MD/DO Inpatient Palliative Care
Department Hospitalist
Contact Haug, Kalah J.
Location La Crosse
Benefit Eligible Yes
Temporary Position No
Job Details

Gundersen Health System in La Crosse, WI is seeking a part time or full-time palliative care physician to join our innovative inpatient palliative care service. Candidates must be board certified in their primary specialty and board certified/eligible in hospice and palliative medicine.

Practice Highlights:

  • Palliative care at Gundersen consists of three closely linked services: an upstream outpatient palliative care clinic, the 24/7 inpatient service and a hospital owned hospice
  • The service provides symptom control expertise, decisional support and comprehensive care for patients with advanced disease
  • The comprehensive inpatient service is currently staffed by three board certified hospice and palliative medicine physicians and four Advanced Practice Clinicians.
  • Service provides 24/7 continuum coverage (night coverage is provided by the hospitalist service)
  • Average inpatient census is 10 to 15, including inpatient hospice patients and the opportunity to take primary on patients with a comfort focus
  • Our palliative care team is supported within the system by a multidisciplinary team including spiritual care, social services, care coordinator, nursing staff and more.

MD/DO Inpatient Palliative Care

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