Per Diem Hospice & Palliative Care Physician - Baystate Home Health & Hospice

Location
Western Massachusetts
Posted
Aug 11, 2021
Specialty
Palliative Care
Position Type
Permanent
Baystate Health, western Massachusetts’ premier healthcare provider and home to the University of Massachusetts Medical School – Baystate, is seeking a per diem Hospice and Palliative Care physician to join our Baystate Home and Hospice team in western Massachusetts.

Position Highlights:

•Support the hospice team with approving patients for hospice services, managing patients symptoms and addressing their needs.

•Attend Interdisciplinary team meetings to discuss hospice patients eligibility and address patients needs

•Collaborate closely with a vibrant hospice interdisciplinary team consisting of Social Work, Nursing, Spiritual Care Services, Nurse Practitioners and Physicians.

•Support the community palliative care nurse practitioners when needed.

•This position is per diem. Schedule offers flexibility providing great work/life balance.

YOU BELONG HERE. At Baystate Health we know that treating one another with dignity and equity is what elevates respect for our patients and staff. It makes us not just an organization, but also a community where you belong. It is how we advance the care and enhance the lives of all people.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate will be ABMS Board Certified or Board Eligible Hospice & Palliative Care Physician. Candidates will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, strong computer skills, and have a commitment to patient-centered care.

Baystate Home Health and Hospice (BHH) is a comprehensive home health care agency providing high quality care to patients and families throughout western Massachusetts. As an affiliate of Baystate Health, a nationally recognized health care system, you’ll enjoy unique resources which set BHH apart from other home care agencies in the region. We offer a diverse culture that provides outstanding opportunities for physicians and advanced practice providers to start and advance their career.

The Pioneer Valley provides extensive access to urban, suburban and rural amenities and is home to five colleges with communities that offer fine dining, shopping, music, galleries, and parks. We are located within two hours of Boston and three hours of NYC and Bradley International Airport is 20 minutes away. When you live and work in the Pioneer Valley, you will enjoy picturesque four-season living, excellent schools and year-round social and cultural events. In fact, Massachusetts was once again ranked #1 in Education nationally by U.S. News and World Report.

For more information please visit us online at: ChooseBaystateHealth.org or interact with us socially at facebook.com/BaystateCareers or on Twitter @BaystateCareers.

All correspondence can be directed to:
Jean Jaoude, MD, MHA, CMD
Chief Medical Officer, Baystate Home health, Hospice & Community Palliative care
c/o Ariana Caradiaz, MBA, FASPR
Senior Physician Recruiter
Phone: 413-794-8701 Email: Ariana.Caradiaz@baystatehealth.org

Are you ready to advance your career with us?
Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status

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