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    Specialty: Palliative Care (15-110201N)

    Location: Antioch and Brentwood, CA
    (East Bay Physicians Medical Group)

    Opportunity Information
    East Bay Physicians Medical Group (EBPMG) is a 300 member multi-specialty group and one of the fastest growing multi-specialty medical group in Northern California. EBPMG is physician-owned and affiliated with Sutter East Bay Medical Foundation (SEBMF). EBPMG is part of the Sutter Medical Network, connecting you to more than 3500 primary care and specialist physicians. EBPMG is committed to high quality, patient centered care where collaboration and team work is valued.

    Position: Seeking a Site Medical Director (Full or Part time) responsible for the development of a Palliative Care service at this acute care facility. As Medical Director of Palliative Care, responsibilities include providing leadership and direction to the multidisciplinary palliative care team.

    Focus of duties is providing hospital consultation services to patients with life-limiting illness. The Site Medical Director will serve as the expert source of information to the medical staff, to the hospice care team and work closely with the Regional Medical Director, Palliative Care.

    • BE and BC in Internal Medicine
    • Fellowship in Palliative Medicine

    Join us and you'll enjoy:

    • Competitive Compensation
    • Full Benefit Package (prorated if part time)
    • Dues and Licenses Paid
    • Very robust multi-facet retirement program
    • Shareholder Eligibility
    • Positive work/life balance
    • State of the art Electronic Health Record
    • Future facility and group expansion plans
    • Group leadership opportunities

    Community Information

    Antioch

    The City of Antioch is centrally located with access to a large number of the best attractions in Northern California. Mt. Diablo and the Bay Area proper lie to the west; Silicon Valley to the south. The Sacramento River Delta flows to the north and the lush Central Valley spreads to the east. With Sacramento, the Gold Country, Napa Valley wineries, the Pacific Ocean and Lake Tahoe all within easy driving distance, Antioch offers residents a wide variety of places to go and things to do.

    Brentwood

    Over 47,000 residents call Brentwood home. As more and more people move to East Contra Costa County, Brentwood will continue to experience tremendous growth. With great weather, the Delta only 15 minutes away, plus over 50 parks, 15 schools K-12, a community college, hiking trails, and recreational facilities including 3 golf courses, this family-oriented community is a wonderful place to live. And, our historic Downtown is the scene of many community events each year including the Annual CornFest, Starry Nights Concerts, Art, Jazz, and Wine Festival, and the Holiday Parade.

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    For more information contact

    Sutter Health East Bay Region
    Physician Development
    510-204-6622
    www.suttereastbay.org/mdcareers

    Email:MDcareersEastBay@sutterhealth.org

    Specialty: Palliative Care (15-020202N)

    Location: Castro Valley, CA
    (East Bay Physicians Medical Group)

    Opportunity Information
    East Bay Physicians Medical Group (EBPMG) is a 300 member multi-specialty group and one of the fastest growing multi-specialty medical groups in Northern California. EBPMG is physician-owned and affiliated with Sutter East Bay Medical Foundation (SEBMF). EBPMG is part of the Sutter Medical Network, connecting you to more than 3500 primary care and specialty physicians. EBPMG is committed to high quality, patient centered care where collaboration and team work is valued.

    Responsibilities include hospital consultation services to patients with life-limiting illness. The chosen candidate would be part-time (.5 FTEs), work locally with the Palliative Care site director and be part of a larger regional team of 6 other clinicians.

    Requirements:

    • BC in Internal Medicine
    • BC or BE in Palliative Medicine
    • Fellowship in Palliative Medicine

    Join us and you'll enjoy:

    • Competitive Compensation
    • Full Benefit Package (prorated if part time)
    • Dues and Licenses Paid
    • Very robust multi-facet retirement program
    • Shareholder Eligibility
    • Positive work/life balance
    • State of the art Electronic Health Record
    • Committee participation and future leadership opportunities

    Community Information

    Castro Valley

    Castro Valley is a friendly, peaceful unincorporated town, populated by about 60 thousand people. Castro Valley is located in the heart of the greater Bay Area of northern California. Nestled in a quiet valley surrounded by tree covered rolling hills, Castro Valley residents, businesses, and visitors enjoy a rural atmosphere at the hub of California's cultural, economical and recreational heartland. Castro Valley boasts such natural amenities as an extensively developed park system, swimming lagoon, 315 acre lake, and a beautiful 18 hole golf course. Schools are top notch and the community is tight knit.

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    To be considered for this opportunity, please send your CV and a cover letter to:

    Sutter Health East Bay Region
    Physician Development
    510-204-6622
    www.suttereastbay.org/mdcareers

    Email:MDCareersEastBay@sutterhealth.org

    Specialty: Palliative Care

    Location: San Francisco, CA
    (Physician Foundation Medical Associates - SPMF)

    Opportunity Information
    Physician Foundation Medical Associates (SPMF), in the heart of San Francisco, is seeking a fellowship trained, BC/BE Palliative Medicine physician to join our inpatient team. Our interdisciplinary team consists of physicians, nurse practitioners, palliative care chaplains, volunteers, and staff social workers.

    Provide care at California Pacific Medical Center, is a tertiary care hospital, providing advanced medical care for a 24 Sutter Health hospital system, including neuro, cardiac and critical care ICUs, transplant, oncology, advanced heart failure and hepatology and interventional endoscopy services. The hospital is associated with ACGME accredited Residencies and Fellowships. The Palliative Medicine department has been providing care for patients for over ten years, and as such, the team is fully integrated into this academic and community environment and enjoys a respected, collegial relationship with our diverse academic faculty, private community physicians, hospitalists and administrators.

    The services provided by our Inpatient Palliative Medicine Team include comprehensive symptom management, extensive education regarding disease processes and treatment options, discussions related to patients? values and goals of care, emotional and spiritual support, advanced care planning and assistance with complex care coordination. Additionally, we provide direct resident education during core palliative medicine rotations, and regularly participate in staff education and protocol development. Opportunities are available to participate in research both locally and in our large hospital system, as well as program development as we seek to build an outpatient presence in the next two years.

    Our ideal candidate is someone interested in working closely but independently with a group of happy, supportive clinicians. We seek a team-player with a strong work ethic and high levels of empathy and compassion. As medical education is an important part of our services, excellent communication skills and strong clinical judgment are a must; Internal Medicine board certification is strongly preferred.

    Community Information
    San Francisco is the leading financial and cultural center of Northern California and the San Francisco Bay Area. San Francisco is one of the top tourist destinations in the world and is renowned for its temperate weather, steep rolling hills, unique architecture, arts and culture, and fine dining. The population is very diverse and there is high demand for primary care.

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    If you are interested in learning more and/or applying, please send your curriculum vitae and a cover letter to: Janny Zheng, Human Resource Coordinator, at zhengj1@sutterhealth.org

    Email:zhengj1@sutterhealth.org