Palliative Care Fellow

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Job Title:

Palliative Care Fellow

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Vacancy Open to :

All Candidates

Department :

HSH BSOM FM Geriatrics

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Division :

Health Sciences

Classification Title :

Clinical Instructor

Working Title :

Palliative Care Fellow Family Medicine

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Full Time Equivalent (FTE) :


Full Time or Part Time :

Full Time

Recruitment Range:

Commensurate with qualifications

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Position Type:

Clinical Instructor

Job Category :

Faculty (Physician)

Organizational Unit Overview:

The Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship is accredited by ACGME and provides intensive training and experience in addressing the needs of patients with serious illnesses, including symptom-control interventions; clinical and non-clinical issues related to serious illness, the dying process, and bereavement; a commitment to an interdisciplinary team approach; and a focus on the patient and family as the unit of care.

Job Duties :

The clinical curriculum includes training in multiple settings, including inpatient and outpatient palliative and hospice units, long-term care facilities, and specialty clinics.
Vidant Medical Center serves as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.

Minimum Education/Experience :

MD or DO degree from an appropriately accredited institution.
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Family Medicine.
Completion of an accredited US residency program.

License or Certification Required by Statute or Regulation :

North Carolina Medical License

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education :

Applicants with a strong family medicine and geriatrics care background and an interest in serving an underserved population are preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicant :

East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:

Curriculum vitae
Letter of interest, which should include a personal statement
List of three references (including contact information)
USMLE or COMLEX equivalent scores

Additional Instructions to Applicant:

In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete a candidate profile online via the PeopleAdmin system and submit any requested documents. Additionally, applicants that possess the preferred education and experience must also possess the minimum education/experience, if applicable.

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East Carolina University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. We encourage qualified applicants from women, minorities, veterans, individuals with a disability, and historically underrepresented groups. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race/ethnicity, color, genetic information, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, political affiliation, or veteran status.

Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) should contact the Department of Human Resources at (252) 737-1018 (Voice/TTY) or [email protected].

Eligibility for Employment :

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. ECU participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Office of Human Resources Contact Information :

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (252) 328-9847 or toll free at 1-866-489-1740 or send an email to [email protected] Our office is available to provide assistance Monday-Friday from 8:00-5:00 EST.




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Job No:
Posted: 12/17/2020
Application Due: 2/12/2021
Work Type: Full Time