Academic Hepatologist - Practice at Region's Transplant Facility

Tucson, AZ

Inpatient and outpatient

Job Highlights

  • Area Is Warm Year-Round
  • Fast Credentialing
  • Non-Profit Employer
  • Banner - University Medical Center Tucson

    Banner Health

    Join the Division of Hepatology and Gastroenterology at top rated teaching hospital Banner University Medical Center – Tucson. Banner University Medical Group and the University of Arizona are recruiting a BC/BE Transplant Hepatologist to support the transplant hepatology team. This is an excellent opportunity to work in an innovative academic environment, collaborating with our Liver Transplant Medical Director and our outstanding Hepatology Team.

    Essential functions include:

    • Shared coverage of hepatology and transplant liver service
      • Co-management of ICU transplant patients
      • Immediate post-transplant care
    • Hepatology (general and transplant) outpatient clinic
      • Long term care of transplant patients


    • AZ medical license (or eligible to obtain)
    • DEA license for controlled substances (or eligible to obtain)
    • BC/BE GI and/or BC/BE Transplant Hepatology
    • Candidates with experience in liver transplants preferred

    Banner University Medical Center – Tucson:

    • Nationally recognized for providing exceptional patient care, teaching future health-care professionals and conducting groundbreaking research
    • The hospital’s physicians are full-time faculty of the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
    • Our specialty services include comprehensive heart and cancer care, advanced neuroscience techniques and a multi-organ transplant program
    • Diamond Children’s Medical Center is located on the campus providing specialized pediatric services including neonatal and intensive care, emergency medicine and cancer therapies
    • We are Southern Arizona’s only Level 1 Trauma Center, caring for the most critically injured patients

    About Banner Health

    You want to help lead change in the health care field – rather than just react to it. You want to spend your time doing what you do best – caring for patients. You belong at Banner Medical Group (BMG) and Banner – University Medicine Group (BUMG).As Banner Health's employed physician group with more than 1,300 physicians and advanced practitioners across more than 65 specialties, BMG, is transforming the delivery of care. This transformation can most clearly be seen in our Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) implementation. Through PCMH, we’re organizing care around patients, working in teams and coordinating and tracking care over time. The end result is the highest quality and most efficient delivery of patient care.For physicians working in their own practices, we have two different paths to lead you to a colorful career with Banner Health.We also offer faculty positions at Banner – University Medicine Center in partnership with the University of Arizona.

    Posted January 5, 2022