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Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group, affiliated with Palo Alto Medical Foundation, is seeking a BC/BE Palliative Care Physician. This is a 0.5 FTE position with a potential of a 1.0 FTE which can be a split between Sunnyvale and Palo Alto clinics.

This position will join our Medical Group practicing in Sunnyvale, CA. Our collaborative, multidisciplinary culture ensures you have the support you need to deliver exceptional personalized care to your patients. Come join an organization which has received the highest possible rating for patient experience from the California Office of the Patient Advocate, and elite status by the California Association of Physician groups.

This position will provide an ideal opportunity for a physician who would like to advance their practice within the community they will serve. The Palliative Care program is team-based and sees patients and their families in the outpatient clinic, home, and skilled nursing facility. The Palliative Care service provides an extra layer of support for patients and families facing serious illness.

Opportunity Highlights:

Competitive salary guarantee plus incentive
Generous benefit package
Schedule flexibility and sabbaticals for work-life balance
Relocation allowance available
Malpractice tail coverage included
0.5 FTE is 17.5 patient contact hours a week
Full time is 35 patient contact hours in a 4 day work week
Shareholder track position leading toward full shareholdership following 24 months of employment
Physician-led and collegial environment
Leadership opportunities available

Community Information:
Sunnyvale is the seventh most populous city in the San Francisco Bay Area, bordered by portions of San Jose, Mountain View, Los Altos, Cupertino and Santa Clara. It lies along the historic El Camino Real and Highway 101. Visitors and residents enjoy Sunnyvales beautiful, clean suburban setting, efficient, high-quality city services, low crime rate, quality schools and 18 prize-winning parks. Sunnyvale is less than one hour from the Pacific Ocean and close to several of Californias iconic sites, including the famous redwood forests and beautiful Lake Tahoe in the Sierra Nevada. In the greater Sunnyvale area, theaters, concert halls, museums, libraries and art galleries meet the most demanding cultural needs.

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Phone: 650-934-3582


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About the Palo Alto Medical Foundation:
Part of the Sutter Health network of care, the Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF) is a not-for-profit health care organization dedicated to enhancing the health of nearly one million people in the Silicon Valley and surrounding communities. Our affiliated physician group includes more than 1,600 physicians practicing in primary care and more than 45 medical and surgical specialties.

PAMF upholds high standards for providing exemplary medical care and is fully accredited by the Institute of Medical Quality (IMQ). PAMF was rated four out of four stars for patient experience by the California Office of the Patient Advocate.

At PAMF, physicians leverage our organization's reputation, resources and location to shape the future of medicine. Our collaborative, multidisciplinary culture ensures that you have the support you need to deliver exceptional personalized care to your patients.