PeaceHealth is seeking a Neurologist based in the Portland metropolitan area.
Req ID: 158078
Join the most well-established neurology department in Vancouver, Washington with 7 neurologists and a physician assistant covering one hospital and one clinic! You could be the eighth neurologist as this collegial group expands. We are open to general neurology and subspecialty candidates.
Why you'll love the practice:
Office-based with a flexible clinic work schedule from 4-5 days per week
Overnight call is only once a week or less
Weekend call is only several times a year
We're very fortunate to have 2 full-time neuro-hospitalists and a neurology PA supporting our nationally certified Stroke Center. Hospital work is consult only with excellent hospitalist team.
Why you'll love Vancouver:
Providers are deeply integrated into the community and a have a strong desire to care for their neighbors
Vancouver is a robust, independent city with over 160k people; in addition, it has the 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 western 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, Mount Hood, Mount St. Helens, and never-ending outdoor recreational options in the Pacific Northwest
The metro area has world class cuisine, wine, and beer of which most are locally produced and sourced
Downtown Vancouver is across the river from Portland, 80 miles from the Pacific Coast, and 160 miles from Seattle
Washington state does not have state income tax
PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center is a 450-bed hospital with a Level II trauma center. One of the largest employers in Clark County.
24/7 Hospitalist team provides hospital care, call coverage, and there is a nurse phone-triage team.
Last year there were more than 2,000 births and 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.
Integrated physician-led medical group
Medical home model with care teams and EPIC health records
Competitive compensation plus signing bonus
Fully paid malpractice insurance
Two excellent health coverage options
Exceptional retirement plans plus optional supplemental plan for providers
Educational loan reimbursement (to those who qualify)
Employee Wellness Program with FitBit allowance and up to $400 in incentives for healthy lifestyles
Opportunity to participate to mission trips to El Salvador
If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Kim Dianich.
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 , 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.