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Physician Palliative Care Hospitalist - Everett


You already love the Northwest. Why not love your career, too? The Everett Clinic is looking for a great Palliative Care Physician to join our exceptional Hospitalist team.

The Everett Clinic is a long-standing and thriving physician-owned practice located outside of Seattle in a naturally beautiful region. Our compensation and benefits are very competitive, and our low physician turnover rates and high physician satisfaction scores make The Everett Clinic one of the Northwests most sought-after organizations.

Palliative Care

Seeking a BC/BE full time physician to help with a growing inpatient service at a vibrant 500 bed community, safety-net hospital in Everett, Washington, about 30 miles north of Seattle. The team is composed of 4 MDs and an NP who do inpatient consults and primary palliative care service.

The hospital has a strong chaplain staff that supports all inpatient work, and supportive pharmacists, as well as supportive, non-dedicated social work help. The outpatient clinic serves the oncology group, but stands separately.

The inpatient team is a part of the 50+ Hospitalist group and so enjoys a hospitalist schedule of 14-17 shifts a month, with no nights or call while on the palliative care service. The most desirable candidate would have a strong medicine background (internal medicine/family medicine) and ability to work some hospitalist shifts.

The Everett community is socioeconomically diverse, and the successful applicant would have a lively curiosity about people from different backgrounds and desire to understand patients and families communities.

Palliative Care here is very well supported with strong relationships with the ICU, ER, specialists and hospice. Primary palliative care is largely part of the expected care provided by primary providers. The strongest applicant would have a deep knowledge of pain and symptom management, in addition to excellent communication and narrative medicine skills to provided subspecialty level palliative care and consultation.

This community hospital has deep ties to the University of Washington and a long tradition of teaching medical students. The palliative care team will be the site for rotating students to take an elective in PC consults. There are also opportunities to teach third year Internal Medicine clerks if teaching is a passion.

Our providers enjoy a balanced lifestyle that allows them to explore the natural beauty here, travel abroad, spend time with family, and also practice excellent palliative care with a supportive environment and fascinating patients. With The Everett Clinic you will experience:

-- Coordinated Care- across multiple disciplines

-- Flexible Shifts-

-- Excellent communication with Providers

-- Epic EMR

- Variable and exciting patient care mix

-- Patient Focused Environment

-- Integrated Practice Unit- Collaborative care model working to facilitate disease management.

-- Above Market Compensation

Contact Information

Contact: Lori Stephenson, Provider Recruitment

425-339-5462Lstephenson@everettclinic.com
Founded in 1924, The Everett Clinic is a nationally recognized, locally owned physician group practice with nearly 400 physicians and more than 2000 staff. We provide care to approximately 250,000 patients each year and specialize in more than 40 medical, surgical and diagnostic fields in 16 locations throughout Snohomish County. The Everett Clinic has been named one of FORTUNE Magazines 100 Best Companies to Work For list for the third year in a row, 2011, 2012 and 2013.