Providence Health & Services Pediatric Gastroenterology in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Anchorage, Alaska - Providence Medical Group Alaska is seeking a BC/BE Pediatric Gastroenterologist for a full-time, clinical position. We offer competitive compensation, benefits and the unique ability to work with both a mission driven organization and a University. We see patients from all parts of Alaska, with a wide variety of challenging disorders. The Providence Pediatric Gastroenterology Clinic has access to a full-time pediatric dietician, speech therapists, physical therapists, and social worker. The Children’s Hospital at Providence has an infusion center, laboratory, pathology and imaging facilities. Our providers also have access to many pediatric subspecialties, including Seattle Children's Hospital and the University of Washington. This affiliation offers our providers the ability to teach and have clinical faculty positions with the University of Washington Department of Pediatrics.

Providence Medical Group - Alaska is a multi-specialty group with approximately 70 physicians and advanced practice clinicians serving greater Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna Valley. Through collaboration, sharing best practices and listening to our providers, we strive to be the best place to practice medicine and receive care.

The successful candidate will preferably have at least 2 years of clinical experience following fellowship in the entire spectrum of pediatric gastroenterology and hepatology disorders, endoscopic procedures, and excellent communication skills. There is opportunity to teach medical students and residents, and those involved in teaching can apply for an appointment as clinical faculty at the University of Washington Department of Pediatrics.

Anchorage is a culturally diverse city with a metro population of 300,000, lots of green space, and access to shopping, restaurants, museums and theater. It is family-friendly with a good work/life balance. Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits are offered. There is no state sales tax or income tax. The successful candidate will join 2 other physicians (with one planning to retire after the new hire is in place) in an office with 1 nurse (plans to hire a 2nd nurse), 1 MA, and 1 front desk—and a beautiful view of the mountains. Call is 1:3 and shared with another Pediatric Gastroenterologist in private practice in Anchorage. Join us in making a difference to the children of Alaska!

Providence Medical Group - Alaska is a multi-specialty group with approximately 70 physicians and advanced practice clinicians serving greater Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna Valley. Through collaboration, sharing best practices and listening to our providers, we strive to be the best place to practice medicine and receive care.

Alaska offers financial, cultural and recreational opportunities beyond compare, plus there is no state income or sales tax! Anchorage, with 285,000 residents, is a modern American city surrounded by spectacular scenery and boundless outdoor recreation opportunities. Within the city limits are moose, bears, glaciers, hundreds of miles of trails for hiking, biking and skiing, a ski resort, golf courses, major dogsled race starts, and several peaks of the hugely popular Chugach Mountains. There are also shopping malls, world-class restaurants, brewpubs, two universities, a sports arena and a performing arts center. The combination of urban and wild is what makes Anchorage such a special place. Where else can you catch a salmon in the shadow of skyscrapers, or meet a moose on your way to the symphony?

Providence Health & Services is an integrated, not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and providers in Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington. We are affiliated with Swedish Health Services, Pacific Medical Centers, Kadlec and Facey Medical Group, sharing one EMR and best practices to create healthier communities, together. Learn more at www.providence.org/providerjobs .

Qualifications:

  • Board Certified/Board Eligible in Pediatric Gastroenterology

  • Alaska Medical License (MD or DO)

  • BLS or ACLS or PALS for Healthcare Provider certification from the American Heart Association

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Physicians

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 101322