Location: San Francisco, CA Sutter West Bay Medical Group (SWBMG)
Sutter West Bay Medical Group, in the heart of San Francisco, is seeking a BC Internal Medicine, BC/BE fellowship trained Palliative Medicine physician to join our nationally recognized Palliative Care inpatient team. This 1.0 FTE position is based at California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC), a tertiary care, academic medical center. Our experienced and collaborative interdisciplinary team consists of physicians, nurse practitioners, palliative care chaplains, volunteers, and staff social workers.
Our ideal candidate is independent but works well and closely with our team of happy and supportive clinicians. A team player who possesses excellent communication skills and strong clinical judgement, the successful candidate is a person with a strong work ethic and high levels of empathy and compassion.
Physician owned and governed medical group
Competitive income guarantee (2 years)
Generous benefit package
Relocation allowance (moving a distance > 50 miles)
Resident training of internal medicine residents in Palliative Care
Participation in staff education and protocol development
Participation in research at local hospital and Sutter Health system wide level
Well established service (10 years) with excellent rapport with the medical and hospital community
SWBMG is a multi-specialty medical group made up of over 160 physicians practicing in the greater San Francisco service area. SWBMG works in partnership with Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation (SPMF), a non-profit organization providing care through its affiliation with SWBMG. Physicians work as a team to provide patient-focused care that encourages a sense of teamwork. SPMF provides physicians with an administrative infrastructure, allowing physicians to focus on patient care.
California Pacific Medical Center is one of the largest private, not-for-profit, academic medical centers in California and is a Sutter Health affiliate. As a tertiary referral center, the Medical Center provides a wide variety of services, including acute, post-acute and outpatient hospital care; home care and hospice services; preventive and complementary care and health education, including a nationally respected NBICU.
The Sutter Medical Network was created in 2007 to bring physicians across the Northern California health care delivery system together to strive to advance the quality, consistency and affordability of care for Sutter Health patients. With nearly 5,000 primary care doctors and specialists in medical foundations and aligned Independent Practice Associations (IPAs), the Sutter Medical Network has a ...presence in dozens of cities and towns across Northern California–from Sonoma County to the Central Valley, and from Santa Cruz to the Mother Lode foothills.
Moving collectively, the Sutter Medical Network works to advance clinical quality, the patient experience, and the affordability of care. Physician organizations collectively agree to reach consistent standards in areas that matter most to patients. Overall, the Sutter Medical Network strives to provide consistently superb care to patients—where, when and how they want to receive it.