Advocacy – Legislative Services

Washington Academy of Family Physicians is searching for advocacy services. The goal of the Academy in its involvement with the state legislative process is one of “patient advocacy.”  The Academy reviews legislation in the context of the impact to the delivery of quality healthcare for all of Washington citizens.  This legislation includes issues dealing with access to care, coverage of care, scope of practice, prior authorization, and Medicaid to name a few.  The long-term goal of the Academy is to achieve quality health care for all.  In seeking this goal, the Academy has a well-respected reputation of collaboration and placing patient interests ahead of all else.

For more information, please see the Request for Proposal.

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Physician – Family Medicine

Have you ever been to the Pacific Northwest? If you are looking for a community that offers amazing outdoor recreation but enjoy quick access to big city amenities, then our rural practice could be a great place for you! PeaceHealth Medical Group’s primary care practice is seeking an outstanding Family Medicine Physician to join its robust team. This opportunity is located in Longview, Washington at the PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center campus.

Experiencing Longview, WA:

  • In 2012 Forbes Magazine listed Longview as one of the prettiest towns in America due to its proximity to the Columbia River, Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument and many beautiful local parks.
  • Our town is situated 45 miles north of the Portland metro area and 120 miles south of Seattle.
  • Longview and the neighboring community of Kelso have a combined population over 57k, our area has many locally-owned specialty restaurants and shops plus national chains such as Target, Macy’s, Home Depot, and a variety of grocery shopping options. Golf is also a popular sport in the local area, with the Longview Country Club, Mint Valley, and Three Rivers Golf Course.
  • Our Providers are deeply integrated with the community and have a have a strong desire to care for their neighbors.
  • Washington State has no income tax.
  • The Cowlitz Indian Tribe, a federally recognized tribe, of Cowlitz people, is headquartered in Longview.

Why you’ll love the practice:

  • Join a robust primary care team of close to 40 providers
  • NCQA Level II Medical Home in a newly constructed clinic courtesy of the St. John Medical Center Foundation
  • In-house Controlled Substance Management, Chronic Care Coordination Teams & Behavioral Health Support Services
  • On site: Diabetic, Palliative Care Specialists, Digital X-ray, Phlebotomist, Social Worker, Dietitians & Clinical Pharmacist
  • Provider preference Medical Assistant
  • 20-22 patients per day along with two call pool options available
  • 100% Outpatient depending on call pool options

Hospital Highlights:

  • PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center is a 346-bed hospital Level III trauma center
  • The service area for this community is over 100k
  • Critical Care – Critical Care Unit received Beacon Award for Excellence, American Association of Critical Care Nurses
  • Stroke Program – Recognized by the American Heart Association with a Bronze Achievement Award for patient care and outcomes

PeaceHealth Benefits:

  • Integrated physician-led medical group
  • Medical home model with care teams and EPIC EMR
  • Competitive compensation plus signing bonus
  • CME reimbursement and relocation assistance
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance
  • Educational Loan Reimbursement for those who qualify
  • Two excellent health coverage options, plus vision and dental
  • Exceptional retirement plans plus optional supplemental plan

Employee Wellness Program with FitBit options and up to $400 in incentives for healthy lifestyles

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.

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Provider Recruiter:

Lyndse Neppl

Phone: (360) 729-1597

Email: LNeppl@peacehealth.org


Family Practice Provider opportunity – Centralia

Cascade Family Medical Clinic (CFMC) is seeking a provider to join their established, fast paced clinic with experienced professional and clinical staff. Full time employment; 20-24 patients per day/four days per week. No nights. Limited on call schedule. Benefits package.
Located in Centralia, a semi-rural southwest Washington community, CFMC is twenty-five minutes from Olympia. Additional general information can be found on the cfmclinic.com website.

Email CV to: cfmcbusiness@localaccess.com


Outpatient Physician
Legacy Primary Care Clinic

Legacy is recruiting Outpatient Physicians for our Family and Internal Medicine Primary Care Clinics. The clinics support the local community by providing services to a variety of patient population; Medicaid/Medicare, some commercial as well as uninsured.

All our clinics have well-supported teams to include a panel coordinator, social worker, RN case manager, behaviorist, pharmacist as well as an individually assigned MA’s.

