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Physician / Hospice / Illinois / Locum tenens / Palliative Care/Hospice Physician needed in Chicago,

Chicago, Illinois
Job Type
12 Sep 2022
We are currently working with the University of Illinois Hospital and they are seeking inpatient Palliative Care coverage starting in May. Their mission is to advance healthcare to improve the health of our patients and communities. Please send me your CV if you are interested in being sent over for consideration after reviewing the details listed below. University of Chicago Chicago, IL Located South of Downtown Palliative Care/Hospice Physician (1-2 needed) May 10-July 10 Monday to Friday; 9a-5p Inpatient only, no clinic Consults in the hospital No call, no weekends 8-10 patients per day Patients May include sickle cell, Hem/Onc, Cardiac, Med/Surg ICU, Renal, Dementia, Neurosurgery, general medical. All palliative care patients. Provide inpatient consultation services in palliative care Facilitate clarification of patient and family goals of care. Consult with the attending physician and the Interdisciplinary Team to establish a written plan of care at intervals specified in the plan. Facilitate access to appropriate supportive care services. Education of staff and coworkers. Full and appropriate documentation of patient care services to support professional billing for these services. Participation in on-call coverage with the interdisciplinary team. Weekly participation in interdisciplinary team meetings to review active cases. Assist in the development of standards of care. Perform other duties as requested. Adhere to the practice of confidentiality regarding patients, families, staff, and the organization. EMR: EPIC Requirements Board certification in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine with minimum two (2) years of experience providing inpatient care to palliative medicine patients and/or hospice patients Board certification in Palliative Medicine DEA certificate Illinois State Medical License and Controlled Substances License in good standing
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  • Job Reference: 710021824-2
  • Date Posted: 12 September 2022
  • Recruiter: The Talent Society
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Contract