cost to patients. We are the principal teaching hospital for Tufts University School of Medicine. At the forefront of education, research and training for the next generation of physicians, we conduct groundbreaking basic, clinical and health policy research and are in the top 10 percent of independent institutions receiving federal research funding. Our quality initiatives consistently place us in the top 15% of all hospitals in the Vizient system.
Tufts Medical Center Physicians Organization supports, inspires and empowers our diverse physician membership to provide innovative and collaborative world-class, patient-centered health care by creating an environment for transformative education, training and research. As an employee of the Tufts Medical Center Physician Organization (TMCPO) you will receive competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and a generous employer retirement plan contribution.
Join Tufts Medical Center Physician Organization in our mission to heal, to comfort, to teach, to learn and to seek knowledge to promote health and prevent disease.
As an employee of Tufts Medical Center Physician Organization you will receive:
Guaranteed Base Salary
Academic Appointment through Tufts University School of Medicine