Fellowship Director, Palliative Medicine - Washington, PA
Washington Health System
August 15, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Washington Health System, a not-for-profit community hospital located in Washington, PA, is seeking a Board Certified Palliative Medicine Physician to join an established palliative/hospice service. This unique opportunity is open to an enthusiastic candidate interested in enhancing a quality palliative medicine program while leading a fellowship training program.
Duties to include…
Inpatient consultation service averaging 8-10 patients per day
Continue development of outpatient services
Recruitment of fellowship candidates
Develop and direct the approved Fellowship in accordance with the general and specialty-specific regulations
Shared call with up to 4 other providers
Full-time, permanent, hospital-employed position
Competitive salary commensurate with experience
Fellowship trained preferred
Hospital and Palliative Medicine (Board Certified)
M.D. or D.O.
At least 2 years clinical experience after being board certified
At least 3 years faculty experience
Internal Number: PCM101
About Washington Health System
Washington Health System is a voluntary, not-for-profit community hospital serving Washington and its surrounding communities since 1897. Located in Washington, Pennsylvania with multiple outpatient sites throughout Washington and Greene counties, the hospital has 265 beds which include a 30 bed behavioral health unit, a 16-bassinet nursery, and an 8-bed residential hospice. The hospital’s medical staff consists of more than 350 of the region’s finest primary care and specialty physicians providing a full range of medical and surgical care. These include graduates of the hospital’s family practice residency program, one of the oldest and most respected in the nation. With nearly 2,000 employees, The Washington Hospital is one of the largest employers in the region.
Washington Health Systems is located 25 miles south of the dynamic and growing Pittsburgh area, with low cost of living, excellent schools and amenities within the local area.