Job Opportunities

Pediatrician - Salem

Office: Skyline Medical Office

Overview:

Northwest Permanente, P.C. is currently seeking a Board Certified or Eligible Pediatrician physician to join our medical group, to practice in Salem, Oregon.  The position involves primary care paneling for both acute and routine ambulatory health care needs, inpatient pediatric and nursery rounding, as well as cross coverage.  Clinic hours are spread over 4 days per week with office visits and virtual care portions. Circumcision experience desired but not required. 

 

The position is primarily at the Skyline Medical Office, which is located at the southern end of Salem, and has pediatrics, family practice, internal medicine as well as multiple specialties and an ambulatory surgery center under one roof. Onsite support is available from the behavioral health consultant who is embedded within primary care.  The clinic has a pharmacy, imaging and lab within the building, dental care is just across the parking lot.  One day a week will be spent providing coverage for both acute and routine ambulatory health care needs at the North Lancaster Medical Office, where services include primary care (adult and pediatric), urgent care, as well as several specialty services, a full service lab and imaging.

 

Inpatient rounding is for Kaiser Permanente pediatric patients admitted to Salem Hospital in a rotating hospitalist model.  Scope of inpatient practice includes routine newborn and pediatric care and limited NICU care for infants 34 weeks and older.  Salem Hospital has a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit with 24/7 coverage by NNP and neonatology.  Higher level of inpatient pediatric and newborn care depends on individual skills and comfort.  Inpatient pediatric subspecialty care is via phone consult with Kaiser Permanente and other specialists at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital.  PALS required. 

 

Inpatient work averages one in eight weeks, with the same pediatrician covering the hospital Monday through Thursday mornings, as well as one in eight weekends (Friday through Sunday call).  Week night call is also one in eight nights on average.

 

 

At Northwest Permanente, P.C., we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Northwest Permanente, P.C. believes that diversity, inclusion, and equity among our employees is critical to our success and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.