Palliative Program Leadership Position California North Coast
Palliative Care Opportunity
Program Leadership Opening on the Beautiful California North Coast
Location: Eureka, California
- BC/BE required
- Looking for experienced physician, right person to help expand a growing palliative care program
- Opportunity to grow and optimize a program for care continuum involving hospital, inpatient, outpatient, home health, and community with a great team of spiritual caregivers and social workers.
- Permanent, full time, Monday through Friday.
- Competitive pay, great benefits.
Excellent quality of life, natural outdoor beauty, picturesque coastlines and beaches, majestic redwoods, higher education, arts, music, culture, close-knit community, and personally rewarding medical practices.
This practice is located in Eureka, California, which is 5 hours north of San Francisco, minutes from Pacific Ocean beaches, and literally in the ancient and majestic giant redwood forests: temperate rainforests of ferns, lichens, rivers, streams, mountains, lakes, and lagoons and the tallest trees in the world.
The location excels in opportunities to
- camp, hike or backpack trails through forests and along coastal beaches and prairies
- stand up paddle the rivers, lakes, lagoons and bay
- world-class fishing in both fresh and ocean waters
- fabulous ocean point breaks for surfing; as well as sailing, kayaking, hunting
- and so many other activities
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St. Joseph Health Medical Group (formerly Humboldt Medical Specialists)
SJHMG is a foundation model multi-specialty group offering physician employed positions. We have over 70 providers in Humboldt County committed to providing compassionate, quality care for the entire family through every stage of life.
Our specialists and primary care physicians are highly respected and have supportive relationships with their colleagues. The practices have top-notch medical staff that are well-trained and professional.
With the support of St. Joseph Health area hospitals, we have the resources, technologies, and mutual respect that allows us to offer great, quality care of a large and challenging patient base locally.
St. Joseph Hospital Eureka is a 138-bed full-service acute care facility that offers: cardiac surgery and interventional Cath Lab in the Heart Institute, a fully accredited Cancer Program, 64-slice CT, MRI, PET, PET/CT, IMRT, High Dose Rate Brachytherapy, Ultrasound, Childbirth Center with the only Level II NICU on the North Coast, Pediatric Services, Physical Therapy, Surgery Services, Respiratory Therapy, Nuclear Medicine, Radiology, Full Service Laboratory and Pharmacy, a Level III Trauma and PCI (Chest Pain) Center, and more.
At SJE, a newly constructed patient tower opened in November 2012, houses a 20-bed Emergency Department, Surgery Department with 8 surgery suites, a 12-bed Intensive Care Unit, a 40-bed Progressive Care Unit (Step Down Telemetry). The second campus houses inpatient and outpatient medical rehabilitation, endoscopy services, sleep disorders center and outpatient laboratory services.
St. Joseph Hospital has been serving the health care needs of Humboldt County since 1920. Comprised of two campuses, St. Joseph Hospital and the General Hospital campus are located within a quarter mile of each other in Eureka. SJH offers comprehensive services including emergency, cardiac services in The Heart Institute, an accredited Cancer Program, Women's and Children's Services in the Childbirth Center (including Pediatric Care and the only Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Nursery (NICU) on the North Coast), Neurosurgery, and Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine.
Today the hospital is literally growing to meet the future needs of the North Coast community. On November 11, 2012, St. Joseph Hospital officially opened its new North East Wing to patients and the community. This state-of-the-art medical care facility encompasses 100,000 square feet and is connected to the current hospital at 2700 Dolbeer Street in Eureka. The North East Wing is a modern facility designed to meet the growing health care needs of the community. General features include: 100,000 square feet; Three floors – lower level, first and second; 99 beds; 20 Emergency Department treatment rooms, including two full, state-of-the-art trauma bays; 17 pre-operative beds; 10 post-anesthesia care unit beds; 12 ICU rooms; 40 progressive care unit (PCU) beds; Surgical Services (eight operating rooms); Cardiac catheterization lab; Diagnostic Imaging (X-ray, ultrasound and CT); Courtyard and expanded lobby and family lounges.