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PHYSICIAN - Palliative Care - Duluth, MN - 30911BR

Job ID: R001157

Primary Location: Duluth, Minnesota

Building Location
1st Street Building - Duluth
Department
11240 Palliative Care

Licensure/Certification Qualifications:

PALLIATIVE CARE

Duluth, MN

Essentia Health is seeking a Palliative Care Physician to join our innovative, dynamic, rapidly growing Supportive and Palliative Care Program with planned expansion across the continuum of care

PRACTICE SPECIFICS

  • Full-time or part time, flexible position; Mon-Fri and 1 weekend a month (when weekend is worked you will get time off on other days)
  • Opportunity to participate in hospice call
  • Opportunity to participate in the development of outpatient and community palliative care program development
  • Leadership development opportunities are available if interested
  • Opportunity exists to rotate through inpatient as well as outpatient palliative care medicine.
  • Close collaboration and support within the newly created section of Hospice and Palliative Care which includes 8 physicians (two fellowship trained Palliative physicians), 3 Nurse Practitioners, 4 Bereavement Coordinators, and 9 Social Workers (1 certified palliative).
  • Certified as HIMSS EMRAM (Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model) Level 7 for both our Inpatient and Ambulatory facilities
  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package

REQUIREMENTS

·BC/BE in Palliative Medicine. Significant experience in palliative medicine, oncology, hospice or geriatrics strongly considered. 

·Open to consideration of dual appointments (for example, hospitalist, primary care)

LOCATION

  • Located on beautiful Lake Superior near the famous Boundary Water’s Canoe Area, world-class mountain biking, lakes, forests and endless outdoor actives, creating the setting for an exceptional quality of life
  • Duluth population:  86,000; Regional service area: 460,000
  • 150 miles north of the north of Minneapolis/St. Paul

Essentia Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran Status.

Search or Apply online at www.essentiahealth.org/careers  or contact:

Carri Prudhomme, Physician Recruiter

218-786-3908 • (fax) 218-722-9952

Email: Carri.Prudhomme@EssentiaHealth.org

FTE
1
Holidays
No
Call Obligation
No

Effective December 1, 2019: Job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a post-offer assessment, including a urine drug screen, immunization review, and background check. Essentia Health is committed to maintaining a work environment free from the influence of illegal drugs and alcohol.

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