Providence Health & Services Faculty, Internal Medicine in Portland, Oregon


Portland, Oregon - Providence Portland Medical Center Department of Medical Education is seeking an exceptional clinician-educator in Internal Medicine to join our faculty. Our Department is a unique, collaborative group of clinician educators focused on training the next generation of physicians. Our 30-resident program emphasizes mentorship, role modeling and rigorous clinical experiences that balance clinical exposure in a variety of settings including outpatient general medicine, inpatient medicine and internal medicine subspecialties with understanding of the health care system, evidence based medicine and quality improvement. We host medical students on our core rotations each month including students from Oregon Health & Science University. We offer a supportive, flexible work environment that embraces diversity and new ideas. This position comes with exceptional protected time for teaching and scholarly activity.

In this position you will:

  • Work closely with the Garnjobst Chair of Medical Education and the Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency to provide vision, leadership, organizational skills and teaching supervision for the internal medicine residents and medical students.

  • Approximately 50 percent of time will be spent in direct patient care and clinical supervision, 40 percent in academic responsibilities including teaching, evaluation, scholarship and 10 percent administrative duties.

  • The role involves primarily inpatient attending on the wards at PPMC with some outpatient experience including precepting residents at the Providence Medical Group- Northeast clinic.

  • Faculty regularly engage in scholarly activity including quality improvement research as well as local, regional and national presentations.

Providence Health & Services-Oregon sponsors four ACGME-accredited residency programs: Providence Milwaukie Family Medicine; Providence Hood River Rural Track; Providence Portland Internal Medicine Residency; and Providence St. Vincent Internal Medicine Residency. All four programs are affiliated with Oregon Health Sciences University and also serve as clinical training sites for OHSU-sponsored residency programs. The programs have successfully implemented ACGME’s Next Accreditation System, fill consistently in Match and have outstanding board pass rates. A diverse patient population, enthusiastic medical staff and consistent executive-level support in superlative physical facilities allow creativity and educational innovation in an environment that supports patient safety and clinical quality.

Portland has a metro population over two million, but maintains strong local neighborhoods and a close connection to nature. Consequently, the city consistently ranks high in national “livability” contests. The New York Times describes Portland as a “bastion of good living” and “one of our national capitals of cool.” With easy access to mountains and beaches, coupled with a nationally recognized food culture, Portland is a large little city with an outsized and unique cultural footprint.

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and medical groups with a mission to serve everyone—especially the poor and vulnerable. Providence is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family, which operates 50 exceptional hospitals and more than 800 clinics across seven western states. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Providence is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.



Board Certified/Board

Eligible in Internal Medicine


Oregon Medical License

(MD or DO)


Three years of

experience in clinical medicine, preferred


Experience and expertise

teaching at the graduate medical education level, preferred

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

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: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 179087