Physician-Palliative Medicine

  • MaineHealth
  • Portland, ME, USA
  • Oct 07, 2021
Physician & Surgeon

Job Description

Summary

The Palliative Medicine Practice of Maine Medical Partners is seeking a full-time Palliative Medicine physician.  Candidates must be BC/BE in Hospice and Palliative Medicine. 

Maine Medical Partners Palliative Medicine is comprised of physicians, advanced practice professionals, social workers and chaplains.  Services are provided in the inpatient setting at Maine Medical Center and in the outpatient Palliative Care Clinic.  Maine Medical Center (MMC) is the state’s leading tertiary care hospital and the only academic medical center in Maine.  The practice also provides administrative and clinical services in partnership with Hospice of Southern Maine, a Medicare-certified hospice agency serving patients throughout York and Cumberland Counties.

Maine Medical Center has 637 licensed beds and is the state’s leading tertiary care hospital and Level One Trauma Center, with a full complement of residencies and fellowships.  The candidate would have an academic appointment at Tufts University School of Medicine, and the position involves teaching and mentoring residents and medical students.  The candidate will be faculty in Maine Medical Center’s Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program, which trains two fellows per year.

Situated on the Maine coast, Portland offers the best of urban sophistication combined with small-town friendliness.  The area provides four season recreational opportunities, such as skiing, hiking, sailing, and miles of beautiful beaches.  Just two hours north of Boston, this is an exceptionally diverse and vibrant community. 

Maine Medical Partners and The Division of Palliative Medicine are committed to creating an equitable, inclusive environment that is welcoming to diverse faculty.

For more information, please contact Gina Mallozzi, Physician Recruiter at gmallozzi@mainehealth.org.

 

Additional Information

Maine Medical Center is a Magnet designated 606-bed tertiary care and teaching institution. MMC is Maine's largest hospital and a state-wide health care resource. MMC offers outstanding career opportunities and quality of life in Portland.