Colfax, Washington - Seeking an exemplary Orthopedic Surgeon - Total Joint, with an interest in working with sports teams. Full-time position. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. Sign-on bonus and relocation assistance may be available. Ideal candidate will have two or more years of experience and will be comfortable serving sports teams and building relationships with younger populations in the community. Enjoy practicing in an updated, spacious and beautiful building on Whitman Hospital's campus. All imaging and cases are done at the hospital, a short walk away. Take advantage of this opportunity to join a long-standing orthopedics practice-the only one in town-and experience all that life in sun-drenched Eastern Washington has to offer.
Colfax, an agricultural community of approximately 2,800 people, is located in eastern Washington in a region of rolling hills and deep, rich topsoil. Watered by the beautiful Palouse River, Colfaxs hot, dry summers, cold winters, and significant rainy season combine to create abundant fields of waving wheat. Experience small town life at its best while enjoying the cultural and social opportunities offered by nearby Pullman and Spokane.
Ranked as a 5-star Hospital for Patient Experience by Medicare in 2016 and one of 50 Critical Access Hospital to Know by Becker's Hospital Review in 2015 and 2016, Whitman Hospital & Medical Center is home to over 200 employees. With specialties including Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Urology, and with several visiting specialties, WHMC provides high quality inpatient and outpatient services, ensuring safe and effective care. The hospital offers a same day surgery center, excellent therapy services (including inpatient and outpatient physical therapy, aquatic, speech, massage, occupational and pediatric therapy) and 24/7 emergency services. Patients consider WHMC "an undiscovered gem."
Providence St. Joseph Health is a family of partner organizations including Providence Health & Services, St. Joseph Health, Facey Medical Foundation, Swedish, Pacific Medical Centers, Covenant Health and Kadlec. With 50 hospitals, more than 800 physician clinics, and a variety of health and educational services that include senior care and supportive housing, the health system and its partners em...ploy more than 100,000 caregivers (employees) serving communities across seven states: Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. PSJH’s family of organizations work together to meet the needs of its communities, especially the poor and vulnerable.