PeaceHealth is seeking a Physician - Hospice & Palliative Care (leadership opportunity) based in the Vancouver community.
Req ID: 149062
PeaceHealth is passionate about growing palliative care and hospice services in Southwest Washington State. Work closely with 2 physicians and 2 NPs as well as a full ancillary support team in a fully supported H&PCM program.
We seek a physician who is BC/BE in Hospice & Palliative Care Medicine. Medical Directorship or lead role also available.
Position is based at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center in Vancouver, Washington--just across the river from Portland, Oregon. Current opportunity would focus on inpatients, but could also have oversight for the outpatient program. We envision our program growing to include outpatient services, first in oncology and then in other specialties (e.g. CHF, dementia, ESRD, etc.).
Become a member of this physician-centric practice, and never compromise the values that brought you to medicine:
Integrated physician-led medical group
Hospitalist teams are familiar with palliative medicine and they are eager for more on-the-ground resources to meet their patients' needs.
Competitive compensation plus signing bonus and robust benefits package
CME reimbursement & relocation assistance
Fully paid malpractice insurance
Educational Loan Reimbursement Program for eligible providers
What you'll love about Vancouver:
Robust, independent city with the additional advantage of being part of the Portland, Oregon metro area.
Downtown Vancouver is only 9 miles from downtown Portland, 45 miles to Willamette Valley vineyards, 90 miles to the Pacific Coast, 80 miles to the ski resorts at Mt. Hood and 160 miles to Seattle.
Outdoor lovers will enjoy quick access to the historic Columbia River Gorge, 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.
Washington State does not have a state income tax.
If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Kim L Dianich.
Phone: (360) 729-1409
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.
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: Vancouver , Southwest Medical Center (150) Job Category : Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician Shift: Day FTE: 1.0 Work Type: Full Time
Posting Notes: Vancouver || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician ||Physicians || Full Time || CARE CONTINUUM SVCS
PeaceHealth Physicians are as diverse as the communities they serve, but have the following in common:Dedication to carrying on the healing mission of Jesus Christ by promoting personal and community health, relieving pain and suffering and treating each person in a loving and caring way.A shared vision of every patient receiving exceptional, compassionate evidence-based care, every time, every touch.