Job Information

Sanford Health Physician - Palliative Care - Hospice - Medical Director in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Location SD, Sioux Falls

Specialty Palliative Care

Visas Accepted N/A

Practice Details

Sanford Health is seeking a BE/BC Hospice Medicine physician to join the group with the desire to be the Medical Director.

-The Hospice Medical Director role includes program development and educate physicians across the organization -Practice includes oversight of the Sanford Hospice program based in Sioux Falls, SD with Branches in SD and MN -This program features a Home Hospice, four Residential Hospice Cottages, and a 20-Bed Adult/Pediatric Inpatient Hospice House -Disease management and pain and symptom management of hospice patients -Experience in care of terminally ill patients is desired -Demonstrates ability to promote teamwork and collaboration within the interdisciplinary team as well as referral sources and the communities we serve -Flexible work schedule plus call coverage -Interdisciplinary Team includes: Advanced Practice Providers, Registered Nurses, Pastoral Care professionals, Social Workers, Case Management and Medical Ethicists

Compensation Package

Nationally competitive 2 year salary guarantee with a comprehensive physician benefit package including Health, Dental, Vision, 401K, Paid CME, PTO, Malpractice & Tail Coverage, Disability, Relocation Allowance

About this Community

Sioux Falls is one of the fastest growing areas in the Midwest. As the largest city in the state, it balances an excellent quality of life and strong economy with a safe, clean living environment. The cost of living is competitive and South Dakota has no state income tax. Sioux Falls offers amenities of a community twice its size such as fine dining, shopping, arts, sports and nightlife.

Job Function Physicians

Req Number R-0145353

Education: Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (Required)

Equal Employment Opportunity

Sanford and its affiliate brands have consistently operated under the principle of equal treatment for all persons without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, marital status, disability, military or veteran status, in regard to public assistance or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law.