Palliative care physician
January 13, 2020
Laguna Honda Hospital
San Francisco, CA, United States
780 bed long term care facility with a 60 bed palliative care unit is searching for a physician who will lead the patient care team on the palliative care unit and provide hospital-wide palliative care consults.
The physician will be in charge of screening and acceptance of patients coming to the unit. Work hours are 8 AM to 5 PM Monday to Friday. After hours and weekends are covered by night and weekend physicians. This is an opportunity with the City and County of San Francisco Department of Public Health. The position has good support of the administration and other medical staff. There is a dedicated and skilled nursing staff on the unit. We prefer Hospice/Palliative Care trained or FP/IM board certified physician with 2 years palliative care experience. We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits.