Hospice & Palliative Care Physician needed for a permanent opportunity in Ohio
Kennesaw, Georgia, United States
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Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Hospice/Palliative Medicine
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Permanent/Full-Time
Work Environment Hospital
Location Dayton, Ohio, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 2/03/23
The healthcare facility in southwest Ohio is looking for a full-time Palliative Care Physician to become a part of their growing team.

Job Quick Facts
* Specialty: Hospice and Palliative Care
* Location: Dayton, OH
* License Requirement: OH
* Board Requirement: BC (IM/FM/Hospice & Palliative)
* Additional Requirements:
- Critical Care Experience is a plus
* Service Setting: Inpatient
* Reason for Need: Vacancy
* Coverage Period: ASAP to Ongoing
* Shift Schedule: Mon - Fri, 8a - 5p
* Coverage Type: Scheduled Clinical Hours + Call
* Call Coverage: As needed; Only for patients being cared for
* Patient Volume: 15-23 per day
* Patient Demographic: 16 to 65+
* Support Staff: Nurses, STNAs, 1 Hospice trained physician
* No. of inpatient beds: 52
* EMR: Netsmart homecare
* Other info: No Visa providers

* Competitive Salary ($220-250k)
* Relocation Assistance

Facility Info
This non-profit, community based hospice group aims to provide the most superior care and service for their patients. They can provide personalized short-term symptom management and medical support. They are also specialized in different types of hospice care from hospital, nursing home and even home care, and offer assistance in the form of weekly nurse visits, 24/7 RN on-call assistance, caregiver relief, etc.

Community Info
The city is the 4th largest metropolitan area in the state of Ohio. A major portion of the city is near a manufacturing infrastructure, making the city a tactical center for suppliers, shippers and manufacturers. Aside from that, healthcare accounts for much of the area's economy with a combined employment of nearly 32,000. It is also home to the National Museum of the United States Air Force. Locals enjoy lots of activities such as extensive cycling, jogging, and camping because of the revitalized Five Rivers MetroPark, and can also enjoy a variety of pizza chains in some of their fine dining restaurants. It is also accessible to Dayton International Airport, and the Greater Dayton Regional Transit Authority that operates bus routes in the metro area.