Clinical Associate and Medical Director-Hospice/Palliative Medicine

Location
Chicago, Illinois
Posted
Dec 15, 2020
Closes
Feb 15, 2021
Profession
Physician

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Clinical Associate and Medical Director-Hospice/Palliative Medicine

The University of Chicago's Department of Medicine, Section of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, is seeking a full-time Clinical Associate for a renewable two-year term.  The appointee will serve as the Medical Director of Hospice/Palliative Medicine Services in our expanding network.  Clinical responsibilities will include seeing patients at U Chicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial Hospital and our Hyde Park campus. The appointee will expand and monitor compliance of our inpatient and outpatient home-based hospice and palliative care programs.  This position does not require teaching or scholarly activity. Compensation (including a generous package of fringe benefits) is dependent on qualifications.

Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must: 1) have an medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, and 3) be BC/BE in Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago’s Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: http://apply.interfolio.com/81699. Applicants must upload: a CV and cover letter. Review of applications ends when the position is filled.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University’s Statements on Diversity are at https://provost.uchicago.edu/statements-diversity.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination.

Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-1032 or email equalopportunity@uchicago.edu with their request.