Seattle, WA - Seeking an exemplary Hospice physician to act as medical director. Per diem position. Competitive compensation. Leadership experience preferred, but not required. Join a well-established and collegial team at Providence Hospice of Seattle. This position provides clinical expertise and leadership to an interdisciplinary team made up of physicians, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, chaplains, social workers, and other team members, providing physical care as well as emotional, social and spiritual support for patients, families and caregivers. Experience outstanding quality of life in Seattle, Washington's largest city, and enjoy all that the Pacific Northwest has to offer.
Seattle is the Pacific Northwests largest urban center (metro population 3.25 million), with world-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an outstanding school system. The city hugs magnificent Puget Sound and offers magnificent mountain views to the north, east and south. Seattleites are famously fond of the outdoors, fresh seafood and good coffee.
Providence Hospice of Seattle is a not-for-profit, community-based hospice ministry serving patients in King County, including Vashon Island. We provide comprehensive and compassionate physical, emotional and spiritual care to people nearing the end of their lives, including support for their families and friends.
Providence St. Joseph Health is a family of partner organizations including Providence Health & Services, St. Joseph Health, Facey Medical Foundation, Swedish, Pacific Medical Centers, Covenant Health and Kadlec. With 50 hospitals, more than 800 physician clinics, and a variety of health and educational services that include senior care and supportive housing, the health system and its partners em...ploy more than 100,000 caregivers (employees) serving communities across seven states: Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. PSJH’s family of organizations work together to meet the needs of its communities, especially the poor and vulnerable.