Gundersen Health System in La Crosse, WI is seeking a part time or full-time palliative care physician to join our innovative inpatient palliative care service. Candidates must be board certified in their primary specialty and board certified/eligible in hospice and palliative medicine.
Palliative care at Gundersen consists of three closely linked services: an upstream outpatient palliative care clinic, the 24/7 inpatient service and a hospital owned hospice
The service provides symptom control expertise, decisional support and comprehensive care for patients with advanced disease
The comprehensive inpatient service is currently staffed by three board certified hospice and palliative medicine physicians and four Advanced Practice Clinicians.
Service provides 24/7 continuum coverage (night coverage is provided by the hospitalist service)
Average inpatient census is 10 to 15, including inpatient hospice patients and the opportunity to take primary on patients with a comfort focus
Our palliative care team is supported within the system by a multidisciplinary team including spiritual care, social services, care coordinator, nursing staff and more.
Gundersen Health System serves residents of western Wisconsin, southeastern Minnesota and northeastern Iowa. Our healthcare system is anchored by one of the largest multi-specialty group practices and a teaching hospital with Level II Trauma Center. La Crosse is a historic, vibrant city nestled between bluffs and the legendary Mississippi River. La Crosse boasts some of the best outdoor recreation, excellent schools including three universities, affordable housing in safe neighborhoods, an endless variety of live entertainment and breathtaking beauty, making this a great place to call home.
Submit your CV today to Kalah Haug, Medical Staff Recruitment at email@example.com or call 608-775-1005 for more information. Apply on-line at www.gundersenhealth.org/MedCareers
MD/DO, Successful completion of IM or FM residency, completion of palliative care fellowship, BC IM or FM, BC/BE hospice/palliative medicine
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 00000
About Gundersen Health System - La Crosse, WI
Gundersen Health System serves residents of western Wisconsin, southeastern Minnesota and northeastern Iowa. Our healthcare system is anchored by one of the largest multi-specialty group practices and a teaching hospital with Level II Trauma Center.