About the Organization
Help us increase the years of healthy life in the people and communities we serve! Join our dynamic team of providers as a Pediatrician in Bellingham, WA, in 2018 or as a Family Practice Physician or Nurse Practitioner in Ferndale, WA, in 2019. Highlights of these opportunities include: Full-time employment seeing 17-18 patients per day without the overhead work and costs of running your own private practice Fully implemented EMR system (GE Centricity) with one-on-one training provided Outpatient work only for FP -- no OB and no hospital rounds -- and possible newborn rounding only for Pediatrician Modest call schedule Support from staff in the areas of nursing, behavioral health, medical records, case management, and referrals Occasional Saturdays with a day off the previous week Competitive compensation package Relocation assistance Malpractice insurance with tail coverage Continuing education benefit and reimbursement of license, DEA & certification fees Generous paid time off benefit Medical, dental, & vision insurance 401(k) retirement plan Eligible to apply for national &/or state loan repayment if approved, you would receive tax free funds to pay towards student loans. We are a private, non-profit, federally qualified health center that has been proudly and successfully serving the greater Bellingham area since 1982. Located in the northwest corner of Washington State, we offer comprehensive primary medical, behavioral health, and dental care, along with pharmacy services at 3 locations in Whatcom County--Bellingham, Ferndale, & Point Roberts--serving a diverse and mostly underserved population of all ages. Employing over 230 caring and compassionate employees, we assure access to high quality, affordable health care for all.
About the Community
Live in a community consistently rated as one of the most desirable in the USA! Nestled on Bellingham Bay at the foot of the Cascade Mountains just a short distance from Seattle, Vancouver BC, and the San Juan Islands, Bellingham is home to 80,000 people and surrounded by several charming small towns, with the Whatcom County population exceeding 200k. Enjoy all the area has to offer: Recreational & Outdoor Activities (Hiking, Biking, Skiing, Snow Boarding, Fishing, Sailing, Kayaking, & Camping) Excellent Schools (University, Community College, Technical School, & Outstanding K-12 Educational System) Small Town or City Living (Unique Shops, Local Festivals, Farmers Markets, Berry Picking, & Community Events) Cultural Activities (Theater, Music, Independent Films, Museums, Art Studios, & Diverse Local Restaurants)