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PeaceHealth is seeking a Physician - Faculty, Family Medicine Residency based in the Vancouver community.

Req ID: 156211

Family Medicine of Southwest Washington (FMSW) is seeking a experienced Physician to join our faculty and practice within our Residency Program.

FMSW is an unopposed, community-based, University of Washington School of Medicine-affiliated residency program located in Vancouver, Washington. It is a part of the University of Washington Family Medicine Residency Network and sponsored by PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center.

Why youll love the practice:

20 year running program
Join 24 residents, 22 practicing faculty physicians and 3 physician assistants in clinical practice
NCQA Level II Medical Home
Embedded LCSW, Pharmacist, and Behavioral Health PhD
Mixture of personal clinic, hospital attending and precepting duties
~18 patients/day per clinic session
Shared call between faculty
Program founders are still leading the program

Why youll 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.

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 Vancouver community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage www.peacehealth.org/careers.

Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video, and visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn!

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: Vancouver, Memorial Campus (807)
Job Category: Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician
Shift: Variable
FTE: 1.0
Work Type: Full Time

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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.