We provide broader primary care and specialty collaboration, effective advanced care planning, and a revamped hospital based palliative care program. This program allows us to accomplish the following:
The Palliative Care physicians will require both inpatient and outpatient privileges, advanced practitioner collaboration, and agree to a Hospice Medical Directorship. The palliative care physicians will be responsible for both inpatient and outpatient work; one week in the hospital followed by one week in the clinic.
Inpatient Palliative Care Physician Role
The Physicians will be required to have standard Internal medicine or Family Medicine privileges. We do not perform procedures. The Inpatient Consultative Palliative Care physician will be responsible for the following:
Outpatient Palliative Care Physician RoleClinic will be Monday – Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm. Physician is On Call for Emergent needs only after hours.