MD – Hospice/Palliative Academic Attending

MD - Hospice/Palliative Academic Attending


Healthcare - Providers/Locum Tenens


Jamaica, New York

Employment Type



An academic medical center in Queens is seeking a full-time Hospice/Palliative Care Attending.  

Job Description:

Compensation : $ 250000
Job ID : 13398


  • Join a department of 3 attendings, multiple part time providers and a 6-person fellowship program
  • Brand new 12-bed inpatient hospice unit on hospital campus
  • Mon-Fri position with telephone call only rotated amongst team
  • Coverage of inpatient unit, med-surg consults and teaching (minimal outpatient unless desired)
  • New affiliation on campus with major academic player  

This a full-time permanent position with a competitive salary, malpractice with tail coverage, strong PTO, dental/vision/health insurance, CME time/money and possibility for sign-on and relocation money.  

Job Requirements:


  • Fellowship training in hospice/palliative care required
  • Board Eligibility/Certification required
  • Residents graduating in the next 12 months encouraged to apply!


Disclosure:  The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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