Job Listing Details

Director of Ethics

Facility: St. Joseph's/Candler Health System
State: Savannah, Ga.
Website URL: http://www.sjchs.org
Contact Name: Steve Pound
Contact Title: V.P. of Human Resources
Contact Phone: (912) 819-8058
Contact Email: POUNDS@sjchs.org
St. Joseph's/Candler in Savannah, Georgia is seeking candidates for the position of Director of Ethics. St. Joseph's/Candler is a faith based health system composed of two hospitals with a total of 700 beds. St. Joseph's is a Catholic Hospital sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy and Candler is affiliated with the United Methodist Church.

The Director of Ethics is responsible for all aspects of Bioethics for both hospitals, including receiving and reviewing consults, chairing the Ethics committee and providing education to internal and external groups.

Education:  a Master's degree in one or more of the following:

  • Health care ethics/bioethics and courses in Theology
  • Theology/theological ethics with a concentration in health care ethics/bioethics
  • Philosophical ethics with a concentration in health care ethics/bioethics

Experience:  A minimum of two years clinical experience in Ethics

 

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