Palliative Medicine Physician/Medical Director
Pensacola, FL and Surrounding Area

Palliative Medicine Physician/Medical Director




  • Sacred Heart Health System in Pensacola, FL seeks an exceptional Palliative Medicine Physician to join our multidisciplinary Palliative Care Department.

  • We currently provide in-patient consultation services with future plans for a dedicated inpatient Palliative Care unit and outpatient services.

  • Help educate medical students, residents, nurses, physician colleagues and other hospital staff about Palliative Care principles and practices.

  • Part of Ascension Health, one of the nation’s strongest supporters of Palliative Care.

  • Competitive salary and rich benefits package offered.

  • Come live in charming Pensacola, in Florida's spectacular panhandle, which boasts the most beautiful beaches in the continental United States!



The Palliative Care Team currently includes two Nurse Practitioners, a CHPN Registered Nurse, a Nurse Manager, a Social Worker, and an Administrative Assistant.  Entire staff is full time and solely dedicated to the Palliative Care Department. We are recruiting a third Nurse Practitioner as well.



 


About Sacred Heart Health System

Sacred Heart Health System is Northwest Florida's leading provider of high quality health care to children and adults. The hub of the Health System is the 566-bed Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola that includes the region's only Women's and Children's Hospital. In 2011 and 2012, Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola was rated in an independent national study among the top 5 percent in the nation for superior patient outcomes.

Key services also include a Regional Heart and Vascular Institute, a regional Stroke Center, Level II Trauma Center, a Cancer Center affiliated with MD Anderson Physicians Network, and a large regional network of 150 physicians with offices stretching from Foley, Ala. to Apalachicola, Fla.

In 2003, the Health System opened Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast, a 58-bed community hospital in Walton County that is rated among the top hospitals in the United States for patient satisfaction. In March 2010, the new Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf, a 19-bed hospital, opened in Port St. Joe, Fla.

Sacred Heart has more than 4,000 employees and is part of Ascension Health, the nation's largest system of Catholic and nonprofit health care facilities.


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If you're a physician interested in a career at Sacred Heart Health System in Northwest Florida,
please contact our physician recruiters.

Valarie Baker
Email: vrbaker@shhpens.org
Toll Free: 1-800-669-5386
Phone: 850-416-7623
Fax: 850-416-1147