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AMEDISYS HOLDING LLC Associate Medical Director Hospice in GREEN BAY, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Why Join the Amedisys Family? We are a growing company that values and rewards our team members, recognizes your special skills and experience and offers opportunities for growth. Join more than 14,000 team members who help change lives every day and share a mission of delivering high quality home health, hospice and private duty care at home. Unique clinical environment: Care for terminally ill patients one-on-one in their home environment with a highly collaborative team and support Culture of teamwork: Provide physician direction and guidance to the interdisciplinary team, volunteers, and other physicians Ongoing support: Continuing education and training, tuition assistance, technology and more Healthcare leader: Progressive, stable company with 30 years of experience in delivering care at home and commitment to clinical excellence If you're looking for a home where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future, join our team. What You Will Do: This is an on call position As the Associate Medical Director you will provide the overall medical direction of the hospice program. Your responsibilities will include providing physician direction and guidance to the IDT (Interdisciplinary Team), volunteers and other physicians to assure the maintenance of quality care for patients and families. You will serves as a liaison and contact between the hospice program, community physicians and affiliated hospitals to develop and expand the number of patients served by hospice. * Act as a consultant to patients, physicians and other members of the interdisciplinary team to assure provision of quality of palliative care including pain and symptoms management as you collaborate with the patients' attending physician * Assure appropriate evaluation, certification and recertification of terminal prognosis at the time of admission and at the end of each certification period. * Serve as the physician member of the Professional Advisory Committee. * Conduct educational seminars, inservices and presentations to physicians, nurses and other health care audiences in order to improve quality of patient care and promote hospice services and increase access to patients. * Available for in-house or phone consultation for acute patient clinical problems that cannot be resolved through staff, directors and primary or on-call physician and available for consultation or joint visits in hospital or home when indicate. Qualifications... For full info follow application link. Amedisys is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, sexual orientation, genetic predisposition or carrier status or any other legally protected characteristic. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: ipc.us/t/46893234A4F0422A

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