Physician - Palliative Care/Hospice
- Spartanburg, SC
- Medical Group of the Carolinas
- Palliative Care Team
- Job Grade 90
- Req #: 36804
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System located in Spartanburg, SC currently has an opening for a full-time, board certified Hospice & Palliative Medicine Physician to join the Palliative Care and Hospice teams of Spartanburg Regional. This physician will work alongside two physicians, four advanced care practitioners, nurses, chaplains, social workers, and administration to provide palliative care in the community and in specialized office based practice as well as inpatient consultation. This position requires flexibility due to the patient load and demands of the program.
- Attend IDT meetings
- After-hours and weekend on call (phone call only) no more than 1/5 rotation
- Weekend coverage for inpatient hospice home no more than 1/5 rotation
- Director or Core Faculty for HPM Fellowship program
- Patient related administrative duties
- Must be flexible due to patient load and demands of program
- PSLF approved institution
- Exceptional compensation package including:
- Generous CME allowance
- Retirement options
- Paid Malpractice
- Relocation expenses
For nearly 15 years, Spartanburg Regional has fostered a strong palliative care service that has grown to serve patients throughout our system and community. The Palliative Care Program is well complemented by a long-standing Spartanburg Regional Hospice Program that includes a freestanding 15-bed Hospice Home. Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System is proud to the have the first ACGME accredited Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship in South Carolina. The fellowship is in its fifth year with all candidates successfully completing the program.
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Additional InformationMedical Group of the Carolinas features 235 physicians in 20 specialty areas, and is structured to provide both patients and caregivers the ability to form strong relationships and create medical homes. Medical Group of the Carolinas includes a large number of conveniently-located primary care physician offices, 18 of which have been recognized as Physician Practice Connections-Patient Centered Medical Homes. It also offers five OB/GYN practices at six locations for women's health, two pediatric practices, as well as experienced specialty providers.