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Physicians


Hospice and Palliative Care Physician
Raleigh, NC
Updated 08-08-14

Transitions LifeCare (founded as Hospice of Wake County) seeks a full-time physician to: provide the medical component for the HospiceCare and PalliativeCare Programs; work collaboratively with the Medical Director; may serve as interdisciplinary team medical consultant; perform on-call duties as required; make home visits; certify prognosis; serve as attending physician as required; Graduate of certified medical school with MD or DO degree, followed by residency training and Board certification in a specialty suited for hospice and palliative medicine; Licensure in North Carolina; Current narcotic license; Current CPR certification; Maintain CME requirements for hospital staff and NC Medical Board; Board certification or Board eligibility in Hospice and Palliative Medicine is required, fellowship training preferred.

To apply email hr@transitionslifecare.org



Full-time Palliative Care Attending Faculty Position
New York City, NY
Updated 08-08-14

Join a well-established interdisciplinary Palliative Care team at NYP-Weill Cornell Medical Center with special focus on Palliative Care consults in the ICU setting. Our service is now integrated into the Medical ICU, Surgical ICU and Neurosurgical ICU with future plans to work with Cardiac ICUs. In addition, the physician has: 1) a major role teaching trainees of all levels; and 2) opportunities to participate in and/or develop research projects. At Cornell we have a commitment to interdisciplinary teamwork and a commitment to creative educational programs including the Liz Claiborne Center for Humanism in Medicine.

Qualifications:

  • Fellowship in Palliative Medicine welcomed but not required
  • Experience in pain and symptom management required
  • Board certified or eligible in Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Effective communication and interdisciplinary skills required

Interested candidates should send a letter of interest along with their curriculum vitae to:

Pam Ansell
Email: paa2014@med.cornell.edu
Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College



BC/BE Hospice & Palliative Medicine Fellowship Trained Physicians
Long Island, NY
Updated 08-08-14

ProHEALTH Care Associates, LLP is seeking BC/BE Hospice & Palliative Medicine Fellowship Trained Physicians as we create outpatient and home based palliative care services across the New York metropolitan area. The newly created Department of Palliative Care, consisting of physicians, nurses and social workers seeks experienced palliative care physicians to join the Department.

Highlights include:

  • Work collaboratively in a well supported and highly efficient Department of Palliative Care
  • Develop innovative outpatient and home based models of care delivery for seriously ill people and their family caregivers
  • Become a key partner in the ProHEALTH Medicare Shared Savings ACO model of care delivery while gaining an understanding of other healthcare delivery models
  • Develop leadership skills and knowledge to effectively partner with payers including CMS
  • Learn from other nationally recognized palliative care experts

The ProHEALTH Care Associates is a multi-specialty group practice with 500 world-class physicians who provide exceptional care utilizing extensive resources across over 100 sites in the New York metropolitan area. ProHEALTH is uniquely positioned as a national leader in innovation as a highly successful organization with a Medicare Shared Savings Accountable Care Organization (ACO). This success has created an efficient and creative organization willing to invest in new patient centered programs for people with advanced illness.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. For Further details, please contact Dana Lustbader MD, FAAHPM, Chief of Palliative Care at dlustbader@prohealthcare.com.



Physician,Palliative Care
Oceanside, Long Island, NY
Updated 08-05-14

We seek a Physician to provide medical/clinical leadership in palliative care and geriatric medicine.

Responsibilities:

  • Identify and implement strategies for program growth/development
  • Educate/train medical staff
  • Consultation services to patients/families
  • Establish a written plan of care
  • Documentation of patient care services
  • Develop community relationships to support program
  • Identify metrics to demonstrate clinical/financial impacts
  • Participate in QA and peer review programs
  • Leads weekly team meetings to review active cases
  • Adherence to confidentiality and HIPAA regulations
  • Identify and participate in grant funding and clinical research

Requirements:

  • Doctor of Medicine
  • Board certified/eligible
  • 2 years experience
  • Current state medical license

Apply:
Please apply online at: www.SouthNassauJobs.org
Visit us at www.SouthNassau.org



Palliative Care Physician
Flagstaff, AZ
Updated 08-05-14

Flagstaff Medical Center is recruiting a Palliative Care Physician and Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner for hospital based practice. The palliative care team is growing and these new providers would join another physician and nurse practitioner as employees of FMC in a well-established consult service.

Primarily an inpatient practice providing palliative care consultation and symptom management services, with an outpatient Supportive Care Clinic. Providers complete intake, assessment, intervention and counseling for patients and family members with the goal of preventing and relieving pain/symptoms, clarifying goals of care, and working collaboratively with attending hospitalists and other specialists in our Regional Trauma Center Hospital. Providers deliver education and outreach to patients, family members and other health care providers regarding palliative care, hospice care and other options.

FMC offers a competitive base salary with incentive opportunities and full benefits, including CME and malpractice.

If interested, please send CV to Maggie.Lewis@nahealth.com.
NO OUTSIDE RECRUITING FIRMS.
NOT A VISA OPPORTUNITY.



Hospice and Palliative Medicine Physician
Iowa City, IA
Updated 08-05-14

The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics is seeking at least a 50% FTE, Fellowship-trained BC Hospice and Palliative Medicine physician to staff a growing academic program. Responsibilities include staffing inpatient and outpatient consultative services, working with an exceptional interdisciplinary team, and teaching throughout the institution. Applicants must be at the level of Associate or Clinical Assistant Professor. Candidates must possess a MD degree or equivalent and be authorized to work in the US. Candidates must possess outstanding abilities in teaching and clinical medicine. Candidates with experience on a busy consultation service are desired. Salary is based on the academic level of entry and the applicant’s qualifications and responsibilities.

Apply at:
http://jobs.uiowa.edu/content/faculty/, requisition # 64660

Contact:
Tim Thomsen, M.D.
Director of Palliative Care tim-thomsen@uiowa.edu



Palliative Medicine Physicians
Greenville, CA
Updated 07-17-14

Greenville Health System (GHS), South Carolina’s premier healthcare provider, seeks physicians to join a newly established and rapidly growing Division of Palliative Medicine.

Ideal candidates are Fellowship trained BC/BE Palliative Care Physicians who demonstrate exemplary and compassionate clinical skills and embrace a collaborative interdisciplinary team approach. These positions offer opportunities to build and expand an innovative inpatient Palliative Care Consultative Service. Academic appointment is available through the University of South Carolina School of Medicine - Greenville.

GHS employs 12,000 people, including 800+ physicians on staff. Our hospital system includes clinically excellent facilities with 1,358 beds on 6 campuses. Additionally, we offer 14 residency and fellowship programs, a Level I trauma center, and a research facility.

Qualified candidates should submit a letter of interest and CV to Sr. In-House Physician Recruiter, Kendra Hall, kbhall@ghs.org, 864-797-6114.



Hospice and Palliative Medicine Physician/Associate Medical Director
San Mateo, CA
Updated 07-17-14

Mission Hospice (www.missionhospice.org) is growing and is seeking a full-time Hospice and Palliative Medicine Physician to serve as Associate Medical Director.

We have a proud history of serving the patients and families in our community for 36 years. Promoting excellent end of life care and prioritizing patient's needs is at the core of our mission. We have a new Advanced Care Program offering home care and palliative care services in continuity with our hospice.

We have developed a model of care with a high degree of physician presence on the team and in the home, greatly enhancing the quality of care we provide and placing us as the leader of end of life care in our community. We practice relationship-centered care and our physicians spend most of their time in the home with an emphasis on follow-up and continuity.

Email: Careers@missionhospice.org



Palliative Medicine Fellowship Trained Physicians
Indianapolis, IN
Updated 07-17-14

St Vincent Hospital is seeking a Family Medicine or Internal Medicine Physician who is fellowship trained in Hospice Medicine/Palliative Care to join their well established and growing program in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Details:

  • This is a consultative program that co-manages patients.
  • Ready patient population
  • Average new consults per week 15-20.
  • Referrals are 65% oncology, cardiac-VAD referrals growing
  • Mid-Level support
  • Call 1:4, no weekend rounding
  • Opportunity to teach FM/IM residents

St Vincent Hospital offers a very competitive compensation package that includes: Competitive base salaries, Production/quality bonus potential, Starting bonus, Relocation allowance, CME, Comprehensive health benefits, Retirement savings plan (403b) with match, Malpractice with tail coverage and Generous paid time off.

Interested candidates please contact Mona Hansen, Physician Recruiter, at 317-338-6140 or mhansen@stvincent.org, www.stvincent.org/medicalgroup/



Palliative Medicine Fellowship Trained Physicians
Greater NY Area
Updated 06-26-14

The North Shore-LIJ Department of Medicine is seeking BC/BE Palliative Medicine Fellowship Trained Physicians as we expand our services across the health system. The Palliative Care team, consisting of physicians, nurses, chaplains, social workers and other key clinical staff are looking for either experienced Palliative Care Physicians or New Graduates to join the department. We are also looking for Palliative trained physicians in our House Calls program. There are diverse opportunities available throughout the Greater New York Area.

Highlights include:

  • Work collaboratively with members of the Palliative Care team from other NSLIJ member hospitals in sharing best practices
  • Serve as an Attending Physician on the interdisciplinary Palliative Care Consultation Service with Nurses Practitioner and members of the clinical team
  • Help to increase patient volume of the Palliative Care Program
  • Participate in the education and training of our medical students and residents

The North Shore-LIJ Medical Group is a multi-specialty group practice with 2,600 world-class physicians who provide exceptional care utilizing the extensive resources of the North Shore-LIJ Health System. With over a million visits a year to our facilities, which includes 16 hospitals, 400 ambulatory sites, a medical school and the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. Our services span the continuum of healthcare from primary care to advanced surgery and treatments in the neighborhoods we serve. Opened in 2010, the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine is the newest medical school in New York State.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Academic appointment with the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine is commensurate with credentials and experience.

For Further details, please visit us at www.nslijphysiciancareers.com or contact: Lynne Kosloski, Office of Physician Recruitment, 516-823-8230, LKosloski@nshs.edu.



Palliative Care/Geriatrics Physician
Kalispell, MT
Updated 06-13-14

Expanding Geriatrics and Supportive Care program

  • Assist in expansion of inpatient and outpatient programs
  • Participate in development of standards of care
  • Staff palliative care clinics
  • Provide inpatient consultation services
  • Take part in interdisciplinary team care planning

Qualifications:

  • Residency training
  • Interest in palliative care or geriatric medicine; fellowship welcomed, not required

Kalispell Regional Healthcare offers:

  • Generous salary, bonuses and comprehensive benefits
  • Exceptionally high quality, collaborative medical community
  • Strong commitment to excellence

Contact Michelle Kraft at 800-678-7858 x64457 or mkraft@cejkasearch.com. ID#153059F89.



Staff Physician
Tampa, FL
Updated 06-06-14

Chapters Health System – Chapters Health System – LifePath Hospice is seeking a Hospice Staff Physician. The Physician has the responsibility of assisting the Medical Director in the care and treatment of patients served by the company. S/he provides physician direction and guidance to the company’s program and staff to assure the maintenance of quality medical care for patients and families.

The selected physician will have:

  • MD or DO from an accredited medical school
  • Licensed to practice medicine in the State of Florida
  • Current DEA number
  • Eligible for malpractice coverage under company policy terms
  • Board eligible or board certified in a recognized field of the American Board of Medical Specialties

Contact Chapters Health System and apply online at www.chaptershealth.org



Palliative Physician
Goodyear, AZ
06-06-14

Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) is a single-specialty tertiary hospital system providing comprehensive and fully integrative approach to cancer care. We offer integrative evidence-based medicine in an environment with the latest technologies and a patient centered focus.

We are currently seeking a Palliative Physician to join our Goodyear, Arizona location. This is a full-time position approximately 45 hours with after-hour and weekend phone support for hospitalist services divided among the palliative medicine team. Time divided is appr. 75% outpt. And 25% inpt.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide outpatient and inpatient consultation services to oncology patients
  • Provide clinical support for Survivorship program
  • Employ evidence-based practices to enhance symptom management of oncology patients
  • Consult with the attending Oncology and Interdisciplinary Team to establish a written plan of care
  • Weekly participation in the Interdisciplinary Team meetings to review active cases

Work Experience

  • Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy
  • Board certified or eligible in Hospice/Palliative Medicine
  • Prefer fellowship trained in hospice care or palliative medicine
  • At least one (1) year experience working as part of an interdisciplinary team

For more information about this excellent opportunity, please contact:

Drexa Unverzagt, RN, MS
National Director of Physician Recruitment
Drexa.Unvertzagt@ctca-hope.com
847-746-4384



Palliative Care Physician
Glenview, IL
Updated 06-01-14

Bring your leadership and medical expertise to Midwest Palliative and Hospice CareCenter (Midwest CareCenter) in Glenview, Illinois. As one of the first 50 hospices in the U.S., Midwest CareCenter has over 35 years of providing world-class care in 150 communities. Midwest CareCenter is a leading palliative and hospice care provider that offers competitive salaries and generous benefits. We are looking for an Illinois-licensed MD, or individual able to be licensed in Illinois to join us as a Hospice and Palliative Medicine Physician and Associate Medical Director.

You will provide specialty level palliative medicine for hospice and palliative care patients and/families in home, office, hospital, facility, and inpatient hospice unit setting(s), with active integration within interdisciplinary hospice and palliative care teams.

Serve in a consultative role for referring physicians and, as necessary, in primary palliative medical management of patients/families in addressing and managing goals of care as well as complex physical and psychological symptoms. Serve as a Medical Director for hospice team(s) to insure compliance with regulatory statutes and best practice guidelines.

Join other talented and passionate employees in one of the most established and nationally recognized palliative and hospice programs in the Midwest. In 2012, Midwest CareCenter opened a brand new 16-bed hospice inpatient unit on our Glenview, IL Campus and a 7-bed hospice inpatient unit in Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights, IL. We also partnered with Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital to run the palliative care program within the hospital. In 2013, Midwest CareCenter became the hospice partner for Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. Midwest CareCenter has been ranked in the TOP 100 Workplace’s in the Chicagoland area by the Chicago Tribune for the last two years (2012 and 2013) and nominated once again in 2014.

Qualifications Include:

  • M.D., Board Certified or Board Eligible in Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of adult medicine as well as specialty level palliative medicine.

Please submit your CV/resume to:
Stephen Baker
Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter
2050 Claire Ct
Glenview, IL 60025
(847) 556-1550
sbaker@carecenter.org
Website: www.carecenter.org



Palliative Care Physician
Tucson, AZ
Updated 05-16-14

We are currently seeking a Palliative Care Physician to join our team.

Being a Hospice Physician is Not Just a Job – It is a Calling Be the difference in the lives of hospice patients and join the Carondelet Health Network team. As experts in relieving pain and symptoms, as well as providing emotional and spiritual support, our goal is to help our patients and their families focus on living while maximizing the comfort and quality of life. We are dedicated to providing the care and support that meets the needs of our patients and their families. To complete an application, please visit carondelet.org/careers or forward your CV to rsmith@carondelet.org.

Job Qualifications:

  • M.D. with minimum 2 years attending experience
  • Board certification or eligible in Hospice/Palliative Medicine
  • Valid AZ license or eligible for medical licensure in Arizona



BC/BE Physician in Palliative Medicine
San Francisco, CA
Updated 05-16-14

The Department of Palliative Medicine at CPMC is searching for a BC/BE Physician in Palliative Medicine to serve as a Clinician Educator.

This innovative position will initially be spent in direct resident education, with the first year spend developing a new curriculum, and creating an outpt experience. In subsequent years, 50% time will be spent on resident education and 50% time providing outpt visits with residents.

Additional communication skill training will be co-coordinated by our Psychology and Psychiatry staff, providing ongoing collaboration and opportunities to participate in research projects evaluating this novel approach.

For consideration, please email a cover letter and CV to: Catherine Seeley, MD, Medical Director Palliative Medicine at CPMC, 2200 Webster St, Ste 341, SF, CA 94115, 415-600-3190

Email: seeleyca@sutterhealth.org



Hospice and Palliative Medicine Physician
Wethersfield, CT
Updated 05-16-14

Hartford Hospital, an 867 bed Level 1 trauma center and a member of Hartford HealthCare, seeks a fellowship trained Palliative Medicine MD to lead a well-established, dynamic Division of Palliative Medicine. Leadership opportunity available.

  • Broad spectrum of palliative medicine-ED, Critical Care, Oncology, Neurosciences, Cardiovascular Services (Transplant, VAD Program, TAVR Program)
  • Last year- 2,000 patients in consultation
  • Member of Memorial Sloan-Kettering (MSK) Cancer Alliance.
  • Two hours from Boston and New York, our region offers nationally acclaimed schools, choice to live at the shore, urban areas, or in a Kiplinger “Top 10 Best City to Raise a Family” and Travel & Leisure’s “Coolest Suburb in America.” For more information about our system and region, and to apply please visit www.joinhartfordhealthcare.com or email patti.lowicki@hhchealth.org.



    Hospice and Palliative Medicine Physician
    Tampa, FL
    Updated 05-16-14

    The University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine has an immediate opening for a board certified/eligible Hospice and Palliative Medicine (HPM) physician. The position will be responsible for the provision of inpatient palliative care consultations at Tampa General Hospital (TGH), a 1000 bed academic hospital. The ideal candidate will be fellowship trained in HPM and be eligible for Florida licensure. Experienced, board certified HPM physicians are encouraged to apply. Our interdisciplinary team consists of 2 other physicians, advanced practice nurses, social workers, chaplains and nurse manager. We saw Over 1500 patients last year. There are ample opportunities to participate in educational/research activities of the Division of Palliative Medicine, including a HPM fellowship program. Send CV to htuch@health.usf.edu



    Palliative Care Physician
    Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Updated 05-16-14

    The Department of Pediatrics at Dalhousie University & IWK Health Centre located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, is seeking a full-time physician at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level. The successful candidate would be welcomed as a physician (0.5 FTE) on the pediatric palliative care team, with a complimentary role as a general pediatrician for the second 0.5 FTE. The duties in General Pediatrics will include a mix of ambulatory and inpatient service. Interested candidates should submit a current CV and send a statement outlining their academic interests. Three letters of reference sent under separate cover to the Chair of the Search Committee are requested, including two from academic referees.

    Deadline 30 May, 2014

    Contact:
    Dr. Mark Bernstein
    Head/Chief, Department of Pediatrics
    IWK Health Centre, 5850 University Ave. PO Box 9700
    Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3K 6R8
    Phone: (902)470-8229
    Email: mark.bernstein@iwk.nshealth.ca



    Palliative Care Physician
    Arlington, VA
    Updated 05-16-14

    Since the inception of our program in October 2004, the Virginia Hospital Center Palliative Care Services has experienced remarkable utilization and growth: in 2007, our third year, we saw 900 in-patient consults. We have received a wealth of positive feedback from patients, families, staff and physicians. In December 2007 we received the first CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield Outstanding Palliative Care Program Award for metropolitan Washington, DC.

    This position will provide clinical expertise and mentorship to the team, grow collaborative relationships with medical departments to enhance and inform primary palliative care delivery, and engage in ongoing quality improvement. This role will lead the expansion of this robust clinical program to integrate palliative care throughout the care continuum. We are seeking a Hospice and Palliative Medicine BC/BE physician to serve as a co-leader to transform care delivery.

    Physicians with strong recommendations from palliative medicine fellowships, or several years of experience on a palliative care service, should apply for immediate consideration. Virginia Hospital Center offers highly competitive compensation with many excellent benefits, including 401k match, generous CME allowance, and incentive bonus options. Interested candidates should submit their CV and cover letter by email to Jeannie Sheehan, Sr. Physician Recruiter at Jsheehan@virginiahospitalcenter.com.



    Palliative Care Physician
    Urbana-Champaign, IL
    Updated 05-16-14

    This position will have the opportunity to influence, design and expand into outpatient services and do so within an organization with it’s own large health plan, Home Health, Hospice, Hospitalist program, and established inpatient Palliative Care program.

    • The incoming physician will work closely with three HPM Board Certified part-time inpatient Palliative Care physicians, as well as two full-time APNs.
    • This position will be a 50% clinical and 50% administrative/education position.
    • The inpatient program was initiated ten years ago with active senior leadership support.
    • This position will be responsible for ongoing education across the Carle enterprise including Carle’s Family Medicine/Internal Medicine residents at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Urbana-Champaign.
    • The incoming physician will conduct mainly outpatient consults and will assist with inpatient consults as needed.
    • There are research opportunities available through the University of Illinois, if desired.
    • Carle offers a superior compensation package, paid malpractice insurance with 100% tail coverage, vacation, CME and holiday time.
    • Excellent educational, healthcare and housing options provide an ideal setting for personal and professional satisfaction for the single person or family.

    Katie Schroeder at (800)436-3095, extension 4103, or email your CV to katie.schroeder@carle.com



    Palliative Physician
    Coastal SW Florida
    Updated 05-05-14

    With this perfect place to live and raise a family now you will also enjoy the perfect work atmosphere:

    • 5 ARNP’s-1 in each Hospital who cover every weekend and daytime Call
    • There is a dedicated team at each Admitting Hospital: physician, RN and social worker
    • Call Schedule: 1 in 4 - Consults in the evening are phone consults, on weekends very rare to go to hospital. Percentage of caseload breakdown: 95% Oncology, 5% other i.e. COPD-Life threatening illness

    Requirements: Palliative Care training is required. Very generous salary and sign on bonus. Lee Memorial Health System also provides a comprehensive benefits package.

    You will be employed by Lee Memorial Health System - direct your cv to Ray@nhrnationwide.com, 800-647-2232 if you have an interest.



    Medical Directors, Associate Medical Directors, Team Physicians
    Opportunities available nationwide
    Updated 04-23-14

    Are you that talented physician seeking an environment of growth and vision? This is an opportunity to bring your experience, ideas, passion for life, and caring dedication to patients living with advanced illness. You can make a difference by joining a National leader in Hospice care, the fastest growing Hospice provider in the country with locations coast to coast. Our physicians represent a variety of backgrounds and bring vital knowledge, skills, and vision to every aspect of our organization.

    We live our Mission day of Honoring Life – Offering Hope

    I look forward to speaking with you, please contact me: Susan Feigin at 203-997-7732; eMail CV To: SFeigin@Seasons.org



    Physician - Full Time
    Woodbury, NY
    Updated 05-10-14

    Join a well-established and growing team linked with a strong hospice program!

    Hospice Care Network, a JCAHO accredited not-for-profit healthcare organization, seeks enthusiastic physicians to join an established Hospice and Palliative care program in Nassau, Queens and Suffolk Counties. Practice end-of-life care, in a high quality and professional environment along with other professionals. Our integrated electronic clinical records system assures superior access to clinical information across the continuum of care.

    Job Responsibilities:

    • Conduct home and face-to-face visits
    • Collaboration with hospice interdisciplinary teams
    • Provide expert symptom management
    • Weeknight and weekend coverage on an on-call schedule
    • Direct patient care each day

Qualifications:

  • Board Certified/Eligible either in Hospice, Palliative Care,
  • Internal Medicine, FamilyPractice, Geriatrics or Osteopathic Medicine
  • Licensed to practice in New York State
  • Fellowship training in hospice, palliative care or geriatrics is a plus
  • Clinical expertise in caring for hospice or palliative patients and their families
  • Excellent collaboration, communication and primary care medical skills
  • Intermediate computer knowledge
  • Competitive salary and Benefits
  • Valid New York State driver's license. Bilingual a +

We look forward to hearing from you! Please send your CV to jobs@hospicecarenetwork.org

To learn more about our organization, visit our website: www.hospicecarenetwork.org



Palliative Care Physician
Gainesville, FL
Updated 04-10-14

Being a Hospice Physician is Not Just a Job – It is a Calling

At Haven, we believe hospice is about living and that no one should suffer.

As experts in relieving pain and symptoms, as well as providing emotional and spiritual support, our goal is to help our patients and their families focus on living while maximizing the comfort and quality of life. We are dedicated to providing the care and support that meets the needs of our patients and their families.

We are currently seeking a Palliative Care Physician to join our team.

Be the difference in the lives of hospice patients and join the Haven Hospice team. To complete an application, please visit havenhospice.org/careers. For more information, please contact Human Resources Recruiter Marleah Bleke at 352.379.6232



Full-Time Geriatrician
Queens, NY
Updated 04-04-14

The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai’s affiliation with Elmhurst Hospital Center is seeking a full-time Geriatrician to join the Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine program.

We seek a clinician educator that will be involved in patient care, consultations and education of hospital staff, students and the community. The candidate will also have involvement with our Palliative Medicine team.

Candidates must be fellowship trained and Board Certified/Board Eligible in Geriatrics. Additional certification in Palliative Medicine is desirable. Current New York State License and DEA required.

For consideration, please forward a cover letter and CV to Joseph R. Masci, MD, Director of Medicine, Elmhurst Hospital Center, 79-01 Broadway, Room C6-10, Elmhurst, NY 11373. Email MASCIJ@nychhc.org



Board Certified/Eligible Palliative Medicine Physician
Baltimore, MD
Updated 04-04-14

The University of Maryland School of Medicine is seeking a board certified/eligible palliative medicine physician (position 3-309-754). Our program includes both inpatient and a developing outpatient program. Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications.

Please submit CV to:
Rhonda Reed
Academic Programs Office, Department of Medicine, N3E10
University of Maryland Medical Center
22 S. Greene St., Baltimore, MD 21201
Email: rreed1@medicine.umaryland.edu



Full-Time Physician for Palliative Care
Sentara Obici Hospital in Suffolk, VA
Updated 03-24-14

Are you looking to join an innovative Healthcare system in a Vibrant Region? Look No Further than Sentara Medical Group.

Sentara Medical Group is currently seeking a Full-Time, BC/BE Physician for Palliative Care at Sentara Obici Hospital Suffolk, VA. Fellowship trained preferred. Sentara Obici Hospital is a 168-bed, full-service hospital with high-quality, patient-centered care. The Palliative Care team consists of an interdisciplinary team with expertise in disease treatment and symptom management.

Sentara Medical Group brings together more than 600 primary care and specialty physicians to care for patients across Virginia and Northeastern North Carolina--a beautiful and temperate region of Atlantic Ocean and Chesapeake Bay beaches, rivers and historical areas. We are a division of Sentara Healthcare, one of the most progressive and integrated health care organizations in the nation. Sentara Medical Group physicians are dedicated to quality and are actively working to test new technologies; pilot new care models, and act as innovative industry leaders, defining the future of healthcare. Additionally, the city of Suffolk is a beautiful tree-lined community with excellent schools and positioned on the beautiful Nansemond River.

Sentara Medical Group offers:

  • Access to Innovative Tools & Technologies
  • Competitive Compensation & Benefits
  • The Support and Resources of a Broad-Based Nationally Recognized Healthcare System

Can you see yourself here? We do. Your future is waiting. Contact us today.

Lisa Waterfield
Sentara Physician Recruiter
lmwaterf@sentara.com (757) 252-3025
www.sentara.com/smgrecruiting

EOE M/F/D/V-A Drug Free/Tobacco Free Workplace



Palliative Medicine Physician
Albany, NY
Updated 03-24-14

The Division of Hospitalist Medicine of Albany Medical College is recruiting for a full-time Palliative Medicine Physician to support our hospital-based palliative medicine consult service. Our Hospital Medicine Division offers an exciting and innovative team culture, nurse practitioner support, and a rich clinical environment. Salary and benefits are competitive.

Candidates should be BC/BE in Palliative Medicine. Send CV to: Jana Mastandrea, Physician Recruitment Coordinator, Albany Medical Center, MC 47, 47 New Scotland Ave, Albany, NY 12208; email PhysicianRecruiter@mail.amc.edu , (518) 262-1333, Fax (518) 262-6996. To learn more about the capital region please visit www.amc.edu/greatplace

Albany is located within easy driving distance of Boston and New York City. It offers excellent schools and diverse recreational and cultural opportunities.



Pediatric Palliative Care Program Director
New York City, NY
Updated 03-24-14

Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital (New York-Presbyterian, Columbia University Medical Center) seeks a Board Certified Physician to lead the development of an interdisciplinary palliative care program within Pediatrics. The Director will oversee the operations of the program and provide clinical expertise and supervision. He/she will work closely with collaborating caregivers and will leverage complementary therapeutic approaches to improve the quality of the patient and family experience.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop mission and vision for an enhanced palliative care program
  • Provide clinical leadership and oversight including program budget, staffing and resources
  • Develop an operational structure that leverages expertise of affiliated caregivers
  • Develop clinical protocols, QA/QI initiatives and performance metrics that improve patient outcome and program impact
  • Lead palliative care education of residents, fellows (including HPM Fellowship Program) and caregivers
  • Provide oversight of the program budget, staffing, and resources
  • Collaborate with departmental and hospital leadership
  • Enhance community outreach and services across the continuum of care

Job Qualifications:

  • M.D. or equivalent degree, with minimum 2 years attending experience
  • Board certification in Hospice/Palliative Medicine
  • Eligible for medical licensure in NY
  • Leadership or managerial experience preferred

Submit cover letter and resume to:
Andrew Kung, MD, PhD
pedhemoncsct@columbia.edu



Palliative Care/Internal Medicine
Honolulu, HI
Updated 02-27-14

Join an exciting new venture in Honolulu! ClarisHealth Hawaii is looking to recruit an MD and an NP to start a team providing home-based primary and consultative care, including palliative type services.

We are assembling a team of dynamic clinicians with excellent clinical and interpersonal skills to assist with transitions, care coordination and ultimately home-based primary care of a fragile population.

Position requires board certification in internal medicine, geriatrics or palliative care . Experience or interest in providing home visits and working well with an interdisciplinary team required. Prefer 3 + years experience but would train the right candidate.

Contact: Matthew Sasaki
1585 Kapiolani Blvd.
Suite 1740
Honolulu, HI 96814
Msasaki@teampraxis.com



One of America's 50 Best Hospital's - Palliative Care Physician
Gainesville, GA
Updated 02-21-14

Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS), a not-for-profit community health system serving almost 800,000 people, is currently recruiting a Physician to join our Palliative Care service line. Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC), an affiliate of NGHS, is a 557-bed regional referral center located in Gainesville, Georgia providing a wide array of healthcare services complemented by a medical staff of over 550+ members that represent a vast range of primary care and sub-specialty physicians.

Opportunity Details:

  • Palliative Care Team currently consists of one (1) Physician Medical Director (PT), one (1) Physician (PT) and two (2) Nurse Practitioners (FT), Social Worker and Pastoral Care
  • Monday-Friday 8a-5p
  • Provide inpatient consultation services for palliative care
  • Work collaboratively with Medical Director, Nurse Practitioners and other treating physicians as well as Interdisciplinary Team (Social Worker, Pastoral Care and Case Management) to establish a written plan of care at intervals as specified
  • Facilitate clarification of patient and family goals of care
  • Facilitate access to appropriate supportive care services
  • Shared Education of Palliative Care Services with staff and colleagues
  • Full and appropriate documentation of patient care services to support professional billing for Palliative Care services
  • Participation in interdisciplinary team meetings to review active cases
  • Assist in the development of standard of care
  • Adhere to the practice of confidentiality regarding patients, families, staff, and the organization

**The ideal candidate will possess a mature, warm and patient personality with a passion for palliative medicine and care. Flexibility and compassionate bedside manner are essential. Must be a self-starter who takes initiative to work collaboratively with Interdisciplinary Team.

Qualifications:

  • Fellowship training in Palliative Medicine desired
  • Board certified/eligible in Hospice/Palliative Medicine
  • Board certification in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine required
  • 1 year experience working as part of an interdisciplinary team

NGMC is "One of America’s 50 Best Hospitals for 2013” according to Healthgrades. NGMC is also one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals® according to a study by Truven Health Analytics. NGMC is one of only 20 “Large Community Hospitals” selected, in addition to being the only hospital in Georgia to make the list in any category.

To apply, please contact Erica L. Morrison at Erica.Morrison@nghs.com



Palliative Physician Provider--Chicago Western Suburbs
Winfield, IL
Updated 02-21-14

Cadence Health (Delnor Hospital/Central Dupage Hospital) is seeking a BC/BE Palliative Physician provider to join Cadence Physician Group. This opportunity supports the clinical and educational expertise within the Palliative Medicine Clinical Team. This is a outstanding opportunity to be a part of the Cadence Physician Group, a multi-specialty practice of 250+ physician providers, outstanding compensation/benefits and collegial/team centered work environment. CENTRAL DUPAGE HOSPITAL HAS ACHIEVED THE JOINT COMMISSION ADVANCED PALLIATIVE CARE CERTIFICATION!

Provide inpatient consultation services in Palliative Medicine. Participate in outpatient Palliative Medicine Consultations and clinics. Facilitate clarification of patient and family goals of care. Collaborate with the primary care medical team to establish a plan of care. Participate in on-call medical coverage. Weekly participation in interdisciplinary team meetings to review cases. Required BC/BE and current Illinois license in good standing. This is an outstanding opportunity to join Cadence Physician Group and CDH, premier healthcare provider in the Chicago western suburbs. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and a collegial work environment within a physician led team.

Cadence Health is a locally based, locally governed health system focused on delivering excellent health care to the more than 1.1 million patients in Chicago’s western suburbs. For six of the past seven years (2006-2010, 2012), Central DuPage Hospital (CDH) has been selected by Truven Health Analytics as one of the “100 Top Hospitals in the U.S.”. CDH and Delnor maintain affiliations with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago for pediatric specialty care and Cleveland Clinic for cardiac surgery, adult medical oncology, and cardiology services. Both hospitals have achieved Magnet® recognition for excellence in nursing services from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Cadence Health employs more than 6,100 professionals providing care across an interdependent network of healthcare organizations. Cadence Health also includes Cadence Physician Group, a local network of more than 260 primary care physicians and specialists.

For more information please contact: Melanie.harkins@cadencehealth.org 630 933 5135 www.cadencehealth.org



Palliative Care Opportunity
Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
Owensboro, KY
Updated 02-21-14

Owensboro Health opened a new hospital in June 2013 and we are looking for a Palliative Care Physician to develop our palliative care program. We are located on the banks of the Ohio River and centrally located to several large cities: 1 ½ hours from Louisville, KY; 2 hours from Nashville, TN; 3 to 3 ½ hours from St. Louis, MO, Indianapolis, IN and Lexington, KY. We serve 11 counties in Western Kentucky and Southern Indiana, a population exceeding 300,000. Owensboro Health is licensed for 477 beds and we are the largest employer in Western Kentucky with over 3,500 employees. Owensboro was identified as one of the Top 100 places to live by Money Magazine and our public and private schools are nationally ranked.

We would welcome the opportunity to talk with interested candidates regarding a rewarding career that will hopefully exceed your practice expectations!

Please submit your confidential CV to:

Dianne Miles, Physician Recruiter
dianne.miles@owensborohealth.org

www.owensborohealth.org
http://www.owensboro.org



Palliative Care/Hospice Physician Opportunity in Virginia
Harrisonburg, VA
Updated 02-18-14

Sentara RMH Medical Center is seeking a full time Palliative Care/Hospice physician for its established Palliative Care and Hospice program in Harrisonburg, VA

Recognized as a leader in palliative care in Virginia, the palliative program includes an inpatient consult service and an outpatient palliative care clinic. The team is composed of two board certified physicians, a nurse practitioner, a nurse coordinator and a social worker. Sentara RMH Hospice was established over 30 years ago, and is well respected in the community.

For more information on the hospital and community, please visit www.RMHOnline.com and www.harrisonburgtourism.com.

To submit your CV and hear more about the position, please contact Zizi Sipe at zcsipe@sentara.com

Zizi Sipe, Physician Recruiter
Sentara RMH Medical Center
2010 Health Campus Drive
Harrisonburg, VA 22801

540.433.4439|zcsipe@sentara.com



Home Care Physician Opportunity
Cadence Health
Chicago Western Suburbs
Updated 02-18-14

HomeCare Physicians is a well established, nationally recognized house call program with support from Cadence Health, currently seeking a BC Family Medicine or Internal Medicine physician to join our expanding program. Our goal is to provide outstanding compassionate palliative and primary care to home-bound patients with chronic conditions. Experience in palliative medicine and managing medically complex patients is required.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join Cadence Physician Group and CDH, premier healthcare provider in the Chicago western suburbs. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and a collegial work environment within a physician led team.

Cadence Health is a locally based, locally governed health system focused on delivering excellent health care to the more than 1.1 million patients in Chicago’s western suburbs. For six of the past seven years (2006-2010, 2012), Central DuPage Hospital (CDH) has been selected by Truven Health Analytics as one of the “100 Top Hospitals in the U.S.”. CDH and Delnor maintain affiliations with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago for pediatric specialty care and Cleveland Clinic for cardiac surgery, adult medical oncology, and cardiology services. Both hospitals have achieved Magnet® recognition for excellence in nursing services from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Cadence Health employs more than 6,100 professionals providing care across an interdependent network of healthcare organizations. Cadence Health also includes Cadence Physician Group, a local network of more than 260 primary care physicians and specialists.

For more information please contact:
Melanie.harkins@cadencehealth.org
630 933 5135
http://www.cdh.org/Medical-Services/Services-A-Z/HomeCare-Physicians.aspx
www.cadencehealth.org



BC/BE Geriatric IM or FM Physician
Aurora/Naperville, IL
Updated 02-07-14

Dreyer Medical Clinic is seeking an energetic, progressive physician who genuinely loves to work with patients in skilled and Long Team Care nursing facilities.

  • Ideal candidate must have an incredible capacity to connect with patients and their families to grow these life-long relationships.
  • Desire and ability to grow this service-line and eventually add more providers and services by working with administration within the facilities.
  • The framework, a large patient population out of many facilities, is already in place. Focus your time in a well planned “area”.

If interested, please contact Lee Meyer, RN, BSN at lee.meyer@advocatehealth.com or call her at 630-906-5058.



Palliative Medicine BC/BE Physician
Washington, DC and Northern VA
Updated 02-07-14

Capital Caring a nationally ranked Hospice organization dedicated to excellence in end-of-life care , pain and symptom management, goals of care discussion, education and research is seeking a motivated hospice palliative medicine physicians to join our growing team.

Ideal candidates are fellowship trained or board certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Candidates will be compassionate physicians who have excellent communication skills and a strong interest in working with patients who are chronically or terminally ill.

Qualifications:

  • MD of Medicine or Osteopathy licensed to practice Virginia/ DC
  • Prescriptive ability in Virginia / DC with current DEA
  • Participation status in Medicare and Medicaid programs
  • Ability to obtain privileges at contracted hospitals

For more information or to submit a CV:
Biniam Haileab, Practice Administrator
bhaileab@capitalcaring.org
(703) 538-2043



Palliative Care Physician
Los Angeles, CA
Updated 02-07-14

Cedars-Sinai Health System, set in the heart of Los Angeles, is redesigning our Palliative Care team to create a dynamic, multi-disciplinary service that will fully integrate into our multi-faceted academic and community environment. Our clinical team will be working closely with a diverse medical staff that includes full-time faculty, private community physicians, and Hospitalists in order to deliver highly personalized, patient-centric Palliative Care services for a full range of conditions.

We are seeking physicians who are clinically outstanding; possess excellent communication skills; demonstrate high levels of caring and empathy; and who are interested in building a long-term career in a thriving Health System with a leadership team that prioritizes longevity, teamwork, community, and work/life balance.

The services provided by our Supportive Care Medicine Team includes comprehensive symptom management, discussions related to patients’ values and goals of care, emotional and spiritual support, and Advance Care Planning. These services are provided concurrently and complementary to all other appropriate treatments ranging from curative to palliative.

This is a unique opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a growing team that is building a new, 21st century Palliative Care Program that will serve as a model for programs in the future. Academic appointments through Cedars-Sinai and UCLA are available to qualified candidates.

Qualifications must include:

  • Graduate of an accredited medical school
  • Fellowship training and/or Board Certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Prior experience working in Palliative Care preferred
  • Must be BC/BE in appropriate specialty/sub-specialty
  • Must qualify for medical staff membership at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Must hold a current license for the practice of medicine in the State of California
  • An authentic belief in, and acceptance of, Palliative Care principles

If you are interested in learning more and/or applying, please send your curriculum vitae, at least three references, and a cover letter to:
Dr. Bradley T. Rosen c/o Academic.Recruiting@cshs.org



Palliative Medicine Physician/Medical Director
Pensacola, FL
Posted 2-4-14

  • Sacred Heart Health System in Pensacola, FL seeks exceptional Palliative Medicine Physician to join our multidisciplinary Palliative Care Department.
  • We currently provide in-patient consultation services with future plans for a dedicated inpatient Palliative Care unit and outpatient services.
  • Help educate medical students, residents, nurses, physician colleagues and other hospital staff about Palliative Care principles and practices.
  • Part of Ascension Health, one of the nation’s strongest supporters of Palliative Care.

    The Palliative Care Team currently includes two Nurse Practitioners, a CHPN Registered Nurse, a Nurse Manager, a Social Worker, and an Administrative Assistant (Recruiting another Nurse Practitioner). Entire staff is full time and solely dedicated to the Palliative Care Department.

    Valarie Baker, Physician Recruiter at vrbaker@shhpens.org
    (850) 416-7623



    BE/BC Physician
    Reading, PA
    Posted 2-4-14

    The Section of Palliative Medicine at Reading Hospital is seeking a motivated BE/BC physician to join a dynamic team of providers to conduct inpatient consultations and grow an outpatient practice. This position requires 1:3 weekend coverage and committee participation.

    Benefits include:

    • Comprehensive health and professional liability
    • Paid time off
    • CME allowance
    • Relocation assistance
    • Educational Loan Repayment program

    The ideal candidate is BC in Internal Medicine and BE/BC in Palliative Medicine with a passion for delivering exceptional care.

    For more information, please visit our website



    BC/BE Palliative Care Physician
    Anderson, SC
    Posted 01-21-14

    AnMed Health is seeking a BC/BE Palliative Care physician for the provision of inpatient palliative care consultations.

    Opportunity Details:

    • Provide inpatient consultation services in palliative care.
    • Facilitate clarification of patient and family goals of care, and communicate with attending physician.
    • Consult with the attending physician and the Interdisciplinary Team to establish a written plan of care.
    • Recommend appropriate supportive care services.
    • Educate medical staff and coworkers.
    • Participation in on-call coverage with the palliative care nurse.
    • Participation in interdisciplinary team meetings in ICU.
    • Assist in the development of standards of care, policies, and procedures.

    Contact:
    Brandy Vaughn, Physician Liaison/Recruiter
    Office Phone: 864.512.3897
    Cell Phone: 864.934.0488
    Fax: 864.512.3848
    Email: brandy.vaughn@anmedhealth.org



    Palliative Medicine Physician
    Honolulu, HI
    Posted 01-21-14

    The Hawaii Permanente Medical Group/Kaiser Permanente Hawaii is seeking a Palliative Care Physician to join the Continuing Care Department at the Moanalua Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawaii.

    Position Highlights

    • Exceptional opportunity for a dynamic candidate to use creativity and innovation to expand the Palliative Medicine Program.
    • Care delivery provided across venues in a well integrated team.
    • Monday – Friday schedule with shared call

    Position Requirements

    • BC/BE in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
    • • BC/BE in Hospice and Palliative Medicine or equivalent experience
    • Five (5) years experience in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
    • Fellowship training in Hospice and Palliative Medicine preferred.

    Please send C.V. and Cover Letter to: Janice Omori, Specialty Recruiter
    Email: Janice.Omori@kp.org
    Fax; (808) 432-5827



    Palliative Medicine Physician
    Norfolk/Virginia Beach, VA
    Posted 01-21-14

    The Bon Secours Healthcare System is seeking an additional Palliative Medicine physician to join their team at their 375 bed medical center in Norfolk/Virginia Beach. This highly innovative and growing program consists of Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Social Workers who focus on the entire well being of the patient and family. Support services provided include:

    • Hospice Care
    • Cancer Resource Center
    • Bereavement Center
    • A growing Oncology program
    • Cardiovascular Institute with focus on Heart Failure
    • A large primary care network with an Outpatient Nurse Navigator program.

    This is a multi-specialty group employed position offering a highly competitive salary, full benefits, and relocation assistance.

    Find out more today!

    Erin Elliot-Hill, CMSR
    305-569-9046 l email erin@mdrsearch.com



    Palliative Medicine Physician
    Chicago, IL
    Posted 01-14-14

    Rush University Medical Center located in downtown Chicago is seeking a motivated palliative medicine physician to join our growing team. As a part of the nationally ranked Division of Geriatric Medicine within the Department of Internal Medicine, the Section of Palliative Medicine serves patients and families with life limiting and life threatening illnesses and is dedicated to excellence in pain and symptom management, goals of care discussion, education and research.

    Our physicians work within a dynamic interdisciplinary palliative medicine consultation team that has established formalized clinical outreach programs in intensive care units and palliative medicine clinics and Cancer Center. In addition, the successful applicant will participate in the implementation of a new hospice unit and will have the opportunity to maintain a continuity outpatient palliative medicine clinic. The ideal candidate would join at the Assistant or Associate professor level and serve as a faculty member for the palliative and geriatric medicine fellowship programs, the internal medicine residency program during palliative medicine rotations as well as the multidisciplinary Palliative Care Education Program in the School of Nursing at Rush University. Physicians who are interested in developing academic careers in a recognized palliative care program are encouraged to apply. The ideal applicant will be fellowship-trained in Palliative Medicine with board-certification in his/her primary specialty. A strong background including skills in clinical practice, interdisciplinary teamwork and clinical teaching are essential. Clinical teaching is required. Applicant must qualify for Rush University Medical Center medical staff privileges.

    For more information, please contact:
    William J. Krech, III - Faculty Recruiter
    William_krech@rush.edu
    (312) 942-1835



    Palliative Medicine Physician
    various locations
    Posted 12-30-13

    When you have patients who have chronic or life-threatening illnesses, curative care may not be enough to ease their pain, manage their symptoms and put their minds at ease. With Palliative Medical Associates, you have a partner who can provide medical treatment, psychosocial support and spiritual counseling for your patients and boost their satisfaction.

    We are currently looking for full-time and part-time palliative care physicians to provide consultation in palliative care, symptom and supportive care to meet the needs of the patient as requested by the referring physician.

    Qualified candidates must be a Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy with two years experience, and hospice and palliative medicine board certified or board eligible preferred.

    PMA physicians are needed in California, Florida, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

    Contact: Jorge Charun, Physician Recruiter at jorge.charun@vitas.com




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    Palliative Nurse Practitioner
    New York City, NY
    Posted 07-24-2013

    The Lilian and Benjamin Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, located in New York City, is seeking a nurse practitioner for a position within our well-established, nationally recognized, hospital-based palliative care program. Due to significant expansion in our clinical services, we have opportunities for this pivotal member of the interdisciplinary team on our consultation service, on our inpatient unit, and in our outpatient clinic.

    Responsibilities include providing comprehensive medical and psychosocial evaluations of patients and their families, skilled and meticulous symptom management, with extensive involvement and participation in discharge planning and continuity of care efforts. The qualified candidate must possess broad clinical knowledge, demonstrated experience in palliative care, strong theory-based practice, and excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

    A master’s degree in nursing, national certification and a New York State license are required.

    For consideration, please send your letter of interest and curriculum vitae to:

    Audra Henderson
    Administrator, Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    One Gustave L. Levy Place, Box 1070
    New York, NY 10029
    E-mail: audra.henderson@mssm.edu
    www.mountsinai.org/Patient Care/Service Areas/Palliative Care

    We are an equal opportunity employer fostering diversity in the workplace.



    Palliative Care Nurse(s)
    Long Island, NY
    Updated 08-08-14

    ProHEALTH Care Associates, LLP is seeking Palliative Care Nurses and Social Workers as we create outpatient and home based palliative care services across the New York metropolitan area. The newly created Department of Palliative Care, consisting of physicians, nurses and social workers seeks experienced Palliative Care nurses and social workers to join the Department. Highlights include a robust interdisciplinary team approach to caring for people with serious illness in the outpatient setting and at home. Applicants must have a strong interest in home based hospice and palliative care.

    The ProHEALTH Care Associates is a multi-specialty group practice with 500 world-class physicians who provide exceptional care utilizing extensive resources across 100 sites in the New York Metropolitan area. ProHEALTH is uniquely positioned as a national leader in innovation as a highly successful organization with a Medicare Shared Savings Accountable Care Organization (ACO). This success has created an efficient and creative organization willing to invest in new patient centered programs to better care for people with serious illness.

    We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. For Further details, please contact Dana Lustbader MD, FAAHPM, Chief of Palliative Care at dlustbader@prohealthcare.com.



    Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner
    Flagstaff, AZ
    Updated 08-05-14

    Flagstaff Medical Center is recruiting a Palliative Care Physician and Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner for hospital based practice. The palliative care team is growing and these new providers would join another physician and nurse practitioner as employees of FMC in a well-established consult service.

    Primarily an inpatient practice providing palliative care consultation and symptom management services, with an outpatient Supportive Care Clinic. Providers complete intake, assessment, intervention and counseling for patients and family members with the goal of preventing and relieving pain/symptoms, clarifying goals of care, and working collaboratively with attending hospitalists and other specialists in our Regional Trauma Center Hospital. Providers deliver education and outreach to patients, family members and other health care providers regarding palliative care, hospice care and other options.

    FMC offers a competitive base salary with incentive opportunities and full benefits, including CME and malpractice.

    If interested, please send CV to Maggie.Lewis@nahealth.com.
    NO OUTSIDE RECRUITING FIRMS.
    NOT A VISA OPPORTUNITY.



    Nurse Practitioner
    NYC, NY
    Posted 07-24-2014

    Transform your career as a Nurse Practitioner within our expanding Palliative Care Consult Service at NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital, an ideal setting for interdisciplinary interaction and collaboration. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work throughout the Children’s Hospital in a wide range of pediatric services, from complex, chronic disease support to end-of-life care. You will work across a variety of services, consulting on cases ranging from neurological, cardiac, and oncology conditions to chronic pain and organ failure.

    Join us, and help redefine models for palliative and end-of-life care as we develop this new Palliative Care program specifically dedicated to Pediatrics. We’re seeking strong, compassionate leaders for this evolving specialty.

    Discover why we're #1 in New York—an unparalleled pursuit of excellence in patient care and the widest array of choices for your career. We're inviting the best nurses to work side-by-side to lead the way. Learn more about what we can offer you at: NYP.ORG/CAREERS

    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.



    Palliative Nurse Practitioner
    Orange, CA
    Posted 07-24-2014

    CHOC Children’s Hospital is seeking an experienced full-time Palliative NP to join our growing team, to help build/coordinate a new pediatric palliative care program. Partnering with the Medical Director of the Palliative Care Program (Pediatric Advanced Care Team), the successful candidate will help further integrate this critical service across the organization. The Palliative Care NP will function as a cultural change agent through strategic relationship building/education/supportive clinical collaboration with both interdisciplinary team members and our community partners.

    Requirements:

    • 1+ years’ clinical NP experience
    • 2+ years’ pediatric palliative care experience
    • MSN
    • NP-California, NCC Certification
    • DEA Registration
    • Pediatric Nursing Cert. Board
    • RN-California
    • BLS/NRP/PALS

    To apply, contact Susan Lee Brevoort at sbrevoort@choc.org, 714-509-8794 or visit www.choc.org (Req. #02631) EOE/AA



    Hospice Nurse Practitioner
    Longview, WA
    Posted 07-24-2014

    The Hospice Nurse Practitioner works in collaboration with the Medical Directors and Hospice Team to provide Hospice care services to patients and families in a variety of patient care settings. Community Home Health & Hospice is a nonprofit agency providing care for people in the place they call home. We support the healthcare and independent living goals for individuals in Clark, Cowlitz and Wahkiakum (WA) and Columbia (OR) counties.

    Interested in joining our team? Complete job description and online application are available at www.chhh.org. Contact careers@chhh.org with any questions.



    Nurse Practitioner
    Boston, MA
    Posted 07-14-2014

    The Palliative Care Division of Massachusetts General Hospital is seeking a Nurse Practitioner for their outpatient clinic. He/she will work as an integrated team member, fully responsible for their clinic sessions (2-4 per week) and for supporting other outpatient providers as necessary.

    Responsibilities:

    • Demonstrates expertise in pain/symptom management, complex communication, and shared decision making to patients with a variety of life-limiting illnesses.
    • Integrates theoretical knowledge and clinical expertise in decision making.
    • Demonstrates excellent customer service skills, the ability to multi-task and remain professional in a busy clinic setting.
    • Advocates for patients, their significant others, coworkers, the community, and the nursing profession.
    • Demonstrates accountability, compassion, and professionalism to internal and external customers.
    • Champions collaborative practice with coworkers and other disciplines and departments.
    • Dynamically represents the program and nursing profession in internal and external forums.

    To apply, please search for Job ID 2256352 at www.mghcareers.org.



    Palliative Nurse Practitioner
    Orange, CA
    Posted 07-14-2014

    CHOC Children’s Hospital is seeking an experienced full-time Palliative NP to join our growing team, to help build/coordinate a new pediatric palliative care program. Partnering with the Medical Director of the Palliative Care Program (Pediatric Advanced Care Team), the successful candidate will help further integrate this critical service across the organization. The Palliative Care NP will function as a cultural change agent through strategic relationship building/education/supportive clinical collaboration with both interdisciplinary team members and our community partners.

    Requirements:

    • 1+ years’ clinical NP experience
    • 2+ years’ pediatric palliative care experience
    • MSN
    • NP-California, NCC Certification
    • DEA Registration
    • Pediatric Nursing Cert. Board
    • RN-California
    • BLS/NRP/PALS

    To apply, contact Susan Lee Brevoort at sbrevoort@choc.org, 714-509-8794 or visit www.choc.org (Req. #02631)



    Palliative Care ARNP
    Naples, FL
    Posted 06-26-2014

    NCH Healthcare System in Naples, Florida, has an immediate opportunity for a patient and family-centered palliative care ARNP with experience in collaborative practice with palliative care physicians and expertise in pain and symptom management.

    To be considered, we require a Master’s Degree or DNP in Nursing, Board Certification as a Nurse Practitioner in Family Nurse Practitioner, Adult Nurse Practitioner, current FL License, and a minimum of three years clinical experience as an ARNP in palliative care, pain management or hospice and expertise in pain and symptom management in Palliative Care.

    Apply online today at www.nchmd.org or contact Lynn Lilly at @Lynn.Lilly@nchmd.org or 239-624-4532.



    Outpatient Oncology Palliative Care NP/PA
    Asheboro, NC
    Posted 06-12-2014

    Randolph Hospital seeks an Advanced Practice Provider who is excited about the challenge and prestige of building an oncology palliative care program. Work Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm, in collaboration with a physician and other palliative care team members, seeing outpatients through the Randolph Cancer Center. Build upon a palliative care program with a well established multi-disciplinary team, including an inpatient NP.

    Licensure as a NP or PA required. Two years experience in palliative care or a related field. Palliative care certification is a plus, or within two years. Program development experience is a plus. Highly professional, flexible, team player, with the ability to educate across varying socioeconomic levels to patients, families, physicians, and our community.

    To learn more or send your CV, please contact Cindy Leonard at 336.633.7777, cleonard@randolphhospital.org., randolphhospital.org



    Advanced Practice Practitioner – Palliative Care
    Virginia
    Posted 06-02-2014

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Assess, plan, implement, and evaluate care for oncology patients in an outpatient setting
    • Initiate and document appropriate interventions
    • Assist in establishing treatment goals to include end of life discussions or advance directives, pain control, symptom management, and provide supportive services for the patient and family
    • Assess for psychosocial and spiritual needs
    • Evaluate and record patient and family response within practice protocol
    • Prescribes drug therapies per protocol/physician consultation
    • Assess patient and family needs and provides education
    • Promotes/provides staff education
    • Serve as a liaison between inpatient, skilled nursing, and home setting
    • Incorporates evidence-based research into clinical practice

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN) from an accredited program for nursing education and successful completion of a Nurse Practitioner program or successful completion of an accredited Physician Assistant program
    • Minimum of three (3) years post MSN experience in oncology nursing or oncology Physician Assistant
    • Board certified / eligible in Hospice and Palliative Nursing or Physician Assistant in Hospice and Palliative Care or a willingness to pursue certification
    • Experience and knowledge in the management of the physiological and psychological effects of cancer diagnosis and subsequent treatment
    • RN State License and current registration with the State Board of Nursing in practicing state, along with current state certification of Nurse Practitioner or current state license as a Physician Assistant
    • Current CPR certification required

    Qualified applicants should submit their resumes to VOARecruitment@usoncology.com by 5:00 p.m. on June 13, 2014.




    Palliative Medicine RN
    Fresno, CA
    Posted 06-02-2014

    Experienced RN wanted to be a part of a busy in-patient interdisciplinary palliative care team. Role responsibilities include patient and family assessments, close communication with team and other care providers, and timely documentation in Epic EMR. Consult service covers multiple adult care areas in-patient and in ED. Knowledge about hospice requirements, POLST and palliative care principles required, along with excellent verbal communication skills. CHPN certification preferred and will be requested within one year of hire.

    Karen-Marie Johnson
    Nurse Recruiter & Retention Specialist
    Community Regional Medical Center
    Community Administrative Support Building
    1140 T Street, Fresno, CA 93721
    Office: 559-459-6297 ext 56297
    www.communitymedical.org/careers




    Palliative Medicine Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Part-Time
    Fresno, CA
    Posted 06-02-2014

    Central California Faculty Medical Group (CCFMG) affiliated with UCSF Fresno has a position available for a part time licensed Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to work collaboratively with our interdisciplinary team of physicians, advanced practice nurse, social worker, chaplain, and fellows. Expected to provide palliative care primarily at Community Regional Medical Center (CRMC) in Fresno, California. Ideal candidates will have a track record of expertise in pain and symptom management, complex communication, shared decision making, and collaborative provision of education, psychosocial and spiritual support to patients with a variety of life-limiting illnesses and their families. Responsibilities include shared supervision of team members. National Certification and CA licensure with 2 years’ relevant clinical experience, including prescribing is required. Certification as an advanced hospice and palliative nurse preferred (if NP). Competitive salary and benefit package. EOE

    Please E-mail CV plus 3 references to: diane.oconnor@ccfmg.org




    Palliative Care Nurse Practitioners
    Los Angeles, CA
    Posted 06-02-2014

    Cedars-Sinai Health System, set in the heart of Los Angeles, is redesigning our Palliative Care team to create a dynamic, multi-disciplinary service that will fully integrate into our multi-faceted academic and community environment. Our clinical team will be working closely with a diverse medical staff that includes full-time faculty, private community physicians, hospitalists and nurse practitioners in order to deliver highly personalized, patient-centric Palliative Care services for a full range of conditions.

    We are seeking Palliative Care Nurse Practitioners who are clinically outstanding; possess excellent communication skills; demonstrate high levels of caring and empathy; and who are interested in building a long-term career in a thriving Health System with a leadership team that prioritizes longevity, teamwork, community, and work/life balance.

    The services provided by our Supportive Care Medicine Team includes comprehensive pain and symptom management, discussions related to patients’ values and goals of care, emotional and spiritual support, and Advance Care Planning. These services are provided concurrently and complementary to all other appropriate treatments ranging from curative to palliative.

    This is a unique opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a growing team that is building a new, 21st century Palliative Care Program that will serve as a model for programs in the future.

    Qualifications must include:

    • Master of Science Degree in Nursing
    • Graduation from a Nurse Practitioner Program approved by the Board of Registered Nursing.
    • Current unrestricted Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner license issued by the State of California.
    • Minimum three years clinical nursing experience (including acute care).
    • Current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Certificate and furnishing license (completed within one year from date privileges are approved).
    • Furnishing number issued by the Board of Registered Nursing (BRN).
    • Certification of ACLS and BLS
    • National Certification as a Nurse Practitioner, (or eligible) completed within one year from date privileges are approved.
    • An authentic belief in, and acceptance of, Palliative Care principles

    For more information or to apply, visit us online at: Cedars-Sinai Jobs and reference Requisition #10668.

    Cedars-Sinai is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace.




    NURSE PRACTITIONER – Palliative Care
    Arizona
    Posted 05-23-2014

    Full-Time, 40 hrs/wk - days, for qualified NP to join our growing Palliative Care Program.

    • Knowledge of clinical care and patient treatment as normally obtained through the completion of Master’s Degree in Nursing
    • Approved to practice as an ACNP, PACNP or NNNP by the State Board of Nursing by proof of license/certification
    • Certified to practice by the State Board of Nursing within a particular population as a nurse practitioner
    • Requires BLS certification
    • Must have prescribing and dispensing authority granted by the state board of nursing
    • Requires personal DEA license
    • DNP or PhD, and previous related experience preferred

    Apply online: jobs-bannerhealth. For questions, call: Dawna Johnson: (602) 747-2145; e-mail: dawna.johnson@bannerhealth.com. EOE/AA.




    Program Manager for Serious Illness
    San Ramon, CA
    Posted 04-23-2014

    The program manager will integrate advance care planning and palliative care throughout the care delivery system of Hill Physicians and its partner organizations, including our ground-breaking ACOs. The initial focus for this role will be to leverage and coordinate our existing programs, including those at Dignity Health medical centers and the University of California, San Francisco. In addition, we are eager to develop new initiatives, including non-hospice outpatient palliative care programs. The program manager will provide leadership, develop business analysis, oversee the data reporting infrastructure, and drive implementation in collaboration with multiple clinical leaders and business partners. Job requirements include a clinical background, e.g., in nursing, pharmacy, or social work, an advanced degree, and extensive experience leading complex projects with internal and external stakeholders.

    Contact:
    Emily Homer
    Director of Clinical Innovation
    Hill Physicians Medical Group
    2409 Camino Ramon
    San Ramon, CA 94583
    (925) 327-6988
    Emily.Homer@hpmg.com
    www.hpmg.com




    ARNP, Palliative Care (Fulltime + Relocation bonus)
    Bremerton, WA
    Posted 05-17-2014

    Palliative care is a specialized area of healthcare that focuses on relieving and preventing the suffering of patients. Palliative medicine is appropriate for patients in all disease stages, including those undergoing treatment for curable illnesses and those living with chronic diseases, as well as patients who are nearing the end of life. Palliative medicine utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to patient care, relying on input from physicians, pharmacists, nurses, chaplains, social workers, psychologists, and other allied health professionals in formulating a plan of care to relieve suffering in all areas of a patient's life. This multidisciplinary approach allows the palliative care team to address physical, emotional, spiritual, and social concerns that arise with advanced illness.

    Job requirement:

    • Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner in Washington State with prescriptive authority
    • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers through American Heart Association
    • DEA certificate
    • Washington State ARNP

    For all inquiries please feel free to contact Jennifer Sutton, Sr. Recruiter at 360.744.6949, or email Jennifer.sutton@harrisonmedical.org.



    Nurse Practitioner - Physician Assistant
    Las Vegas, NV
    Posted 05-17-2014

    Southwest Medical Associate is seeking a knowledgeable, compassionate Nurse Practitioner - Physician Assistant to provide direct care to hospice patients in their homes or skilled nursing facilities. You would work with other caring, friendly, healthcare professionals and the Medical Director to determine the best overall care for your terminal patients (prognosis of 6 months or less). You will provide emotional support for the patient and the families in your care on a personal level.

    Qualifications:

    • Two years documented clinical practice experience either in previous patient care settings related to the area of hospice care or completed at least 2 years training in the area of practice through an approved Southwest Medical Associate, Inc. program.
    • Experience with End-of-Life care.
    • Ability to communicate with patients, primary care team members and management staff.
    • Ability to make care decisions based on best medical practices in specialty area of practice without direct supervision or guidance by a physician
    • Ability to formulate a differential diagnosis.
    • Proficient in assessment and development of treatment plans.
    • Ability to conceptualize the needs for the team or department and actualize plans for implementation.

    For consideration, please forward a cover letter and CV to Karyn Speer, Talent Acquisition. Email karyn_speer@uhg.com



    Nurse Practitioner - Palliative Care
    Mountain View, CA
    Posted 05-17-2014

    Do you want to make a difference in the lives of patients with advanced, serious illness? If so, we invite you to explore joining our top-notch interdisciplinary team of medical professionals at Palo Alto Medical Foundation. The Palliative Care & Support Services is an innovative, outpatient-based palliative care program providing comprehensive, coordinated, and compassionate care for patients facing serious illness.

    We seek a NP with specialization in Adult, Palliative Medicine, Geriatric, Family Medicine, Oncology or closely related fields.

    REQUIRED: graduate of an accredited school of nursing; current California RN license; current California NP license; current AHA BLS/CPR certification; National certification; current DEA license

    To learn more about Palo Alto Medical Foundation visit our website at http://www.pamf.org/.



    Advance Practice Nurse Prescriber
    De Pere, WI
    Posted 04-17-2014

    Welcome to Unity...

    At Unity, caring is at the heart of our mission, and we have been caring for the residents of Northeast Wisconsin for more than three decades as the area's oldest end-of-life care program.

    Qualifications

    • Master’s Degree in Nursing – Nurse Practitioner
    • Licensed as an Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber (APNP).
    • Current Licensure as RN in State of WI
    • DEA Certification (or the ability to obtain)
    • 3 years of nurse practitioner nursing experience required

    Key Job Duties

    • Responsible for the medical aspect of the patient care programs and activities with members of the local medical community in collaboration with the Medical Director and Clinical Team members
    • Collaborates with the medical director or designee in assuring appropriate evaluation of terminal prognosis and appropriateness of patients at time of admission to the hospice or palliative programs
    • Assists in the development of the plan of care for each patient/family and assures the quality of comprehensive plans of care with other members of the palliative IDT in accordance with Unity program standards
    • Consults with team members on a PRN basis for clinical issues relating to the patient/family plan of care
    • Performs patient visits at the patient’s location based on patient need and the comprehensive plan of care

    To see full job description and to apply online, visit http://unityhospice.org/career-opportunities or fax resume and letter of application attention Randy Johnson to 920-339-5507.



    Palliative Medicine Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
    Newport News, VA
    Posted 04-17-2014

    Riverside Health System (RHS) and the 500+ providers of Riverside Medical Group (RMG) are one of the nation’s best in the design and delivery of services that empower and support older adults. Riverside is unique among America’s leading not-for-profit, community-based integrated delivery systems by developing continuum of care for older adults over the last 35 years.

    Riverside Health System is recruiting a Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner to join the interdisciplinary consultation team at Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News. You would work in a collaborative approach with physicians to address complex pain and symptom management, goal setting, communication and care transitions. Ideal candidates maintain current knowledge of palliative care and evidence based medicine practices and demonstrates skills in teamwork collaboration and communication with both staff and patients/families.

    For more information, please contact:
    Lauren Whalen
    Lauren.whalen@rivhs.com
    (757) 645-5663
    www.riversideonline.com



    Nurse Practitioner - Palliative Care
    Marshfield, WI
    Posted 04-08-2014

    Marshfield Clinic’s Department of Palliative Medicine program includes inpatient consultation service, designated palliative care beds, outpatient clinic, and fellowship program. Successful applicant will be a skilled practitioner with excellent communication skills who enjoys both inpatient and outpatient practice and working in collaboration with interdisciplinary team members.

    Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm with a comprehensive benefits package and generous paid time off. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply online at www.marshfieldclinic.jobs and reference job number MC131127

    Marshfield Clinic
    1000 N. Oak Avenue
    Marshfield, WI 54449



    Hospice/Palliative Care Nurse Practitioners
    Washington, DC Metropolitan Region
    Updated 03-24-14

    Capital Caring, 1 of the top 10 not-for-profit hospices in the nation, dedicated to excellence in end-of-life care, pain and symptom management, goals of care discussion, education and research, is seeking dedicated Nurse Practitioners to join our growing team.

    If you’re looking for flexibility, autonomy, the highest level of professional practice and the opportunity to build impactful relationships with patients, families and colleagues, your place is with Capital Caring!

    Qualifications:

    • A Master’s degree and NP certification having completed an accredited NP program
    • RN and current NP licensure in the jurisdiction of practice (VA, MD, DC)
    • 5+ years’ recent clinical experience in an acute inpatient, hospice or palliative care environment

    To submit your resume/application, visit our website at:
    www.capitalcaring.org/careers OR contact Gina Ciramella, Recruitment Manager at gciramella@capitalcaring.org



    Full-Time Nurse Practitioner
    Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital in Virginia Beach, VA
    Updated 03-24-14

    Are you looking to join an innovative Healthcare system in a Vibrant Region? Look No Further than Sentara Medical Group. Sentara Medical Group is currently seeking a Full-Time Nurse Practitioner for Palliative Care at Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital in Virginia Beach, VA.

    Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital is a 276-bed acute care facility that has a long history of commitment to the city, offering specialized, tertiary services. It is the region’s only Level III Trauma Center and home to the Sentara Heart Center. In addition, residents have access to the Coastal Cancer Center, Accredited Sleep Disorders Center, Orthopedics, Neurosurgery and Thoracic & Colorectal Surgery. Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital is one of the region’s accredited stroke centers.

    Sentara Medical Group brings together more than 600 primary care and specialty physicians to care for patients across Virginia and Northeastern North Carolina--a beautiful and temperate region of Atlantic Ocean and Chesapeake Bay beaches, rivers and historical areas. It is a division of Sentara Healthcare, one of the most progressive and integrated health care organizations in the nation. Sentara Medical Group physicians are dedicated to quality and are actively working to test new technologies; pilot new care models, and act as innovative industry leaders defining the future of healthcare.

    We are looking for a nurse practitioner to provide top level support within our expanding Palliative Care Medicine Team!

    Our ideal candidates will have experience in hospice or palliative care medicine, and will have experience dealing with patients whom have serious or life limiting illness.

    Sentara Medical Group offers:

    • Access to Innovative Tools & Technologies
    • Competitive Compensation & Benefits
    • The Support and Resources of a Broad-Based Nationally Recognized Healthcare System

    Can you see yourself here? We do. Your future is waiting. Contact us today.

    Kay Miller
    Sentara Physician Recruiter Manager
    Kmmille1@sentara.com (757) 252-3032
    www.sentara.com/smgrecruiting

    EOE M/F/D/V-A Drug Free/Tobacco Free Workplace



    Palliative Care/Internal Medicine
    Honolulu, HI
    Updated 02-27-14

    Join an exciting new venture in Honolulu! ClarisHealth Hawaii is looking to recruit an MD and an NP to start a team providing home-based primary and consultative care, including palliative type services.

    We are assembling a team of dynamic clinicians with excellent clinical and interpersonal skills to assist with transitions, care coordination and ultimately home-based primary care of a fragile population.

    Position requires board certification in internal medicine, geriatrics or palliative care . Experience or interest in providing home visits and working well with an interdisciplinary team required. Prefer 3 + years experience but would train the right candidate.

    Contact: Matthew Sasaki
    1585 Kapiolani Blvd.
    Suite 1740
    Honolulu, HI 96814
    Msasaki@teampraxis.com



    Certified/Board Eligible Nurse Practitioner
    Gainesville, GA
    Posted 02-21-2014

    Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS), a not-for-profit community health system serving almost 800,000 people, is currently recruiting a Board Certified/Board Eligible Nurse Practitioner to join our Palliative Care service line. Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) is a 557-bed regional referral center located in Gainesville, Georgia providing a wide array of healthcare services complemented by a medical staff of over 550+ members that represent a vast range of primary care and sub-specialty physicians.

    Opportunity Details:

    • New Program/Service Line – Consultative Inpatient Service at NGMC
    • M-F, 8a-5p
    • Will work collaboratively with supervising physician and interdisciplinary team including Pastoral Care (chaplain), Case Management and a Social Worker
    • Will participate in the initial consults, develop and implement care
    • Experience with establishing and implementing a new program as well as experience with staff education is preferred
    • Hospice and Palliative Care (CHPN) Certification and experience with new program development and implementation is desired – AP will be expected to complete certification post hire if not currently certified
    • The ideal candidate will possess a mature, warm and patient personality with a passion for geriatric medicine and palliative care. Flexibility and compassionate bedside manner are essential. Must be a self-starter who takes initiative to work collaboratively with supervising physician

    NGMC is "One of America’s 50 Best Hospitals for 2013” according to Healthgrades. NGMC is also one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals® according to a study by Truven Health Analytics. NGMC is one of only 20 “Large Community Hospitals” selected, in addition to being the only hospital in Georgia to make the list in any category.

    To learn more about these opportunities, contact Erica Morrison, at 770.219.3021 or erica.morrison@nghs.com



    Nurse Practitioner – Palliative Care
    St. David’s Healthcare, Austin, TX
    Posted 02-20-2014

    Under supervision of the Critical Care Director, the Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner provides advanced care to acutely ill patients with advanced chronic illness, or life-limiting conditions by developing a plan of care based on assessment, examination and diagnostic procedures. Functions autonomously and collaborates with the physician / palliative care director to formulate a diagnosis and/or appropriate referral. In accordance with the St. David’s Medical Center mission, the Nurse Practitioner is responsible for operational aspects of the Palliative Care program.

    • Certification in Palliative Care preferred
    • Minimum 3 years patient care in Palliative Care, End of Life Care, Critical Care, Chronic Care or Hospice
    • Master’s Degree in appropriate nursing specialty

    Please apply online www.stdavids.com or contact Caitlin.Ariens@stdavids.com 512-544-0122



    Nurse Practitioner – Palliative Care
    Marshfield, WI
    Posted 02-18-2014

    Marshfield Clinic’s Department of Palliative Medicine program includes inpatient consultation service, designated palliative care beds, outpatient clinic, and fellowship program. Successful applicant will be a skilled practitioner with excellent communication skills who enjoys both inpatient and outpatient practice and working in collaboration with interdisciplinary team members.

    Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm with a comprehensive benefits package and generous paid time off. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply online at www.marshfieldclinic.jobs and reference job number MC131127

    Marshfield Clinic
    1000 N. Oak Avenue
    Marshfield, WI 54449

    Marshfield Clinic is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.



    Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner
    Albany, OR
    Posted 03-31-2014

    Samaritan Health Services, a community based integrated health system, is currently seeking a Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner to join our health care team in Albany, Oregon. SHS provides exceptional primary care and a range of specialty services throughout the mid-Willamette Valley and Central Oregon coast, and our skilled providers have a passion for building healthier communities through world-class, compassionate health care.

    DETAILS:

    • Primary location at Samaritan Albany General Hospital, with occasional coverage at Samaritan Evergreen Hospice House.
    • Occasional weekends required (typically one weekend/month)

    REQUIREMENTS:

    • Graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner program and certification in hospice and palliative care required.
    • Qualified candidates should have recent hospital/inpatient experience.

    Apply online at www.samhealth.org/NPjobs. Or, contact Annette Clovis (aclovis@samhealth.org, 541-768-4419) for more information.



    Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner
    Marshfield, WI
    Posted 02-13-2014

    Marshfield Clinic’s Department of Palliative Medicine program includes inpatient consultation service, designated palliative care beds, outpatient clinic, and fellowship program. Successful applicant will be a skilled practitioner with excellent communication skills who enjoys both inpatient and outpatient practice and working in collaboration with interdisciplinary team members.

    Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm with a comprehensive benefits package and generous paid time off. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply online at www.marshfieldclinic.jobs and reference job number MC131127

    Marshfield Clinic 1000 N. Oak Avenue Marshfield, WI 54449



    Palliative Care RN
    Athens, GA
    Posted 02-12-2014

    FT Mon-Fri 40 Hours

    Optimizes financial and clinical outcomes of high cost/high risk patients by working with health care providers, patients and families to develop cost effective and quality life plan of care.

    Requirements:

    • Bachelors Degree
    • Current Georgia RN license
    • 4 years acute clinical nursing; 2 years focus on Palliative Care.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication, teaching and teamwork skills.
    • Demonstrated leadership and analytical abilities.
    • Ability to work with others in the care of critically ill patients within stressful environment

    As a leading healthcare employer, ARMC offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.

    For consideration, please complete application online at www.athenshealth.org.



    Palliative Nurse Practitioner
    Bronxville, NY
    Updated 07-21-2014

    New York-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital is seeking a Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner to provide extensive direct patient care to palliative care patients in the Community through the consult service, in collaboration with and under the auspices of the Palliative Care Services Medical Director. Qualifications: Current NYS Nurse Practitioner License. 3–5 years of direct patient care. Demonstrated skills in clinical quality improvement required. We offer competitive salaries and excellent benefits. New York-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital Center is conveniently located next to the Bronxville Metro North Station, just a half hour from NYC.

    To apply, please visit:
    www.lawrencehealth.org
    or contact Gail Kronenwett,(br /> Manager, RN Recruitment & Retention, at:
    gkronenwett@lawrencehealth.org
    or (914) 787-3984.



    Pediatric Palliative Nurse Practitioner
    Greenville, SC
    Posted 02-12-2014

    The Children’s Hospital of Greenville Health System (GHS) in Greenville, South Carolina, has an opening for a Pediatric Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner. Join our interdisciplinary team including a pediatric chaplain, child life specialist and two physicians. Launched in June of 2013, we are a new service with remarkable community and administrative support.

    Our state-of-the art Children’s Hospital houses a 44-bed medical-surgical unit, 80 bed Level-IV NICU, 12 bed PICU, 14 Hematology-Oncology beds, an 8-bed post-surgical unit, a dedicated Pediatric ER and pharmacy, as well as outpatient services staffed by hospital-based pediatric specialists.

    Qualified applicants should apply online at www.ghscareers.org, job # 2013-2565 or email letter of interest and current CV to In-house Recruiter, Kendra Hall, kbhall@ghs.org, Ph: 800-772-6987.



    Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner (Community-Based)
    Bronxville, NY
    Posted 2-06-14

    Lawrence Hospital Center is seeking a Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner to provide extensive direct patient care to palliative care patients in the Community through the consult service, in collaboration with and under the auspices of the Palliative Care Services Medical Director. Qualifications: Current NYS Nurse Practitioner License. 3–5 years of direct patient care. Demonstrated skills in clinical quality improvement required. We offer competitive salaries and excellent benefits. Lawrence Hospital Center is conveniently located next to the Bronxville Metro North Station, just a half hour from NYC.

    To apply, please visit:
    www.lawrencehealth.org
    or contact Gail Kronenwett,
    Manager, RN Recruitment & Retention, at:
    gkronenwett@lawrencehealth.org
    or (914) 787-3984.



    Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner
    New York, NY
    Posted 1-31-14

    The Palliative Care Program at Bellevue Hospital Center, the oldest public hospital in the country and major teaching site for NYU School of Medicine, is seeking a nurse practitioner to join our expanding practice. Our program has a robust inpatient consultation service, outpatient clinic, accredited physician fellowship, bereavement program, volunteer program, and strong collaborations with community hospices and various disciplines throughout the facility. Our interdisciplinary team has grown and we seek a motivated nurse practitioner with experience, training, or a strong interest in palliative care to help us meet the increasing clinical demands. Excellent opportunities for career growth. Please address CV and cover letter to Dr. Susan E. Cohen and SEND TO assistant Ms. Liza Claudio at Liza.claudio@bellevue.nychhc.org.



    Palliative Care NP/PA
    St. Joseph, MI
    Posted 1-31-14

    We are expanding to a system-wide palliative medicine and supportive care program, and are looking for two Nurse Practitioners or Physician Assistants to join our dynamic and creative inpatient, home, and facility based team. Hospice at Home is an affiliate of Lakeland HealthCare, a Top 100 Hospital. Based in St. Joseph, MI, we are on the shores of Lake Michigan and a short drive away from Chicago. Candidates will preferably have 2 or more years of clinical experience.

    • Team includes Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants, Social Workers, and Spiritual caregivers.
    • Commitment to work/life balance
    • Competitive Pay and Benefits

    D. Kirk Nelson, Physician Recruiter/Liaison
    Lakeland HealthCare
    269.985.4485(office)
    269.815.2070(cell)call or text
    269.985.4486(fax)



    Medical Directors


    Hospice Medical Director
    Minneapolis, MN
    Posted 08-08-14

    Fairview Health Services is seeking a Hospice or Palliative Care Physician to join our Hospice and Home Care program. The physician will collaborate with the Associate Hospice Medical Directors to provide clinical care in a hospice environment. Work in collaboration with the administrative and interdisciplinary teams, provide leadership and medical direction for the Home Care and Hospice program. Recommend standards and policies related to medical care of hospice and palliative care patients. Serve as physician liaison with local medical community.

    Practice Description: Fairview Home Care and Hospice serves the entire lifespan, infants to elderly. We have two Associate Medical Directors, one of whom is Pediatric trained and certified and provides care for our hospice pediatric patients.

    For more information, or to apply, please visit:
    http://physicianrecruit.fairview.org/Jobs/Describe/11485?oid=13640. Or contact us at recruit1@fairview.org or 800-842-6469.



    Chief Medical Officer, Hospice and Palliative Care
    Las Vegas, NV
    Posted 08-08-14

    Our firm has been retained by Nathan Adelson Hospice (ADC 400+/non-profit) in Las Vegas, NV to recruit to fill a Chief Medical Officer opportunity.

    The CMO will lead a team that sees patients at home, in two hospice inpatient units (38 total beds), an outpatient palliative care program, and inpatient palliative care consult services in 8 hospitals. In partnership with Touro University Nevada and Valley Hospital Medical Center, our client is launching a Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program and is training its first Fellow this fall.

    We are seeking a physician leader who understands the full spectrum of hospice and palliative services.

    For additional information: Chris Murphey
    Vice President
    The Murphey Group, Inc.
    Virginia Beach, VA
    1-800-875-6364 x313
    chrism@murpheygroup.com



    Director, Inpatient Palliative Care
    Downers Grove, IL
    Posted 07-20-14

    Qualifications:

    • 5-10 years progressive leadership in the inpatient or palliative care setting
    • Master’s degree and Current IL RN License

    Job Description:
    Achieve the vision of the Advocate Palliative Medicine Service Line in the hospital inpatient settings, in a cost effective, results oriented and customer focused manner. Critical component of the leadership team and meeting individual performance expectations and contribution to the team performance goals is vital. Liable for providing strategic planning support, oversight and leadership of the inpatient programs and standardization across all sites of care. Leads the delivery of palliative medicine services across the inpatient settings of care.

    To learn more and submit an application visit http://careers.advocatehealth.com, search for Requisition: 25083-68930



    Medical Director
    St. Louis Metro, MO
    Posted 06-20-14

    BJC Hospice is seeking a full-time Medical Director for their well-respected program established over 30 years ago. Board certification or board eligibility to become board certified in Hospice & Palliative Care Medicine is required. Fellowship-trained Hospice and Palliative Care physicians highly preferred.

    The medical director will have overall responsibility of the hospice patients' plan of care and treatment, in consultation and cooperation with the patients' attending physician. In addition, the medical director will provide direction and guidance to the hospice program and all our site directors while working closely with our collegial and tenured interdisciplinary team. The ideal candidate will expand BJC Hospice while collaborating with Washington University School of Medicine, which U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks the cancer center among the best in the nation.

    In this employed position, you will receive a competitive salary and bonus potential. Our comprehensive benefits include medical, dental, and vision, pension and 401K, vacation and CME time plus malpractice with tail provided.

    ID#152897F89.

    Please contact:
    Cheryl DeVita
    800-678-7858 x63448
    cdevita@bjcmgphysicians.org



    Pediatric Pain and Palliative Care Director
    Hackensack, NJ
    Posted 06-11-14

    The Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital at Hackensack University Medical Center is recruiting a Pediatric Pain and Palliative Care Physician to provide family centered, quality-focused patient care. This program is a part of a large pediatric faculty practice, spanning 30+ subspecialties. Successful candidates must have experience in palliative care, and have strong clinical skills. The physician will lead an important team in the Children’s Hospital and responsibilities include administrative oversight of the program and quality initiatives. Education of medical students, residents and colleagues at the Children’s Hospital is also a key responsibility. Outreach beyond the Medical Center will also be important.

    Hackensack University Medical Center is a nationally recognized teaching hospital known for its Magnet nursing, outstanding quality care and superior outcomes. Hackensack University Medical Center holds Joint Commission Disease Specific Certification in Adult and Pediatric Palliative Care. The Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital at Hackensack University Medical Center is a New Jersey state designated children's hospital and trauma center, and an institutional member of the Children's Hospital Association. It provides comprehensive pediatric medical and surgical care in all pediatric subspecialties.

    We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package. For consideration, please forward your CV to Dr. Jeffrey Boscamp, Chairman, Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital, 30 Prospect Ave., Hackensack, NJ 07601. Phone: (551) 996-5151, E-mail CV and/or letters of intent to: Jboscamp@hackensackumc.org. We are an equal opportunity employer.



    Medical Director - Supportive Care Services
    Charlotte, NC
    Posted 06-2-14-14

    This position will be responsible for all markets within the Novant Health system but must be based out of Charlotte or Winston-Salem.

    Qualifications:

    • Must be board- certified in hospice and palliative care
    • Must have a minimum of five years of clinical experience and should currently be providing patient care
    • Should be able to document proven leadership experience for a minimum of three years with a proven track record in program development, developing clinical protocols, QA/QI initiatives and performance metrics that improve patient outcome and program impact
    • Experience in an inpatient and outpatient setting is preferred

    Please apply to Kirsten Quinlan, kjquinlan@NovantHealth.org or call 704-384-7234.



    Hospice Medical Director
    Tacoma, wa
    Posted 04-17-14

    MultiCare Health System is searching for a Board Certified Hospice Medical Director to join an established hospice program. Working with the Hospice interdisciplinary team and collaborating with the attending physicians, the Hospice Clinical Medical Director oversees the medical component of the Hospice plan of care for each patient. This licensed physician is knowledgeable about the psychosocial and medical aspects of hospice care, reviews, coordinates, and is responsible for the management of clinical and medical care for all patients in the program. The Medical Director participates in the quality management and educational programs for the staff and patients as well as in the overall strategic planning and development of Hospice services. Please apply online at http://blazenewtrails.orgor email your CV to blazenewtrails@multicare.org.



    Medical Director - Palliative Medicine
    Milwaukee, WI
    Posted 04-17-14

    Aurora Health Care is the largest health care system in Wisconsin. With service areas extending to Northeastern Illinois, Aurora is anchored by two top tier tertiary/quaternary care centers. Our integrated delivery model allows Aurora physicians and advanced practice professionals to support their patients, connect with colleagues and offer state-of-the-art, top tier quality care.

    Aurora Health Care, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is seeking a full-time Medical Director for its Palliative Care Department. The ideal candidate will be board certified in palliative medicine, possess exceptional leadership and strategic-planning abilities, excellent interpersonal communication skills, and a desire to work as part of an interdisciplinary team.

    The Director will have oversight of the palliative care services team, direct patient-care activities, provide clinical leadership in the development and review of appropriate clinical protocols and processes that support appropriate referral and consistent care, identify educational needs of the physician staff and development of effective outreach strategies, and work closely with adjunct departments to ensure clinical protocols, utilization review, case management, quality assurance, and compliance programs are implemented according to policy.

    If you are interested, please send your CV to: Jeanette Krimmer, Physician Recruiter, by e-mail, Jeanette.Krimmer@aurora.org



    Medical Director of Advanced Illness Management
    New York, NY
    Posted 04-08-14

    The North Shore-LIJ Health System’s care management organization, Care Solutions, is seeking a Board Certified Internal Medicine or Family Medicine trained physician leader to join our team as the Medical Director of Advanced Illness Management.

    The Medical Director of Advanced Illness Management will oversee the North Shore – LIJ Health System’s primary care program for medically complex homebound individuals . This program, which has been selected as a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services national demonstration site, provides expert, compassionate medical care within the privacy and comfort of a patient’s home. The program serves the communities of Nassau, Suffolk and Queens and has the goal of decreasing unnecessary emergency room visits and hospitalizations while improving quality.

    In addition to the work overseeing the home-based primary care program, the Advanced Illness Management Medical Director will be responsible for expanding the reach of high intensity, community based care models for the frail elderly. This physician leader will be responsible for development of the advanced illness co-management teams, as well as leading the evolution of the current model of advanced illness care to one the leverages nurse and case management/care management based teams with physician oversight. The physician will work to integrate various health system services including hospice, emergency medical services, primary care and palliative care into a seamless advanced illness continuum. This physician will serve as the health system expert on new payment models and incentives programs, including the interface with commercial insurers and government agencies in the management of patients with advanced illness. Finally these efforts will require strong ties with providers, researchers and educators in the Department of Internal Medicine, Hofstra-NS/LIJ School of Medicine and the Primary Care Service Line.

    If you enjoy working with a passionate and value driven team and want to be on the cusp of reforming care delivery, please consider joining our team. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package. Fellowship training in Palliative Medicine or Geriatrics a plus.

    For additional information, please contact us at: http://www.nslijphysiciancareers.com; Lynne Kosloski, 516-823-8230.



    Pediatric Palliative Care Program Director
    Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York-Presbyterian
    Columbia University Medical Center
    New York, NY
    Posted 03-24-14

    We seek a Board Certified Physician to lead the development of an interdisciplinary palliative care program within Pediatrics. The Director will oversee the operations of the program and provide clinical expertise and supervision. He/she will work closely with collaborating caregivers and will leverage complementary therapeutic approaches to improve the quality of the patient and family experience.

    Job Responsibilities:

    • Develop mission and vision for an enhanced palliative care program
    • Provide clinical leadership and oversight including program budget, staffing and resources
    • Develop an operational structure that leverages expertise of affiliated caregivers
    • Develop clinical protocols, QA/QI initiatives and performance metrics that improve patient outcome and program impact
    • Lead palliative care education of residents, fellows (including HPM Fellowship Program) and caregivers
    • Provide oversight of the program budget, staffing, and resources
    • Collaborate with departmental and hospital leadership

    Enhance community outreach and services across the continuum of care.

    Job Qualifications:
    M.D. or equivalent degree, with minimum 2 years attending experience
    Board certification in Hospice/Palliative Medicine
    Eligible for medical licensure in NY
    Leadership or managerial experience preferred
    Submit cover letter and resume to:
    Andrew Kung, MD, PhD
    pedhemoncsct@columbia.edu



    Medical Director (Part-time) for Palliative Care Program
    Wyndmoor, PA
    Posted 03-24-14

    We have an immediate opening for a part-time Medical Director to provide patient and family consultation services for our Palliative Care Program in partnership with a local community hospital. The Medical Director will act as a medical resource person to the interdisciplinary team and assures overall quality and continuity of the Palliative Care Program using best practices and evaluating patient care outcomes. Additionally, the Medical Director supervises the nurse practitioner assigned to the program and provides consultations, follow-up care and management of the palliative care program patients.

    KeystoneCare is a Medicare certified, CHAP accredited hospice, palliative and home care organization located in Wyndmoor, PA serving patients in the Greater Delaware Valley area.

    Qualifications include either a doctor of medicine or osteopathy licensed in PA with expertise in the medical care and pain management of terminally ill individuals. Specialty in internal medicine or family practice is preferred. Accreditation by the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) or other accreditation body.

    Qualified candidates should submit their CV to: KeystoneCare, Attn: Executive Search Team, 8765 Stenton Avenue, Wyndmoor, PA 19038 via fax to: 215-836-4143 or email: ginderwies@keystonecare.com. EOE and Drug free workplace.



    Palliative Care Program Medical Director
    Charleston, SC
    Posted 02-21-14

    The Medical University of South Carolina Hospital Authority is building a robust Palliative Care program at our 700+ bed academic facility. We are recruiting a Palliative Care Program Medical Director who will lead the development of an integrated (adults and peds) palliative care program and interdisciplinary team. The ideal candidate will possess prior physician leadership experience with board certification in palliative care.

    MUSC’s numerous Joint Commission and other nationally recognized certifications reflect our strong commitment to excellence. Our Charleston, S. C. location is widely recognized for its beauty, culture and affordable cost of living. Requests for more information and applications may be directed to Dr. Alice Boylan, boylana@musc.edu and/or Dr. Roger Kyle, kyletr@musc.edu.



    Improve Your Quality of Life While Helping Others!
    St. Louis, MO
    Posted 02-21-14

    Optum has a part-time opportunity available for an Associate Palliative Care Medical Director in St. Louis, Missouri.

    This is a rewarding, hands-on patient care position working with palliative care patients in the home or assisted living facility setting.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Board Certification - Hospice and Palliative Medicine preferred
    • Experience with adults facing complex and advanced illnesses
    • Current and unrestricted license in Missouri and DEA

    At Optum, you will perform within an innovative culture that's focused on transformational change in the health care system, and you will make contributions that will have an impact that's greater than you've ever imagined.

    For more information, please contact Kaitlin Osborn at (952) 936-3888 or Kaitlin_Osborn@uhg.com. Visit us online: http://evercarehospice.com/.



    Vice President, Chief Medical Officer
    North Little Rock, AR
    Posted 02-11-14

    Arkansas Hospice is seeking a Vice President and Chief Medical Officer to join our leadership team of a community based, not-for-profit hospice with eight home based offices and three inpatient centers serving a 33 county area in Central Arkansas. Supervises physicians (currently 18, both contracted and employed) and nurse practitioners (currently three, all employed) to ensure excellent medical care and efficient use of resources for approximately 500 hospice patients/day (top 10% in the nation in daily census). Will also be involved in the development of a palliative care program, a pediatric hospice program, and other related programs and services.

    For more information, please contact:
    Wes Sutton
    wsutton@medicusrg.com
    Call: (501) 228-4649 or (501) 658-3939



    Director of Palliative Care
    CA, AZ
    Posted 01-31-14

    Crozer-Keystone Health System is a leading suburban Philadelphia health care provider; 5 hospitals; several outpatient facilities; an integrated physician network; level 2 trauma center, a regional burn center, two regional cancer centers, a fertility center, a sleep-disorders center and more.

    We are seeking a Palliative Care Medical Director. Responsibilities include -development and administration of a high quality hospital based comprehensive palliative care program; collaborative service model across four hospitals, leadership in clinical education, and provision of the medical component of palliative care medicine consultations. As an employed provider, the Director will enjoy system-side support and a robust physician referral base of 300+ providers.

    Requirements - MD or DO with license to practice in Pennsylvania, board certification in a primary care specialty and Palliative Care medicine with demonstrated expertise in program development, education and quality. We offer a robust benefits package.

    Submit your CV and cover letter to:

    Brenda Reis Marg
    Director Physician Recruitment
    Crozer-Keystone Health Network
    Brenda.reis-marg@crozer.org



    Palliative Care Medical Director
    CA, AZ
    Posted 01-31-14

    Optum has an opportunity available for a Palliative Care Medical Director in the Inland Empire/Hemet area in California, as well as Phoenix, Arizona.

    RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

    • Clinical Leadership
    • Administrative Duties
    • Program Innovation and Collaboration
    • Community and Change
    • Direct Care Delivery

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Board Certification - Hospice and Palliative Medicine preferred
    • Experience with adults facing complex and advanced illnesses
    • Current and unrestricted license in CA or AZ, and DEA

    At Optum, you will perform within an innovative culture that's focused on transformational change in the health care system, and you will make contributions that will have an impact that's greater than you've ever imagined.

    For more information, please contact Kaitlin Osborn at (952) 936-3888 or Kaitlin_Osborn@uhg.com. Visit us online: http://evercarehospice.com/.



    Palliative Care Medical Director
    Wausau, WI
    Posted 01-07-14

    Ministry Medical Group, the physician directed component of Ministry Health Care, is currently recruiting a Palliative Care Medical Director. As the Medical Director, you will use your clinical expertise and proven leadership skills to pioneer a Palliative Care service line to complement our integrated delivery network.

    You will work in partnership with a Service Line Director to drive goals and initiatives that support a full continuum of care. This is a .5 FTE position with the expectation that you will practice at a Ministry Health Care Hospital the other 50% of the time.

    • Develop and implement inpatient consult service line
    • Enhance and advance the service capability
    • Provide medical leadership to the providers

    For more information, please contact us at mmgrecruitment@ministryhealth.org or 715-346-5620.



    Director of the Division of Palliative Medicine
    Columbus, OH
    Posted 01-07-14

    The Ohio State University College of Medicine (COM) and Wexner Medical Center seek a Director for the Division of Palliative Medicine. The ideal candidate will be a known or emerging national leader board certified in their primary specialty and Hospice and Palliative Medicine, have a proven record of program development, teaching success and administrative experience that will translate into inspiring and successful leadership of the division and contribute in a meaningful way to the future of the medical center. Academic appointment, rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and primary board certification. Letters of nomination, applications (letter of interest, and full resume/CV), or expressions of interest may be submitted to: Dan Dolan, Administrative Director of Recruitment and Employment (Dan.Dolan@osumc.edu).

    Visit medicalcenter.osu.edu for more information.



    Director, Department of Palliative Care
    Danville, PA
    Posted 01-07-14

    Geisinger Health System, in Danville, PA, seeks a Director for the Department of Palliative Care to be responsible for maintaining a comprehensive, long-range system-wide view of the system’s strategic plan as it relates to Palliative Care delivery. Geisinger includes 42 community practice sites, 900 primary and specialty care physicians, and six hospitals. Qualifications include an M.D. or D.O. degree with ABMS or AOA board certification with a subspecialty certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine, and an unrestricted state medical license along with previous leadership experience and 5 years clinical experience in Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

    For more details visit: our website

    To apply, contact:
    Julie Courtois
    Senior Consultant
    Grant Cooper Healthcare
    courtois@grantcooper.com
    314-449-1584



    Palliative Care Medical Director
    WI
    Posted 01-07-14

    Ministry Medical Group, the physician directed component of Ministry Health Care, is currently recruiting a Palliative Care Medical Director. As the Medical Director, you will use your clinical expertise and proven leadership skills to pioneer a Palliative Care service line to complement our integrated delivery network.

    You will work in partnership with a Service Line Director to drive goals and initiatives that support a full continuum of care. This is a .5 FTE position with the expectation that you will practice at a Ministry Health Care Hospital the other 50% of the time.

    • Develop and implement inpatient consult service line
    • Enhance and advance the service capability
    • Provide medical leadership to the providers

    For more information, please contact us at mmgrecruitment@ministryhealth.org or 715-346-5620.



    Hospice Medical Director
    Wausau, WI
    Posted 01-07-14

    Aspirus is a nationally recognized health system based in Wausau, which is located in the center of Wisconsin. With more than 6,000 employees and a world-class consortium of more than 500 providers, we provide a higher level of care to some of the most wholesome, family-focused communities you will find.

    • Seeking a strong leader for our growing Hospice/Palliative care program
    • Regular work hours are Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm
    • Share a rotating weekend call schedule with 4 physicians and 1 NP
    • BC/BE in Hospice & Palliative Care, Geriatrics, Family Medicine or Internal Medicine
    • Will consider new grads with strong leadership characteristics
    • Other benefits: potential for residency stipend, loan repayment and sign-on bonus.


    Details at AspirusProviderOpps.org.

    Contact Jamie.Sitko@aspirus.org or 800-792-8728.



    Social Workers


    Palliative Care Social Worker (MSW)
    Long Island, NY
    Posted 08-08-14

    ProHEALTH Care Associates, LLP is seeking Palliative Care Nurses and Social Workers as we create outpatient and home based palliative care services across the New York metropolitan area. The newly created Department of Palliative Care, consisting of physicians, nurses and social workers seeks experienced Palliative Care nurses and social workers to join the Department. Highlights include a robust interdisciplinary team approach to caring for people with serious illness in the outpatient setting and at home. Applicants must have a strong interest in home based hospice and palliative care.

    The ProHEALTH Care Associates is a multi-specialty group practice with 500 world-class physicians who provide exceptional care utilizing extensive resources across 100 sites in the New York Metropolitan area. ProHEALTH is uniquely positioned as a national leader in innovation as a highly successful organization with a Medicare Shared Savings Accountable Care Organization (ACO). This success has created an efficient and creative organization willing to invest in new patient centered programs to better care for people with serious illness.

    We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. For Further details, please contact Dana Lustbader MD, FAAHPM, Chief of Palliative Care at dlustbader@prohealthcare.com.



    Palliative Care Social Worker (MSW)
    Mineola, NY
    Posted 06-26-14

    Winthrop University Hospital’s palliative care program currently has an opening for a 0.5 FTE Palliative Care Social Worker. As a core member of the palliative program, responsibilities include providing psycho-social support and related services to patients/families experiencing life limiting or critical villnesses, facilitating patient-family meetings and organizing IDT meetings. This position includes working in both the inpatient and outpatient settings with emphasis on critical care.

    To qualify for this position, you must possess a Master’s degree in social work and NYS LMSW. Specialty training, one year of post-master's experience in palliative social work and Advanced Certified Hospice and Palliative Social Worker (ACHP-SW) preferred.

    Contact Jeffrey Berger MD, Chief, Division of Palliative Medicine and Bioethics jberger@winthrop.org.



    Part-Time Medical Social Worker (MSW)
    Phoenix, AZ
    Posted 06-26-14

    Highway Christian Hospice, serving patients and families at the end of life since 1996 may be looking for you! If you are an experienced Social Worker, consider joining our team! The work schedule for this part-time position is less than 30 hours per week. A Master's degree from a school of social work that is accredited by the Council of Social Work Education and a current Arizona license from the State Board of Behavioral Health Examiners are both required. Hospice experience and Suncoast Solutions® EMR experience are a plus. Fax your resume to 602-274-2338 for consideration.

    Highway Christian Hospice website: www.highwaychristianhospice.com.



    Palliative Care Social Worker (MSW)
    Portland, OR
    Posted 04-08-14

    Bring your palliative care background and your clinical experience to this role where you will provide case management and care coordination to those facing advanced illness and end of life situations, and work to best meet the member’s specific healthcare needs to promote quality, cost-effective outcomes.

