Excellent Opportunity for Palliative Care Physician in Charleston WV
Charleston Area Medical Center
January 4, 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, three Nurse Practitioners, Social Worker and PharmD. Duties include busy in-patient consultative service and outpatient clinic. Long range plans include provision of services at CAMC Teays hospital, and growth of pediatric palliative and gyn-oncology services. Work Monday – Friday. Average two consults/day. Share call.As an employed physician, this position offers an opportunity for: •Guaranteed Salary•Generous Sign-on Bonus•Comprehensive Benefits Package•Paid Occurrence Based Malpractice•401K Retirement Package•Paid Time Off •CME AllowanceCharleston 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.
Requirements:•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•Teaching responsibilities
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 trea...t 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.