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Tuesday, February 02, 2021 12:00 AM

Employment:  Full-time Physician, Palliative Care Physician  Cleveland, Ohio

University Hospitals Medical Group is seeking a board-eligible/board-certified palliative care physician with experience in palliative care focusing in oncology. Join a collaborative and passionate team which has demonstrated a favorable impact on the quality and cost of care. Become an integral part of University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center’s unique patient-focused culture, and a key contributor to the development and expansion of our palliative care program.

Responsibilities include inpatient (10%) and outpatient (80%) patient care, and academic endeavors (10%). The role will work in close collaboration with a team of advanced practice nurses, nurse care coordinators, and other supportive resources to improve coordinated patient management across the care continuum. Administrative responsibilities include inter-disciplinary program oversight, medical education with students and trainees, and clinical program development, participating in data-driven quality and process improvement, advancing new models and methods such as telehealth and risk-stratification, and integration of services throughout University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center Network.

University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center, part of University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center and the NCI-designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center, is a 120-bed freestanding cancer hospital with 19 ambulatory locations across northeast Ohio. UH Seidman is a dynamic organization with a reputation for compassionate patient-centered care, a legacy of interdisciplinary clinical expertise, and a strong commitment to innovation, academics, and teaching. University Hospitals’ campus lies within a vibrant community with easy access to the arts, nature, and social activities.

Opportunity Highlights:

  • Academic appointment at CWRU School of Medicine
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Generous benefit package
  • Relocation allowance

Opportunity Requirements:

  • Board-certified or board-eligible
  • Experience caring for oncology patients
  • Active Ohio Medical License in good standing upon effective date of employment
  • Excellent clinical and teaching skills

Primary Location: Cleveland, Ohio, 11100 Euclid Avenue

Interested candidates should contact:
Jorge A. Garcia, MD, FACP
Chair, Division of Solid Tumor Oncology
George and Edith Richman Distinguished Scientist Chair
University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center
Case Western Reserve University
11100 Euclid Avenue, Lakeside Suite 1200. Cleveland, OH 44106
Phone: 216-844-3951; Fax: 216-201-8160
E-mail: [email protected]