At Legacy, we have a fundamental responsibility to improve the wellness of everyone we touch and empower people to live healthier lives. If you are interested in joining a team that is making a difference, we would like to talk with you.

The ideal candidate should be Internal Medicine, Family Practice or IM/Peds trained.

Positions include a competitive salary and benefit package. If you have questions, please contact Forrest Brown at FoBrown@lhs.org or 503 415-5403.

AA/EOE/Veterans/Disabilities


Emergency Department Medical Director/Physician – Leavenworth, Washington

We are looking for a Board Certified Family Medicine, Internal Medicine or Emergency Physician to serve as Cascade Medical Center’s ED Medical Director in Leavenworth, Washington. SEE our job posting at www.cascademedical.org and click on Careers.


Patient-Focused.  Evidence-Based.  Physician-Led.

When you join Northwest Permanente, P.C., you will have the chance to practice in an environment that offers ample opportunity to pursue and achieve your personal and professional goals. You will benefit from a comprehensive network of support services and a talented team of colleagues who share your passion for medicine and patient care. We invite you to consider Primary Care opportunities with our physician-managed, multi-specialty group of over 1,500 physicians and clinicians who care for over 600,000 members throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington.

PRIMARY CARE PHYSICIANS

Opportunities in Portland and Salem, Oregon, and Southwest Washington, including Longview

As one of the nation’s pre-eminent health care systems and a benchmark for comprehensive, integrated and high-quality care, we offer a variety of opportunities to grow and hone your skillset. We offer leadership, research and teaching opportunities, as well as new physician mentorship programs, cross-specialty collaboration, career growth and stability.

Our Primary Care physicians also enjoy:

  • Competitive salary and benefit package
  • $125,000 student loan assistance program*
  • Education stipend and leave for continued medical education*
  • Professional liability coverage
  • Generous retirement programs

* More qualifying details available upon request. 

Join us and be a part of something unique, something special, something that matters.

To apply, please visit: http://nwp.kpphysiciancareers.com. Please contact Primary Care Sr. Recruiter, Marisa Walter at Marisa.E.Walter@kp.org or 503-813-1045, with any questions. EOE


Physicians – Family Practice
Seattle Area (Kirkland & Edmonds Locations)

Virginia Mason’s Regional Medical Centers in Kirkland and Edmonds, WA, are seeking to hire family medicine physicians as well as family medicine physicians with obstetrics.

At Virginia Mason, our goal is to empower people to live healthy lives. That’s why we focus on health education and preventive medicine, in addition to comprehensive and compassionate medical care. We provide care for the whole family. Our caring team members enjoy building relationships over time with our patients, who are all ages and come from a variety of backgrounds.

We require:

  • BE/BC in Family Medicine and/or Family Medicine with Obstetrics
  • Ability to obtain a medical professional license in the State of WA
  • Experienced and new graduates
  • Ability to obtain a DEA with full prescriptive authority needed for specific practice

Being part of the Virginia Mason team, you will have specialty support on-site or close by, which allows for better coordination of care, timeliness, and outcomes. As a primary care physician you will often find yourself working at the cutting edge of care delivery in the Virginia Mason system, if not the country. And you will find immeasurable support from your colleagues and leadership.

Edmonds is a vibrant city located just 15 miles north of Seattle.  Located along the west-facing slopes of Puget Sound providing many amenities, including extensive views of the water and Olympic Mountains, access to beaches and waterfront parks, and convenient access to a walkable downtown area.

Kirkland is an eastside suburb of Seattle and boasts 13 unique neighborhoods with their own character and vibe. Kirkland neighborhoods are safe, stable, and well cared for creating a great quality of life for Kirkland residents. Kirkland is consistently ranked highly in many best place to live surveys. Money Magazine ranking. In addition to the great outdoor recreation, art, dining, and shopping, Kirkland offers some of the best schools in the state and a thriving economy. Kirkland is also easily accessible from Seattle and other Puget Sound communities if there is a need to commute.

Join our innovative integrated Health Care Team.  We offer competitive salaries and benefits, opportunities for research and process improvement work, a dedicated team providing support and services for our physicians, collaborative decision-making, and opportunity for work/life balance.

