Requisition ID: 53257
Location: Presence St Mary Kankakee
500 West Court Street, Kankakee, IL 60901-3661 United States (US)
Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 40
Employment Status: Full-time
Employment Type: Regular
To provide medical direction for the care and treatment of hospice and palliative care patients and families. Serves as liaison and contact between Rainbow Hospice, community physicians and other health care professionals to develop and expand awareness and utilization of hospice and palliative care as end of life resources.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills. Excellent analytical skills.
- Excellent interpersonal and customer relations skills.
- Ability to perform repetitive tasks.
Education and/or Experience
Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy degree from an accredited medical school with a current license to practice in the State of Illinois required. At least five years of experience required.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Certification or active pursuit of certification by the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine required. Must have or be eligible for membership in good standing on the medical staff of the RHI participating health care facilities. Maintains auto insurance and valid driver's license in accordance with agency standards. CPR certification required.
Business Unit: PLC Senior Services
Department Name: PPC PSMH