Palliative Medicine Physician Position – Long Island, NY
Palliative Medicine Physician Catholic Health Smithtown, NY
Catholic Health (CH) is seeking a Palliative Medicine physician to join their Palliative Medicine service at St. Catherine of Siena Hospital located in Smithtown, NY.
Named one of the country’s “Best Places to Work” by Modern Healthcare Magazine and honored by Newsday as a Top Workplace on Long Island, Catholic Health is an integrated health care delivery system serving Long Island. There are six hospitals, three skilled nursing facilities, a regional home nursing service, and a large hospice. CH has 1,928 certified hospital beds, approximately 18,400 employees, more than 4,300 medical staff and annual revenues which exceed $3 billion.
The Catholic Health medical group includes over 600 physicians and 2500 support staff. The physicians and surgeons work in their six hospitals and 70 ambulatory offices. The system’s hospice & palliative medicine physicians have an established group practice managed by Good Shepherd Hospice.
Consultation service - you will play a key role in the Symptom Management and Supportive Care multidisciplinary team
Provide medical evaluation and treatment in both inpatient and outpatient settings
Collaborate with dedicated, highly skilled palliative medicine colleagues to deliver excellent patient care
The call schedule allows a great work/life balance
The compensation package includes a base salary, bonus opportunity, continuing medical education allowance, signing bonus, and relocation reimbursement
A comprehensive benefits package is included which is generous and competitive when compared to the Northeast and the rest of country
Long Island provides you an opportunity to choose from many desirable communities to live with a great selection of lovely homes, excellent schools, and an abundance of outdoor recreational amenities available including the nearby beaches. Many excellent restaurants, theater, galleries, and other fun activities can be found throughout this area of Long Island and is in close proximity to Manhattan.
There are very few Palliative Medicine opportunities which will afford you the opportunity to join an established service, make important decisions in the service’s growth and quality, enjoy a great deal of professional and personal satisfaction while making a substantial income in a very desirable place to live. If your present position is not meeting your professional or personal needs, I welcome you to contact me.