Palliative Medicine Physician Job~ Sentara RMH Medical Center~ Harrisonburg, Virginia
Sentara RMH Medical Center is seeking a Board-Certified or recently Board-Eligible physician in Palliative Medicine to join our established team to see patients for symptom management as well as complex medical decision making. In addition to an inpatient consultative service, our team of advanced practice providers sees patients in our Outpatient clinic. Our collegial group consists of one physician who also serves as our Medical Director, three Nurse Practitioners, RN, LPN, LCSW and Chaplain. While the physician role has an inpatient focus, the team expectation is to cover patients in the outpatient clinic as needed. The practice is well respected and strongly supported by other physicians, administration and senior leaders. This is an employed position to join a medical group of over 140 providers.
Other highlights include:
- Guaranteed and Completive Compensation with Performance Incentives
- Robust onboarding package including a commencement bonus and relocation allowance
- Retirement Package with Matching Contribution and Pension Plan
- Comprehensive Benefits Package including Health, Disability and more
- Malpractice and Tail coverage
- Paid Annual Leave and Sick Leave
- CME time off with expense reimbursement
- Hospital and Clinic equipped with EPIC, Dragon, Up to Date and more
Sentara RMH Medical Center is a 238-bed, not-for-profit community hospital located in the beautiful and historic Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. For over 100 years SRMH has been delivering advanced medical care to its seven-county service area with a population close to 200,000.
Annual services provided at SRMH include over 16,000 inpatients, 1,700 babies delivered, 18,000 surgical procedures, 74,000 cancer treatments and more than 70,000 emergency department visits. In 2010, SRMHopened its new, state-of-the-art hospital, located on a 254-acre site overlooking the Massanutten mountain range. This new LEED-Gold certified facility brings the latest in health and wellness to the community.
Sentara RMH Medical Center continues to grow in its rankings among the nation’s "Best Hospitals" with U.S. News & World Report, moving from 15th to 9th in the State.
Harrisonburg and Rockingham County have an area population of 120,000 with easy access to Interstates 81, 64 and 66. The community boasts award winning school systems, diverse economy, vibrant municipalities and historic roots. Find plenty of outdoor recreation based on the community’s proximity to the Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park, Appalachian Trail, Shenandoah River, and Massanutten Four Season Resort. Cultural venues include music, sports and theatre performances provided by programs at James Madison University, Eastern Mennonite University and Bridgewater College. Harrisonburg is within an hour of Charlottesville, two hours from Washington D.C., Richmond and Roanoke, and is an excellent place to live, practice medicine and raise a family.
Sentara, a not-for-profit health system, operates more than 100 sites of care serving residents across Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. The system is comprised of 12 acute care hospitals, advanced imaging centers, nursing and assisted-living centers, outpatient campuses, two home health and hospice agencies, a 3,680-provider medical staff, and three medical groups with 618 providers.
Sentara also offers medical transport ambulances and Nightingale, the first air ambulance serving Hampton Roads. Optima Health, an award winning Sentara owned health plan, serves 433,000 members in Virginia.