Hospice

Wauwatosa, WI

Job Description
Advocate Aurora Health is seeking a Hospice Medical Director to serve the Home Hospice program in 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, the director 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
  • Will support candidates on H-1B visa as cap-exempt employer
  • Student loan forgiveness available
If you are an experienced Hospice Physician who 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.