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Physician Hospice/Palliative Care

Physician Hospice/Palliative Care

Job Location 
US-MN-St. Paul
Specialty 
Palliative Care
Visas Accepted 
H1B
Contract Status 
NF
FTE 
1.00
Authorized Hours 
80
Shift 
Days
Department 
Palliative Care SJ
Standard Work Schedule 
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Practice Description

HealthEast is seeking a Hospice/Palliative Care Physician to help expand our Hospice/Palliative Care program. HealthEast Palliative Care treats the physical and emotional symptoms experienced during a serious or life-limiting illness. The HealthEast Palliative Care team consists of clinical nurse specialists and nurse practitioners, clergy and social workers.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Palliative Care sees patients at all 4 hospitals - St. Joseph's, St. John's, Woodwinds and Bethesda; including outpatient in Cancer Care Clinic and Heart Care Clinic (both located on the St. John's campus)
  • Hours are Full-time, Days, Mon-Fri
  • Hospice calls nights and weekends; calls shared between Nurse Practitioners
  • A fully integrated electronic medical record (Epic) is utilized

 

Qualifications:

  • Ability to obtain MN license, DEA
  • Board Certification by an ABMS approved Board
  • Additional certification in Hospice and/or Palliative Care Medicine desirable

About HealthEast

At HealthEast, patients are our neighbors and we are dedicated to their, and our, optimal health and well-being. We are guided by our faith-based heritage, a call to healing that respects the dignity and culture of every person. We empower our patients with user-friendly access to their health information, dependable service, and affordable, high-quality care.

 

We put new, more efficient models of care into practice, allowing our 7,500 employees and 850 physicians to focus on what’s important: providing compassionate health care that puts the patient and their needs first. HealthEast is an organization with 14 clinics, home care, a medical transportation center, and four hospitals — Bethesda Hospital, St. John’s Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital, and Woodwinds Health Campus.

Community Information

With a population nearing 300,000, St. Paul is the capital and second-most populous city in MN.  Located less than 8 miles from the Minneapolis-St. Paul airport near the confluence of the Mississippi and Minnesota Rivers, St. Paul boasts a healthy downtown core that houses plenty of activity both day and night.  The area's housing stock showcases the history of early St. Paul, including nationally recognized brownstone row houses and ivy-covered Victorian homes inter-twined with new, modern housing options.  Higher education institutions within St. Paul include 3 public and 8 private colleges and universities and 5 post-secondary institutions.  St. Paul is proud home of the MN Wild, St. Paul Saints, the Science Museum of MN, and the Ordway Center.  The METRO light rail line connects the suburbs to both St. Paul and Minneapolis providing an easy opportunity to take in events within both beautiful cities.

 

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