Hospice, Hospital, Public and Private, Integrated Healthcare Delivery System, Office of Healthcare Practitioners
INSPIRING BETTER HEALTH
Renown Health, is seeking energetic, passionate and motivated Physicians to help us expand our Hospice and Palliative Care Services. This position will be inpatient/outpatient seeing patients in their homes or local facilities. We are seeking Board Certified Family Medicine or Internal Medicine physicians who are currently BE/or BC in Hospice/Palliative Care Medicine. This individual will join highly-successful, physician led medical group as a member of our current experienced team. Position is open due to organizational, program and community growth. Consequently, we are looking for candidates for whom building and providing positive input is exciting and professionally fulfilling. The Hospice Palliative Care physician will also become Community Faculty providing ability to teach and mentor through Renown's academic affiliation with the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine and St. George's University Medical School.
Hospice/Palliative Care physician provides hospital consultation in palliative care, for pain and symptom management and is an active participant in the development of the plan of care Provides clinical services to persons enrolled in hospice that have been determined to be in the last 6 months or less of life and has chosen not to receive life prolonging treatment. This position is responsible for admission criteria and certification of terminal illness, development, medication management, admission to hospice level of care in the acute care or skilled facilities and availability for routine or emergency calls on Hospice patients. Position is Monday thru Friday with light call responsibilities.
Together, we are striving to be everything that is good and right and human in healthcare.
•Excellent Salary with Quality Value Bonus •Health, Dental Vision •Short term Disability •Annual Leave •401K with match •Malpractice •CME, Journals and Professional Membership •Relocation Assistance and Start-to-Work Bonus
Education: Completion of medical education and relevant residency training required. Fellowship in Hospice Palliative Care strongly preferred.
Experience: Work experience in Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine-Pediatrics, Geriatrics or Hospice Palliative Care required. Work experience in a certified hospice palliative care program preferred, not required.
Licensure/Certification: Physician licensure or ability to obtain Nevada State Licensure as a doctor medicine or osteopathy required; board eligibility or certification in Hospice Palliative Care. Valid driver's license with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state and/or agency requirement. Driving record in good standing required.
RENO, Nevada was recently ranked in the top 100 cities to live. Reno is at the base of the Sierra Mountains just 30 minutes from the north shore of Lake Tahoe - known for crystal clear water and its world class ski resorts and golf courses. Reno’s location provides easy access to the Bay area, including San Francisco, Sacramento, the Napa Valley, and Sonoma. Reno offers four seasons, over 300 days of sunshine annually and endless outdoor recreational activities. The advantages of Nevada residency are well known, with no state imposed personal income tax the most notable. Our family-friendly community offers affordable living, a thriving culinary and art scene and quality education options including the region’s only Tier 1 university - University of Nevada, Reno.
Renown Health makes a genuine difference in the communities we serve.
For more than 150 years, the foundation of our success has revolved around skill, expertise and technology. And we are always looking to hire the brightest people to help bring quality and innovative care to our region.
We are Reno’s only not-for-profit and locally-governed healthcare network and we pride ourselves on qual...ity care and equipment for the community. We are one of Reno's top employers with just near 6,000 employees. We offer excellent compensation, extensive benefits as well as work-life balance.
That community is northern Nevada, which is home to about 300 days of sunshine a year, an outdoor playground year-round, a thriving culinary and art scene, Lake Tahoe’s crystal clear water and ski resorts, a Tier-1 university and no state income tax.
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