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Nurse Practitioner - Hospitalist

Benefits Eligibility (Employment Type):  Full-time benefits (32-40 hours per week)
Shift Type:  Day
Shift Length:  Variable
Primary Location (City):  Springfield
State:  OR

PeaceHealth is seeking a Nurse Practitioner - Hospitalist based in the Springfield community.

Req ID: 175278 


Nurse Practitioner – Hospitalist (Clinical Decision Unit)

Position & Hospital Highlights:

  • Acute care experience
  • Previous experience in a Clinical Decision Unit and/or experience with observation status patients strongly preferred

  • Clinical autonomy – previous experience practicing in a state with full NP practice authority

  • System-wide EPIC EMR
  • Work with outstanding colleagues with a strong ownership culture who value excellent, safe, individualized and compassionate care
  • Average of 13 patients/day
  • Culture of mission & values


Here’s why you should experience Eugene, Oregon:

Eugene is the second largest city in Oregon and is just 90 minutes south of Portland. Also called the 'Emerald City' the city resides in the south end of the Willamette Valley, near the confluence of the McKenzie and Willamette rivers. The city’s official slogan “A Great City for the Arts and Outdoors," truly reflects the diverse breath of events in arts and a host of outdoor activities. If you have always wanted big city amenities with small town feel, Eugene is the place for you. 


  • Eugene is the place for the outdoor enthusiast; hiking, biking, kayaking, swimming, running and water sports. Check out Spencer’s Butte which provides some spectacular views of the city! 
  • The Hult Center for the Performing Arts features all kinds of entertainment including jazz, opera, ballet, the Eugene symphony and choir. Eugene also has other numerous venues for live music, major concerts and theater. 
  • Go shopping at the 5th street market or Oakway Center. Spend an afternoon visiting the shops and enjoy a multitude of international cuisine while local musicians provide live entertainment at the market.
  • Sports fanatic? Eugene is home to the University of Oregon (Mighty Ducks) where you can catch professional, Olympic and collegiate sporting events 
  • If you’re an avid runner, Eugene is known as Track Town U.S.A!  Eugene is also known for being a very cycling friendly city!    
  • Local airport with direct destinations all over the Western part of the United States.
  • 1 hour away from the city of Florence, situated on the scenic Oregon coast.  Florence, Oregon was voted the nation's "most beautiful small city" by Expedia!
  • Home to a community of strong education. Many high schools were given top accolades in the state of Oregon. 


See more about Eugene, Oregon here: https://www.eugenecascadescoast.org/


PeaceHealth at RiverBend is a 338-bed tertiary medical center and is the largest hospital between Portland, OR and San Francisco, CA. The facility also serves as the only level II trauma center in Lane County, which has a population of approximately 350,000 people. The hospital is highly regarded for its quality of care and has been recognized for numerous awards in quality and excellence. 


The ideal candidate will have previous hospital medicine experience or a critical care & geriatrics background. 


Benefit & Compensation Highlights:

  • Competitive compensation, and signing bonus
  • CME reimbursement & relocation assistance
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance
  • Educational loan reimbursement for eligible providers
  • Two excellent health coverage options
  • Exceptional retirement plans plus optional supplemental plan
  • Volunteer opportunities to serve on medical mission teams in El Salvador




If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Grace L Riggs.

Phone: 458-205-6797

Email: griggs@peacehealth.org


About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of the founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.


To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Springfield community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage www.peacehealth.org/careers.


Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video, and visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn!


PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.


The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.


Location: Springfield, SHMC at Riverbend (420)
Job CategoryPhysician & Advanced Practice Clinician 
Shift:  Day
FTE:  1.00 
Work Type:  Full Time


Posting Notes: Springfield || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician ||Nurse Practitioners || Full Time || SURGERY SVCS

Nearest Major Market: Eugene

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