No call immediately but will be enacted in the future with opportunity to help build and influence call schedule
Outpatient consults in a co-management role in Essentia Health’s Regional Cancer Center
Leadership and program development opportunities in the outpatient setting
Potential mix of some inpatient work if interested
Hospital employed position
Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package
Support from the current inpatient team including fellowship trained medical director, certified palliative care social worker and nurse practitioner
Administrative approval to build interdisciplinary outpatient team including full-time outpatient palliative care social worker, palliative care chaplain and program coordinator position over the next few years
Located on beautiful Lake Superior
Duluth population: 86,000; Regional service area: 460,000
BC/BE in Palliative Care, Fellowship preferred
Essentia Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran Status.
Essentia Health is an integrated health system serving patients in Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota and Idaho.
Headquartered in Duluth, Minn., Essentia Health combines the strengths and talents of 14,000 employees, including more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practitioners, who serve our patients and communities through the mission of being called to make a healthy difference in people’s... lives.
Essentia Health, which includes many Catholic facilities, is guided by the values of quality, hospitality, respect, justice, stewardship and teamwork. The organization delivers on its promise to be “Here With You” in 15 hospitals, 69 clinics, seven long-term care facilities, two assisted living facilities, four independent living facilities, five ambulance services and one research institute.
Essentia Health is accredited as an Accountable Care Organization by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.