Physician - Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Columbus, OH 43213

Specialty Hospice & Palliative Medicine
Profession Physician

Mount Carmel Health System has an exciting full time employment opportunity for a Hospice and Palliative Medicine physician within an established team located in Columbus, Ohio.

The ideal candidate will be an internist, geriatrician or family medicine physician with a background in Hospice and Palliative Care (either fellowship trained and/or with clinical experience), who possesses a passion to provide care that meets the patients goals in an array of settings that includes acute hospitals, clinics, extended care facilities and patient homes.

As a tenured program with three dedicated acute palliative care units, a community palliative care service and a large hospice program, Mount Carmel offers a quality environment with eight Board Certified physicians and nine Advanced Practice Nurses within a program that is a CAPC Palliative Care Leadership Center.

The strong interdisciplinary team covers the continuum of care in this central Ohio urban and suburban area. This opportunity requires excellent organizational and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work as part of an interdisciplinary team. Responsibilities include physical assessment and management of pain and other symptoms, accurate documentation and billing, discussion of goals of care with patients and their families and coordination of care with the primary team and community services.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Hospice and Palliative Medicine physician to join Mount Carmel Health System.


RECRUITMENT PACKAGE

Mount Carmel Health System offers a competitive salary and compensation package including:

  • Benefits (inclusive of health, life, dental, disability, 401K)
  • Signing bonus
  • CME & relocation allowance
  • Student loan repayment
  • Medical Malpractice Coverage