Homecare and Hospice Medical Director - Salt Lake City, UT

Location
Salt Lake City
Posted
Sep 13, 2017
Position Type
Permanent
  • Intermountain Healthcare is looking for one BC/BE Hospice/Palliative Care physician
  • Employment position with Intermountain Homecare & Hospice
  • Competitive salary
  • Visa sponsorship not available
  • Willingness to visit patient homes
  • This is a PRN 0/budgeted hour position.  This position will service our Salt Lake County Locations

The Hospice and Palliative Care Medical Director position exists to provide strategic leadership, in conjunction with the local Hospice Management, and to ensure that patients and families receive appropriate medical care at the end of life.  Hospice and Palliative Care services are integrated into the continuum of care, and hospice services are delivered while balancing quality, service, and cost.

Minimum Requirements

  • Current, active licensure as a Physician, either Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO), in a state in which he/she practices
  • Five or more years of work experience as a Doctor of Medicine (MD) or a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO)

Preferred Qualifications

  • One or more years of experience in Hospice or Palliative Medicine
  • Certification by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Physical Requirements

  • Hearing/Listening, Seeing, Manual Dexterity

Intermountain Healthcare Information

What does it mean to be a part of Intermountain Healthcare?  It means that the quest for clinical excellence is not just a goal, but a given.  It means building an environment where physicians and employees can deliver the best in healthcare. And it’s realizing each employee or volunteer is vital to the healing process, because we can only achieve theextraordinary together. Being a part of Intermountain Healthcare means joining with a world-class team of over 36,000 employees and embarking on a career filled with opportunities, strength, innovation, and fulfillment.  Our mission is: Helping people live the healthiest lives possible®. Our patients deserve the best in healthcare, and we deliver.

For the second year in a row, Forbes magazine has named Utah’s Intermountain Healthcare among the nation’s top 3 healthcare organizations, and within the top 25 employers overall.

Intermountain Healthcare is a Utah-based, not-for-profit system of 22 hospitals, a broad range of clinics and services, about 1,400 employed primary and secondary care physicians at more than 185 clinics in the Intermountain Medical Group, and health insurance plans from SelectHealth.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Community Information

The Salt Lake Valley is the heart of the state of Utah, which is one of the fastest growing states in the country. The Salt Lake City/Ogden area was ranked as the best place to live in North America by Places Rated Almanac.  Salt Lake is located at the base of the Wasatch Mountains and is within an hour’s drive of nine world-renowned ski resorts and within a day’s drive of five national parks.  Along with these recreational attractions, there are many cultural and sporting events.  There are performances by the Utah Symphony, Ballet West and Pioneer Theater Company as well as a renovated theater that offers Broadway plays. The Sundance Film Festival and the Park City Art Festival are nationally recognized events held in nearby communities.  The NBA’s Jazz, ECHL Utah Grizzlies hockey, the Salt Lake Bees, a triple-A baseball team, and Real Salt Lake City, a major league soccer team, all represent Salt Lake City. The University of Utah is also in Salt Lake City.

Please note

All positions subject to close without notice

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your CV to:

Intermountain Healthcare

Attn: Stacie Selimovic, Intermountain Homecare and Hospice Recruiting

1-385-887-6715
Email: stacie.selimovic@imail.org

Web: intermountainhealthcare.jobs

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