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Seeking General Surgeon in beautiful SW Washington State

Req ID: 150233

PeaceHealth Medical Group is seeking a General Surgeon for its practice in Longview, Washington (PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center). If you thrive in the great outdoors but enjoy quick access to big city amenities, our practice would be a great place for you!

Why youll love the practice:

Join an established team of six surgeons and 1 physician assistant.
Wide variety practice (General, Colorectal, Breast and Vascular)
Sub-specialty interest supported
5 OR staffed on a regular basis
4-day work week with flexible OR block time scheduling
Call schedule is one weekday per week, one weekend per month
Large catchment area

Why youll love Longview:

Our Providers are deeply integrated with the community and have a have a strong desire to care for their neighbors.
Forbes magazine listed Longview as one of the prettiest towns in America due to its proximity to the Columbia River and Mount St. Helens and beautiful local parks.
Our town is situated 45 miles north of the Portland metro area and 120 miles south of Seattle.
Outdoor lovers will enjoy quick access to the Pacific Ocean, Mount St. Helens, as well the never-ending outdoor recreational options in the Pacific Northwest.
Longview and the neighboring community of Kelso have a combined population over 57k, so youll skip the trip to the larger cities for your shopping and dining needs. Our area has many locally-owned specialty restaurants and shops plus national chains such as Target, Macys and Home Depot, and a variety of grocery shopping options.
Longview has affordable, brand new housing well below the prices of the nearby metros.
We are the headquarters for the Cowlitz Indian Tribe which lends its name to the county.
Longview was founded near the Columbia River which supports the thriving lumber and marine industries that still exist there today.
Washington State has no income tax.

Hospital Highlights:

PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center is a 346-bed hospital with Level III trauma center
Recognized with a Beacon Award for critical care outcomes
Over 250 active medical providers with most specialty services provided locally to more than 180,000 patients per year
The service area for this community is over 100k

PeaceHealth Benefits:

Medical/Dental/Vision coverage and wellness program
Generous compensation, paid time off and sick leave
CME reimbursement
Relocation assistance
Competitive retirement plan options
Fully paid malpractice insurance

~SAL~

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Seth A Lidren.

Phone: 360-729-2011
Email: SLidren@peacehealth.org

About PeaceHealth

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.

To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Longview community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage www.peacehealth.org/careers.

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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: Longview, LCR Delaware Campus (103)
Job Category: Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician
Shift: Variable
FTE: 1.0
Work Type: Full Time

Posting Notes: Longview || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician ||Physicians || Full Time || SURGERY SVCS
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.