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Seeking a BC/BE Pulmonary and Critical Care Physician to join a vibrant and growing multi-discipline group practice of 10+ specialists in the Puget Sound Area.

We are an independent group that is the exclusive Pulmonary/CCM and E-ICU (planned) provider to a full service regional referral center and 3 community hospitals with a busy trauma, cardiothoracic, interventional radiology, vascular and neurosurgical programs. Included is a state-of-the-art interventional Bronchoscopy suite.

In addition to providing excellent outpatient pulmonary and sleep medicine, our group cares for pulmonary, sleep and critically ill patients in the following regional hospitals:

-St. Joseph Medical Center
-St. Francis Hospital
-St. Clare Hospital
-St. Anthony Hospital



Physician Duties/Expectations include:

*The position requires inpatient, outpatient, pulmonary consultation service, and ICU rotations (Open ICU - involves rounding with multidisciplinary team).
*Work schedule includes 170 Shifts Per Year
*Ensure that patient care meets or exceeds the facility quality standards.
*Ensure that patient satisfaction meets or exceeds standards set by the facilities.
*Participate in clinic and network task forces as requested and appropriate.
*Function as an effective group team member.
*Meet productivity standards.
*Effectively use clinic financial and other performance information.

Requires:
*Medical Degree
*ACGME Accredited Training Programs
*Licensure in the state of Washington prior to start date.
*BC/BE in Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

This group is offering very competitive compensation, and benefits that include medical/dental, CME, retirement plan, malpractice insurance, and relocation assistance.

*Sorry, at this time this group is not sponsoring Visas and cannot qualify for Visa Waiver*





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Clear views of Mount Rainier and the beautiful waters of Puget Sound offer a dramatic backdrop for life in Tacoma. As Washingtons third-largest city, Tacoma continues to grow as an economic and cultural core of Pierce County.

Tacoma is located just 30 miles south of Seattle. It offers all the advantages of a major metropolitan area while living in a mid-size city with easy access to some of the finest outdoor recreational areas.

Residents enjoy an extraordinary lifestyle that revolves around top school systems, beautiful natural surroundings, and exceptional recreational activities year round!
CHI Franciscan Health, based in Tacoma, Washington, includes eight full-service hospitals located in the Puget Sound area. Franciscan Medical Group is our regional network of primary-care and specialty-care clinics, physicians and other professional providers; in-home and inpatient hospice and palliative services; same-day surgery centers; dialysis centers; occupational health and physical therapy clinics; and centers for advanced medicine in women's care and heart and vascular services. Franciscan Medical Group is home to over 700 physicians and professional providers representing a unique network of primary care and specialties.

Catholic Health Initiatives, a nonprofit, faith-based health system formed in 1996 through the consolidation of four Catholic health systems, expresses its mission each day by creating and nurturing healthy communities in the hundreds of sites across the nation where it provides care. The nation's second-largest non-profit health system, Englewood, Colorado-based CHI operates in 19 states and comprises 102 hospitals, including four academic health centers and major teaching hospitals as well as 30 critical-access facilities; community health-services organizations; accredited nursing colleges; home-health agencies; living communities; and other facilities and services that span the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care.


Consistent with our Core Values, Catholic Health Initiatives employers are EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled Employers. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected characteristic.