Suncoast Hospice is currently seeking an experienced and compassionate physician to provide medical care and treatment for the patients served by Empath Health Pinellas County care teams or consultative palliative care to Empath Health patients
Mission: Through every step of every journey, we offer compassion through extraordinary care, hope through innovative services and inspiration through endless encouragement.
Vision: To be the leader in life-changing health care.
As a Physician with Empath Health you must be patient/family focused, loyal, motivated and interested in serving your community.
Other requirements of this role include: • Education and/or Experience: Doctoral degree (Ph. D.) or equivalent; or more than 10 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. • Licensure: Licensed to practice medicine in the State of Florida • Certifications: CPR required • MD or DO from an accredited medical school • Board certification by an American Board of Medical Specialties’ recognized specialty that deals with care of the terminally ill, such as Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Oncology or Geriatrics. • Knowledge and experience in palliative medical practice and symptom management • Minimum of three years post graduate medical practice experience • Valid Florida driver’s license and automobile insurance as per agency policies • Ability to make home/residence visits • Basic keyboarding and computer skills including Microsoft Outlook, Word or comparable programs
Empath Health wants your career to be as rewarding as possible. We provide our employees with numerous opportunities for growth, education and advancement. We offer competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package and peace of mind. Other benefits include:
• Health, Dental and Vision Insurance • Group Term Life and AD&D Insurance • Voluntary term life insurance • Short-term and long-term disability • Professional group liability insurance • 29 Days Paid Time Off annually • Flexible spending accounts • Retirement savings plan with employer match • Mileage reimbursement • Cell phone plan discounts • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) • Tuition reimbursement • Local, state and national workshops and conferences • Advanced certification courses • Leadership development programs • Much more!
Our commitment to patient, client, staff and volunteer safety is a cornerstone of a High Reliability Organization with a focus on zero harm. Participation in the seasonal influenza program is a condition of employment and a requirement for all Empath Health employees.
Drug & Tobacco Free Workplace.
Internal Number: 4840
About Suncoast Hospice - Empath Health
Your Experts In Life-Changing Care
As a nonprofit, integrated network of care, Empath Health supports anyone facing chronic or advanced illness. We help patients live as comfortably and meaningfully as possible and offer assistance to their families and caregivers along the way. No matter where someone is on their journey, our spectrum of medical and emotional support services provides compassionate care for each and every patient.
Through every step of every journey, we offer compassion through extraordinary care, hope through innovative services, and inspiration through endless encouragement.
To be the leader in life-changing health care.
Suncoast Hospice was established in 1977 by a group of volunteers who realized the value of hospice care and wanted to bring it to their community. In order to better reflect our range of services for addressing the growing and changing needs of those facing a chronic or advanced illness, our integrated network of care is now known as Empath Health. We will continue to bring medical expertise as well as emotional and spiritual support to those we serve.