PeaceHealth is seeking a Physician - Trauma/Acute Care Surgery & SICU based in the Vancouver community.
Req ID: 151690
Are you excited about joining a collegial, progressive and stable team of surgeons? WE HAVE ENJOYED ZERO TURNOVER THE PAST 6 YEARS!!
PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center is a 450-bed Level II trauma and community referral center providing comprehensive specialty care for more than 250,000 patients a year in southwest Washington. Our highly trained caregivers are committed to providing safe, compassionate care; every time, every touch.
Hospital & Practice Information:
Established, growing team of 8 dedicated Trauma/ACS Surgeons and 4 PA's with plans for expansion to a full complement of 11 Trauma Surgeons and 6 PA's.
Shift based reimbursement with 12 hour shifts.
Trauma/ACS team members who have a vast knowledge base and daily opportunity for collaboration on patient care.
Our Trauma Service is among the top performers in the State based on trauma registry data with one of the highest rates of unexpected survivors based on ISS.
We do not have an elective general surgery practice, but there are plentiful opportunities for assisting in elective General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery and Vascular Surgery cases if desired.
No research requirements, however for those who wish to pursue clinical research, there are available projects.
Enthusiastic support staff
450-bed regional and community, not-for-profit medical center.
Washington State Level II trauma designation.
Two 24-bed ICUs.
2,000 trauma admissions annually.
Comprehensive specialty care for more than 250,000 patients each year.
If you are looking for a community that offers amazing outdoor recreation blended with urban city living then Vancouver, Washington is the place for you!
Vancouver is the fourth largest city in Washington, located in the southwestern portion of the state across the river from Portland, Oregon. The city is known for its naturally beautiful scenery, abundant outdoor recreation, diverse cuisine, art walks, contemporary boutiques, and a vibrant farmers market- all nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Cascade Mountains on the north bank of the Columbia River.
Here's why you should experience Vancouver, Washington:
Located next to Portland, Oregon, which is the #1 moved to city in the U.S. the past 3+ years. You will enjoy all the Portland amenities without paying state income tax!
It's an outdoor paradise! With the mountains, rivers, lakes, and ocean in your backyard you are never far away from a breathtaking hike or a relaxing camping trip
Sports fanatic? Cheer for professional basketball, soccer, and baseball organizaitons. You will also take allegiance to many of the flagship universities just a quick drive away!
Cuisine that will rival any city! Here in the northwest we create dishes with local produce that are bold and flavorful. Whether you enjoy 5 star restaurants, intimate café's, hand-crafted pizza, specialty foods- there is something for you.
You will be in a community voted as the most friendly walking & bicycling city in the United States!
2018 will showcase Vancouver's new 7.3 acre waterfront park that will feature shopping, dining, housing units, professional office space, water sports access, parks and a 90 cable pier overlooking the Columbia River.
Just 10 minutes away from Portland International Airport
Home to a community of strong education. Many high schools were given top accolades in the state of Washington.
Medical home model with care teams and EPIC health records
Competitive compensation plus signing bonus
CME reimbursement & Relocation assistance
Fully paid malpractice insurance
Educational Loan Reimbursement Program for eligible providers
Two excellent health coverage options
Exceptional retirement plans plus optional supplemental plan for providers
Employee Wellness Program with FitBit allowance and up to $400 in incentives for healthy lifestyles
If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Danny S Keo.
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 its 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 , Physicians Building (157) 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 || SPECIALTY 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.