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Be a part of the SoutheastHEALTH Hospice team in Cape Girardeau, MO & Dexter, MO the largest medical market between St. Louis and Memphis.

Compensation Package
$250,000 Guaranteed Base Salary + wRVU-based Productivity Incentives
$30,000 Signing Bonus
Relocation Assistance
Residency Stipend if sign early
$200,000 Student Loan Repayment
6 weeks time off
Full Benefits, including: Health, Dental, Vision, FSA & 403 (b) options
Sub Specialty and Mid-Level Support

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Medication review and oversight.
Participate in and provide oversight of the Palliative Care consultation service.
Responsible for the overall medical component of the care and treatment of terminally ill patients and their families.
Provides palliation and management of terminal illness conditions related to the terminal illness.
Collaborates with the patients attending physician to develop and update the patients plan of care and ensure pain and symptom management and control.
Serves as a medical resource to hospice, home health, palliative care team, patients, families and attending physicians regarding pain and symptom control management.
Demonstrates knowledge in communications and counseling patient and family in dealing with end of life issues.
SoutheastHEALTH is a far-reaching network of providers and facilities including Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo., which provides a regional system of healthcare services throughout a multi-state region. SoutheastHEALTH serves patients in southeast Missouri, as well as residents in parts of southern Illinois, western Kentucky and northern Arkansas. SoutheastHEALTH has multiple campuses and facilities, such as HealthPoint Fitness in Cape Girardeau and Jackson, Southeast Home Health, Southeast Hospice and Southeast Endocrinology at Doctors' Park, and Southeast Medical Plaza with locations on Broadway and Mount Auburn Road. In February 2011, the new Southeast Cancer Center, the largest construction project in the health system's history, will open on SoutheastHEALTH's West Campus. In addition, SoutheastHEALTH operates satellite outpatient Cardiac Rehab services in Sikeston and Dexter, Mo., and the SoutheastHEALTH Center of Ripley County in Doniphan, Mo., and its associated family clinic. Southeast's specialized centers of care include: Southeast Heart Center, Southeast Cancer Center, Southeast Brain and Spine Center, Center for Women and Children Services, Emergency Services, and Orthopedics and Joint Replacement Center. Each year, tens of thousands of patients see the difference at SoutheastHEALTH in technology, services and care.