Physicians

Palliative Care Medical Director

April 3, 2019

Where

WellSpan Health
Gettysburg, PA, United States

Description

Palliative Care Medical Director
WellSpan Health

WellSpan Health, a sophisticated medical community in south central Pennsylvania, is seeking a part-time physician to serve as Palliative Care Medical Director for the system. WellSpan encompasses a large area including Lancaster, Lebanon, York, Adams and Franklin Counties.

About the Position
• Part-time employed position with WellSpan Medical Group (WMG)
• WMG currently employs 1,500 providers
• Experience in hospice and/or palliative care is required
• Fellowship training in Hospice and Palliative Medicine preferred
• Will report to the Medical Director of Post-Acute Services and Continuing Care
• 50% (10 hours per week) of the physician’s time will be administrative
• The remaining 10 hours will clinically support the Palliative Care program in Gettysburg
• CRNPs provide primarily inpatient services and one day per week of outpatient
• Palliative Care office is located on the campus of Gettysburg Hospital
• The physician will help educate fellow WMG providers re: timely referrals to hospice
• Large referral base of WMG primary care and specialty providers
• Multidisciplinary team strives to avoid hospital admissions during last months of life
• Excellent support from WMG leadership and an experienced Senior Practice Manager

Benefits
• Competitive salary & generous signing bonus
• Benefits including a rich retirement plan (6% employer contribution)
• Five weeks of scheduled time off & six paid holidays
• Full relocation (pack & move) at no cost
• Malpractice with tail coverage

Lifestyle/Community
• Abundant outdoor activities include golf, fishing and hiking the nearby Appalachian Trail
• Family oriented community with excellent public and private schools
• Close proximity to Baltimore/DC metro areas

For immediate confidential consideration or to learn more, please contact
Ann Reid, Physician Recruiter Phone: 717-812-4377
E-mail: areid2@wellspan.org

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