There is an exciting job opportunity in Mumbai for Full-Time Medical Officers for PALCARE - a home-based palliative care service that manages pain-relief, symptom-management and psychosocial care - primarily for patients with cancer. PALCARE is offered by THE JIMMY S BILIMORIA FOUNDATION - a Mumbai-based NGO. Please see www.palcareindia.com.
• An MBBS degree, with preferably 2 or more years’ experience as a general physician or as a junior resident doctor in a hospital of repute.
• Good communication skills, preferably in English, Hindi, Marathi.
• Prior experience or training in palliative care is not essential. We will send you to a specialised training course for 6 weeks at a renowned cancer speciality hospital in Mumbai. We will also provide regular refresher courses thereon.
Remuneration: Your salary will be commensurate with market rates, if not better.
What the job involves: Palliative care physicians work within an interdisciplinary team that includes doctors, nurses, psychologists & social workers. In recent years, interest in palliative care has grown tremendously. This is an exciting career opportunity.
You will learn from the best. We have an eminent Medical Advisory Board and a Clinical Consultative Committee comprising renowned palliative care experts such as Dr. Mary Ann Muckaden - Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai; Ms. Harmala Gupta - CanSupport, Delhi; Dr. R. Akhileswaran, a Palliative Care Specialist in Singapore; Dr. Naveen Salins - Kasturba Manipal Hospital, Bangalore; Dr. Jenifer Jeba, Christian Medical College, Vellore; Dr. Seema Rao, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai; Ms. Anu Savio Thelly - Palliative Medicine Mahatma Gandhi Medical College Institute, Pondicherry.
You will receive the benefit of their vast experience and immense knowledge.
Interested candidates may send their Curriculum Vitae, no later than 30 March 2020, with detailed information on experience through email to: [HIDDEN TEXT] and cc to: [HIDDEN TEXT] and [HIDDEN TEXT]