Hospice Physician Job Opportunities with VITAS

When you join VITAS Healthcare as a physician, you’ll do that important work as part of an interdisciplinary team of specialists who are just as passionate and committed as you are.
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A career as a hospice physician is unlike any other. You must possess the same compassion and expertise as in other specialties, but the end goal is different. You live your purpose every day ensuring that patients spend their last days, months, or years in comfort.

When you join VITAS Healthcare as a physician, you’ll do that important work as part of an interdisciplinary team of specialists who are just as passionate and committed as you are. And since VITAS is the largest dedicated end-of-life care provider in the United States, you’ll enjoy the benefit of working for a stable organization with myriad possibilities for career growth.

As a hospice physician with VITAS you can expect:

  • To be at the forefront of the practice of palliative care and hospice
  • Vast opportunities for professional and personal growth 
  • The freedom to prioritize and focus on the patient's needs and comfort
  • To provide access to hospice care to those who need it most
  • To work at a people-focused organization with approachable, present leaders who want to hear your ideas

We treat our employees like we treat our patients—with care and dignity. Experience the difference while making a difference.

 

Dr. Joseph Shega’s career is built on expertise in geriatrics, palliative medicine, and hospice care. “Reflect on your reasons for choosing medicine,” he advises, “and then take the paths that take you there or return you to your roots.”

 

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