Physician, Geriatrics

Location
Lebanon, New Hampshire
Posted
Aug 25, 2020
Specialty
Geriatrics
Position Type
Permanent
Are you looking to work with an engaged team and motivated faculty? Are you looking to provide patient-centered and evidenced-based care to the geriatric community within an innovative and collaborative environment? Then we have an exciting role for you!

The section of General Internal Medicine at Dartmouth-Hitchcock is seeking an Academic Geriatrician to join our team to help provide quality care to our geriatric patients within our geriatric primary care clinic located at our medical center in beautiful Lebanon, NH.

In this role you will join an interdisciplinary team that is focused on clinical and educational quality improvement, population health, and development of new models of care delivery. In addition to delivering high-quality, team-based care, you will participate in the teaching of residents and medical students and have the opportunity to become involved in other academic initiatives. In this diverse role, you will be practicing in our geriatric clinic at the medical center as well as helping our teams within our community at local nursing and assisted living facilities and provide consultations within our inpatient units.

We seek to create an environment of encouragement and supportive care for our seniors, enabling them with independent living, dignity and the ability to maximize their personal potential!

Successful candidates may receive a faculty appointment at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth at a rank commensurate with experience.

What Dartmouth-Hitchcock has to offer you:
  • Established patient base
  • Collegial environment and referrals
  • Ties to the Academic Medical Center
  • Competitive compensation and benefits packages including a $20K relocation stipend
  • Dedicated CME time and funds

What New England has to offer you:
  • Four seasons and an outdoor lifestyle
  • Access to major cities and airports
  • Proximity to mountains and hiking trails
  • Driving distance to the seacoast/ocean
  • Abundance of local lakes for boating and swimming

Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an academic health system, serving patients across New England. A national leader in patient-centered health care, D-H is on a path to create a sustainable health system for the region and as a model for the nation. Founded in 1893, the system includes New Hampshire's only Level 1 trauma center and its only air ambulance service, as well as the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, one of only 41 National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers in the nation, and the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock, the state's only Children's Hospital Association-approved, comprehensive, full-service children's hospital. As an academic health system, Dartmouth-Hitchcock provides access to nearly 1,500 primary care doctors and specialists in almost every area of medicine, as well as world-class research with the Audrey and Theodor Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.

Qualifications:

Board Certified/Board Eligible in Internal Medicine
Must obtain and maintain a medical license in the State of NH and VT

Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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