Providence Medical Group Alaska is seeking a BC/BE Pediatric Gastroenterologist for a full-time clinical position in Anchorage, Alaska. This position is mostly outpatient clinics at Providence Pediatric Gastroenterology, with some inpatient consulting at The Children's Hospital at Providence—the children's hospital within Providence Alaska Medical Center—and the nearby Alaska Native Medical Center. We see patients from all parts of Alaska, with a wide variety of challenging disorders. The Children's Hospital at Providence has 115 beds, including a 9-bed PICU, and a separate 66-bed NICU. The Providence Pediatric Gastroenterology Clinic has access to a full-time pediatric dietician, speech therapists, physical therapists, and social worker. The Children's Hospital at Providence has an infusion center, laboratory, pathology and imaging facilities. Local pediatric subspecialties include surgery/surgical subspecialties, neurology, endocrinology, hematology/oncology, nephrology, allergy, infectious disease and pulmonology. Pediatric rheumatology and genetics services are available on a rotating basis from Seattle Children's Hospital/University of Washington. The successful candidate will preferably have at least 2 years of clinical experience following fellowship in the entire spectrum of pediatric gastroenterology and hepatology disorders, endoscopic procedures, and excellent communication skills. There is opportunity to teach medical students and residents, and those involved in teaching can apply for an appointment as clinical faculty at the University of Washington Department of Pediatrics. Anchorage is a culturally diverse city with a metro population of 300,000, lots of green space, and access to shopping, restaurants, museums and theater. It is family-friendly with a good work/life balance. Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits are offered. There is no state sales tax or income tax. The successful candidate will join 2 other physicians (with one planning to retire after the new hire is in place) in an office with 1 nurse (plans to hire a 2nd nurse), 1 MA, and 1 front desk—and a beautiful view of the mountains. Call is 1:3 and shared with another pediatric gastroenterologist in private practice in Anchorage. Join us in making a difference to the children of Alaska!
Providence Medical Group - Alaska is a multi-specialty group with approximately 70 physicians and advanced practice clinicians serving greater Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna Valley. Through collaboration, sharing best practices and listening to our providers, we strive to be the best place to practice medicine and receive care.
Alaska offers financial, cultural and recreational opportunities beyond compare, plus there is no state income or sales tax! Anchorage, with 285,000 residents, is a modern American city surrounded by spectacular scenery and boundless outdoor recreation opportunities. Within the city limits are moose, bears, glaciers, hundreds of miles of trails for hiking, biking and skiing, a ski resort, golf courses, major dogsled race starts, and several peaks of the hugely popular Chugach Mountains. There are also shopping malls, world-class restaurants, brewpubs, two universities, a sports arena and a performing arts center. The combination of urban and wild is what makes Anchorage such a special place. Where else can you catch a salmon in the shadow of skyscrapers, or meet a moose on your way to the symphony?
Providence Health & Services is an integrated, not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and providers in Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington. We are affiliated with Swedish Health Services, Pacific Medical Centers, Kadlec and Facey Medical Group, sharing one EMR and best practices to create healthier communities, together. Learn more at www.providence.org/providerjobs .
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Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.