Vacancy: Palliative Care Physician at Trivandrum

2018 June 25
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Organization: Pallium India

Job Title: Palliative Care Physician

No. of vacancies: 2

Nature of Job: Permanent – Full Time

Remuneration: Depends on Qualification & Experience

Location: Pallium India Trust, VP XIII/80, Golden Hills, Venkode.P.O, Thiruvananthapuram – 695028

Essential Qualification: M.B.B.S from a recognized university

Desired Qualification: Trained in Palliative Care

Experience: Fresher /1-2 years

Job Description

  • Provide symptom management, pain relief and supportive care for the patient in inpatient care, outpatient clinic and home based care.
  • Facilitate clarification to patient and family regarding goals of care.
  • Facilitate information sharing and decision making regarding patient care.
  • In addition to providing expert symptom management, devote time to intensive family meetings, ensure co-ordinated care across health care settings, link patients and family members to support groups and other services and improve access to information so patients can make confident, well-informed decisions about their care.
  • Consult with fellow physicians and the interdisciplinary team in establishing a written plan of care at intervals specified in the plan.
  • Adhere to the practice of confidentiality regarding patients, families, staff, and the organization.
  • Assist in the development of standards of care and practice.
  • Participate first and organise academic sessions and training programs for skill development.
  • Facilitate and participate awareness campaigns in the community.
  • Collaborate with similar Palliative care organisations and oncology community to create awareness and advocate for palliative care in India and overseas.
  • Undertake and guide research and projects in the field of Palliative care.

 

How to apply: Interested candidates please send detailed and updated CV to hr@palliumindia.org with subject as “Application for Palliative Care Physician”.

For more details, contact

Arathy V Nair, Human Resources: +91 9746745501

Email: hr@palliumindia.org

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