Physician - Neurology:
PeaceHealth

158078-en_US
PeaceHealth
Vancouver Washington
Healthcare
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PeaceHealth is seeking a Neurologist based in the Portland metropolitan area.

Req ID: 158078 

 

Join the most well-established neurology department in Vancouver, Washington with 7 neurologists and a physician assistant covering one hospital and one clinic!  You could be the eighth neurologist as this collegial group expands.  We are open to general neurology and subspecialty candidates.

 

Why you’ll love the practice:

  • Office-based with a flexible clinic work schedule from 4-5 days per week
  • Overnight call is only once a week or less
  • Weekend call is only several times a year
  • We’re very fortunate to have 2 full-time neuro-hospitalists and a neurology PA supporting our nationally certified Stroke Center. Hospital work is consult only with excellent hospitalist team.

 

Why you’ll love Vancouver:

  • Providers are deeply integrated into the community and a have a strong desire to care for their neighbors
  • Vancouver is a robust, independent city with over 160k people; in addition, it has the 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 western 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, Mount Hood, Mount St. Helens, and never-ending outdoor recreational options in the Pacific Northwest
  • The metro area has world class cuisine, wine, and beer of which most are locally produced and sourced
  • Downtown Vancouver is across the river from Portland, 80 miles from the Pacific Coast, and 160 miles from 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. One of the largest employers in Clark County. 
  • 24/7 Hospitalist team provides hospital care, call coverage, and there is a nurse phone-triage team.
  • Last year there were more than 2,000 births and 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.

 

PeaceHealth benefits:  

  • Integrated physician-led medical group
  • Medical home model with care teams and EPIC health records
  • Competitive compensation plus signing bonus
  • CME reimbursement
  • Relocation assistance
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance
  • Two excellent health coverage options
  • Exceptional retirement plans plus optional supplemental plan for providers
  • Educational loan reimbursement (to those who qualify)
  • Employee Wellness Program with FitBit allowance and up to $400 in incentives for healthy lifestyles
  • Opportunity to participate to mission trips to El Salvador

 

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Kim Dianich.

Phone:  360-729-1409

Email:  kdianich@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, Physicians Building (157)
Job CategoryPhysician & Advanced Practice Clinician 
Shift:  Day
FTE:  1.0 
Work Type:  Full Time

 

Posting Notes: Vancouver || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician ||Physicians || Full Time || SPECIALTY SVCS

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