For more information or to apply online visit our website at http://jobs.VirginiaMason.org. Or contact, Michele Chacon, Physician Recruiter at 206-341-0704, michele.chacon@virginiamason.org. EOE.


Physician – General Internal Medicine
Seattle, WA

Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, Washington is recruiting a BE/BC Physician to join our primary care team.

Virginia Mason, established in 1920 in Seattle, WA, is internationally recognized as a preeminent health care organization focused on delivering quality services to our patients. We have a 336-bed hospital in Seattle and multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 450 physicians. With a network of primary, specialty, neighborhood clinics and regional medical centers; you will find our culture is the very definition of best practices and a model that is the benchmark for other medical organizations.  Join us, and find out how many ways Virginia Mason offers you the chance to focus on what really matters—your patients.

Qualifications:

  • BE/BC
  • Ability to obtain a medical professional license in the State of WA
  • Ability to obtain a DEA with full prescriptive authority needed for specific practice

Located in the Pacific NW, Seattle is an area with a mild climate year round and close to the great outdoors where we enjoy an abundance of activities with our close proximity to the waters of Puget Sound and surrounding mountains. City life and cultural activities are also thriving. With a variety of neighborhoods and areas to work and live, there are many choices for the type of lifestyle you’d like to enjoy.

For more information or to apply online visit our website at http://jobs.VirginiaMason.org. Or contact, Michele Chacon, Physician Recruiter at 206-341-0704, michele.chacon@virginiamason.org. EOE.


Physician – Adult Primary Care
Federal Way, WA

Virginia Mason is fulfilling our vision of transforming healthcare by expanding our collaborative primary care health team across the continuum of our healthcare system. As Virginia Mason is known for innovations in patient care, with many accolades in the recent years including Hospital of the Decade by The Leapfrog Group & Top 100 Hospitals

Our providers say they come to Virginia Mason for the reputation of high quality care, and they stay for the teamwork and relentless focus on patient experience and outcomes. We are expanding our primary care services and are looking for a full-time (1.0) Internal Medicine provider to join our Federal Way Team.

  • 1:11 outpatient call coverage shared among a group of Internal Medicine colleagues with combined 97 years of experience
  • Average of 35 patient contact hours a week for full-time provider
  • Compensation that incentivizes quality,a collegial team environment with superb support staff.

Opportunities for research and process improvement work, collaborative decision-making, flexible schedules so we truly offer providers the ability to customize their schedules to balance the needs of our patients with the needs of our people.

Work with a committed and caring team of doctors, allied health providers, nurses, medical assistants and clinical support team members, all of whom are committed to the Virginia Mason mission of improving the health and wellbeing of the patients we serve. . We are proud of our strong quality outcomes, our focus on continuous improvement, our innovative care delivery models and our ability to have fun while at work.  We are actively growing and expanding our practice to meet the needs of our patient population and are eager to have other skilled and like-minded individuals join our team!

The City of Federal Way is located 22 miles south of the city of Seattle, making it an ideal suburban location in which to live. The city has a large retail core and is home to many businesses including Weyerhaeuser, the largest private owner of soft wood timberland in the world. A wide variety of excellent living opportunities exist including condominiums, suburban neighborhoods, and homes with golf course, waterfront and water views. A large variety of recreational and cultural activities abound close by. In addition, Federal Way is a reasonable commute into the cities of Seattle and Tacoma for other recreational, shopping and cultural options.

Qualifications:

  • Internal medicine or family practice experience preferred.
  • BE/BC in specialty area.
  • Ability to obtain a medical professional license in the State of WA.
  • Ability to obtain a DEA with full prescriptive authority needed for specific practice.

For more information or to apply online visit our website at http://jobs.VirginiaMason.org. Or contact, Michele Chacon, Physician Recruiter at 206-341-0704, michele.chacon@virginiamason.org. EOE.


Family Physician Needed on Orcas Island

Orcas Family Health Center is seeking a board certified or board eligible family physician to initially serve as a locum with the possibility of a full time permanent position. We are a federally designated rural health clinic. We have a very busy practice on Orcas Island with over 6,000 patient visits per year. Currently we are staffed by one board certified family physician and two PA-Cs. There is no hospital responsibility. Our support staff is outstanding. The need is ASAP. Compensation competitive.

