The Section of Palliative Medicine at Reading Hospital is seeking a motivated BE/BC physician to join a dynamic team of providers to conduct inpatient consultations and grow an outpatient practice.
Benefits include: Competitive compensation. Full benefits and malpractice coverage. Generous earned time off. CME allowance and paid time off. Relocation assistance. Educational Loan Repayment program.
This full-time position requires weekend call coverage which depends on current coverage of staff. Additionally, the department supports a continual care retirement community that is part of the Reading Hospital. Currently 60% inpatient 40% ambulatory. Ideal candidate must be willing to work both.
Schedule: M-F Dayshift 8a to 5pm
Patient volume 3-4 new consults per day
Position requirements: The ideal candidate is BC in Internal Medicine and BC/BE in Palliative Medicine with a passion for delivering exceptional care. 2 years experience preferred, but will review candidates fresh out of fellowship.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Sign on, relocation, annual incentive bonus
Internal Number: 2018-18725
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Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people.
Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care — from prevention, screenings and education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs and public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.
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With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing and Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, and we have a comprehensive physician network. All of our facilities participate in our partnership with the U...PMC Health Plan.
Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership and staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our patients benefit from access to a broad range of services — all right here in our region.
Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac and vascular surgery, trauma, hematology and oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers and inpatient facilities in the region.
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