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Physician - Family Medicine

Benefits Eligibility (Employment Type):  Full-time benefits (32-40 hours per week)
Shift Type:  Day
Shift Length:  10 Hours
Primary Location (City):  Vancouver
State:  WA

Seeking an outstanding Family Medicine Physician in the beautiful Portland/Vancouver Metro Area

Req ID: 145489 

 

Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Cascade Mountains; perched on the north bank of the Columbia River sits a unique blend of Pacific Northwest flavors known as Vancouver, Washington.  From the area's natural wonders, including Mt. St. Helens, to the region's laid back dining culture, one thing is for certain: this burgeoning suburb of the Portland Metro area has a personality of its own!  Here, PeaceHealth Medical Group is seeking outstanding Family Physicians for practice in the Vancouver area.

 

Why you’ll love the practice:

  • Join an established practice of 25 providers (a mixture of traditional Family Medicine, Family Medicine OB and Advanced Practice)
  • Outpatient only practice
  • ~23 patients/day
  • Call frequency is 1:15

 

Why you’ll love Vancouver:

  • Providers are deeply integrated into the community and a have a strong desire to care for their neighbors.
  • Vancouver has a robust, independent city with over 160k people with the additional advantage of being part of the Portland, Oregon metro area.
  • Vancouver is the county seat in Clark County named for the Lewis and Clark expedition
  • The temperate climate in eastern Washington and Oregon nurtures beautiful landscapes, bountiful fruit and vegetable harvests, and world famous flowers such as tulips and roses.
  • Outdoor lovers will enjoy quick access to the Pacific Ocean, Mt. Hood, Mount St. Helens, and never-ending outdoor recreation options in the Pacific Northwest
  • The metro area has world class cuisine, wine, and beer which are mostly locally produced and sourced.
  • Downtown Vancouver is only 9 miles from downtown Portland, 80 miles to the Pacific Coast, and 160 miles to Seattle
  • Washington State does not have state income tax

 

Hospital Highlights:

  • PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center is a 450-bed hospital with a Level II trauma center. They are one of the largest employer in Clark County. 
  • 24/7 Hospitalist team provides hospital care and call coverage and there is a nurse phone-triage team.
  • Last year there were more than 224k outpatient clinic visits
  • Over 600 active medical providers with most specialty services provided locally
  • In 2014 they received a Gold Star Recognition from the Washington State Hospital Association for clinical initiatives designed to reduce readmission rates and infections.

 

PeaceHealth Benefits:

  • Integrated physician-led medical group
  • Medical home model with care teams and EPIC EMR
  • Competitive compensation plus signing bonus
  • CME reimbursement and relocation assistance
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance
  • Educational Loan Reimbursement for those who qualify
  • Excellent health coverage options plus vision and dental
  • Exceptional retirement plans plus optional supplemental plan
  • Employee Wellness Program with FitBit options and up to $400 in incentives for healthy lifestyles

 

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Lyndse R Neppl.

Phone: 360-729-1597
Email: LNeppl@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 Vancouver 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.

 

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Location: Vancouver, Family Medicine - Fisher's Landing (650)
Job CategoryPhysician & Advanced Practice Clinician 
Shift:  Day
FTE:  1.0 
Work Type:  Full Time

 

Posting Notes: Vancouver || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician ||Physicians || Full Time || FAMILY PRACTICE SVCS

~LRN~ #NHCN


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Nearest Secondary Market: Tacoma

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