Palliative Care Practice Opportunity in Beautiful North Georgia!
Northeast Georgia Health System, Inc. - Gainesville, GA

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Practice Medicine at one of America's 50 Best Hospitals!Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS)- Palliative Care Practice OpportunityNortheast Georgia Health System (NGHS), a not-for-profit community health system serving almost 800,000 people, is currently recruiting a Physician to join our Palliative Care service line. Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC), an affiliate of NGHS, is a 557-bed regional referral center located in Gainesville, Georgia providing a wide array of healthcare services complemented by a medical staff of over 550+ members that represent a vast range of primary care and sub-specialty physicians. Opportunity Details: •Practice currently consists of one (1) Physician Medical Director and two (2) Nurse Practitioners•Monday-Friday 8a-5p•Provide inpatient consultation services for palliative care•Work collaboratively with Medical Director, Nurse Practitioners and other treating physicians as well as Interdisciplinary Team (Social Worker, Pastoral Care and Case Management) to establish a written plan of care at intervals as specified •Facilitate clarification of patient and family goals of care•Facilitate access to appropriate supportive care services•Shared Education of Palliative Care Services with staff and collegaues•Full and appropriate documentation of patient care services to support professional billing for Palliative Care services•Participation in on-call coverage with interdisciplinary team•Participation in interdisciplinary team meetings to review active cases•Assist in the development of standard of care•Adhere to the practice of confidentiality regarding patients, families, staff, and the organization**The ideal candidate will possess a mature, warm and patient personality with a passion for palliative medicine and care. Flexibility and compassionate bedside manner are essential. Must be a self-starter who takes initiative to work collaboratively with Interdiscliplinary Team.NGMC is "One of America†s 50 Best Hospitals for 2013† according to Healthgrades. NGMC is also one of the nation†s 100 Top Hospitals® according to a study by Truven Health Analytics. NGMC is one of only 20 †Large Community Hospitals† selected, in addition to being the only hospital in Georgia to make the list in any category.We offer Highly Competitive Compensation Plans, 401K Matching / 457B Plans and Life, Health & Disability Insurance. We are in the 4th fastest growing area in the country with activities for all ages including beautiful hiking, mountain bike trails and water sports on Lake Lanier.To learn more about these opportunities, contact: Ivie Hall, Provider Recruitment Specialist at: 770.219.6634 or ivie.hall@nghs.com.*Agency Solicitation is strictly prohibited
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An affiliate of Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS), the Braselton Clinic provides a full spectrum of healthcare services with a...