Jobs Hospice & Palliative Medicine Physician - Halifax Health in Port Orange, Florida!

Palliative Care Physician Job with Halifax Health in Port Orange, FL

Job ID: 1027423

Hospice & Palliative Medicine Physician - Halifax Health in Port Orange, Florida!

Port Orange, FL 32129

Job Description


Halifax Health Hospice is a not-for-profit hospice organization that has been serving the community for over 40 years.   Renowned for its compassionate and considerate approach to patient and family care, the organization consistently achieves exceptional quality metrics, holding the position as the top-rated hospice in Central Florida. The hospice team cares for an average daily census of 600 patients in the Volusia, Flagler, Orange, and Osceola counties and has four freestanding hospice inpatient units. 

The Halifax Health Palliative Care program, with over a decade of service, is a robust, well-respected program serving the three hospitals in the Halifax Health system.  The inpatient consult team sees over 200 individual consults a month, and is composed of an interdisciplinary team of physicians, nurse practitioners, a social worker and a palliative chaplain.  The outpatient program has a smaller census of 100 patients. 

We are looking for a compassionate physician with a willingness to lead and educate our team as we continue to grow hospice and palliative care services in our region. Live by the beach while making a difference at a respected safety net hospital with a job you will love.  Come for the lifestyle, stay for the career.

Job Qualifications: 

  • Full Time, Employed
  • Must hold US citizenship or permanent residency
  • Must be ABMS/AOA Board Certified/Board Eligible in Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Eligible to be licensed for the practice of medicine in the State of Florida


  • Sovereign immunity covers malpractice
  • Qualifying employer for Federal Student Loan Forgiveness program
  • Competitive compensation in line with MGMA standards
  • Comprehensive benefits package including: Medical, Dental, Vision and a Matched 403(b) retirement plan. Unmatched 457 deferred comp plan also available.
  • Up to $2,800 per year for professional dues and memberships in 2 organizations
  • $3,000 for CME allowance
  • Relocation assistance/ Sign on bonuses in accordance with policy
  • NO STATE INCOME TAX - keep more of your wealth for you and your family!

About Halifax Health:

Halifax Health is the area’s only Level II Trauma Center serving the Volusia County community since 1928. Halifax Health is the area's largest tertiary healthcare provider. The main campus is located in Daytona Beach with 678 licensed beds, there is an 80-bed community hospital; Halifax Health Medical Center of Port Orange and a 90-bed hospital; Halifax Health | UF Health Medical Center of Deltona which opened in February 2020. Halifax Health has over 500 physicians on our Medical Staff representing more than 50 medical specialties.     

Today, Halifax Health is rated one of the 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals™ in the United States by IBM Watson Health™, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, two community hospitals, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, primary care walk-in clinics, a clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric care community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization.  Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Center for Transplant Services, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born earlier than 28 weeks.

About the Area:  Daytona Beach, FL

Daytona Beach is rich with history, in addition to the 23 miles of white sand beaches, the community is overflowing with sporting venues, museums, band shell concerts, night life, parks, wildlife, water activities and family fun. The population is approximately 70,000 and is a principal city  of Volusia County. Daytona Beach lies about 51 miles from Orlando, 86 miles from Jacksonville, and  242 miles from Miami. There are excellent private and public schools including a top 10 ranked International Baccalaureate high school. 

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