Hospice and Palliative Medicine Physician
Job Number: 521673
Category: Faculty and Physicians
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 243900 - Int Med -General Int Medicine
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Palliative Care Physician
Department of Internal Medicine
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, is seeking an Internist or Family Medicine Physician for a full-time clinical position in Hospice and Palliative Medicine. The position requires an
M.D. degree or equivalent, from an approved LCME medical school and satisfactory completion of an Internal Medicine or Family Medicine residency program from an ACGME accredited program. Level of appointment will be commensurate with experience. Candidate must be eligible for Texas medical licensure and be board certified in Internal or Family Medicine. Fellowship training in Palliative Medicine is preferred, but experience or training may replace this requirement. Board certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine is required. Responsibilities include attending on the inpatient palliative care consultation service, sharing in the ambulatory care practice, supervising and instructing palliative care fellows and other trainees, and participating in the clinical, educational, and research activities of the Service.
UTSouthwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. In accordance with federal and state law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national origin; gender, including sexual harassment; age; disability; citizenship; and veteran status. In addition, it is UTSouthwestern policy to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.