Job Opportunities

Hospitalist (HOSPI01759)

Northwest Permanente, P.C. is currently seeking a Board Certified/ Board Eligible Internal Medicine or Family Medicine physician to join our growing medical group as a Hospitalist in Salem, OR. Our Salem hospitalist program is a closely-knit group of 9 hospitalists that prides itself on providing high quality medical care in a pleasant work environment. Salem, Oregons capital of 155,000 people, has approximately 55,000 people that choose Kaiser Permanente for their health care. We practice at Salem Hospital, which is a 450+ bed, community hospital with a full range of services. Specialty care is provided by a mixed model of Northwest Permanente full-time specialists and our community specialist colleagues.

Job Post Date: 2017-01-26
Office: Salem Hospital
City: Salem
State: Oregon

Description:

Northwest Permanente, P.C. is currently seeking a Board Certified/ Board Eligible Internal Medicine or Family Medicine physician to join our growing medical group as a Hospitalist in Salem, OR.  Our Salem hospitalist program is a closely-knit group of 9 hospitalists that prides itself on providing high quality medical care in a pleasant work environment.  Salem, Oregon’s capital of 155,000 people, has approximately 55,000 people that choose Kaiser Permanente for their health care. We practice at Salem Hospital, which is a 450+ bed, community hospital with a full range of services. Specialty care is provided by a mixed model of Northwest Permanente full-time specialists and our community specialist colleagues. We work collaboratively with our growing group of approximately 100 hospitalists in WA and OR. Specialty care is provided by a mixed model of Northwest Permanente full-time specialists and our community specialist colleagues. We take advantage of opportunities to add efficiency to our work life. We work closely with our RN care coordinators who facilitate smooth transitions from the inpatient to the outpatient setting. Salem Hospital and Kaiser Permanente both use Epicare as their electronic medical record system and our patients’ inpatient and outpatient records are immediately available with a single click of the mouse.

The inpatient team achieves its purpose by providing acute care to medical patients; by offering timely consultation for hospitalized patients on other services; and providing admitting and consulting services for Emergency Department patients. We also work to facilitate the transition of care between inpatient and outpatient settings. In addition, we also play an active role in improving overall hospital quality and utilization through cooperation with physicians, hospital staff and administration. In this role, you will consistently provide high quality, excellent, compassionate, and efficient care with sensitivity and understanding for hospitalized patients and their families, seeking to ensure that patients are satisfied with the information and explanations provided regarding their care.

As a member of the Northwest Permanente team, you'll be amazed at how much we offer you, both personally and professionally. From the start, you'll benefit from our collegial and stimulating culture, open collaboration, comprehensive administrative support and a fully automated patient documentation system. But that's just the beginning. You'll also enjoy a top-tier benefits package that includes competitive salaries, an extensive benefits package including fully comprehensive medical and dental care for you and your family, short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, paid-time off, parental, educational and sabbatical leave, spectacular pension and retirement packages, professional liability coverage, an outstanding continuing medical education program, and professional liability insurance that makes us a highly-sought-after employer.

 

Join us in the beautiful Pacific Northwest! At Northwest Permanente, our 1,500 clinicians care for over 570,000 members throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington. They enjoy sustained, fulfilling careers while benefiting from being part of one of the largest, most stable and successful integrated health care organizations in the country. Physicians are also eligible for Senior Physician and Shareholder standing after approximately three years with the group (must be Board Certified by that time).

 

 

 

Northwest Permanente, P.C. is a self-governed (physician led), multi-specialty group of over 1500 physicians, surgeons, and clinicians, caring for over 570,000 members in Oregon and Southwest Washington. Kaiser Permanente is one of the nation's pre-eminent health care systems, a benchmark for comprehensive, integrated and high quality care.  They enjoy sustained, fulfilling careers while benefiting from being part of one of the largest, most stable and successful integrated health care organizations in the country. Physicians are also eligible for Senior Physician and Shareholder standing after approximately three years with the group (must be Board Certified by that time).

 

At Northwest Permanente, P.C., health care specialists in all disciplines will discover opportunities to forge their own unique career paths in an innovative and collaborative professional community.

 

Collaborative Care

 

Our team members take great pride in providing excellent, patient-centered care. We strive to reciprocate their efforts by offering meaningful work, team-based care, and personal recognition that help create the best possible work experience.

 

Excellent Opportunities

When you choose a career with us, you are also afforded a variety of opportunities to grow or hone your skills set. We offer leadership, research, and teaching opportunities, as well as new physician mentorship programs, cross-specialty collaboration, career growth and stability. In addition, we provide highly competitive compensation and benefits, and award-winning health and wellness programs for physicians, staff, and their families.

 

Innovating Medical Care

When you join our remarkable team of physicians, surgeons, clinicians, administrative professionals, researchers, and educators, you will find a place where you can be proud to build your career and make your unique contribution to the medical world.

 

Northwest Permanente, PC is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.