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Geriatric Medicine Job In Tucson, Arizona

Physician - Academics - Geriatric Medicine Job in Tucson, AZ

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Company: Banner Health Profession/Specialty: Geriatric Medicine Location: Tucson, Arizona 85724
Job Description

The Department of Medicine at the University of Arizona and Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) is actively seeking a Geriatrician with HPM expertise to serve as Program Director for the Hospice and Palliative Care fellowship program. This is an exciting role for a dynamic physician leader to join a faculty team involved in medical education, including key teaching roles for medical students, residents and fellows. BUMG is committed to expanding its geriatrics and palliative care programs, supporting the value of Geriatricians within the PHM model of care. Our team partners with the Arizona Center on Aging and has secured two national grants to support a robust research on geriatric aging and geriatric palliative care.

We are seeking a collaborative program director that can be a partner in our success, and contribute to our palliative care service line (inpatient consult, ambulatory clinic) and teaching. The ideal candidate should be passionate about team-based care, and building high value geriatric/palliative care models across the continuum of care, including home and community. The candidate should also be a skilled teacher of medical students, residents and fellows.  The position will have a faculty appointment with the University of Arizona - Department of Medicine consistent with their credentials.

Qualifications include:
BC/BE Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

  • Demonstrated experience as a skilled teacher of medical students, residents and fellows.
  • Ambulatory clinic/acute care experience and interest
  • Ability to serve as attending on Geriatric and Geri Trauma cases, including hip fracture care management
  • Work schedule: M-F day shifts
  • Night/weekend call: one week every 26 weeks
  • Call consult from home

Banner – University Medicine, with locations in Phoenix and Tucson, makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. Academic medicine provides patients the best health care has to offer in the areas of research, teaching and patient care.

Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, formerly University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus, is consistently listed among the nation's top hospitals in the prestigious Best Hospitals ranking by U.S. News & World Report and has the Magnet® designation for outstanding nursing care.

Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, formerly Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, is a nationally recognized academic medical center, highly regarded for its expertise to treat some of the most complex medical cases. It is the new home for medical discoveries, thanks to collaboration with the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix. 

Banner – University Medical Center South, formerly University of Arizona Medical Center – South Campus, is a comprehensive medical center with an Emergency department, a state-designated trauma center and a Behavioral Health Pavilion. It is a state-accredited Cardiac Receiving Center and is designated a senior-friendly hospital by Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders.


We offer a generous salary and benefits. Please submit your CV for immediate consideration

 As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.

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About Banner Health

Banner Health is one of the largest non-profit health care systems in the country with twenty-eight hospitals (15 in Arizona), six long term care centers and an array of other services, including primary care and specialty clinics, home care services and home medical equipment, in six Western states and is recognized for its leadership and dedication to the communities we serve. In addition, Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this merger is academic medicine; research, teaching and patient care – across three academic medical centers.

We welcome you to explore the opportunity to be a key contributor within our award-winning network of hospitals, clinics, research facilities and physician practices.

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.

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