Physician - Medical Director - Hospital Medicine:

Eugene Oregon

PeaceHealth is seeking a Physician - Medical Director - Hospital Medicine based in the Eugene community.

Req ID: 159303 


PeaceHealth at RiverBend Medical Center and University District Medical Center is seeking an experienced leader to serve as the Medical Director of Hospitalist Services. Our Hospitalists are a proud and progressive group who work collaboratively and share the ultimate goal of providing safe, individualized and compassionate care. The Hospitalist group consists of approximately 50 full-time employees. We are seeking a leader who will be responsible for leading day-to-day operations, quality, service excellence, safety, financial performance and a cohesive voice for the institution.

Opportunity Details:

  • Will work in partnership with the Director of Hospital Medicine in a Dyad role
  • Partner with departments and operational leaders to oversee clinical quality, process improvement and recommendations for optimizing care standards
  • Foster effective working relationships and helps facilitate resolution to problems
  • Empowering leader who supports clinical autonomy
  • Cultivate program growth, culture and dynamics of the Hospitalist team
  • Liaison between Hospitalist team, multiple other departments and Hospital Administration
  • Supports and models behavioral standards, Caregiver and Leadership Models and helps ensure the achievement of clinical services goals 
  • Operational leadership experience; development, management, marketing, budgeting and financial success of the department
  • Lead in recruitment, orientation and retention programs

Eugene/Springfield resides in the second largest county in Oregon. Eugene, the 'Emerald City' is located on the southern end of the Willamette Valley, near the confluence of the McKenzie and Willamette rivers. The official slogan for Eugene is, “A Great City for the Arts and Outdoors," this truly reflects the diverse breath of events in arts and a host of outdoor activities. Love an affluent community surrounded by scenic beauty? This is the place for you!

Here’s why you should experience Eugene, Oregon:

  • One hour from Portland, Oregon, One hour to the Pacific Ocean and 45 minutes to local ski resorts.
  • Outdoor enthusiasts! Hiking, biking, kayaking, swimming, running and water sports, there is no shortage of things to do outside. Check out Spencer’s Butte which provides some spectacular views of the city!
  • The Hult Center for the Performing Arts hosts more than 700 performances and events each year. The John G. Shedd Institute of Art has performances all year long, and The Cuthbert Amphitheater is a great outdoor music venue during the summer months.  
  • Enjoy a multitude of local restaurants, offering locally sourced organic ingredients, paired with craft beers and wines from the region. 
  • Go shopping at the 5th Street Public Market or Oakway Center. Spend an afternoon visiting the shops or tasting international cuisine offered while local musicians provide live entertainment.
  • Sports fanatic?  Eugene is home to the University of Oregon (Mighty Ducks) where you can catch professional, Olympic and collegiate sporting events! 
  • Home to a community of strong education.  Many high schools were given top accolades in the state of Oregon.

A few of the benefits of our positions:

  • Integrated physician-led medical group
  • Competitive compensation plus signing bonus
  • CME reimbursement & Relocation assistance
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance
  • Educational Loan Reimbursement Program for eligible providers
  • 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
  • Volunteer opportunities to serve on medical mission trips in El Salvador.


If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Grace L Riggs.

Phone: 541-335-2069

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


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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: Eugene, SHMC at Riverbend (420)
Job CategoryPhysician & Advanced Practice Clinician 
Shift:  Variable
FTE:  1.0 
Work Type:  Full Time


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

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