PeaceHealth Family Medicine Physician | Vancouver WA
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 12:00 AM

09/18/18: PeaceHealth Family Medicine Physician | Vancouver WA

Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Cascade Mountains; perched on the north bank of the Columbia River sits a unique blend of Pacific Northwest flavors known as Vancouver, Washington.  From the area's natural wonders, including Mt. St. Helens, to the region's laid back dining culture, one thing is for certain: this burgeoning suburb of the Portland Metro area has a personality of its own!  Here, PeaceHealth Medical Group is seeking outstanding Family Physicians for practice in the Vancouver area.

Why you’ll love the practice:

  • Join an established practice of 25 providers (a mixture of traditional Family Medicine, Family Medicine OB and Advanced Practice)
  • Outpatient only practice
  • ~23 patients/day
  • Call frequency is 1:15

Why you’ll love Vancouver:

  • Providers are deeply integrated into the community and a have a strong desire to care for their neighbors.
  • Vancouver has a robust, independent city with over 160k people with the additional 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 eastern 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, 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.
  • Downtown Vancouver is only 9 miles from downtown Portland, 80 miles to the Pacific Coast, and 160 miles to Seattle
  • Washington State does not have state income tax

Hospital Highlights:

  • PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center is a 450-bed hospital with a Level II trauma center. They are one of the largest employer in Clark County. 
  • 24/7 Hospitalist team provides hospital care and call coverage and there is a nurse phone-triage team.
  • Last year there were more than 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.

PeaceHealth Benefits:

  • Integrated physician-led medical group
  • Medical home model with care teams and EPIC EMR
  • Competitive compensation plus signing bonus
  • CME reimbursement and relocation assistance
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance
  • Educational Loan Reimbursement for those who qualify
  • Excellent health coverage options plus vision and dental
  • Exceptional retirement plans plus optional supplemental plan

Employee Wellness Program with FitBit options and up to $400 in incentives for healthy lifestyles

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact:

Seth Lidren, Physician Recruiter

Phone: 360-729-2011
Email: [email protected]