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. This position is a three-day work week.
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
Fellowship training in Geriatric Medicine, Hospice, or Palliative Care
Internal Number: 1
About St. Peter's Health Partners
St. Peter’s Health Partners, the region’s largest private-sector employer, with more than 12,500 employees, has more than 145 locations across seven counties. The system has an annual budget of nearly $1.1 billion. St. Peter’s Health Partners was created on October 1, 2011 by the merger of Northeast Health, St. Peter’s Health Care Services, and Seton Health. The merger created the region’s largest and most comprehensive not-for-profit network of high-quality and advanced medical care, primary care, rehabilitation, and senior services. These state-of-the-art services and programs are provided through Albany Memorial and St. Peter’s Hospitals in Albany, NY; Samaritan and St. Mary’s Hospitals in Troy, NY; Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital in Schenectady, NY; and The Eddy system of continuing care and The Community Hospice.