We currently have an opening for a full-time Hospice Physician to join the Palliative Care and Hospice team of Spartanburg Regional. This physician will work alongside three physicians, nurses, technicians, chaplains, social workers, volunteers and administration on both the home based hospice and inpatient hospice teams. This position requires flexibility due to the patient load and demands of the program.
Team Physician for 2/4 patient care teams in home hospice program
Attend IDG meetings
Attending physician for patients on team
Home visits within 4 county service area
After-hours and weekend on call (phone call only) no more than 1/3 rotation
Weekend coverage for inpatient hospice home no more than 1/3 rotation
Core Faculty for HPM Fellowship program
Patient related administrative duties
Must be flexible due to patient load and demands of program
PSLF approved institution
Exceptional compensation package including:
Generous CME allowance
For nearly 40 years, Spartanburg Regional Hospice has served patients and families in Upstate South Carolina with excellent end-of-life care. Spartanburg Regional Hospice is a non-profit hospice agency offering outpatient (home-based) hospice care as well as specialized inpatient care via a freestanding 15-bed hospice home. Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System is proud to the have the first ACGME accredited Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship in South Carolina. The fellowship is in its fifth year with all candidates successfully completing the program.
The Upstate of South Carolina is a lush, green area with hot summers and temperate winters. It is a hub of New Southern culture, with a blossoming art and food scene. Just an hour from the Blue Ridge Mountains and 3 hours from the ocean, moderately priced Housing, educational options abound, and residents still value old fashioned gentility and respect for others. Commuting is easy, and endless recreational opportunities. Come find out why everyone wants to live here, in the Upstate!
Spartanburg Regional is an integrated healthcare delivery system that provides care from birth to hospice. We meet you where you are with things that make a difference in your life. We’ve been your partner for more than 90 years, and have earned a reputation for technological excellence throughout the Southeast. We provide the highest quality of care to patients in Spartanburg, Cherokee and Union counties in South Carolina, and Polk and Rutherford counties in North Carolina. Spartanburg Regional includes the Medical Group of the Carolinas, a network of physician offices located throughout five counties. We provide programs in home health, imaging services, pediatrics, occupational health, sports medicine and rehabilitation. The Emergency Center, Gibbs Cancer Center, Heart Center and Women’s Health at Spartanburg Regional are recognized as Centers of Excellence. Providing expert care means having all the systems in place to identify and address medical conditions at every stage of your life. That’s the guiding force behind each of our specialties.