5098 - Hospice Palliative care opportunity in Western Colorado

RecruitWell - United States, CO

Hospice Palliative Care Opportunity in Western Colorado

  • Serve as a hospice and palliative care physician
  • providing medical expertise to the team, seeing patients for symptom management and assuring appropriate admissions and discharges.
  • The work week consists of attending team meetings, making patient visits in patient’s homes and facilities, as well as conducting some visits by telehealth.
  • Physicians also are available to the team nurses for medication orders and work in cooperation with the hospice PharmD.
  • Schedules are flexible and allow for a work pace that supports not only excellence in patient care but job satisfaction.
  • Employer was recognized as Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work (2021).
  • Start ASAP- Permanent job opportunity
  • Very well established almost 30 years
  • Serves over 2,500 patients each year
  • Join a staff of 425 people and more than 1,200 volunteers
  • Outpatient and facility provides inpatient hospice care in its beautiful 13-room unit. The center provides bereavement and counseling support to adults, and grief support to children and teens through their kids program. 
  • In 2021 a new service was launched - P.A.C.E. – Program for All Inclusive Care of the Elderly – that offers care in the home as an alternative to nursing home care.
  • Practice consistently provides a higher standard of care per the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) Hospice Survey than the majority of hospices in the United States.
  • This is an award-winning organization.

The location

  • Enjoy over 300 days a year of sunshine! Western Colorado has world class ski resorts, hiking, river rafting and mountain biking. 
  • Home to towering monoliths and spectacular sheer-walled canyons.
  • Year-round outdoor recreation as well as a ski resort.
  • Lively downtown with restaurants, adventure stores
  • Area is known for its wineries, peaches and music festivals.
  • Competitive pay, excellent benefits, relocation reimbursement, and educational opportunities and medical malpractice insurance is also provided. 



Posted On: Thursday, February 3, 2022

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