Make the most of every moment –it’s the heart of our philosophy and mission at Capital Caring, a leader in hospice and palliative care in the DC metro region. We live our mission of improving the care of people facing life-limiting illness every day and are seeking a dedicated, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Physician to join our Washington, D.C. team! The covereage area may also include Prince George's County, Maryland and Montgomery County, Maryland.
Our Core Values include:
Employment with Capital Caring comes with great benefits - with flexibility to choose the health and welfare plans to best meet your needs.
POSITION SUMMARY: The Hospice and Palliative Medicine Physician is a member of the Active Medical Staff of Capital Caring and provides services to our patients throughout our continuum of care. This continuum includes, but is not limited to: home and facility-based hospice; home and facility-based palliative care; inpatient hospice; hospital-based palliative care consultation; and outpatient palliative care clinics.
Licensure: Licensed to practice medicine in the State of Maryland, the Commonwealth of Virginia and/or the District of Columbia as dictated by job responsibilities and regional assignments.
DEA and State Controlled Substances Registration in above jurisdictions.
EDUCATION: A licensed physician (Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy) from an accredited school.
Board certification in a related specialty; certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine is preferred.
EXPERIENCE: 3-5 years of related experience or a Palliative Care Fellowship preferred. Expertise in the medical care of terminally ill individuals required.