Physician

Physician – FT or PT

Type of position: Physician

Date Posted: Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Hospice Program: Hospice of Marion County

Location: Ocala ; Marion County

Description:

 

Job Description:

Provides direct medical care as needed to patients assigned to an interdisciplinary team and collaborates with members of the team providing direction and support to maintain the highest quality of hospice and palliative care standards for the patients.

 

Qualifications:

  • A medical degree and Florida licensure as a Physician required.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and work experience in health care related industries, hospice or palliative medical practice, and symptom management preferred.
  • Willing to prepare for, and meet the requirements for eligibility for the American Academy of Hospice Physicians Palliative Care certification and exam within 2 years.
  • Must have a valid Florida driver’s license, maintain current auto insurance coverage and have access to a reliable automobile.

Apply:

Please apply online at:

www.hospiceofmarion.com/careers.

Click on Requisition Number 15-0032

Please attach CV.

Team Physician, FT

Type of position: Physician

Date Posted: Sunday, February 8, 2015

Hospice Program: Cornerstone Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc.

Location: Winter Haven, FL

Description:

 

The Team Physician is responsible to the Chief Medical Officer

 

 

Role: 

Provides direct medical care as needed to patients in their homes, nursing homes, Hospice Houses and in the hospital, as well as provides physician direction and guidance to the Hospice program, staff, contractors and volunteers to ensure the maintenance of quality care for patients and families.

 

 

Qualifications:

  • Licensed as a physician in the state of Florida.
  • Board Certified in Hospice & Palliative Medicine (HPM) or currently working towards Board Certification.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and is licensed/board-certified in primary care, oncology specialty, or other approved medical specialty, having maintained requirements for ongoing certification.
  • Maintains active hospital privileges in a hospital within service area of this hospice.
  • Ability to make home visits.
  • Valid Florida driver’s license with required auto liability insurance.

 

Apply:

 

If interested, please apply online by following the link:

www.cshopsice.org.

 

 

Administrative offices located at:

2445 Lane Park Road

Tavares, FL 32778

 

Covering Lake/Sumter/Orange/Osceola/Polk/Hardee/Highlands Counties.

 

Cornerstone Hospice is a mission centered organization with a reputation for providing quality care and leading edge services. We are a family-friendly employer, offer very competitive wages & benefits, and a friendly & professional work environment.

Staff Physician

Type of position: Physician

Date Posted: Friday, January 23, 2015

Hospice Program: LifePath Hospice – Medical Services

Location: Tampa, FL

Description:

 

As a compassionate non-profit organization since 1983, Chapters Health System is committed to enhancing the lives of those affected by advancing age or illness. Through our comprehensive system of healthcare choices, we deliver expert care and heartfelt support to guide the community during the aging and end-of-life journey. From hospice and palliative care for adults and children suffering with life-limiting illnesses to in-home and community-based services for frail but independent seniors, Chapters Health offers a wide range of support services along life’s ever-changing landscape.

 

Role:

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

 

Qualifications:

  • MD or DO from an accredited medical school
  • Licensed to practice medicine in the State of Florida
  • Current DEA number
  • Eligible for malpractice coverage under company policy terms
  • Board eligible or board certified in a recognized field of the American Board of Medical Specialties
  • Knowledge and experience in palliative medical practice and symptom management
  • Basic computer skills including use of email and word processing (Microsoft Outlook and Word or equivalent programs)
  • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance in the State of Florida; must have reliable transportation to be able to meet visit schedule
  • Must be able to physically access any home in any LifePath Hospice area, i.e., navigate stairs, and narrow spaces, tolerate heat and lack of air conditioning.
  • Ability to manage the emotional stress of working with and caring for terminally ill patients and their families
  • Plan to become certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties in Hospice and Palliative Medicine when eligible if not already certified

 

Apply:

Our team members thrive in an environment that fosters teamwork and professional growth. Our location offers the perfect Florida lifestyle to promote the ideal work / life balance. We reward each employee’s talent with a competitive salary and outstanding benefits.

 

To learn more about our opportunities and organization, we invite you to apply online at:

https://chaptershealth.applicantpro.com/jobs/171838.html

 

Palliative Care Physician

Type of position: Palliative, Physician

Date Posted: Friday, January 23, 2015

Hospice Program: Chapters Health System

Location: Temple Terrace, FL

Description:

 

As a compassionate non-profit organization since 1983, Chapters Health System is committed to enhancing the lives of those affected by advancing age or illness. Through our comprehensive system of healthcare choices, we deliver expert care and heartfelt support to guide the community during the aging and end-of-life journey. From hospice and palliative care for adults and children suffering with life-limiting illnesses to in-home and community-based services for frail but independent seniors, Chapters Health offers a wide range of support services along life’s ever-changing landscape.

 

Role:

The Palliative Care Physician has the responsibility of providing high quality care and treatment of palliative care patients served by the company. S/he provides comprehensive and efficient consultative patient care and utilizes clinical expertise in decision making while promoting maximization of quality of life for the company’s patients and caregivers. S/he provides physician direction and guidance to the company’s palliative staff while assisting in maximizing access to care for eligible palliative care patients.

