At Mercy Medical Group, a service of Dignity Health Medical Foundation, we lead by example. By always striving to give our personal best—and encouraging our patients and colleagues to do the same—we’re able to achieve and do more than we ever imagined. If you’re ready to inspire greatness in yourself and others, join us today.
PALLIATIVE MEDICINE SPECIALIST
Our multi-specialty group of more than 425 healthcare providers in the Sacramento region is looking to add a Palliative Care provider to our busy Geriatrics Department. The BE/BC Palliative Medicine Specialist will provide hospital-based consults and coordinate care efforts with Palliative Care Coordinators at Mercy General Hospital. This is an established program with an excellent support system. Additional responsibilities will include educating physicians, nursing staff and community members. This position has no call or weekend responsibilities and access to Hospitalists 24/7.
Our Medical Foundation is aligned with one of the largest health systems in the nation and the largest hospital system in California. All of our outpatient medical offices are equipped with a full electronic medical records system and our physicians benefit from excellent primary care and consultation support and a collegial, supportive environment. This shareholder-track opportunity offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package, including bonus potential and a very desirable retirement plan.
Sacramento is one of the fastest growing cities in the nation and one of the most affordable places to live in California. The area offers a wide variety of activities to enjoy, including fine dining, shopping, biking, boating, river rafting, skiing and cultural events. Lake Tahoe, the Pacific coastline, San Francisco, the vineyards of Napa and Sonoma Valleys and the historic Gold Rush towns of the Sierra foothills are all within easy driving distance.
Mercy is a name Sacramento residents have known and trusted for generations. Affiliated with Dignity Health's local Mercy hospitals, Mercy Medical Group strives to carry on our founder’s original vision – offering the highest quality health care where it is most convenient. Our promise to our patients is to provide daily excellence with deeper expertise, greater compassion and stronger outcomes th...an any other medical group. Our promise to our physicians is to provide the staffing, resources and state-of-the-art technology to enable them to fulfill that promise.
Our organization’s leadership is dedicated to not only upholding these promises today, but also to ensuring Mercy Medical Group continues to be demonstrably the best health care provider well into the future. We work hand-in-hand with Dignity Health Medical Foundation, whose continued investment in the medical group helps to construct new care locations, bring high-technology equipment to our patients and ensure that we contin