Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN), in eastern Pennsylvania, is seeking a palliative care physician who is certified or eligible for Hospice and Palliative Medicine boards.
Fellowship training or 2-3 years experience in the field is preferred. The ideal candidate will be a network champion for palliative medicine and possess a passion for the clinical work. This full time position is primarily inpatient based with some interface with the hospital’s nationally recognized home-based service and an outpatient clinic.
The successful candidate will join a team of 5 physicians, 3 NPs, a social worker and RN support who share responsibilities for covering all components of the program including teaching LVHN palliative medicine fellows. Physicians are eligible for faculty appointment at the University of South Florida, the network’s major academic affiliate. LVHN is located 90 miles west of NYC and 60 miles north of Philadelphia.
If you would like to know more about this opportunity, the hospital network and the Lehigh Valley area, please call Karen Fay, Physician Recruiter, 484-862-3206. Submit CV to Karen_R.Fay@LVHN.org
LVHN is a comprehensive, integrated health network that includes three full-service licensed hospitals (over 1200 beds) with five campuses, a Children’s Hospital, 1340 primary care and specialty physicians, and 12 outpatient health centers. LVHN is its region’s largest employer with more than 13,000 employees and $2.1 billion in revenue. For the 20th consecutive year, Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar ...Crest ranked among the nation’s top hospitals on U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals list and is nationally ranked in 7 specialties in 2015.