Physician - Family Medicine:

Craig Alaska
A Family Practice job that eliminates student debt or earn significant income!

Req ID: 129395 


We understand the burden of your student loans.  Here's your chance to practice in Alaska and eliminate your student debt or recieve significant income earnings.  Whether you are fresh out of residency or an experienced physician, this job is the perfect blend of work/life balance, practice variety, and rural medicine.  Most importantly, feel appreciated and make a difference in our community.  Are you ready for a true Alaska experience? 


The Prince of Wales (POW) island is the 3rd largest island in the United States, hosting 12 communities (including Craig) which are surrounded by the Tongass National Forest, Native Islands, and State lands.  The island is 140 miles long, 45 miles wide, with an area of 2,577 square miles.  You can only access POW by float plane or Ferry. 


Check out these links of Craig and Prince of Wales!


Here's why you should experience Craig, Alaska:

  • The outdoor playground is in your backyard, most of it untouched and unexplored
  • With a 990 mile coastline, there are endless bays, coves, saltwater straits and protected islands to see
  • Some of Alaska's best fishing is on Prince of Wales island.  Here you can target all 5 species of Pacific Ocean Salmon, halibut, rockfish and much more
  • POW is a world class hunting destination!  The island is known for trophy Sitka black-tailed deer, large black bear, and outstanding waterfowl opportunities
  • The Craig Aquatic Center and Craig City Gym offer activities nearly every day of the week!
  • Love to garden?  The Craig Community Garden is a place where local Master Gardner's work together to provide for the community


Practice & Compensation Highlights

  • The group includes 1 Physician, 1 Nurse Practitioner, Care Coordinators, and other medical support staff
  • Ideal practice for rural medicine and community education
  • Volunteer opportunities to serve on medical mission trips to El Salvador
  • Compensation plan that will eliminate student loan debt
  • Premier salary with significant sign on and retention bonuses


Candidates needing J1/H1-B Visa sponsorship are encouraged to apply!


If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Danny S Keo.

Phone: 360.729.1009

Email: [email protected]


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 Craig community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage


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: Craig, Prince of Wales Clinic (318)
Job CategoryPhysician & Advanced Practice Clinician 
Shift:  Day
FTE:  1.0 
Work Type:  Full Time


Posting Notes: Craig || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician ||Physicians || Full Time || FAMILY PRACTICE SVCS


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