Hospice and Palliative Care Assistant Medical Director
- Family Medicine - Hospice and Palliative Medicine
- Internal Medicine - Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Care Dimensions is the largest not-for-profit hospice in Massachusetts, serving more than 90 communities. Reporting to the VP/Chief Medical Officer (CMO), the Assistant Medical Director is an integral member of both the Hospice and Palliative Care programs. In conjunction with the CMO, the Assistant Medical Director is responsible for the direction of the medical component of Care Dimensions’ patient care program. The Assistant Medical Director also assumes an active role in the marketing, outreach, and educational activities of Care Dimensions. Care Dimensions is the teaching site for many undergraduate to post-graduate and fellowship medical and nursing education programs. The Assistant Medical director also serves as a liaison between Care Dimensions and community physicians, hospitals, and long-term care providers to develop and expand the number of patients and families serviced by Care Dimensions. The Assistant Medical Director is active participant in the Care Dimensions Palliative Care Consultation Program, providing direct consultation services and medical oversight. The Assistant Medical Director participates in the planning and implementation of new programs related to the medical care provided to patients.