Exciting new Geriatrics with Palliative Care opportunity in the ideal location!
Seeking balance in your clinical and day-to-day goals? Looking for opportunity to truly impact the health of a community? To potentially teach and consider building a Geriatrics Fellowship program? We have created an exciting new position and are seeking just the right candidate is that you?
If you are Board Certified in Geriatrics and/or Hospice/Palliative Care with IM or FM and an interest in Geriatrics, and 3-5 years experience, we invite you to apply.
This position will report directly to the CMO and have a blended schedule with some flexibility in duties:
- 60% will be clinical in the ambulatory setting of one of our IM practices
- 20% oversight of 3 APP working in community based SNF clinical roles
- 5-10% oversight of inpatient palliative care team
- 5-10% teaching in our Family Medicine Residency program. If interested, there are opportunities to expand this as we consider options for designing a Geriatrics Fellowship program.
Meritus Health, is a thriving independent system with a 300-bed community hospital/trauma center, and more than 20 owned practices. Meritus Medical Center, a Magnet designated hospital, is perhaps its most easily recognized facility, but Meritus Health offers much more. Branches of care including primary care physician practices, specialists in disciplines from obstetrics to cardiology, and satellite services from diagnostics to durable medical equipment to complement the hospital s efforts to provide quality care across the spectrum.
The outpatient setting is in a large medical mall attached to the hospital, on a million-square foot modern campus. Meritus Health offers a top-of-the-market compensation and benefits package, including signing bonus and relocation assistance. All Meritus Health locations utilize Epic EMR.
Our perfect Mid-Atlantic setting of Hagerstown, MD, is at the crossroads of Western MD, southern PA, and the Eastern Panhandle of WV. We are only 1 hour from DC and Baltimore, so enjoy the closeness of major cities with the lower cost of living of a semi-rural/small city area, with every housing and recreation option you could want.
Apply today for consideration!