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Chief of Palliative Medicine and Hospice

Lehigh Valley Hospital


Source:
AMA
Location:
Allentown, PA
Date:
07/05/2018
2018-07-052018-08-06
Work Type:
Employee
Specialties:
  • Hospice/Palliative Medicine
Lehigh Valley Hospital
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Job Details

Our colleagues are Amazing! Every day!


At Lehigh Valley Health Network, you have the opportunity to make an essential impact on the lives of your patients! We are seeking an enthusiastic BC/BE Chief of Hospice & Palliative Medicine who has great clinical, excellent leadership, and interpersonal skills to join our dynamic team in beautiful Allentown, PA.


Practice Overview:


Oversight of 5 physicians and 12 advanced practice clinicians


Responsibilities will include a split of clinical and administrative time


Our new chief will have responsibility for the sections clinical operations and educational mission and hold a leadership position within the LVHN Department of Medicine


Academic appointment is available


Job Qualifications:



  • Must be Board Eligible or Board Certified

  • Fellowship trained

  • Minimum 5 years of experience

  • A current PA Medical License or ability to obtain one is required

  • Must be team focused and have a passion for exceptional patient care


Benefits & Perks:



  • Attractive Work Schedule & Sign-On Bonus

  • Highly Competitive compensation with a superb benefits package

  • Low-cost health insurance for employees and their families

  • Generous CME allowance and time

  • Top-tier retirement programs

  • Educational Stipend and Loan Forgiveness Assistance Program

  • Malpractice Insurance with Tail Coverage

  • Relocation Assistance


At Lehigh Valley Health Network, we have a Passion for Better Medicine and to provide first-rate clinical care for the people of our community in Eastern Pennsylvania! Consistently ranked among Americas 100 Great Hospitals we PRIDE ourselves on being the superior Health Network in the region! The highest quality of patient care & patient safety is reflected in our A rating by Leapfrogs Hospital Safety Grade and the U.S. News & World Report.


The Lehigh Valley campuses include LVH- Cedar Crest, LVH- Muhlenberg, LVH- 17thStreet, and LVH- Tilghman which are located in Allentown & Bethlehem. These locations offer extensive services including Emergency Department, OB/GYN, Cardiology, Psychiatry, Surgical Suites, the regions only Level 4 NICU, the Lehigh Valleys only Childrens Hospital, and more!


Lehigh Valley area:


The Lehigh Valley is a charming region in Eastern Pennsylvania which is located 1 hour North of Philadelphia & 1.5 hours outside of NYC! The reasonable cost of living area consists of many historic cities such as Allentown, Easton, Bethlehem, and numerous elegant small towns. The region is home to great public schools, safe neighborhoods, prestigious universities, and a strong economy! To learn more about the Lehigh Valley visit:www.discoverlehighvalley.com


LVHN Core Values


Lehigh Valley Health Network is a large non-profit and multispecialty health network consisting of 8 Hospital Campuses in Eastern Pennsylvania! Our 18,000+ colleagues are moving in the same direction and are guided by ourPRIDEbehaviors (Privacy, Respect, Involvement, Dignity, and Empathy). Clickhereto learn what it means to wear the LVHN Badge and become #LVHNProud!

Send CV to Aisha Al-Hommoud, Physician Recruiter: Aisha.Al-Hommoud@lvhn.org or call 484-862-3241
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