Job Title: Physician
Status: Full Time
Supervisor: Dr. Kevin Boggess
Responsible for assisting with the primary medical management for all patients of HospiceCare. Provides medical coverage and support after normal business hours for HospiceCare as needed. Works with other Medical Directors and Physicians to ensure continuous medical coverage for designated areas. Maintains and monitors all medical care provided consistent with the policies and procedures of Hospice Care. Performs other related duties as required.
Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy required. Current unrestricted West Virginia license to practice medicine required. Board certification in family practice or internal medicine is strongly preferred. Certification in Palliative Medicine preferred. Practice privileges at area hospital required. Hospice experience preferred.
Physical Demands / Work Environment:
Visual & hearing acuity sufficient to auscultate BP, hear verbal instructions and communication from clients, respond to emergency alarms, and answer the telephone.
Must be able to deal effectively with stress, patients and their families, multiple tasks, noise, interruptions, and emotional loss, and to work cooperatively with other members of the interdisciplinary team while maintaining a pleasant and professional demeanor.
For questions please contact Dr. Boggess at (304) 768-8523.
If you are interested in applying for this Career Opportunity:
1 – Fill out the online application below with resume and/or cover letter and submit OR
2 – You can print out our application by clicking here, fill it out, and mail to: HospiceCare, 1606 Kanawha Blvd W., Charleston, WV 25387 OR
3 – Visit Human Resources at HospiceCare, 1606 Kanawha Blvd W., Charleston, WV 25387 and pick up a career Opportunity Application.