Palliative Care Physician

  • Location: Des Moines, IA

  • Posted: Jul 13, 2018

Job Description

Palliative Care Physician



Daily Schedule-8-5

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period-80

Weekends Required-Occasional


Mercy Clinics is seeking a BE/BC Palliative Care Physician to join in the development of an innovative Palliative Care model serving patients across the healthcare spectrum. The position offers competitive compensation with 401K
match, sign-on bonus, and paid malpractice.

Mercy Palliative Care
Approximately 480 inpatient consults a year with 1044 patient visits per year
Includes multidisciplinary team including Nurse Practitioners, certified Palliative Care nurses, supportive medical staff and administration, and solid support services such as Mercy Home Care, Mercy Hospice, and Mercy Center for Pain
Focus in palliative care education with both patients and their families
Academic appointment with IM/FM Residency and Medical School
Mercy Medical Center
Tertiary service area of 1.4 million
802-bed not-for-profit Catholic healthcare provider
Medical staff of more than 1,000 physicians
Maintains a network of 16 affiliate hospitals
Regional leader for critical care
Consumer Choice Award recipient for overall quality and reputation National Research Corp.
Nationally recognized for quality and safety COMPARION Medical Analytics
Des Moines
#1 Best State to Practice Medicine in US WalletHub
Best City for Families Kiplinger
Top 10 Best Places to Live U.S. News
Voted as the Safest City in America - Gallup
Best City for Young Professionals - Forbes
Leading place for Business and Careers Forbes
Best State to Retire
Wealthiest City in America The Today Show

Were an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

Requisition Title-2017-R0144141

Mercy Medical Center

Employment Type


Mercy Medical Center Des Moines

1111 6th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50314

Phone: (515) 247-3100


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