Career Opportunities: Physician - Internal Medicine/Pediatrics (130791)
July 11, 2017
Full Time - Experienced
PeaceHealth is seeking a IM/Pediatrician in scenic SW Washington State
PeaceHealth Medical Group's outpatient practice is seeking an outstanding IM/Peds (Med/Peds) Physician. This opportunity is located at St. John Medical Center located in Longview, Washington. If you thrive in the great outdoors but enjoy quick access to big city amenities, our rural practice would be a great place for you!
Why you'll love the practice:
Join an established team of two existing Pediatricians, 2 IM Pediatricians, 6 Internists (including palliative care and diabetic specialists) and a Pediatric PA
4 days per week plus call. Call is 1:9 (average call is 1/night)
20-22 patients per day
Partnership with Oregon Health & Sciences University (OHSU) for consults. OHSU Academic Hospital only 45 minutes away! Partnered with PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center.
On-site social worker and behavioral health support services available
Why you'll love Longview:
Our Providers are deeply integrated with the community and have a have a strong desire to care for their neighbors.
Forbes magazine listed Longview as one of the prettiest towns in America due to its proximity to the Columbia River and Mount St. Helens and beautiful local parks.
Our town is situated 45 miles north of the Portland metro area and 120 miles south of Seattle.
Outdoor lovers will enjoy quick access to the Pacific Ocean, Mount St. Helens, as well the never-ending outdoor recreational options in the Pacific Northwest.
Longview and the neighboring community of Kelso have a combined population over 57k, so you'll skip the trip to the larger cities for your shopping and dining needs. Our area has many locally-owned specialty restaurants and shops plus national chains such as Target, Macy's and Home Depot, and a variety of grocery shopping options.
Longview has affordable, brand new housing well below the prices of the nearby metros.
We are the headquarters for the Cowlitz Indian Tribe which lends its name to the county.
Longview was founded near the Columbia River which supports the thriving lumber and marine industries that still exist there today.
Washington State has no income tax.
If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Seth Lidren.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, 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 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship – the spirit of health.
To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Longview, WA community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage www.peacehealth.org/careers.
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.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Washington, 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 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout th...e Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship. This is The Spirit of Healing—The Spirit of PeaceHealth. PeaceHealth is an EEO/AA Employer.