Palliative Care Physician Opportunity in Charleston WV with Sign on Bonus
Charleston Area Medical Center
September 11, 2018
Charleston, West Virginia
Full Time - Experienced
Charleston Area Medical Center has an immediate opening for a full-time physician to join its expanding hospital based palliative care team.
Join a team of two palliative medicine physicians, two Nurse Practitioners, 1.5 Social Workers and a PharmD. Duties include staffing busy in patient consultative service. Future plans include development of OP Clinic.
Work Monday – Friday. Share call.
As an employed physician, this position offers an opportunity for:
Generous Sign-on Bonus
Comprehensive Benefits Package
Paid Occurrence Based Malpractice
401K Retirement Package
Paid Time Off
Charleston is the state capitol of West Virginia, and offers outstanding cultural opportunities with all-season recreation and a superb educational system of both public and private schools. Our community is an ideal location to establish roots and focus on your family.
M.D. or D.O.
BC/BE in IM or FM and BC/BE in hospice and palliative medicine (fellowship preferred)
Eligible for a WV medical license/unrestricted DEA certificate
Ability to obtain medical staff privileges
Capability to manage complex pain/symptoms as well as chronic and life threatening illnesses
Internal Number: 1
About Charleston Area Medical Center
Charleston Area Medical Center, Inc. is a non-profit, 838-bed, regional referral center with more than 7,000 employees. CAMC is home to one of the top five heart programs in the United States; the only kidney transplant center in the state; and one of the nation's busiest Level I Trauma Centers. All medical services are supported by primary care physicians throughout the region who regularly treat their patients at CAMC or refer them here for specialty consultation and treatment. In all, more than 700 physicians have admitting privileges at CAMC. CAMC offers thousands of families convenience and accessibility through three Charleston locations: General Hospital, Memorial Hospital and Women and Children's Hospital. A fourth hospital is located in Hurricane, West Virginia. Charleston is the state capitol of West Virginia. It is a scenic, mid-size city nestled in a unique valley rich with historic traditions yet a culturally diverse community offering all of the amenities expected to be found in a large metropolitan city. Whether you enjoy fine dining, symphony orchestras or challenging golf courses, mountain biking, snow skiing or world-renowned white water rafting, this outstanding... community offers something for everyone. The climate is exemplary and residents enjoy four distinct seasons. The education system is outstanding with public and private schools, making it an ideal location to establish roots and raise a family.