Hospice Medical Director opportunity
Advocate Aurora Health is seeking a Hospice Medical Director to serve the Home Hospice program in the Milwaukee and surrounding areas. The Medical Director will provide support and oversight for regional home hospice medical directors and will provide backup coverage at Aurora Zilber Family Hospice. Not only will this Medical Director be the strategic lead and maintain the hospice program, they will also have the opportunity to be involved with academics with the addition of a new fellowship program. Advocate Aurora's highly supportive environment includes experienced hospital/clinic staff, on-site technology and innovative patient education and monitoring services.
Other highlights of the position include;
- Passionate team among an established program
- Strong organization support
- Generous compensation, including loan forgiveness
- Excellent benefit package and malpractice insurance
- Academics available
- Research opportunities
- Student loan forgiveness available
- Will support candidates on H-1B visa as a cap-exempt employer
If you are an experienced Hospice Physician that is looking to make a lasting impact on an established program - you have found the perfect opportunity!
About Milwaukee, Wisconsin
With a county-wide population of nearly a million, Milwaukee offers the best of everything you’d expect to find in a major city while retaining a hometown feel in its many and diverse neighborhoods. Culturally, Milwaukee has many options, ranging from performing arts centers, theaters and museums -- including an internationally designed lakefront art museum -- to one of the nation’s top 10 zoos. Sophisticated, scenic, affordable and event-filled, Milwaukee has an impressive array of public and private schools, including UW-Milwaukee and Marquette University, award-winning restaurants, world-class shopping, and one of the most convenient and “user-friendly” international airports in the world.
About Advocate Aurora Health
Together, we make healthy happen
Now, as the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system in the nation, Advocate Aurora Health’s combined strength and stability drives us forward. Our integrated delivery model allows our clinicians to offer state-of-the-art, top tier quality care throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern and central Illinois.
Our supportive staff and leadership are committed to an autonomous practice environment and continuously strive to be on the forefront of managing the changing healthcare landscape, advances in technology and innovative approaches to providing impeccable outcomes for our patients.
Located just 15 minutes west of downtown, Wauwatosa is an urban enclave with a charming small-town feel. Known affectionately by locals as "Tosa," the city is filled with unique local shops and restaurants, and many of Milwaukee’s most popular spots are opening up second locations in this neighboring city. The city is also home to several colleges and universities.
When care at home isn’t an option, the Aurora Zilber Family Hospice may be the answer. Our 18-bed center gives you or your loved one continuous care in a homelike environment.
We are the only center in the metro-Milwaukee area that offers hospice care to children as well as aging adults. In our homelike environment, people can go through the end-of-life process with comfort and dignity, while their families can count on compassionate care and full medical and emotional support.