Full Job Description
MedStar Medical Group offers a uniquely rewarding career in a major marketplace. Shape your future in health care in the kind of setting that's right for you and your practice. Become part of an organization that welcomes your experience, input and leadership—as a clinician and healthcare expert.
The MedStar Health Palliative Care program has an integrated, patient-centric medical model of care distributed throughout the Baltimore-Washington region. With over 50 team members, MedStar Health has one of the largest palliative care programs in the country. As a MedStar Palliative Care Provider, you will be a member of the Palliative Medicine Physician Council. This includes discussion and collaboration of clinical pathways, outcomes, quality measures, research, and innovation among all MedStar Palliative Care physicians. The goal is to provide patients with easy access to highly qualified physicians focused on an excellent patient experience while delivering world-class quality care.
The Palliative Medicine Program at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital is seeking a full-time Medical Director of Palliative Medicine to join our expanding team. The candidate will act as presiding leader at service line meetings and will be accountable for all professional administrative activities related to the service line, be accountable for all clinically related activities of the service line, and enjoy working with a growing interdisciplinary consultation team, including nurse practitioner and social work. The candidate will have both inpatient and outpatient consultative roles.
As a MedStar Medical Group clinician, you can expect:
A very competitive salary and signing bonus
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Paid malpractice insurance
Generous paid time off
CME leave and CME allowance
Retirement plan – 403-B with % employer match
Must be board-eligible or board-certified in Palliative Medicine.
Must have board certification in primary specialty.
Palliative Medicine Fellowship training preferred.
Background and interest in research and education.
About MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center:
Located just 20 miles southeast of D.C., MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center is a 350-bed, full-service acute care and 24-bed sub-acute care facility with approximately 60,000 emergency room visits and approximately 14,000 admissions each year. Our hospital's commitment to advanced technology distinguishes it from community hospitals. Our Heart and Vascular Center's cardiac catheterization laboratory is the site of life-saving interventions for heart attack patients, elective angioplasties, and diagnostic procedures. MSMHC was the first in Southern Maryland to be certified as a Primary Stroke Center by the state of Maryland, and it remains the only certified Primary Stroke Center in Prince George's County.
Be the physician you were meant to be, here at MedStar Medical Group.
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