WellSpan Health, a sophisticated medical community in south central Pennsylvania, is seeking a part-time physician to serve as Palliative Care Medical Director for the system. WellSpan encompasses a large area including Lancaster, Lebanon, York, Adams and Franklin Counties.
About the Position
Part-time employed position with WellSpan Medical Group (WMG)
WMG currently employs 1,500 providers
Experience in hospice and/or palliative care is required
Fellowship training in Hospice and Palliative Medicine preferred
Will report to the Medical Director of Post-Acute Services and Continuing Care
50% (10 hours per week) of the physician’s time will be administrative
The remaining 10 hours will clinically support the Palliative Care program in Gettysburg
CRNPs provide primarily inpatient services and one day per week of outpatient
Palliative Care office is located on the campus of Gettysburg Hospital
The physician will help educate fellow WMG providers re: timely referrals to hospice
Large referral base of WMG primary care and specialty providers
Multidisciplinary team strives to avoid hospital admissions during last months of life
Excellent support from WMG leadership and an experienced Senior Practice Manager
Competitive salary & generous signing bonus
Benefits including a rich retirement plan (6% employer contribution)
Five weeks of scheduled time off & six paid holidays
Full relocation (pack & move) at no cost
Malpractice with tail coverage
Abundant outdoor activities include golf, fishing and hiking the nearby Appalachian Trail
Family oriented community with excellent public and private schools
Close proximity to Baltimore/DC metro areas
For immediate confidential consideration or to learn more, please contact
Ann Reid, Physician Recruiter Phone: 717-812-4377
Must be BC/BE. Must possess or have the ability to obtain a Pennsylvania medical license.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 54892
About WellSpan Health
WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,500 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 19,000 employees, and 170 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities.
WellSpan Health facilities are located in York, Adams, Lancaster, Lebanon and Franklin counties, which offer an ideal living environment to match the quality of work-life balance you’re seeking. Our communities offer abundant outdoor and cultural activities, including restaurants, theatre, golf courses, hiking trails, water sports, and historic tours. The communities are a short drive from several, large metropolitan areas including the Baltimore/DC metro area and Philadelphia.
If you value a strong sense of community, the more palatable pace of suburban living, and the convenience of a workplace close to home, you’ll realiz...e the advantages of considering WellSpan Health as part of your future.
WellSpan Medical Group
The WellSpan Medical Group is a large multi-specialty group that employs more than 1,500 physicians and advanced practice clinicians in over 170 locations across central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. Working together and connected through a sophisticated electronic health record, these experts offer care and treatment for conditions that range from simple to complex – from the common cold to orthopedic injuries, neurologic problems and cardiovascular disease. The WellSpan Medical Group is proud of their culture of transparency, collaborative environment and strong commitment to physician leadership within their group.