Physician Openings

Palliative Care Opportunity with Hospice Medical Directorship Sioux Falls, SD

Position Posted:

6/24/2020

Department:

Palliative Care

Location:

Sanford USD Medical Center

Sanford Health is seeking a BE/BC Hospice and Palliative Medicine physician to join the group.

 

  • Ideal candidate would focus on providing relief from the symptoms and stress of a serious illness by improving quality of life for the patient and family

  • Medical Directorship responsibilities for Hospice

  • Hospitalist service covers nights and weekends for palliative care

  • Our group serves as consultants in the hospital

  • Call coverage for Hospice is shared amongst the section

  • The group is primary coverage for Acute Hospice patients

  • Inpatient and outpatient services are provided

  • Work 4.5 days per week

  • Sanford Health employs specially-trained team of doctors, nurses, social workers and other specialists for an extra layer of support

  • Nationally competitive 2 year salary guarantee with a comprehensive physician benefit package including Paid CME, Paid Vacation, Malpractice, Disability, Relocation Allowance, and No State Income Tax

SANFORD HEALTH SYSTEM

Sanford Health, one of the largest health systems in the United States, is dedicated to the integrated delivery of health care, genomic medicine, senior care and services, global clinics, research and affordable insurance. Headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the organization includes 44 hospitals, 1,400 physicians and more than 200 Good Samaritan Society senior care locations in 26 states and nine countries.

 

ABOUT SANFORD HEALTH IN SIOUX FALLS

    • 545-bed hospital

    • Large referral area

    • Research opportunities

    • Serving a city population of 250,000

 SIOUX FALLS COMMUNITY

Sioux Falls is one of the fastest growing areas in the Midwest. As the largest city in the state, it balances an excellent quality of life and strong economy with a safe, clean living environment. The cost of living is competitive and South Dakota has no state income tax. Sioux Falls offers amenities of a community twice its size such

as fine dining, shopping, arts, sports and nightlife.  

 

TO LEARN MORE, PLEASE CONTACT:

Jessilyn Barker, AASPR Senior Physician Recruiter

(605) 328-6986 • jessilyn.barker@sanfordhealth.org