Provider Solutions + Development Palliative Care Physician and Fellowship Director in Anchorage, Alaska

Position Description

Anchorage, Alaska -- Seeking a BC/BE Palliative Medicine physician for clinician educator fellowship director position. Full-time position. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. Ideal candidate will be board-certified or -eligible in Hospice and Palliative Medicine through either a fellowship or experiential track, and be passionate about rural medicine. Join a collegial group of providers in an established, mature and well-supported interdisciplinary team that provides both inpatient and community-based palliative care services. The department also serves a strong teaching mission through its Hospice and Palliative Medicine fellowships (physician, advanced practice clinician and chaplain) and teaching opportunities with the WWAMI School of Medicine and Alaska Family Medicine Residency. Experience all that the incredible state of Alaska has to offer from Anchorage, where outdoor recreation opportunities in spectacular scenery abound.

Facility Description

Providence Medical Group – Alaska is a multi-specialty group with approximately 70 physicians and advanced practice clinicians serving greater Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna Valley. Through collaboration, sharing best practices and listening to our providers, we strive to be the best place to practice medicine and receive care.

Location Description

Alaska offers financial, cultural and recreational opportunities beyond compare. There is no state income or sales tax; in fact the state pays every Alaskan a yearly dividend from oil revenues! Anchorage, with 285,000 residents, is a modern American city surrounded by spectacular scenery and boundless outdoor recreation opportunities. Within the city limits are moose, bears, glaciers, hundreds of miles of trails for hiking, biking and skiing, a ski resort, golf courses, major dogsled race starts, and several peaks of the hugely popular Chugach Mountains. There are also shopping malls, world-class restaurants, brewpubs, two universities, a sports arena and a performing arts center. The combination of urban and wild is what makes Anchorage such a special place. Where else can you catch a salmon in the shadow of skyscrapers, or meet a moose on your way to the symphony?

Brand Description

Providence Health & Services (PH&S) is a not-for-profit system of 34 hospitals, more than 600 clinics and hundreds of locally driven programs across five western states: Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington. Providence is committed to improving the health of the communities it serves, with a special emphasis on its mission to serve the poor and vulnerable. PH&S is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health family and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.

Job ID Number: 9132
Facility Name: Providence Medical Group - Alaska
Location Name: Anchorage, AK
Brand Name: Providence Health & Services
Provider Profession: Physician/Surgeon
Medical Specialty: Palliative Care
Job Setting: Medical Clinic
Type of Role: Academic/Faculty
Type of Role: Clinical
Type of Role: Medical Director
Email: Dj.Barker@psdrecruit.org
Phone Number: 425.525.5856
Schedule: Full Time
CP: Yes
CB: Yes
NP: No
PA: No
HC: Yes
IS: No
YM: No

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