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Provides medical direction of the hospice house and palliative care programs with the responsibility of providing physician direction and guidance to the interdisciplinary team, volunteers and other physicians to ensure quality care for patients.

Organizes, manages and participates in the medical processes.
Shares in on-call/consultant rotation
Serves as a liaison between Hospice House and community physicians, hospitals, medical schools, other healthcare organizations, and community at large.
Provides quality services to meet internal/external customer needs.


Education/Experience
Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy degree from an accredited medical school.
Knowledge of and skills in pain and symptom control and pharmacology. Minimum 2 years experience in hospice and palliative care.

License/Certification
Current MD or DO license to practice in Oregon. Current DEA license. Current Board Certification in Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

Life in Oregon
Nestled in the heart of Oregon, the mid-Willamette Valley and central Oregon Coast are ideal locations to work, live and raise a family. From spectacular ocean views to recreation-inspiring mountains, our communities coupled with our friendly, unique and adventurous residents are unmatched places to call home. Affordable housing, infinite entertainment opportunities, good schools, thriving art communities, numerous wineries and microbreweries and great food, the advantages of living here are endless! Corvallis is home to Oregon State University, a PAC-12 school.

For more information, please visit www.samhealth.org/docjobs or contact Annette at aclovis@samhealth.org

Formed in the late 1990s, Samaritan Health Services is a non-profit regional network of hospitals, physicians, senior care facilities and health insurance plans which provide exceptional primary care and a range of specialty services throughout the mid-Willamette Valley and Central Oregon coast. The network serves approximately 300,000 residents in Linn, Benton, Lincoln and portions of Polk and Marion counties.

As a Samaritan provider, you will join a collaborative team in a professionally satisfying, patient-centered environment. You will be offered a complete benefit package with paid medical malpractice and CME.