VITAS Healthcare is the nations leading provider of end of life care. We provide our employees opportunities for professional growth, advancement and competitive benefits.
The Regional Medical Director is responsible for participation in leadership to and oversight of physician practices in the interdisciplinary delivery of hospice care, consistent with applicable standards of hospice medical care and the organizations commitment of quality end of life care. Advises in the recruitment and selection of program medical directors and participates in the training of program medical directors, utilizing VITAS training materials as they are developed. Assists and guides program medical directors in recruitment, selection and training of team physicians. Assists in assuring that all team physicians have appropriate competencies as defined by VITAS. Provides updates and reports to the National Medical Director and Associate National Medical Director on trends and issues unique to the region served and on strategic challenges and opportunities.
Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
Pre-tax healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts
401(k) plan with numerous investment options and generous company match
Cancer and/or critical illness benefit
Paid Time Off
Employee Assistance Program
Qualified candidates must have five to ten years as a practicing physician and demonstrated administrative/managerial responsibilities in a health-care setting.
Demonstrated knowledge and well-developed skills in:
General medicine and pharmacology
Palliative medicine, pain and non-pain symptom control
Psychosocial and spiritual care for the dying
Medicare and Medicaid/MediCal regulations as they relate to hospice and palliative medicine
Conditions of Participation in the Medicare Hospice Benefit
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