Palliative Care Physician, Long Island Jewish Valley Stream
Northwell Health Department of Medicineseeks Board Certified/Board Eligible Palliative Care physician to join Long Island Jewish Valley Stream. This is an exciting time to join our team as the Department of Medicine continues to develop and grow the Palliative program at LIJ Valley Stream.
Responsibilities include participating and attending interdisciplinary meetings. Interventions for pain and symptoms, including treatment necessary to meet the needs of patients and families. Collaborating with medical teams and specialists, according to the patient and family choices; and providing education both internally to staff and externally to the community.
Long Island Jewish Valley Stream, a member of Northwell Health, is a 305-bed community hospital offering a comprehensive array of programs and services to patients from Nassau and Southeastern Queens Counties. It has one of the most advanced Emergency Departments in the region and a 21-bed short-term psychiatric unit.
The hospital is home to a state-of-the-art 120-bed facility known as Northwell Health Orzac Center for Rehabilitation. This facility houses the hospital's long-term care and rehabilitative medicine department and the medically oriented Adult Day Health Care Program.
Northwell Health includes 22 award-winning hospitals and more than 550 community based practice locations throughout Long Island, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island, and Westchester. All candidates will receive competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package, and eligibility for tuition reimbursement. Academic appointment with the Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell is commensurate with credentials and experience.
For further details or to apply please email the Office of Physician Recruitment at OPR@northwell.edu .
Internal Number: 081518
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Northwell Health is New York State’s largest health care provider and private employer, with 23 hospitals, more than 600 outpatient facilities and nearly 15,000 affiliated physicians. We care for over two million people annually in the New York metro area and beyond, thanks to philanthropic support from our communities. Our 66,000 employees – 15,000-plus nurses and 4,000 employed doctors, including members of Northwell Health Physician Partners – are working to change health care for the better. We’re making breakthroughs in medicine at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. We're training the next generation of medical professionals at the visionary Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies.