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Physicians


Physician - Full Time
Woodbury, NY
Updated 04-10-14

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 an enthusiastic physician 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 Care Directorship/Staff Physician
    Ft. Meyers, FL
    Posted 01-14-14

    There is a dedicated team at each Admitting Hospital -physician,RN and Social worker.

    Call: 1 in 4. Patient volume: 100 office visits/month and approximately 5000 Hospital consults/year. Consults in the evening are-phone consults. Prescribe medications, manage pain and symptoms, Coordinate team and case plan, make referrals for psycho-social support, evaluate and refer to complimentary alternative medicine i.e. Acupuncture. Caseload- 95% Oncology, 5% other i.e. COPD-Life threatening illness. Extremely competitive salary for both staff and Director in addition to salary there is a comprehensive benefits plan and sign on bonus.

    nhrnationwide.com - Lee Memorial Hospital - Ray Thomas 800-647-2232 ext 204 or ray@nhrnationwide.com



    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



    Palliative Medicine Physician
    Auburn, WA
    Posted 12-30-13

    MultiCare Health System’s Auburn Medical Center is seeking a BE/BC palliative medicine physician to join our well established and growing program. .Principle responsibilities include providing palliative medicine consultation (in inpatient, ICU and outpatient settings) and program development to integrate palliative care within the organization. As a MultiCare employed provider you will enjoy system-wide support, a physician base of 500+ employed providers and 1500+ medical staff members. Competitive salary, benefits and a great location make this an ideal choice for the provider who is looking to experience the best of Northwest living; from big city amenities to the pristine beauty and recreational opportunities of the great outdoors. Please visit our website to apply online at http://blazenewtrails.org/ or on your mobile device at m.blazenewtrails.org or email your CV to blazenewtrails@multicare.org.



    Hospice and Palliative Medicine BC/BE Physician
    Edina, MN
    Posted 12-30-13

    Inova Fairfax Hospital is expanding its Palliative Medicine & Comprehensive Care team. After 10 years’ experience with successful palliative care consultation, the hospital administration and clinical staff are embracing the expansion of existing services to provide excellence in palliative care service delivery by an interdisciplinary team.

    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. Joining to complete a team of 2.5 Physicians, 1.5 Nurse Practitioners, 2 Social Workers, 1 Nurse Coordinator and a part-time Chaplain, this role will lead the expansion of this robust clinical program to integrate palliative care throughout the care continuum. The staff is planned to expand to an estimated 11 FTEs based on volume growth. Clinical excellence will serve as a foundation that will expand to an academic program including a fellowship in the coming years. We are seeking a Hospice and Palliative Medicine BC/BE physician to serve as a co-leader to transform care delivery. For additional information or to apply to this position please contact Jeannie Sheehan at (a href="mailto:Jeannie.Sheehan@inova.org">Jeannie.Sheehan@inova.org.



    Palliative Medicine Physician(s)
    Edina, MN
    Posted 11-30-13

    University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview seeks palliative medicine physicians to join its growing palliative care program as we develop new services with specialty populations in our academic adult and pediatric hospitals. Our program is designated as a Palliative Care Leadership Center™ by C.A.P.C. since 2003.

    • Provide consultation and education for our inpatient and outpatient clinical programs at UMMC and Fairview Southdale Hospital in Edina, MN.
    • Join a full interdisciplinary team of palliative care social workers, chaplains and advanced practice nurses.
    • Serve as faculty for an ACGME accredited palliative medicine fellowship, and work with residents and medical students.

    Candidates who have completed a palliative medicine fellowship are preferred.

    For additional information, please visit our website: www.fairview.org/physicians, call 800-842-6469 or email recruit1@fairview.org



    Palliative Care - Consulting Physician
    Mount Vernon, WA
    Posted 12-17-13

    Skagit Valley Hospital seeks an outstanding physician to join our innovative and expanding Palliative Care team whose focus is patients and families.

    Purpose: Provide in-patient Palliative Care consultations – assist with staff & student education

    Highlights:

    • Full time
    • Provide in-patient consultation services
    • Coordinate & supervise PC team
    • Provide on-going education
    • Program development

    We Offer:

    • EMR
    • Relocation reimbursement
    • Competitive compensation & benefits
    • Experienced support staff

    Qualifications:

    • MD with two years experience beyond board certification
    • Board certified or board eligible in Hospice & Palliative Medicine or equivalent
    • One year working experience as part of an interdisciplinary team

    Send CV and cover letter:

    Cathryn Martin: cmartin@srclinics.org
    Call: 360.848.4211
    http://www.skagitvalleyhospital.org



    Palliative Care Physician
    Honolulu, HI
    Posted 11-23-13

    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



    Physician
    Myrtle Beach, SC
    Posted 11-20-13

    Hospice Palliative Care specialty needed for a growing non-profit organization located 1 hour from the Myrtle Beach, SC area. Great opportunity! If you have a passion for hospice and palliative care, this job is for you.

    This Hospice acute inpatient facility has recently doubled in size to a 24 bed facility. Need to hire a new Physician to meet the demand. Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits offered, malpractice, CME, paid time off, and relocation assistance.

    Great place to work and live. Nice friendly community!

    Please send CV to debbie@asaprofessionals.com for consideration



    Board-Certified/Board-Eligible Family Medicine/Internal Medicine Physician
    Spartanburg, SC
    Posted 11-23-13

    Spartanburg Regional is seeking a FULL-TIME board-certified/board eligible Family Medicine or Internal Medicine physician to become part of a new Home Transition Program. The physician will work alongside a Nurse Practitioner in a brand new Skilled Nursing Facility. They will also provide in home care for patients with serious illnesses.

    Call 1:4 shared with NP. Interest in Hospice and Palliative Care, recent acute care experience, and/or nursing home experience and program development are preferred.

    Spartanburg Regional offers an excellent compensation package to include retirement options, paid interview and relocation expenses, paid malpractice insurance, and generous support for continuing education.

    For more information on this opportunity, please contact Physician Recruiter, Kristin Baker, kbaker@srhs.com
    www.spartanburgregional.com

    888-997-5488; 864-560-6331 Spartanburg, South Carolina



    Palliative Medicine Physician Educator
    Pittsburgh, PA
    Posted 11-20-13

    The Section of Palliative Care and Medical Ethics at the University of Pittsburgh is seeking a palliative care physician-educator. Primary clinical responsibilities include attending in hospital based consult services. Teaching responsibilities include developing curricula and teaching palliative care at all levels of medical education. Board certification in one’s primary discipline is required. Candidates who have completed fellowships in Palliative Medicine are strongly preferred.

    Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

    Send C.V. to Robert M. Arnold, M.D., University of Pittsburgh, 933W-MUH, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, or e-mail rabob@pitt.edu. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.



    Medical Director Hospice/Staff Physician
    Honolulu, HI
    Posted 11-20-13

    Hospice Medical Director/Staff Physician needed at St. Francis Hospice in Honolulu, Hawaii. Join our fun and dedicated team of clinicians. We provide exceptional, individualized care for patients with serious illness and their families. Hospice experience is highly preferred and Board Certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine is desired. You must have a State of Hawaii medical license or ability to obtain one.

    For more information, please contact: Lynne Reinhardt
    Human Resources Coordinator
    Email: lreinhardt@stfrancishawaii.org
    Phone: (808) 547-8021
    Online: www.stfrancishawaii.org



    Palliative Care Physician
    Columbus, OH
    Posted 11-07-13

    The Wexner Medical Center at The Ohio State University is seeking a physician to join the Division of Palliative Medicine. We have a strong Palliative dedicated interdisciplinary team comprised of physicians, advanced practice nurses, social workers, chaplains, psychologists, pharmacists, and administrative support staff. We have an ACGME accredited HPM fellowship, and offer medical student and resident rotations for several specialties providing ample opportunity to teach. The medical center offers opportunity to provide inpatient general and sub-specialty Palliative Care in an NCI-CCC, a specialty dedicated heart hospital, several different dedicated ICU settings, as well as general medical wards.

    This is a clinical academic appointment through The Ohio State University College of Medicine. The ideal candidate will be ABMS BC/BE in Hospice and Palliative Medicine, an expert in pain and symptom management, and possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Interested applicants should email their CV directly to Allison.Alessi@osumc.edu.



    Hospice Physician
    Winchester, VA
    Posted 11-07-13

    Blue Ridge Hospice, based in Winchester, VA seeks a hospice physician.

    Job Responsibilities

    • Collaborates with the hospice & palliative care interdisciplinary teams
    • Provide hospice homecare & palliative care patient visits
    • Rotating on-call duties
    • Provides support & education to hospice nurses
    • Provides comprehensive medical & psychosocial evals, diagnosis & treatment

    Qualifications:

    • MD of Medicine or Osteopathy licensed to practice Virginia
    • Prescriptive ability in Virginia with current DEA
    • Min of 2 years of experience
    • Excellent assessment, diagnosis & treatment skills
    • Self-directed, motivated, & highly organized
    • Strong patient & family advocate for comfort, goals of care & end of life

    Submit resume:

    Ellen Hicks, Blue Ridge Hospice
    333 W. Cork Street
    Winchester, VA 22601
    ehicks@blueridgehospice.org



    Pediatric Palliative Care Physician (full-time)
    Bronx, NY
    Posted 11-07-13

    The Children's Hospital at Montefiore is seeking a Pediatric Palliative Care Physician to serve as the new director of a well-established pediatric palliative care program. The incoming director will have the dedicated support of a full time nurse practitioner and research assistant and part time social workers, child life therapists, complementary medicine therapists (massage and yoga) and hospital Chaplain.

    Job Responsibilities:

    • Coordination and oversight of palliative care team
    • Inpatient consultation and outpatient visits, both in clinic and home settings
    • Primary management of patients on hospice
    • Participation in research and teaching of medical students, pediatric residents and fellows
    • Works closely with the Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and Pediatric Pain Services

    Qualifications:

    • MD/DO degree and BC/BE in Pediatrics, Family Medicine, or combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
    • BC/BE in Hospice and Palliative Medicine
    • Clinical expertise in caring for pediatric palliative patients and their caregivers

    Opportunities:

    • Direct clinical program expansion
    • Academic appointment through Albert Einstein College of Medicine

    Please send a letter of interest and CV in Word format together with 3 references to:
    Richard Gorlick, MD, Vice Chairman, Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, Division Chief, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at rgorlick@montefiore.org



    Hospice and Palliative Care Physician (full-time)
    Danvers, MA
    Posted 11-07-13

    Reporting to Hospice of the North Shore’s VP/Chief Medical Officer, the Hospice and Palliative Care Physician (Physician) will be an integral member of the Palliative Care Consultation Team and the HNSGB interdisciplinary team (IDT). The Physician has responsibility for the direction of the medical component for assigned hospice patients and is also a member of the Palliative Care Consultation Program. The Physician also assumes an active role in the marketing and educational activities of the Hospice Palliative Care Consultation Program, as appropriate.

    Qualifications include: Possession of a current license to practice medicine in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Board certified with a minimum of two years exp. in Internal Medicine, Family Practice or a related field. Successful completion of a palliative care fellowship program preferred. Privileges, or eligible for privileges, as an attending physician with HNSGB contracted acute care hospitals. Certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine preferred. Serves as a liaison between the HNSGB Palliative Care Team, community physicians and other healthcare providers in order to develop and expand outreach to the professional community by HNSGB. Participates in HNSGB Speakers Bureau, as appropriate. We offer excellent benefits plans, retirement and a 403(b), a generous vacation plan and competitive wages. Submit your resume to: mmoran@hns.org



    Hospitalist - Palliative Care
    Iowa City, IA
    Posted 11-07-13

    UIHC, Palliative Care, has an opening for a Hospitalist to address the needs of patients with serious illness when requested by referring providers. The Hospitalist will exercise autonomy in medicine decision-making and function independently to evaluate and make recommendations to improve the care of patients. Focus on the care of hospitalized patients to coordinate care, improve symptom management and address the needs of patients and families to optimize the utilization of resources across all health care settings.

    To learn more about the position and to apply, go to http://jobs.uiowa.edu. Requisition #63379.

    The University of Iowa is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.



    Full-Time Palliative Care Physician
    San Jose, CA
    Posted 11-07-13

    Palliative Medical Associates of California is seeking a full time palliative care physician to join our team. The physician will further develop the palliative care consultation services at two progressive hospitals in San Jose, California.

    • A level II trauma center in San Jose with over 10,000 admissions per year.
    • A joint commission accredited facility with a dedicated primary stroke center and comprehensive community cancer center.

    As a palliative medicine physician, you will provide consultation in symptom management and supportive care to meet the needs of hospitalized seriously ill patients and their families. Collaborating with the patient's primary team, the palliative care team facilitates clarification of patient and family goals of care to establish medically appropriate treatment plans. The palliative medicine physician will partner with palliative care advanced practice nurses and strong administrative support.

    Qualified candidates must be Hospice and Palliative Medicine board certified or board eligible. Advanced and ongoing training in palliative medicine, diagnostic skills, symptom management, communication skills, and knowledge of the interdisciplinary team concept is required.

    To apply for the position go to http://www.vitas.com.



    Primary Care Physician
    Pinellas Park, FL
    Posted 10-28-13

    The Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (Suncoast PACE) serving Pinellas county in Florida is seeking a compassionate and dynamic physician who will serve as a primary care physician for the PACE clinic in Pinellas Park, FL.

    SUMMARY Under the supervision of the Executive Director and in consultation with the Medical Director, provides primary care and continuous medical coverage, directly provides services to Suncoast PACE program participants. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to assess, plan, care for, and provide services to frail elder participants according to assigned responsibilities and Suncoast PACE standards.

    For a complete job description and to apply, please see: our online posting.



    Hospice & Palliative Medicine Physician
    Suburban Atlanta, GA
    Posted 10-28-13

    WellStar Medical Group is seeking Board Certified/Eligible Hospice & Palliative Medicine Physician to join well established 5 physician group located approximately 25 miles northwest of downtown Atlanta, GA. Physicians are supported by 8 APs. Palliative Care is provided at WellStar Kennestone and WellStar Cobb Hospitals. Inpatient Hospice Care provided at Tranquility & WellStar Community Hospice at Kennesaw Mountain.

    Competitive salary. Comprehensive benefits package to include; malpractice coverage, medical/dental/vision insurance, disability/life insurance, 403b plus defined pension plan, and vacation/sick/CME allowance.

    To apply please go to www.wellstarcareers.org.



    Palliative Care Physician
    Medford, OR
    Posted 10-28-13

    Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center located in Southern Oregon is a 378-bed, premier referral center for the region. We are seeking a Palliative Care physician to join an established and growing inpatient Palliative Care Team with strong community support.

    The physician will provide consultation, symptom management and supportive care for the patient and family. Candidates should have a passion for Palliative Care, as well as excellent interpersonal and communication skills. This is a full-time, employed position andHospitalists will handle call coverage. Graduate of an accredited medical school and successful completion of an ACGME accredited Palliative Care fellowship program is required. Oregon licensure or eligible.

    For confidential consideration contact:

    Jennifer Aden
    Manager - Physician Recruitment
    Jennifer.Aden@Asante.org
    (262) 289-2069
    http://www.asante.org/physicianpartners/



    Palliative Care Physician
    Boston, MA
    Posted 10-23-13

    Tufts Medical Center is seeking an outstanding Physician to join our growing Palliative Care practice. This physician will join a team comprised of a physician trained in Neuro-Oncology and an NP trained in Medical Oncology. Our multidisciplinary team is comprised of doctors, nurses, social workers, physical and respiratory therapists and discharge planners who work closely with the patient and their family. We expect that as a member of this team you will provide full-time palliative care on our inpatient Palliative Care consult service.

    The ideal candidate will be BE/BC, fellowship trainied in Palliative Care, possess outstanding clinical skills and excellence in patient care, superb interpersonal skills, an interest in clinical education and research, and must qualify for a faculty appointment in the Tufts University School of Medicine.

    Tufts Medical Center, a world-class academic medical center and the principal teaching hospital for Tufts University School of Medicine, provides outstanding opportunities for clinical practice, teaching, and research. We also offer competitive compensation, an excellent benefits package, and the opportunity to work at a thriving downtown Boston academic medical center.

    For more information and to submit your CV, visit: www.inspiredphysicians.org or send a letter of interest and CV to:

    Lynne Taylor, MD
    Director, Palliative Care Services
    beinspired@tuftsmedicalcenter.org



    BE/BC Palliative Care Physician
    Champagne-Urbana, IL
    Posted 10-21-13

    Carle Physician Group is seeking a BE/BC Palliative Care physician.

    • The physician will work closely with the current three part-time inpatient Palliative Care physicians as well as the Palliative Care APP Coordinator
    • 50% clinical & 50% administrative/education position
    • Will be responsible for ongoing education across the Carle enterprise including Carle’s Family Medicine residents and Internal Medicine residents at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Urbana-Champaign
    • Physician will coordinate efforts with Home Health, Hospice, Hospitalist program, insurance arms, and current inpatient Palliative Care program
    • Will conduct mainly outpatient consults and will assist with inpatient consults if needed

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



    Hospice Team/Palliative Care Physicians
    Chattanooga, TN
    Posted 10-20-13

    Hospice of Chattanooga, Inc.,(HOC) located in Chattanooga, Tennessee, is currently seeking a physician to add to our existing physician team. We are in our 37th year of providing hospice free standing, not for profit services to Chattanooga and 18 surrounding counties, including North Georgia. We are the leader in end-of-life care in the State. We operate Palliative Care Services, which is a subsidiary of Hospice of Chattanooga. This physician may also participate in the Palliative Care Services care for patients. We are also accredited by the Community Health Accreditation Program (CHAP). We employ approximately 270 employees and most staff are hospice certified. We desire physicians interested in full-time employment but would be receptive consider part-time work as well. Physicians are assigned to teams that serve a particular geographical area within an 18 county service area, which includes both Tennessee and North Georgia (a 60 mile radius coverage area around Chattanooga, Tennessee). Our physicians attend interdisciplinary meetings. if assigned to a nursing home team they make visits to patients in the nursing homes, and are responsive to calls from the primary nurses during normal business hours – Monday through Friday from 8:00 to 5:00 p.m. The physicians rotate evening and weekend call which runs smoothly due to HOC answering their own calls 24/7 by Triage Nurses and night visiting and weekend team nurses.

    Qualifications: Applicant must be a graduate of an accredited medical school, licensed physician, board certified in internal medicine or family practice, and have worked with geriatric patients, oncology, disease management and pain control. Eligibility for TN and GA MD License required. Local hospital privileges and credentialing will be coordinated through HOC. Prefer certification in hospice and palliative medicine, or willingness to obtain.

    Compensation: Physicians are contract with company benefits if full-time employed.

    Interested candidates should e-mail CV to susan_alexander@hospiceofchattanooga.org and complete the on-line job application found at www.hospiceofchattanooga.org



    Hospice and Palliative Medicine Physician
    Morgantown, WV
    Posted 10-08-13

    WVU School of Medicine seeks a BC/BE Internal or Family Medicine physician with additional eligibility or certification in hospice and palliative medicine.

    Our innovative system for palliative care is considered a national model. This position provides an opportunity for involvement with West Virginia Center for End-of-Life Care, the West Virginia Physician Orders for Scope of Treatment (POST) program, and the West Virginia e-Directive Registry. The majority of your patient care responsibilities are on the inpatient Supportive Care consult service, with outpatient clinics at various settings on the medical campus.

    Submit your CV to Laura Blake at blakel@wvuhealthcare.com.



    Palliative Care Director - BC/BE in Palliative Care
    Phoenix, AZ
    Updated 10-08-13

    Banner Health is seeking a Physician, Board Certified/Board Eligible in Primary Specialty (IM, FP) to join the growing team of physicians with Banner Medical Group. An interest in telemedicine is strongly preferred. This practice opportunity is based out of Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center (BGSMC) and will provide services to multiple facilities in the Phoenix metro area.

    Banner Health supports your dedication with a competitive salary plus incentives, paid malpractice and CME plus allowance and excellent benefit package options that provide security for you and your family. For immediate consideration, submit your CV to: Martha.Vasquez@bannerhealth.com; or fax to 602-747-3800. For more information, call Martha Vazquez, at: 602-747-2076. Visit our website at www.bannerdocs.com EOE. Not a J1 Opportunity.



    Hospice and Palliative Care Physician
    Fort Wayne, IN
    Posted 10-3-2013

    Visiting Nurse, a community-based, non-profit agency located in Fort Wayne, IN seeks a Hospice and Palliative Care Physician who is certified or eligible for Hospice and Palliative Medicine Boards. Fellowship training or 2-3 years experience in the field is preferred. The successful candidate will join 2 other board certified hospice and palliative medicine physicians and 3 nurse practitioners in an established program that covers 8 counties and provides medical care in homes, assisted living and nursing facilities, hospitals, Hospice Home (agency’s 14-bed inpatient facility); palliative care consultations within the hospital (large tertiary facility) and outpatient settings (outpatient palliative care clinic), and through various specialty programs (Heart Failure Program, Pediatric Palliative Care Program).

    Find out more at the following website: www.vnfw.org

    If you would like to know more about this opportunity, please contact:

    Peggy Longardner, Director of Human Resources
    Visiting Nurse
    5910 Homestead Road
    Fort Wayne, IN 46814
    Phone: (260) 435-3222
    Fax: (260) 435-3235
    Email: peggylongardner@vnfw.org

    Notes:
    Employer will assist with relocation costs
    Board Certified/Board Eligible



    Palliative Medicine Physician
    Charlottesville, VA
    Posted 10-3-2013

    Martha Jefferson Hospital seeks a Palliative Medicine Physician to join an established palliative care program. Martha Jefferson is a member of Sentara, a 10 hospital system, and acknowledged leader in patient safety and quality innovation. As members of the Sentara team, we are committed to our patients’ well-being and creating an extraordinary healthcare experience, where safety and quality are the cornerstones to delivering exceptional healthcare. Martha Jefferson physicians are actively involved with the Hospital in continuously improving clinical quality as well as the quality of the patient's experience. Competitive salary and benefits.

    Job Responsibilities:

    • Inpatient Consults and management
    • Outpatient office
    • Collaboration with comprehensive interdisciplinary teams
    • Assist with continued development of palliative care program

    Qualifications:

    • Board Certified/Eligible in Palliative Medicine
    • Clinical expertise in caring for palliative patients and their families
    • Team-oriented with excellent communication skills

    Opportunities:

    • To join an established and growing Palliative Care Team with strong community support
    • Competitive salary, retirement and benefits
    • Work within an organization that will support personal growth opportunities

    This is not a J-1 or H1-B Visa opportunity. For additional information, visit our website at http://www.marthajefferson.org or send email to judy.tobin@mjh.org



    Internal Medicine/Family Medicine Physician, Advanced Illness Management Program
    Nassau, Suffolk, Queens, NY
    Posted 09-16-2013

    The North Shore-LIJ Department of Medicine is seeking a BC/BE physician to join our nationally-recognized advanced illness program, which delivers care to patients at home in NY.

    We have developed a primary care program for medically-complex homebound individuals selected as a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) national demonstration site. We provide expert, compassionate medical care within the privacy and comfort of a patient’s home in Nassau, Suffolk and Queens.

    If you want to be on the cusp of reforming care delivery, please consider joining our team. Fellowship training in palliative care is a plus.

    We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Please contact Laura Screeney, FASPR, Corporate Director, Physician Recruitment at (888) 685-7545. EOE M/F/D/V.



    Palliative Care Physician
    Spartanburg, NC
    Posted 09-16-2013

    An opportunity exists for a Fellowship trained Palliative Care Physician to join the Palliative Care and Hospice team of Spartanburg Regional and to help start up the new PC Fellowship program to begin 2014. We have a 15-bed free-standing inpatient hospice unit, a 540 tertiary medical center, a 44-bed hospital and a 92-bed LTAC. Special services include your consult service along with 2 BC PC Physicians, 2 NPs, a SW, and an RN; an outpatient palliative care practice; an inpatient palliative care unit in the planning phase; an oncology service affiliated with MD Anderson.

    We offer competitive salaries and benefits including a generous CME allowance. For confidential consideration, contact Physician Recruiter Kristin Baker at kbaker@srhs.com, call 888-997-5488.

    spartanburgregional.com



    BC Clinical Staff, Palliative Medicine
    Temple, TX
    Posted 08-15-2013

    The Scott & White is seeking BC Clinical Staff to join their growing specialty in the Division in Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

    • Outstanding opportunity to contribute in the development of a comprehensive Palliative Care Model, with plans to expand to the outpatient setting and develop system wide Palliative care services.
    • Work within a small, dedicated interdisciplinary team.
    • Excellent opportunity for compassionate, outgoing and motivated innovator.
    • Plans are underway to establish an accredited Palliative Medicine Fellowship and the successful candidate will play an integral part in the development of the program.

    Forward your CV to:

    Dalia Marquez
    amarquez@sw.org

    Effective 1/1/13, Scott & White does not hire persons who use tobacco or nicotine products. EOE



    Palliative Medicine Physician
    Indianapolis, IN
    Posted 08-15-2013

    Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital seeks help expanding its busy inpatient palliative medicine service. In collaboration with IU Health University Hospital team, our Methodist Hospital staff champion palliative care within the Indianapolis area, standing as the flagship academic health center for the entire IU Health system in palliative medicine.

    The physicians will provide consultation and see patients daily in the hospital. A great percentage of time will be spent helping patients and their families clarify goals of treatment. Significant effort will also be spent on symptom relief as the majority of patients seen have cancer, liver disease, organ transplantation or complicated ICU diagnoses. The physicians will work within an existing multidisciplinary team including NPs, PAs, social workers and chaplains.

    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. In addition, physicians work with families regarding goal setting, symptom management and end-of-life care.

    For more information or to submit a CV:

    Dr. Greg Sachs
    Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
    gsachs@iuhealth.org
    (317) 630-2564

    Jim Luce
    Administrative Director, Palliative Care Services
    jluce@iuhealth.org
    (317) 962-3400



    Pediatric Palliative Care Physician
    Cleveland, OH
    Posted 08-08-2013

    The Center for Pediatric Palliative Care at University Hospitals/Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital and Case Western Reserve University is seeking a Pediatric Palliative Care physician. Responsibilities: inpatient consultation, outpatient visits, both clinic and home visits, primary management of patients on hospice, and a growing prenatal service. Division members are also expected to participate in research and teaching of medical students, residents and fellows.

    Our current multidisciplinary team is comprised of a physician, fellowship trained/board certified in pediatrics and palliative care, nurse practitioner, social worker, art therapist, and clinical coordinator. Ideal candidates will have experience in palliative care and have completed a palliative care fellowship. Qualified candidates require MD/DO degree and BE/BC in Pediatrics, Family Medicine, or combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics. Academic appointments through Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

    Please send a letter of interest and CV in Word format together with 3 references to:

    Dianna Yip, DO, FAAP
    Director, Center for Pediatric Palliative Care
    Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital
    11100 Euclid Avenue, MS 6075
    Cleveland, OH 44106
    Dianna.Yip1@UHhospitals.org
    http://www.uhhospitals.org/rainbow/services/palliative-care-center



    Inpatient Physician, Palliative Care Service
    Bronx, NY
    Posted 08-08-2013

    Opportunity to join an active palliative care service at a large, urban academic medical center, serving a medically underserved population in the Bronx, NY. Montefiore Medical Center is a 1,300 bed teaching hospital with four distinct hospital sites. Is the principal affiliate of Albert Einstein College of Medicine. An academic appointment at an appropriate level will be provided through the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

    Applicants will have a NYS license and board certification/eligibility in palliative medicine, and certification in primary specialty.

    To apply, please send your CV, cover letter to: James Fausto, M.D., Medical Director, Palliative Care Service, Department of Family and Social Medicine c/o L. Roldan, HR/Recruitment & Staffing at lroldan@montefiore.org.



    Section Chief Palliative Medicine
    Lebanon, NH
    Posted 08-08-2013

    The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic and the Geisel School of Medicine seek a BC/BE Palliative Care physician as Section Chief of Palliative Medicine and holder of the endowed Byrne Chair in Palliative Medicine. We seek a leader who can collaborate closely with the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, coordinate ongoing development of regional excellence in the practice of hospice and palliative medicine, and support further expansion of clinical research programs. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of funded clinical research. Position includes a faculty appointment at the Geisel School of Medicine.

    Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae to:

    Daniel Albert, MD
    Section Chief, Rheumatology
    Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
    Lebanon, NH 03756
    Email: palliativemed@dhphysicians.org



    Palliative Medicine Physician
    Winston-Salem, NC
    Posted 07-31-2013

    The ideal candidate will be an Instructor or Assistant Professor level and possess the following qualifications:

    • MD/DO
    • BC/BE in Hospice and Palliative Medicine
    • Fellowship training and/or significant experience
    • North Carolina licensure or eligible

    Responsibilities include oversight of interdisciplinary teams, primary care of inpatient hospice patients, consultation expertise for hospitalized patients, education of physicians in training and other healthcare providers, research development , and administrative duties.

    Interested candidates that meet the qualifications are invited to apply online: www.Click2Apply.net/ppvtkwz



    Palliative Medicine Physician
    Washington, DC/Baltimore
    Posted 07-31-2013

    Position to join large hospice and palliative medicine provider in the greater Washington DC/Baltimore area. Community based, NFP agency, 12 person medical staff, offering comprehensive care including spiritual and bereavement services for families and children. Daily hospice census over 350 patients with greater than 10% growth in each of the last 4 years. Rapidly growing hospital based palliative medicine consultation service >1000 consults a year, with new out patient palliative medicine opportunities. Leadership, program development and policy work encouraged. Competitive base salary plus incentive plan. Highly desirable mid-atlantic location, convenient to metro DC but just far enough away to enjoy the coastal bay region and nearby beaches. Apply directly to Victoria Layton, Senior Recruiter, 845-565-9700, ext 285, email CV to vlayton@riverrecruiting.com



    Palliative Medicine Staff Physician
    Cleveland, OH
    Posted 07-31-2013

    Excellent opportunity to join the nation’s oldest palliative medicine program. This program is a dynamic and growing force with opportunities for teaching, research, and patient care across a variety of venues including: general palliative medicine, subspecialty palliative medicine, in-patient, outpatient, and consultation roles. The palliative medicine program is expanding on Main Campus as well as regionally. There is a clinical academic appointment available to interested applicants through the Lerner College of Medicine at The Cleveland Clinic. The applicant should be fellowship trained in palliative medicine and/or hold ABMS subspecialty certification in Hospice & Palliative Medicine.

    Send cover letter and CV to Dr. Robert Dreicer at dreicer@ccf.org and Victoria Mineff mineffv@ccf.org



    Palliative Care Physician(s)
    Virginia
    Posted 07-31-2013

    The following positions are available:

    • Medical Director of Hospice, Full and Flex, Chesapeake, VA
    • Full-Time Physician for the Palliative Care Unit at Sentara Princess Anne Hospital in Virginia Beach, VA
    • Full-Time Physician for Palliative Care Unit at Sentara Obici Hospital in Suffolk, VA

    We are looking for Physicians and Nurse Practitioners to provide top level support within our expanding Palliative Care Medicine Team!

    Our ideal candidate will be BC in Hospice & Palliative Medicine or actively seeking certification with fellowship training, and will have experience dealing with patients whom have serious or life limiting illness.

    • 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



    Full-Time Hospice Provider
    Austin, TX
    Posted 07-31-2013

    Hospice Austin is looking for a full-time hospice provider to provide direct patient care of hospice and palliative care patients, medical clinical oversight as a team physician, call coverage, and some administrative duties.

    Requirements:

    • MD or DO with current (or pending) Texas license
    • Three years experience in practice of medicine. Hospice experience preferred.
    • Board certification/eligibility in family practice or internal medicine and hospice and palliative medicine preferred
    • Unrestricted DEA and DPS certificates to prescribe controlled substances
    • Participation status in Medicare and Medicaid programs
    • Ability to obtain privileges at contracted hospitals
    • Knowledge of regulatory and statutory regulations

    Interested applicants may submit their CV/resumés and applications by fax (512) 795-2212 or email to . Application is available at www.hospiceaustin.org/employment.



    Geriatrics Physicians - Palliative Care
    West Hills, FL
    Posted 07-18-2013

    HealthCare Partners has been recognized nationally for healthcare innovation and excellence. We are committed to bringing the benefits of coordinated care to our patients and to taking a leading role in the transformation of the national healthcare delivery system to assure quality, access, and affordable care for all.

    As part of our continued growth, we are currently seeking outgoing Geriatrics Physicians - Palliative Care to join our team in Pasadena/Arcadia, California.

    Responsibilities: Oversee and is accountable for the overall quality of care and clinical outcomes for patients. Ensures patient satisfaction and develops plans to improve it.

    Required: CA License. Board Certified or Board Eligible DEA Cerificate. Eligibility to participate in MediCare/MediCal.

    HealthCare Partners offers competitive salaries and a wide range of benefits to our full and part-time employees including medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), continuing education, tuition reimbursement, free Basic Life and AD&D, free long term disability coverage, a generous holiday schedule, paid time off and more.

    For immediate consideration please apply online at www.healthcarepartners.com or send to CV to Cesar Espinosa, Sr. Lead Clinician Recruiter at cespinosa@healthcarepartners.com



    Geriatrics Physicians - Palliative Care
    Pasadena, FL
    Posted 07-18-2013

    HealthCare Partners has been recognized nationally for healthcare innovation and excellence. We are committed to bringing the benefits of coordinated care to our patients and to taking a leading role in the transformation of the national healthcare delivery system to assure quality, access, and affordable care for all.

    As part of our continued growth, we are currently seeking outgoing Geriatrics Physicians - Palliative Care to join our team in Pasadena/Arcadia, California.

    Responsibilities: Oversee and is accountable for the overall quality of care and clinical outcomes for patients. Ensures patient satisfaction and develops plans to improve it.

    Required: CA License. Board Certified or Board Eligible DEA Cerificate. Eligibility to participate in MediCare/MediCal.

    HealthCare Partners offers competitive salaries and a wide range of benefits to our full and part-time employees including medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), continuing education, tuition reimbursement, free Basic Life and AD&D, free long term disability coverage, a generous holiday schedule, paid time off and more.

    For immediate consideration please apply online at www.healthcarepartners.com or send to CV to Cesar Espinosa, Sr. Lead Clinician Recruiter at cespinosa@healthcarepartners.com



    Palliative Care Physician
    Tampa, FL
    Posted 07-18-2013

    Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida, is seeking a physician at the Assistant or Associate Member level to fill a faculty position in its Palliative Care Program. Fellowship training in Palliative Medicine is preferred, but experience or training may replace this requirement. Clinical and research background in an oncology setting is beneficial. The candidate should be board certified or eligible in Palliative Medicine.

    Responsibilities include attending on the inpatient pain and palliative care consultation service, sharing in the ambulatory care practice, supervising and instructing palliative care fellows and other trainees, and participating in the clinical, educational, and research activities of the Service. Applicants must be Florida licensed or eligible.

    For inquiries about the position, contact Bryan Bognar, M.D. at 813-745-3134 or Bryan.Bognar@Moffitt.org.

    To apply, visit www.MOFFITT.org/Careers.



    Palliative Medicine Staff Physician
    Cleveland, OH
    Posted 07-11-13

    Excellent opportunity to join the nation’s oldest palliative medicine program at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. This program is a dynamic and growing force with opportunities for teaching, research, and patient care across a variety of venues including: general palliative medicine, subspecialty palliative medicine, in-patient, outpatient, and consultation roles. The palliative medicine program is expanding on Main Campus as well as regionally. There is a clinical academic appointment available to interested applicants through the Lerner College of Medicine at The Cleveland Clinic. The applicant should be fellowship trained in palliative medicine and/or hold ABMS subspecialty certification in Hospice & Palliative Medicine.

    Send cover letter and CV to Dr. Robert Dreicer at dreicer@ccf.org and Victoria Mineff at mineffv@ccf.org




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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.



    Advance Practice Nurse Prescriber
    De Pere, WI
    Posted 04-17-2013

    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 04-17-2013

    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 04-08-2013

    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 Nurse Practitioners
    Los Angeles, CA
    Updated 04-01-14

    The Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner (PCNP) will function as a member of the Advanced Care Planning Team which offers expertise in care that aims to relieve suffering and improve the quality of life for patients with medically complex, chronic disease or a life threatening illness. The PCNP, in collaboration with other members of the care team will assist in establishing treatment goals to include end of life discussions or advanced care directives, pain control, symptom management, and provide supportive services for the patient and family. There will be a specific emphasis on serving as a liaison between outpatient, inpatient, skilled nursing and home setting.

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    • Graduate from a Nurse Practitioner Program approved by the Board of Registered Nursing with specialty in geriatrics, oncology, or palliative care preferred
    • Current unrestricted Nurse Practitioner license issued by the State of California
    • Current Drug Enforcement Agency Certificate
    • Minimum 3 years’ clinical nursing experience in hospice and or palliative care

    For more information or to apply, visit us online at: https://www.cedars-sinaimedicalcenter.apply2jobs.com/ and reference Requisition #10668.



    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
    Posted 02-12-2014

    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,(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)



    Family Home Hospice Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
    Las Vegas, NV
    Posted 12-17-13

    We are seeking a knowledgeable, compassionate Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant to provide direct care to hospice patients in their homes or skilled nursing facilities in the Las Vegas, Nevada area. 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). This is a very rewarding position, as you will also provide emotional support for the patient and the families in your care on a personal level.

    For more information, please contact:

    Kaitlin Osborn, Talent Acquisition
    Phone: 952.936.3888
    Email: Kaitlin_Osborn@uhg.com
    Website: www.unitedhealthgroup.com



    Advanced Practice Nurse
    Flat Rock, NC
    Posted 12-17-13

    Four Seasons is the region's largest provider of end of life care, and provides quality end-of-life care to patients and families in a variety of settings throughout Western North Carolina. We’re prout to have consistently ranked in the top 10% in the country on patient and family satisfaction of care.

    We are seeking an experienced Advanced Practice Nurse interested in working with our Outpatient Palliative Care services. Candidates must have at least 2 years of Nurse Practitioner experience, preferably in Hospice or Palliative Care, current NP Board Approved certification, current medical license and DEA registration in good standing with valid Malpractice insurance. A valid, current driver’s license with proof of automobile insurance is also required.

    Please submit your CV to www.fourseasonscfl.org/careers/ or for additional information, please contact Yvonne Cano, Recruiter/HR Generalist, at 828-233-0301 or ycano@fourseasonscfl.org.

    **NOTE: Call is required with this position.



    APN, Supportive Care Program
    Indianapolis, IN
    Posted 12-17-13

    In this role you’ll provide specialty advanced practice nursing care to develop the plan of care as well as counsel and educate patients, families, caregivers and health care team members in the management of health care needs.

    Qualifications:

    • MSN
    • Current IN RN license
    • Current NP Certification by ANA, National Certification Corporation, or Specialty Organization departments
    • 3 years of clinical nursing experience
    • 2 years of oncology or ICU experience and nurse practitioner experience
    • Palliative/hospice certification within 2 years of hire to the position

    Please apply at jobs.stvincent.org and search for Job# 51521.



    Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Posted 12-17-13

    The Palliative Care and Hospice Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) works in collaboration with a physician to deliver palliative care and hospice services to both inpatient and outpatient programs. Primary responsibility is for the coordination and implementation palliative care and hospice services to patients. Responsibilities include visiting patients at their place of residence, in the hospital or clinic, performing physical, psychosocial and spiritual assessments, detailing patient history, establishing goals of care and evaluation of patient’s terminal prognosis and ongoing hospice certification. The APRN assumes responsibility for developing a plan of care that is mutually established with the patient / family, attending physician and interdisciplinary team, with realistic patient-focused outcomes as the goals of the plan of care.

    If you are interested in learning more about this position, please feel free to contact Kelli Salow, Physician & Provider Recruiter at (319) 730-9513 or at Kelli.Salow@unitypoint.org.



    Palliative Care NP
    Fairbanks, AK
    Posted 12-17-13

    Fairbanks Memorial Hospital is preparing to build their Palliative Care program and we are looking for an experienced Palliative Care NP to lead these initiatives through the design and development of this service to our patients in the interior of Alaska. Not only is this a challenging opportunity for an exceptional NP, but an exciting lifestyle opportunity as well. Relocation assistance, furnished housing, and a generous sign on bonus are available for the right candidate.

    Fairbanks Memorial Hospital is a non-profit facility owned by the Greater Fairbanks Community Hospital Foundation and managed by Banner Health. A JCAHO-accredited facility with 152 licensed beds, Fairbanks Memorial Hospital is the primary referral center for residents of Alaska's interior.

    Please contact Jen Hoskins via email for more information: jennifer.hoskins@bannerhealth.com



    ARNP – Palliative Care
    Mount Vernon, WA
    Posted 12-17-13

    Skagit Valley Hospital seeks ARNP for Palliative Care. Full time, hospital based, Mon-Fri, flexible hours, work with physicians and Palliative Care team in a active practice delivering palliative care and related health care services to patients and families. Masters Degree in Nursing, minimum 5 years experience, clinical nursing care in oncology, hospice, geriatrics or intensive care preferred. Certified, or eligible as a Clinical Nurse Specialist or Nurse Practitioner. Controlled substance license required. Licensed in state of Washington. We offer excellent compensation and benefits, relocation reimbursement, EMR and MSW support.

    Please send CV and cover letter to Cathryn Martin at cmartin@srclinics.org or call 360.848.4211.

    Visit us: skagitvalleyhospital.org



    Advance Practice Nurse Prescriber (APNP) – Palliative Care
    Green Bay, WI
    Posted 11-29-13

    St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay, WI has a challenging full-time opportunity for an Advance Practice Nurse Prescriber responsible to perform and/or coordinate patient care in Palliative Care utilizing the nursing process in collaboration with physicians and other health care providers along the continuum of care.

    Master’s Degree in Nursing. Minimum of 4 years of recent, relevant clinical experience; experience in management of patients across the care continuum. Current WI RN license. D.E.A./WI Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber license required. Certification as an Advanced Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse (ACHPN) or will attain within 2 years of joining department. Pain Certification desired. Current CPR certification.

    For more information and to apply on-line visit www.stvincenthospital.org



    Palliative Care Advanced Practice Nurse (Nurse Practitioner)
    Sylva, SC
    Posted 11-29-13

    WestCare Health System is seeking a Palliative Care Advanced Practice Nurse (Nurse Practitioner) to provide care to acutely and critically ill patients living with advanced chronic illness, or potentially life-limiting conditions. This individual will have an opportunity to help shape a new, developing hospital based palliative care program while contributing to a well-established hospice agency. This is an excellent chance to support the growth and development of a wide-ranging Palliative Care program. The provider will find excellent support and cohesiveness within the small, yet dedicated multi-disciplinary hospice and palliative care team.

    WestCare Health System was formed through a partnership of Harris Regional Hospital in Sylva, NC and Swain County Hospital in Bryson City, NC in 1997 and serves Jackson, Swain, Macon and Graham counties with primary and subspecialty care, outpatient facilities and urgent care. The WestCare Board of Trustees has recently announced its intent to pursue a relationship with Duke LifePoint Healthcare, a joint venture of Duke University Health System and LifePoint Hospitals.

    To learn more or apply for this position visit our online posting.



    Nurse Practitioner
    Various Locations
    Posted 11-20-13

    Join our exceptional Evercare team. As a Nurse Practitioner on the Hospice and Palliative Care Team, you will provide palliative care to patients in skilled nursing facilities, hospitals and their homes. This excellent opportunity affords a flexible autonomous role bringing enormous satisfaction in the care and comfort of our aging population. Additionally, you will build meaningful relationships with the residents and their families. This is for the Evercare Hospice and Palliative Care Program. The Nurse Practitioner will collaborate with the Executive Director, Medical Director and Clinical Services Manager to ensure that all patients are seen in a timely manner.

    Listen to our NPs describe their work at Evercare: http://bit.ly/NPVideo

    Key responsibilities of the NP include:

    • Providing primary care and palliative care for patients in skilled nursing facilities, hospitals and patient homes
    • Coordinate services with the physician
    • Collaborating with the nursing staff and the patients' families
    • An opportunity to learn palliative care is offered at Evercare
    • Documentation and education

    Qualifications:

    • Current, unrestricted NP license in the State where this position is located
    • Nurse Practitioner national certification as ANP, FNP, or GNP
    • Palliative care experience
    • A clinical background in adult, family or geriatric specialties
    • Reliable transportation and insurance
    • Intermediate level of proficiency in PC based word processing including Microsoft Word and Outlook

    OptumHealth helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments; helping them to navigate the system, finance their health care needs and stay on track with their health goals. No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way. And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation & Performance.

    Mona Matranga | Sr. Clinical Sourcing Strategist
    UNITEDHEALTH GROUP | Talent Acquisition
    E: mona_matranga@uhg.com | D: 952.905.7599 | F: 877.266.2162



    Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner
    Wheaton, IL
    Posted 11-20-13

    HomeCare Physicians, a well established, nationally recognized house call program is seeking APNs to join this growing practice of providing excellent palliative care and primary care to home-bound patients living with serious illnesses. Our APN sees approximately 5-6 patients a day. This expanding program offers opportunities for professional growth locally, regionally, and nationally. On-call duty is light with no inpatient hospital work. Salary is competitive with excellent benefits. For more information or to submit a curriculum vitae for consideration, please contact:

    Paul Chiang, MD
    HomeCare Physicians
    1800 North Main, Wheaton, IL 60187
    P: 630 614 4960, F: 630 682 3727
    Email: Paul.Chiang@Cadencehealth.org
    Web site: www.homecarephysicians.org



    Nurse Practitioner, Palliative Care
    Fairbanks, AK
    Posted 11-20-13

    Full-Time, 40 hrs/wk - days, for a qualified Nurse Practitioner to join us at Fairbanks Memorial Hospital, located in Fairbanks, Alaska. Fairbanks Memorial is JCAHO accredited and has been serving the greater Fairbanks community for more than 30 years.

    • Possess knowledge of clinical care and patient treatment as normally obtained through the completion of Master’s Degree in Nursing
    • Must be certified to practice by the State Board of Nursing within a particular population as a nurse practitioner
    • Requires current 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 directly online to: https://jobs-bannerhealth.icims.com/jobs/121249/palliative-care-nurse-practitioner/job. For questions, please call: Jennifer Hoskins, Recruiter, at 907-458-5578; or via e-mail, at: jennifer.hoskins@bannerhealth.com. EOE



    CNRP, Palliative Care
    Norristown, PA
    Posted 11-11-13

    Fornance Physician Service is our primary care network providing care to individuals of all ages, from infants to senior citizens. Our network of physicians includes Family Practice doctors, Internists, Obstetricians, Gynecologists and Pediatricians.

    In this role you will be responsible for:

    • Working in collaboration with the physician to provide consultation in palliative care, symptom management
    • Facilitates clarification of patient and family goals of care, provides symptom management
    • Assists with diagnosis, treatment and complex management of acute and chronic health conditions impacting patient quality of life
    • Support the hospice program at times for face to face visits
    • This position requires providing service to the following age population(s) adult

    Apply Here: http://www.Click2apply.net/67j7pmt



    Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner
    Weymouth, MA
    Posted 11-11-13

    The Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner, in concert with a multi-disciplinary team, provides initial and ongoing clinical assessment for patients with advanced and/or progressive medical conditions who are referred for palliative care consultation. Consultations can take place in either the inpatient or outpatient settings. The nurse practitioner will modify the plan of care, as needed, in collaboration with the attending and/or consulting physicians. The main foci are: symptom management; assistance with decision-making and goals of care; collaboration with the interdisciplinary team to provide and facilitate emotional, spiritual, bereavement support, and coordination of care until death or discharge. The Nurse Practitioner will also serve as a clinician educator and as an educational expert and will be expected to provide assistance with the multiple palliative care educational endeavors throughout the South Shore community. The service is expanding and the Nurse Practitioner will need to be involved in both night telephone call and weekend coverage when this is developed. The Palliative Care Service is a new, growing and well respected service that is looking for an experienced, competent, and compassionate Nurse Practitioner who will take an active part in the continued development of the service.

    Qualifications
    Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a Master's degree. Prefer two (2) years experience as a Nurse Practitioner in a palliative care of hospice. Prefer hospital experience, particularly helpful to have oncology or intensive care experience. Certification as an Adult, Family or Geriatric Nurse Practitioner through ANCC or AANP. Current Federal DEA Certificate. Current Massachusetts Controlled Substance Registration (MCSR) Certificate Speciality certification in Advanced Palliative Nursing (ACHPN) expected or to be obtained within 15 months of hire. ACLS-Advanced Cardiac Life Support. Clear and direct verbal and written communication. Demonstrated competency in providing comprehensive health care including evaluation, diagnosis and treatment. Knowledge of accreditation standards and compliance requirements. Knowledge of Billing and Coding standards. In-depth knowledge of Hospice and Palliative Care.

    Email: Susan_Leonard@sshosp.org
    www.southshorehospital.org/findajob
    Phone: 781-624-8619
    Fax: 781-331-4098
    Address: 55 Fogg Road, South Weymouth, MA 02190



    Advanced Practice Nurse
    Columbus, OH
    Posted 11-07-13

    The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is seeking an advanced practice nurse to join the growing Division of Palliative Medicine. Our interdisciplinary team works collaboratively to provide palliative care for acute care inpatients throughout the academic medical center, managing symptoms and facilitating advanced care planning with patients and families at any point along the disease trajectory.

    Responsibilities:

    • Consultant
    • Provide palliative care even as patients receive advanced medical therapies
    • Complex symptom management
    • Facilitate goals of care discussion and shared decision-making
    • Address physical, psychosocial and spiritual issues
    • Promote palliative education

    Qualifications:

    • Master’s prepared nurse
    • APN board certification
    • 2+ years of relevant and related experience
    • Broad clinical knowledge
    • Excellent communication and clinical skills

    Please send CV to Robin.Vachon-Kraut@osumc.edu



    Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner
    Charlotte, NC
    Posted 11-07-13

    Carolinas Palliative Care and Hospice Network (CPCHN) in Charlotte, NC is currently seeking nurse practitioners to join our rapidly growing and highly integrated palliative care program within Carolinas HealthCare System.

    CPCHN is the primary vehicle for ensuring the delivery of high quality palliative, hospice and end of life care in the communities Carolinas HealthCare System serves. Successful advanced practice candidates should have the following qualifications:

    • Board certified in their primary specialty
    • Board certified / eligible in Hospice and Palliative Nursing or a willingness to pursue this certification within 18 months of hire
    • Demonstrated experience in hospice or hospital-based palliative care program either as an RN (new graduates) or as an APRN

    Advanced practice nurses (APNs) are a vital component of our interdisciplinary program. Our practitioners enjoy the ability to practice at the top of their license through a unique combination of autonomous practice blended with collegial support. Our environment is ripe for leadership, mentoring, and educational opportunities in the promotion of professional growth.

    We offer competitive compensation packages to our employed APNs. Our comprehensive benefits package includes: relocation stipend, (APNs) health, dental and vision plans, 401k matched savings plan, defined pension plan, life insurance, malpractice insurance, disability insurance, CME allowance, and paid time off.

    We invite you to contact our APN Recruiter to learn more about this exciting opportunity: Katherine.brantley@carolinashealthcare.org



    Nurse Practitioner
    Winchester, VA
    Posted 11-07-13

    Blue Ridge Hospice, based in Winchester, VA seeks a nurse practitioner.

    Job Responsibilities

    • Collaborates with the hospice & palliative care interdisciplinary teams
    • Provide hospice homecare & palliative care patient visits
    • Rotating on-call duties
    • Provides support & education to hospice nurses
    • Provides comprehensive medical & psychosocial evals, diagnosis & treatment

    Qualifications:

    • Nurse Practitioner, Virginia license, Master’s degree
    • Prescriptive ability in Virginia with current DEA
    • Min of 2 years of experience
    • Excellent assessment, diagnosis & treatment skills
    • Self-directed, motivated, & highly organized
    • Strong patient & family advocate for comfort, goals of care & end of life

    Submit resume:

    Ellen Hicks, Blue Ridge Hospice
    333 W. Cork Street
    Winchester, VA 22601
    ehicks@blueridgehospice.org



    Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
    Seattle, WA
    Posted 11-07-2013

    The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance/UW Medicine are seeking a Palliative Care ARNP/PA-C to join our growing program. This clinician provides evaluation and medical management to Palliative Care patients at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.

    Responsibilities

    • Management of outpatient Palliative care patients
    • Collaborates and consults with multidisciplinary teams
    • Provide education, support and bereavement support for other clinical colleagues
    • Education of Students, Fellows, Attending Physicians, and Advanced Practice Providers.

    Qualifications

    • One year experience as an ARNP/PA-C in Hematology, Oncology, Palliative or Hospice care
    • Excellent communication and clinical skills
    • Motivated, self-reflective clinician who participates in self-evaluation and education and responds well to critiques

    For more information or to submit a CV:
    Gabrielle Zecha: gzecha@seattlecca.org or apply at: http://www.fhcrc.org/en/careers.html



    ICU Nurse Practitioner - Palliative Medicine
    Houston, TX
    Posted 11-07-2013

    The University of Texas at Houston (UT Health) School of Medicine has an opening for an Acute Care NP on our palliative care team. We are an interdisciplinary group that serves a diverse population of patients who have been diagnosed with serious illnesses at Memorial Hermann Hospital - Medical Center in Houston, TX. Clinical activities for the position include palliative care consultations, providing end-of-life care on an inpatient palliative care service and participating in the weekend coverage schedule.

    To apply for the position, follow this link: https://jobs.uth.tmc.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=378939

    Please contact Johnathan Leonard at Johnathan.leonard@uth.tmc.edu with any questions.



    Palliative Care Program Manager
    Grand Blanc, MI
    Posted 11-07-2013

    Genesys Health System (Grand Blanc, MI) seeks a full time Palliative Care Program Manager. Manage clinical program activities, workflow and nursing resources. Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to assist with problem identification and resolution, cost containment issues, implementation of new services, and systems/performance measures. Provide treatment and management of health conditions via prescriptive authority. Provide oversight of the quality component of program, including identification of key clinical/financial measures, establishment of methodology for data collection/analysis and improvement strategies to address clinical/financial outcomes.

    Qualifications: Master's level degree in Nursing required. Current MI licensure as a Registered Nurse. Certification as Palliative care RN required within 2 years. Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider is required.

    Please apply online at www.genesys.org or contact Danielle Zuccaro at 810-606-6909/danielle.zuccaro@genesys.org



    Nurse Practitioner, Palliative Care
    Temple, TX
    Posted 10-20-2013

    The Scott & White is seeking Nurse Practitioner to join their growing specialty in the Division in Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

    • Outstanding opportunity to contribute in the development of a comprehensive Palliative Care Model, with plans to expand to the outpatient setting and develop system wide Palliative care services.
    • Work within a small, dedicated interdisciplinary team.
    • Excellent opportunity for compassionate, outgoing and motivated provider.
    • Plans are underway to establish an accredited Palliative Medicine Fellowship.

    Forward your resume to:
    Coy Bell
    cobell@sw.org

    Effective 1/1/13, Scott & White does not hire persons who use tobacco or nicotine products. EOE



    Nurse Practitioner - Palliative Care
    Greeley, CO
    Posted 10-25-2013

    • Qualifications: Preferred 1+ years’ experience in Hospice or Palliative Care as a NP
    • New NP grads accepted
    • Licensed RN and NP for the state of Colorado
    • DEA license with prescriptive authority
    • Flexible with travel for some home care patients
    • NP experience in an acute setting

    Banner Health offers the Total Rewards Benefit Package:

    • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision and pharmacy plans
    • Paid time off plans
    • Eligible for benefits coverage within 30 days
    • Financial savings resources
    • Career advancement and optimal work/life balance
    • Apply online at www.BannerHealth.com/careers" to Job ID# 117365.

      For more information email Shawna Timberman at shawna.timberman@bannerhealth.com



      Nurse Practitioner - Full-time day position 830am-5pm
      Stony Brook, NY
      Posted 10-011-2013

      Required: Current NYS RN License. Master’s Degree in Nursing. NYS Certification as an Acute Care, Palliative Care, or Adult Health Nurse Practitioner. Two years current experience as aNurse Practitioner in Acute Care or Palliative Care setting. Preferred: Certification in Advanced Practice in Palliative Care. Critical care experience..

      See complete additional information online at: http://www.stonybrook.edu/jobs/

      Submit a state application, resume and cover letter reflecting #UH-S-5745-13-S to: Stony Brook University Medical Center, UH Human Resources, ProfessionalEmployment, 3 Technology Drive, Suite 100, East Setauket , NY 11733-4073. Deadline: 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 10/09/2013, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section. AA/EOEE



      Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
      Beverly, MA
      Posted 10-02-2013

      Beverly Hospital is currently seeking an Advance Care Planning Program Manager. This position is responsible for creating, implementing and evaluating a system-wide Lahey Health Advance Care Planning Program. The result of these conversations is usually a health care directive document and often a MOLST form. This health care and advance care planning (including end of-life care) program will be implemented in Lahey Health’s hospitals, primary care practices and post-acute facilities, including skilled nursing facilities and home care. The goal is also to spread this program to our communities.

      QUALIFICATIONS:

      Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred: nursing or clinical social work. Experience and knowledge in end-of-life and advance care planning processes required.

      Full time - 40 hrs/wk; 8a-4:30p. To apply send your resume to labbott@nhs-healthlink.org or visit our website at www.beverlyhospital.org.



      Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
      Houston, TX
      Posted 10-02-2013

      The University of Texas Physicians group is seeking a full-time Acute Care Nurse Practitioner to join our adult ICU palliative care program.

      Responsibilities include:

      • Performing relevant patient assessments and physical examinations
      • Coordinating, directing, and implementing patient's plan of care
      • Ordering, conducting, and interpreting pertinent laboratory and diagnostic studies and procedures
      • Making medical recommendations and/or referrals
      • Formulating, implementing, and evaluating an outcome-based treatment plan
      • Maintaining appropriate records detailing the patient's treatment plans and outcomes
      • Facilitating patient education related to medical processes, medication, nutrition, and health promotion
      • Collaborating with patients, families, other clinicians, and referral services to assist in the patient's recovery
      • Other duties as assigned

      Qualifications

      • Bachelor's degree in Nursing
      • Successful completion of an accredited, two-year advanced-level nurse practitioner program
      • Current Advanced Nurse Practitioner certification- ACNP
      • Current RN/APRN license issued by the Texas Board of Nursing

      To apply, please visit: https://jobs.uth.tmc.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=372929

      If you have any additional questions, please contact Johnathan Leonard at Johnathan.leonard@uth.tmc.edu



      Palliative Care and Hospice Clinical Team Manager
      Colchester, NY
      Posted 10-02-2013

      Palliative Care and Hospice Clinical Team Manager Lead a community-based clinical team of RNs and LNAs for a growing end-of-life care program. You will be responsible for high quality clinical and financial outcomes for services provided to patients while leading an interdisciplinary team. You will oversee services provided to our clients, as well as supervise, support and educate staff in the field and in the office.

      This position requires a current Vermont RN license with verifiable clinical experience, broad based clinical home health and hospice knowledge, and strong supervisory, training and communication skills with a team focus. This position is full time and offers excellent benefits.

      For more information or to submit a resume and cover letter:

      Jason Desrochers, PHR
      VNA of Chittenden and Grand Isle Counties
      1110 Prim Rd
      Colchester, VT 05446
      Phone: 802-860-4447
      Fax: 802-860-4478
      Email: careers@vnacares.org Web site: http://www.vnacares.org



      Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner
      New York City, NY
      Posted 10-02-2013

      Transform your career as a Nurse Practitioner within the Palliative Care Consult Service at New York-Presbyterian/Cornell University Medical Center.

      In this role, you’ll float across a variety of adult floors, consulting on cases ranging from neurological and cardiac conditions to chronic pain and organ failure.

      Join us, and help redefine models for palliative and end-of-life care.

      The qualified candidate is a critical thinker with at least two years of palliative care or oncology NP experience in an acute or subacute setting. ICU experience is preferred. NYS licensure and a Master’s degree in Advanced Practice is required. Ideal candidates are able to function independently and possess strong communication skills.

      Experience an outcomes-driven center, where patient and employee satisfaction scores are at all-time highs. Be a nurse who Makes It Possible.

      To apply, visit our website at http://careers.nyp.org



      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.



      Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner
      Los Angeles, CA
      Posted 09-21-2013

      Serve as a clinician for patient visits in various settings. Consultation visit will focus on symptom management and goals of care including advanced directives or POLST. The APN is responsible for community outreach and working to educate practitioners regarding palliative care.

      Requires graduation from a NP Program approved by the BRN, current State of California unrestricted NP license, current DEA Certificate, and a minimum of 3 years’ clinical nursing experience is required. Palliative care certification is a plus.

      We offer a very competitive salary package and benefits.

      Submit your application:

      • Create a profile at: www.cedars-sinai.edu/careers
      • Click on Career Center
      • Select the Career Center for Cedars-Sinai Medical Delivery Network
      • Apply to req# 10357



      Nurse Practitioner - Palliative Care
      Chicago, IL
      Posted 09-16-2013

      Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, a member of Trinity Health, located in the heart of Chicago, Il, seeks a Full-time Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner to join our palliative care program.

      Palliative Care Hospital setting - Nurse Practitioner - Full time

      • NP with five years of experience (preferred) in internal medicine, pain management, or palliative care medicine.
      • National certification through ANCC or AANP required.
      • Special interest or certification in pain management and palliative care (preferred).
      • Nurse Practitioners with IL APRN license with prescriptive authority
      • DEA number or qualifications to obtain
      • Excellent consultation and collaborative skills desired

      For immediate consideration please apply online at www.mercy-chicago.org or email cover letter and resume to lhill@mercy-chicago.org



      Nurse Practitioner (Fulltime Days)
      Valparaiso, IN
      Posted 09-16-2013

      AseraCare Palliative Medicine seeks a qualified Nurse Practitioner to practice independently and in collaboration with other healthcare providers to provide primary palliative medical care to patients who are primarily within the last two years of life. You will be responsible for evaluating, making recommendations, co-managing, and treating patient’s chronic medical needs in a variety of settings.

      The compassionate, outgoing individual we seek will be a graduate of an accredited program, and have Board Certification as a Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, Adult Nurse Practitioner, or equivalent and possess the following attributes:

      • An entrepreneurial spirit
      • Previous experience in Palliative Medicine/Care, geriatrics, home health, Hospice, and/or pain management preferred but not required
      • Willingness to travel within the greater Northwest IN area
      • High degree of comfort in various treatment settings including patients’ homes, skilled nursing facilities, etc.

      To learn how you can make a difference, contact:

      Tracy Shultz
      tracy.shultz@goldenliving.com
      P: 717-344-5546 F: 479-201-0640

      Or apply online at: www.aseracare.jobs/pspa



      Nurse Practitioner
      Washington, DC
      Posted 09-16-2013

      George Washington University Hospital, located in Washington, DC, is seeking a nurse practitioner for a position within our well established, hospital-based palliative care program. Due to significant expansion in our clinical services, we have opportunities for this integral member of the interdisciplinary team to join our consultation service. Responsibilities include providing comprehensive medical and psychosocial evaluations of patients and their families, extensive involvement and participation in discharge planning. Qualified candidates must possess broad clinical knowledge, demonstrated experience in palliative care, strong theory-based practice, excellent interpersonal/communication skills. A master’s degree in nursing, national certification and a DC license are required. For more information and to apply, please contact Stacey Keeling at skeeling@mfa.gwu.edu.



      Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Palliative Medicine
      Houston, TX
      Posted 08-26-2013

      The University of Texas at Houston (UT Health) School of Medicine has an opening for a pediatric nurse practitioner on our palliative care team. We are an interdisciplinary group that serves a growing population of perinatal, neonatal, and pediatric patients who have been diagnosed with a serious illnesses at Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital in Houston, TX. Clinical activities for the position will include palliative care consultations, providing end-of-life care on an inpatient palliative care service, and participating in the weekend coverage schedule.

      To submit an application, follow this link: https://jobs.uth.tmc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=94595

      Please contact Patrick Jones at patrick.m.jones@uth.tmc.edu with any questions.



      Nurse Practitioner - Palliative Medicine
      Westchester Cty, NY
      Posted 08-22-2013

      WESTMED Medical Group, a large outpatient rapidly growing, financially strong, physician-owned and managed multi-specialty group practice located in Westchester County, is seeking a nurse practitioner (NP) to join our established Palliative Medicine Service. Due to growth and success of the clinical service we have opportunity for a part time and full time NP to join our outpatient consultation service.

      Responsibilities include providing comprehensive medical and psychosocial evaluations of patients and their families, skilled and meticulous symptom management, with involvement and participation in medical management and continuity of care efforts for individuals living with serious illness. Consultation settings may include outpatient, hospital and nursing home locations.

      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.

      • NP with 3 years’ experience preferred in internal medicine, pain management, oncology, hospital or palliative medicine.
      • National certification through ANCC required.
      • Certification through NBCHPN or certification eligible preferred
      • Monday - Friday schedule with rotating call duties.
      • Competitive compensation packages

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

      koconnell@westmedgroup.com
      Fax: 914-862-1318



      Medical Directors


      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.



      Palliative Care Medical Director
      Atlanta, GA
      Posted 10-03-2013

      PPiedmont Atlanta Hospital has an immediate need for a full time Palliative Care Medical Director physician. Physician must be Board Certified in Palliative Care. This is a great position for a physician seeking the opportunity to develop, lead and grow a Palliative Care Program while receiving the full support of Piedmont’s flagship hospital. The duties will be 50% Administrative, 50% Clinical on the Palliative Care service. The Palliative Care team currently consists of 2 nurse practitioners, 1 clinical social worker, 1 chaplain, and a shared administrative assistant. The program is expected to grow as it becomes successful within the hospital community. We are excited to hire a Medical Director who can further develop and lead this program to success! The compensation model is a competitive salary plus bonus structure.

      Recently named “Top Acute-Care Community Hospital” and No. 2 hospital in Metro Atlanta by U.S. News and Report, Piedmont Atlanta Hospital offers all major medical, surgical and diagnostic care. This 529-bed, acute-tertiary care community hospital employs over 1,100 physicians and 4,000 staff members. For consideration please email your CV to cindy.baeder@piedmont.org or fax to 678-244-5154.



      Part-Time Hospice Medical Director
      Atlanta, GA
      Posted 09-16-2013

      Tender Touch Atlanta, LLC is Hospice in Downtown Atlanta seeking an energetic long-term Medical Director that believes in the Hospice philosophy. The Medical Director should understand the crucial stage of a start Hospice, and be willing to work and encourage a success of the company.

      Duties:

      • Ensures patients are hospice appropriate, determining the need for discharge, continuous care, and admission criteria.
      • Review patients’ attending physicians’ clinical documentation for disease process, drug regimen, and health at time Hospice admission.
      • Responsible for assuring the face-to-face medical assessment (when applicable).
      • Participate in interdisciplinary team meetings
      • 10-15 Hours/Month

      m.thomas@tendertouchonline.com, 770-306-9668 or C: 301-213-3025
      www.tendertouchonline.com



      Medical Director
      Chester, PA
      Posted 08-11-2013

      Crozer Keystone Health System, the premier the premier health system in Delaware County, PA - is seeking a Medical Director of Palliative Care. Primary responsibilities include providing palliative medicine consultation (in inpatient, ICU and outpatient settings) and program development to integrate palliative care within the organization.

      The ideal candidate will have:

      • MD or DO with license to practice in Pennsylvania
      • Board Certified in primary specialty and Palliative Care Medicine
      • 2-3 years experience in Palliative care
      • Experience and leadership in medical administration.
      • Expertise in program development, education, and quality.
      • Demonstrated expertise in management and supervision of other healthcare professionals, especially physicians and Advanced Practice nurses

      As an employed provider you will enjoy system-wide support and a robust physician referral base of 300+ employed providers. We offer competitive salary, excellent benefits and a great location to make this a wonderful opportunity.

      Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a cover letter and CV for immediate consideration to Richard Litwin, Physician Recruiter at Richard.Litwin@crozer.org.
      www.crozerkeystone.org



      Social Workers


      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



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      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


      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