Academic Palliative Care Physician opportunity in Indianapolis
Indiana University Health
Location: Avon, Indiana
Internal Number: 60193
IU Health Physicians, in collaboration with Indiana University School of Medicine, is recruiting a compassionate and patient-focused Palliative Care Physician to collaborate with our highly skilled, well-established teams at IU Health West Hospital in the desirable suburb of Avon, Indiana. Key clinical responsibilities include seeing patients, leading family meetings, writing orders and notes. This collegial Physician will care for our most vulnerable population, working alongside a truly interdisciplinary team of Advanced Practice Providers practicing at the top of their scope.
Schedule: Monday through Friday (dayshift) 8am to 4pm
Inpatient (80%) - average census is 30 visits per week
Outpatient (20%) - average census is 12 visits per week
On-Call: 1 in 7 weeks – call is via phone only
Candidate must be American Board Eligible or Board Certified
Palliative Care fellowship training required
We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes group insurance (health, dental, life, disability), 401K, and occurrence-based malpractice insurance coverage
Vital WorkLife concierge program
Rewarding Physician and Advanced Provider employment opportunities await with Indiana University Health Physicians.
IU Health Physiciansgroup, which employs over 2,200 physicians and advanced providers at more than 175 locations across the state (including 16 hospitals), is one of the fastest-growing, comprehensive, multi-specialty practice groups in Indiana. IUHP also serves as the faculty practice plan of the IUSM and brings together IUSM faculty physicians, IU Health affiliated physicians and private practice physicians to give highly skilled doctors access to innovative treatments using the latest research and technology.
A unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine provides patients with the most innovative treatments and latest technologies offering more treatment options than anywhere in the state. IU School of Medicine also creates unique research and teaching opportunities vital to medical advancement.
At IU Health, we are committed to advancing a culture where all people can come together while we work to equitably improve the health of all Hoosiers. Working together, our health system fosters an environment in which differences are respected and valued. With a bold approach to diversity and inclusion, we are the place where many voices and perspectives come together to improve the health of our communities today and in the future.
About IU Health Physicians:
Comprehensive primary and specialty physician network, which provides access to extensive clinical expertise
Physician-led and physician-managed practice group which is dedicated to high-quality, patient-focused care comprised of more than 25 physician practice groups
Over 2,200 board certified and board-eligible physicians, over 650 advanced providers at more than 175 locations across the state
National leader in quality, through maintaining the highest clinical standards and commitment to rigorous quality initiatives
Indiana University Health National Recognition
Ranked #1 in Indiana by U.S. News & World Report
Riley Hospital for Children is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report, and is the only nationally ranked children’s hospital in Indiana
Preferred by consumers and referring physicians as the best health system overall in Indiana
One of the largest employers in Indiana with over 38,000 team members, and named one of the Best Employers by State by Forbes in 2022
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
Indiana University Health, Indiana University Health Physicians and Indiana University School of Medicine are EOE/AA Employers, M/F/D.
IU Health West Hospital, located in Avon, a beautiful suburb of Indianapolis, is a 177-bed, full-service, community-based hospital rooted in the history of excellence established by Indiana University Health. Completed in 2021, a $84 million vertical expansion to the hospital added 48 inpatient beds (ICU and acuity-adaptable), a new operating room, an inpatient dialysis unit and cath lab capacity.
A special place to give and receive healthcare services, IU Health West Hospital offers a full range of patient care services, including maternity, orthopedics and cancer care.
Many elements come together to create what is known as IU Health West Hospital's Sanctuary of Healing - building design and decor, technology and relationship-centered care, just to name a few. The physical environment and our highly skilled staff work in harmony to create a soothing, stress-free, remarkable healthcare experience for patients and their loved ones.
The hospital sees more than 7,000 admissions and nearly 175,000 outpatient visits annually, and has earned advanced certification as a Primary Stroke Center from The Joint Commission.
Avon, Indiana is a beautiful and growing suburb of Indianapolis located just five miles west of downtown Indianapolis in Hendricks County. Residents enjoy a variety of entertainment and recreation along with an assortment of other wonderful amenities.
Ranked by Niche in 2022 as one of the top ten counties to buy a house in America, and amongst the best counties for families
Rich musical tradition paired with major retailers and local cuisine options
Entertainment options and cultural amenities for the entire family to enjoy
Twenty minutes to top ranked international airport:"Best Airport in North America" eleven consecutive years
30 parks and five golf courses within 7 miles offer outdoor amenities including trails, lakes, fishing, boating, disc golf, splash pad and athletic playing areas.
Quick drive to lively downtown Indianapolis provides residents with big- city amenities including:
Leading educational system and top-ranked universities paired with a diverse population