    Qualifications:

    • Experience in palliative care and advanced illness/end of life treatment and care coordination
    • A Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, Psychology, or similar. Master’s Degree in Social Work (MSW) required
    • 3 years of direct clinical care experience, and 3 years of behavioral health case management or utilization management experience
    • Current licensure in a health or human services discipline that allows independent assessment within the scope of practice

    Apply online at: our website.



    Palliative Care Social Worker (MSW)
    Seattle, WA
    Posted 02-12-14

    Kline Galland Center and Affiliates is a large, non-profit, long term care organization with a full continuum of care providing excellence to the senior Seattle community for 100 years. Kline Galland Palliative Care, one of our growing Community-based services, currently has an opening for a Palliative Care Social Worker. This highly impactful role is responsible for providing clinical practice, clinical supervision, administration, and program development for the social work services for both inpatient and outpatient Palliative Care.

    This position will function as a member of our Palliative Care and Community Based Services Team which offers expertise in care that aims to relieve suffering, and improve the quality of life of patients with medically complex, chronic disease or life threatening illness. Specifically, this position will be responsible for identifying patients who have psycho/social needs on an inpatient or outpatient basis and will provide information to patients and families to help make informed decisions about their current and future care.

    Additionally the social worker is responsible for developing patient care goals and treatment plans as agreed upon by the patient’s care team. This position requires an MSW degree, 2-5 years’ clinical social work experience and palliative or hospice care experience. Discharge planning, with experience in project management, preferred. Must have the ability to travel locally and provide services in a variety of settings. Join our amazing team of professionals and enjoy a person first approach to care! Competitive salary DOE. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER/Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran

    Shelly Ryan
    Chief of Human Resources
    Kline Galland Center and Affiliates
    (206) 725-8800



    Palliative Care Social Worker (MSW)
    Los Angeles, CA
    Posted 11-23-2013

    Cedars-Sinai Health System, an integrated healthcare delivery system, currently has an opening for a Palliative Care Social Worker within its growing Supportive Care Services Department. The Palliative Care SW will function as a member of our Supportive Care Service Team which offers expertise in care that aims to relieve suffering, and improve the quality of life of patients with medically complex, chronic disease or life threatening illness.

    Specifically, this position will be responsible for identifying patients who have psycho/social needs on an inpatient or outpatient basis. The social worker is responsible for developing patient care goals and treatment plans as agreed upon by the patient’s care team. The Palliative Care SW is also available to physicians and nurse case managers as a consultant for those patients with complex psychosocial needs and advanced care planning.

    This position requires an LCSW degree, 2-5 years’ clinical social work experience and palliative or hospice care experience. Discharge planning, with experience in project management, preferred.

    To apply:

    • Create a profile by logging into: www.cedars-sinai.edu/careers
    • Click on Career Center
    • Select the Career Center for Cedars-Sinai Medical Delivery Network
    • View and apply to this position by entering Req. # 10559



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    Director of Counseling Operations
    Cherry Hill, Nj
    Posted 09-21-2013

    Vital Decisions is seeking a Director of Counseling Operations to oversee clinical supervisors and their counseling teams who deliver an innovative telephone-based counseling service to terminally ill patients and their families. Using patient-centered counseling techniques including motivational interviewing and behavior change strategies, the Vital Decisions “Living Well Program” empowers these patients to identify their quality of life priorities, and to become more active in communicating these priorities to families and doctors and integrating them into their medical decisions.

    Director of Counseling Operations candidate will have:

    • Doctoral or Masters Degree in a clinical discipline (Social Work, Counseling)
    • LCSW or LPC license
    • Experience in hospice or hospice management
    • 15 years clinical experience
    • 8-10 years management experience

    Full-time candidates will be considered at this time. Position offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

    Contact:

    Erinn Nakahara
    enakahara@vitaldecisions.net
    800-301-3984, x 108



    Palliative Care Nurse Specialist or Social Worker (MSW)
    Bellevue, WA
    Posted 09-21-2013

    Overlake Medical Center is seeking a Clinical Nurse Specialist or Social Worker (MSW) with Palliative Care experience. This person would be responsible for a mix of administrative and clinical duties. Clinical duties include consultation with hospitalized patients in conjunction with a team of physicians, ARNP, CNS and Chaplains. Administrative duties include program management and leadership of the team.

    Requires Masters Degree in Nursing or Social Work (MSW) with expertise in Palliative Care or Hospice required. If a nurse, current license to practice professional nursing in the state of Washington required. If a Social Worker, must possess LICSW, LASW or be eligible to register as an Agency Affiliated Counselor upon hire.

    We offer competitive pay and excellent benefits, including medical/dental/vision, generous Paid Time Off (PTO) program, a bank of Extended Illness hours, flexible spending accounts, 3-part retirement program including a match, employee discounts, free parking or free bus pass, and more.

    At Overlake, we believe exceptional patient care comes naturally when our staff feels respected, valued, and cared for. So we’ve cultivated a culture that feels like a community. In fact, we’re more like a great big family. Our people will always be there for you. Our supportive environment and team of passionate professionals have earned the hospital its reputation as a healthcare leader in the region. We are truly committed to providing compassionate, high-quality patient care in a progressive and collaborative environment.

    Please visit our website to apply online at www.overlakehospital.org/careers. For more information, please contact Zakiya Tyson, Senior Recruiter at Zakiya.tyson@overlakehospital.org.



    Social Worker, Palliative Care
    Fredericksburg, VA
    Posted 06-28-2013

    Mary Washington Healthcare – Virginia’s fastest growing regional healthcare system with over 500 physicians and 40 facilities, including two state-of-the-art hospitals – has an excellent opportunity for a Social Worker, Palliative Care who will provide information to patients and families to help make informed decisions about their care.

    Ideal candidates will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, VA State license (or eligibility) and a minimum of three years of social work experience in a health care environment.

    Our proximity to Washington, DC and Richmond offers easy access without the commute, congestion or cost of living. Skiing, hiking, the beach and sightseeing are all within easy driving distance. Plus, an excellent public school system is an added bonus in our family-friendly community.

    Learn more at MWHCCareers.com.



    SOCIAL WORK SUPERVISOR, Palliative Care
    Palo Alto, CA
    Posted 05-23-2013

    This highly impactful role is responsible for providing clinical practice, clinical supervision, administration, and program development for the social work services for inpatient and outpatient Palliative Care. Collaborate with the Manager, Palliative Care, and the Medical Directors to insure alignment with clinical program goals and social work service delivery.

    A MSW from a CSWE accredited school, a California LCSW, with a minimum of 5 years post-masters experience are required. Previous supervisory experience preferred. Interested in learning more about our team? Visit our website and apply at: www.stanfordhospitalcareers.com/job/job_info/24870/E.



    Educators


    Health Science Policy Analyst (Chief, End-of-Life and Palliative Care)
    Bethesda, MD
    Posted 11-20-2013

    https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/351957700
    The NINR seeks candidates who have a commitment to scientific excellence and the energy, enthusiasm, and innovative thinking necessary to lead a dynamic and diverse organization. The exceptional candidate must have had senior level experience and the ability to implement an organizational vision in a continuously changing environment, the ability to make decisions that produce high-quality results by applying technical knowledge, analyzing problems, and calculating risks. We seek candidates who have experience building coalitions internally and with other Federal agencies, State and local governments, and nonprofit organizations, to achieve common goals. The purpose of the work is to coordinate the development, implementation, and evaluation of the End-of-Life and Palliative Care Research in direct collaboration with the senior leadership of NINR, other NIH Institutes, federal research agencies, academia, and other outside experts and constituencies. The work includes the development of initiatives that lead to original research and discovery that informs policy and improves outcomes for patients and their families.

    Please contact Ernesto Corrales at (301)594-2150 or by email at CORRALER@MAIL.NIH.GOV if you have any questions.

    https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/351957700



    Palliative Medicine Clinician-Educator
    Stanford, CA
    Posted 10-03-2013

    The Division of General Medical Disciplines at Stanford University Medical Center is seeking a full-time palliative medicine clinician-educator for a growing palliative care program. Primary clinical responsibilities include attending on a hospital-based, multidisciplinary consult service and attending in an outpatient palliative care clinic. The palliative medicine program sees over 1000 new patients each year with diverse diseases, from cancers to heart failure. Teaching responsibilities include teaching palliative care at multiple levels, from medical students to palliative medicine fellows. Board certification in one’s primary discipline is required; candidates must be board-certified or board-eligible in palliative medicine.

    Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Send letter of interest and C.V. to Stephanie Harman, MD, 1265 Welch Rd, MSOB x204, Stanford, CA 94305, or via email to smharman@stanford.edu.



    Assistant Professor, Palliative Medicine
    Stony Brook, NY
    Posted 08-08-2013

    The Assistant Professor will be active clinically as a member of an experienced & valued interdisciplinary team providing inpatient palliative care services to patients at Stony Brook University Hospital, with growth potential in outpatient Oncology. In addition, will have the opportunity to develop research and/or educational programs for trainees of all levels at Stony Brook Hospital & Stony Brook School of Medicine.

    To Apply, submit a State employment application, cover letter & resume/CV to:

    Lynn Hallarman, MD
    Director of Palliative Medicine
    Health Sciences Center, T-15, Room #053
    Stony Brook University
    Stony Brook, NY 11794-8151
    Fax: (631) 444-3811

    Apply Here: www.Click2Apply.net/q849c8n



    Co-Director, Education in Palliative and End-of-Life Care(EPEC)
    Chicago, IL
    Posted 06-03-2013

    The Buehler Center on Aging, Health & Society at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine is one of the founding centers within the new Institute for Public Health & Medicine (IPHAM). We seek a Co-Director for the Education in Palliative and End-of-life Care (EPEC) Program. Candidates will have an MD and/or PhD, will provide evidence of research productivity, and ability to attract external funding. This continuing full time position at the assistant professor rank offers competitive negotiable salary, excellent benefits and is tenure eligible. Contact: Michelle Grana, Administrative Director, Buehler Center on Aging, Health & Society, mgrana@northwestern.edu. Visit www.aging.northwestern.edu/ for more information about the Buehler Center on Aging, Health & Society.



    Assistant Professor
    Baltimore, MD
    Posted 05-25-2013

    PC program is recruiting a faculty member, Assistant Professor, to join growing nationally recognized program in clinical service, teaching and research to complement the rest of Hopkins. We direct inpatient consultation service, outpatient clinic, concurrent oncology/palliative care program, and are starting inpatient unit 2012. Must be board certified HPM. Excellent opportunities for research, teaching, service.

    Submit letter of interest, CV, description of career plans, three references to:
    Thomas J. Smith MD FACP
    Director, Palliative Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
    Professor, Oncology, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
    c/o Nancy Cisar ncisar1@jhmi.edu



    Coordinators


    Administrators


    Program Manager for Serious Illness
    San Ramon, CA
    Posted 04-231-2014

    The program manager will integrate advance care planning and palliative care throughout the care delivery system of Hill Physicians and its partner organizations, including our ground-breaking ACOs. The initial focus for this role will be to leverage and coordinate our existing programs, including those at Dignity Health medical centers and the University of California, San Francisco. In addition, we are eager to develop new initiatives, including non-hospice outpatient palliative care programs. The program manager will provide leadership, develop business analysis, oversee the data reporting infrastructure, and drive implementation in collaboration with multiple clinical leaders and business partners. Job requirements include a clinical background, e.g., in nursing, pharmacy, or social work, an advanced degree, and extensive experience leading complex projects with internal and external stakeholders.

    Contact:
    Emily Homer
    Director of Clinical Innovation
    Hill Physicians Medical Group
    2409 Camino Ramon
    San Ramon, CA 94583
    (925) 327-6988
    Emily.Homer@hpmg.com
    www.hpmg.com




    President/Chief Executive Officer
    Merrimack, NH
    Posted 04-231-2014

    Home Health & Hospice Care (HHHC)is an independent, non-profit visiting nurse, hospice and palliative care organization in southern New Hampshire. The ideal candidate will be a collaborative team-builder and have proven success leading a fast-paced, multi-faceted organization with complex administrative, financial, operational and service demands. S/he will be a gifted strategist and communicator with a passion for HHHC’s mission and deep knowledge of, and experience with, the complexities of health care delivery.

    For a full job description, including scope of work and requirements, please visit our website: www.ecdonnelly.com

    To apply, forward resume and cover letter in confidence to: E. Catlin Donnelly & Associates at hhhc@ecdonnelly.com.

    For more information about Home Health & Health Care, please visit: www.hhhc.org




    Spiritual Service Providers


    Pastoral Caregiver
    Kalamazoo, MI
    Posted 05-01-2012

    Bronson is seeking a pastoral caregiver to join their palliative care team of a medical director and nurse practitioner. This is a full-time opportunity due to the expansion and growth of the program. We have excellent relationships with area Hospice and regional affiliated hospitals and offer the opportunity is to serve all stages of life. We are willing to train and mentor interested candidates with the desire to learn palliative medicine.

    Interested candidates can submit their CV to Chris Cook at cookc@bronsonhg.org or online at www.bronsonhealth.com.





    Other Palliative Care Positions


    Senior Consultant, Respecting Choices
    La Crosse, WI
    Posted 07-23-2014

    This is a principal (Senior) consulting position; demonstrated success in coaching, teaching, advising, solution and program development, materials development, implementation and systems change management, disseminating innovations in healthcare delivery systems, and research is required. Speaks at regional, national, and international conferences and is expected to become internationally recognized in their area of expertise.

    Please visit our website and apply online at http://www.gundersenhealth.org/careers
    EEO/AA/Veterans/Disabilities




    MidLevel Provider position available at Beaumont Health System, Troy Campus
    Troy, MI
    Posted 02-27-2014

    http://www.beaumont.edu/careers/

    The Midlevel Provider will function in a multi-dimensional role in the delivery of evidenced based care for the Palliative Care and Chronic Disease population. The Midlevel Provider will serve as educator and expert resource for patients, family members, nursing, ancillary staff and to the community. He /she will serve as a transitional liaison person for the patient from admission to discharge complete with follow-up care.

    Responsibilities will include rounding and providing direct evidence based clinical palliative care services and medical management for established patients from the Chronic Disease Service. This may include but is not limited to patients with diagnosis of PAH, Heart Failure, COPD or Stroke. This management may include patient history and physical, ordering and interpreting tests, independent and inter-dependent clinical decision making, leadership responsibilities, and making diagnosis in collaboration with attending and/or medical director. The Midlevel Provider will serve as the liaison between patients, families, multi-disciplinary team members and community resources.

    Required: Current Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant license through the State of Michigan; BLS; ACLS; Masters degree; Preferred: Minimum 2 years recent palliative care experience with current palliative care certification, or eligible for certification in palliative care.

    Schedule: Weekdays 10a-6:30p, every third weekend.

    Contact Jessica Aumack
    248-964-6142
    Jessica.Aumack@beaumont.edu
    44201 Dequindre Troy MI 48085