We are currently seeking a full-time, board certified or board eligible Palliative Care physician to join the UNC REX Healthcare team. Patient care will be primarily consultative with advanced practice provider support and will be 50% inpatient, 50% outpatient/clinic. The Palliative Care schedule will include weekday, daytime in-house coverage. Compensation and benefits are competitive.
General Responsibilities Include: Maintains an environment of safety for patients, self and others. Provides professional medical services to patients. Exercises independent professional judgment in the care and treatment of patients. Orders and prescribes medical treatment, diagnostic testing, nursing care, and other health and medical services. Prescribes medically appropriate pharmaceuticals. Consults and counsels with patients and families. Provides health and medical education to patients and families. Refers patients as needed to appropriate medical specialists and other health care professionals to assure appropriate multi-disciplinary care is provided. Documents medical and clinical care in the patient's electronic record in a timely manner. Assigns the appropriate diagnostic and procedural codes to permit third party insurance billing. Collaborates with and participates in the education of other medical professionals. Adheres to the principles of medical ethics.
To apply, visit https://www.rexhealth.com/rh/careers/ and search for requisition ID PRO001KS or you may also send a CV to Kristen Echols at Kristen.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Active member of the Rex Hospital Medical Staff including meeting the Board Certification Requirements. Graduation from an accredited school of medicine.
Licensure Board Certified in Speciality ACLS , BCLS , DEA , MD
Internal Number: PRO001KS
About UNC REX Healthcare
UNC REX Healthcare, part of the UNC Health System, is a private, not-for-profit health care system with more than 5,700 co-workers. REX has 660 beds (433 general acute beds and 227 skilled nursing) and treats nearly 34,000 inpatients each year. Rex's medical staff includes more than 1,100 physicians and 1,700 nurses. We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits and attractive compensation package.UNC REX Healthcare is headquartered in Raleigh, NC, which is ranked nationally as one of the top ten best places to live and has been named one of the fastest growing areas in the country.