Contact David C. Shinstrom, M.D. at dshinstrom@orcasfamilyhealthcenter.org or 360-376-7778.


Practice Primary Care in Sedro-Woolley, WA

PeaceHealth Medical Group is expanding their primary care services in Sedro-Woolley, Washington. Several primary care and specialty providers (physicians and APCs) will be added to this new clinic space which is further supported by the medical providers in Bellingham, WA. Primary care positions will be outpatient only—traditional clinic setting plus a walk-in clinic. These positions are full time employed positions, but part time and relief also considered.

PeaceHealth United General Medical Center is a 25-bed critical access hospital serving several communities with a catchment area of 50,000 over more than 2,000 square miles in Skagit and Whatcom counties. The hospital has cardiology, gastroenterology, neurology, pulmonary and sleep medicine and soon behavioral health coverage provided by the PeaceHealth system.

What Sedro-Woolley, Washington has to offer:

  • Located in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains along the Skagit River, enjoy serene countryside scenery.
  • Easy access to an abundance of recreational and cultural amenities including skiing, water sports, hunting, biking, horse-back riding, and fishing.
  • Sedro-Woolley is one hour north of Seattle; 20 minutes south of Bellingham; and 1 hour south of Vancouver, BC.  The community is located only minutes from the Puget Sound Bay overseeing many wonderful island communities, with whale-watching, deep-sea fishing and boating opportunities.
  • Hear what our providers have to say about living and working in Sedro-Woolley: http://bit.ly/2hzcwpj

A few PeaceHealth benefits: 

  • Integrated physician-led medical group
  • Medical home model with care teams and EPIC health records
  • Competitive compensation plus signing bonus
  • Educational Loan Repayment program for those who qualify
  • CME reimbursement & Relocation assistance
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance
  • Two excellent health coverage options
  • Exceptional retirement plans plus optional supplemental plan for providers
  • Employee Wellness Program with FitBit allowance and up to $400 in incentives for healthy lifestyles
  • Opportunity to participate to mission trips to El Salvador
  • Washington state does not have income tax

If you are interested in learning more about these positions, contact Karla Lacktorin:

Email: KLacktorin@peacehealth.org
Phone: (360) 752-5218
PeaceHealth Provider portal: peacehealth.org/providercareers

EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state, or federal laws.


Family Medicine Physician: Silverton Oregon

Whether we realize it, our legacy is something we create together every day.  It’s the way we live our lives and what we teach the next generation.  It’s what we do and why we do it.  At Legacy Health, our legacy is doing what’s best for our patients, our people, our community and our world.  Our fundamental responsibility is to improve the health of everyone and everything we touch-to create a legacy that truly lives on.  Ours is a legacy of health and community.  Of respect and responsibility.  Of quality and innovation.  It’s the legacy we create every day at Legacy Health.

Keizer Clinic – Position # 17-2976 this position is located about 15 minutes outside of Silverton Oregon

Clinic is a Primary Care Clinic with Internal Medicine and Family Practice providers.  This Practice would provide primary medical care to all ages from infant to end of life. Clinic call is required but hospital has a full time Hospitalist program … ED and IP call is not required. Clinic is staffed with skilled MA’s, RN Case Manager and a Behavioral Health Consultant.

Keizer is a rural farming community of approximately 37,000 residents located in the mid-Willamette Valley, 15 miles from Silverton and Woodburn and 30 miles from Portland.

Woodburn Health Clinic Position #18-0014

The practitioner would join a clinic of 9 providers, with a full panel already established.  This is a multicultural community with vibrant Hispanic and Russian populations.  Point of care testing is done and the health center is staffed pharmacy, mental health, rehab and a wide array of specialists.  Clinic call is required but ED and IP call is not required.

Providers for both positions would be on medical staff at Legacy Silverton Medical Center.

Silverton is a vibrant community with a population of over 10,000 with outstanding school district, many community services and activities and an active community of all ages.  This is a very upscale farming community with beautiful farms and vineyards.

For more information including federal educational loan reimbursement for these positions please contact Vicki Owen at 503 415-5403 or via email at vowen@lhs.org. Or for consideration, please email your cv.