Iowa City Hospice is seeking a part time (20 hours per week) Hospice Physician.
Meaningful work, dedicated colleagues and work/life balance are a few of the intangible benefits awaiting our Part Time Hospice Physician. We hope to attract candidates interested in working 20 hours per week in a community based, non-profit hospice that provides end of life and palliative medical expertise in patient care related activities. This position requires an experienced and compassionate professional to ensure proper structures, policies; procedures and people are in place to provide safe, regulatory compliant, fiscally responsible medical care.
Employment Status: Salary, Exempt
Schedule: 20 hours per week mostly M-F 8-5, participates in the Medical Team On call Schedule.
Essential Job Functions (including but not limited to):
20. Assure the implementation of and participate in the Quality Assessment and Improvement Program and safety activities.
21. Participate in Iowa City Hospice’s success by ensuring access to our exceptional care.
22. Support and promote Iowa City Hospice’s mission to lead in providing exceptional patient-centered end-of-life care and grief support to anyone affected by a terminal illness.
23. Perform other duties as assigned
Qualifications: : Iowa City Hospice requires 100% of clinical staff, employed at 50% FTE or greater, obtain an applicable certification in hospice and palliative care, by the 3rd year of employment.
Licensure: Maintain licensure to practice medicine in the State of Iowa.
Certification: Certification in Hospice or Palliative Care, or actively working towards
Education: Complete ten (10) hours of CME in palliative care annually.
Experience: Hospice and palliative care experience preferred.
Driving: Proof of license and current insurance coverage.