Posted

30+ days ago

Location

St. Paul, MN

Description

This position is Full-Time, 1.0 FTE

Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Call Every 3rd-4th Weekend

EMR: Epic

 

Role:

  • Lead an interdisciplinary team
  • Provide accurate and evidenced based care related to assessing, treating, and diagnosing patients with advanced progressive illness while promoting a healing environment
  • Develop and implement appropriate advanced disease treatment plans that effectively manage the patients needs creating a culture with optimal utilization of resources
  • Participates in the assessment of medical staff learning needs as they relate to palliative care
  • Plans, implements, evaluates educational programs for medical and nursing staff based on identified learning objectives
  • Coordinates educational activities with other institutional and community programs
  • Responds to changes in clinical practice by planning, designing, implementing, and evaluating guidelines, protocols, and standards in collaboration with other staff
  • Participates in the process of program and system development for the management of hospice care
  • Leads initiatives to change the structure, system, or processes of the organization to more effectively support hospice care initiatives

Education:

This position requires a Medical Doctorate degree (M.D.), Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.) or foreign equivalent from an approved school of medicine.

 

Experience

  • Minimum 5 years clinical practice experience, 2 of which must have been in palliative, oncology, geriatric, acute care, and/or hospice care
  • Expertise in end-of-life care, including advanced care planning, pain and symptom management of the seriously ill patient, and psycho/social, emotional care issues

Skills

  • Excellent assessment, diagnosis and treatment skills
  • Excellent communication skills - verbal and written
  • Highly organized, self-directed and motivated
  • Creative and innovative problem solver

Schedule:

  • M-F 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Every 3rd-4th weekend