 

Qualifications:

  • MD or DO from an accredited medical school
  • Licensed to practice medicine in the State of Florida
  • Current DEA number
  • Eligible for malpractice coverage under company policy terms
  • Board eligible or board certified by ABMS recognized specialty.
  • Knowledge and experience in palliative medical practice and symptom management preferred
  • Basic computer skills including use of email and word processing (Microsoft Outlook and Word or equivalent programs)
  • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance in the State of Florida; must have reliable transportation to be able to meet visit schedule
  • Must be able to physically access any home in any service area in which care is provided, i.e., navigate stairs, and narrow spaces, tolerate heat and lack of air conditioning
  • Ability to manage the emotional stress of working with and caring for terminally ill patients and their families
  • Plan to become certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties in Hospice and Palliative Medicine when eligible if not already certified

 

Apply:

Our team members thrive in an environment that fosters teamwork and professional growth. Our location offers the perfect Florida lifestyle to promote the ideal work / life balance. We reward each employee’s talent with a competitive salary and outstanding benefits.

 

To learn more about our opportunities and organization, we invite you to apply online at:

https://chaptershealth.applicantpro.com/jobs/171783.html

Staff Physician – Medical Services

Type of position: Physician

Date Posted: Friday, January 23, 2015

Hospice Program: Good Shepherd Hospice

Location: Sebring, FL

Description:

 

As a compassionate non-profit organization since 1983, Chapters Health System is committed to enhancing the lives of those affected by advancing age or illness. Through our comprehensive system of healthcare choices, we deliver expert care and heartfelt support to guide the community during the aging and end-of-life journey.  From hospice and palliative care for adults and children suffering with life-limiting illnesses to in-home and community-based services for frail but independent seniors, Chapters Health offers a wide range of support services along life’s ever-changing landscape.

 

Role:

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

Qualifications:

  • MD or DO from an accredited medical school
  • Licensed to practice medicine in the State of Florida
  • Current DEA number
  • Eligible for malpractice coverage under company policy terms
  • Board eligible or board certified in a recognized field of the American Board of Medical Specialties
  • Knowledge and experience in palliative medical practice and symptom management
  • Basic computer skills including use of email and word processing (Microsoft Outlook and Word or equivalent programs)
  • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance in the State of Florida; must have reliable transportation to be able to meet visit schedule
  • Must be able to physically access any home in any LifePath Hospice area, i.e., navigate stairs, and narrow spaces, tolerate heat and lack of air conditioning.
  • Ability to manage the emotional stress of working with and caring for terminally ill patients and their families
  • Plan to become certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties in Hospice and Palliative Medicine when eligible if not already certified.

 

**This position covers Highlands and Hardee counties.

 

Apply:

Our team members thrive in an environment that fosters teamwork and professional growth. Our location offers the perfect Florida lifestyle to promote the ideal work / life balance. We reward each employee’s talent with a competitive salary and outstanding benefits.

 

To learn more about our opportunities and organization, we invite you to apply online at:

https://chaptershealth.applicantpro.com/jobs/173906.html

Hospice Medical Doctor

Type of position: Director (Clinical), Management (Clinical), Physician

Date Posted: Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Hospice Program: Tidewell Hospice

Location: Sarasota, FL

Description:

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Tidewell’s mission is helping people live well by providing care, comfort and compassion.

Tidewell Hospice is a top-rated, CHAP-certified hospice serving patients and families in Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte and DeSoto counties since 1980 and is one of the largest, not-for-profit hospices in the U.S. Tidewell’s continued growth and recognition as one of the nation’s premier end-of-life care providers testifies to the unrivaled expertise, compassion and integrity of its employees.

Tidewell is seeking a seasoned executive for the strategic leadership position of Hospice Medical Director. This critical role provides leadership for all clinical aspects of medical services and establishes a progressive vision and strategic direction to create a professional, high-performing program. Key objectives include patient/family satisfaction, quality, safety and clinical and financial outcomes aligned with the organization’s strategic goals.

Job Qualifications include:

  • Medical Doctor or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from an accredited medical school.
  • Current license to practice medicine with the eligibility to obtain Florida licensure.
  • Primary Board Certification in Internal Medicine, Family Practice or Gerontology.
  • Subspecialty Board Certification in hospice and palliative medicine preferred.
  • Eligibility for membership or membership in good standing on the medical staff of an accredited hospital in Florida within the service area of Tidewell.
  • Demonstration of leadership skills and business acumen.
  • Minimum of five (5) years experience in the field of hospice and palliative medicine.

Office Location & Hours :
5955 Rand Blvd
Sarasota, FL 34238
Hours are 8:00am – 5:00pm Monday – Friday

Apply:

 

Please apply online at: http://tidewell.org/hospice/careers/job-searchapply/