Providence Health & Services Geriatrics in Portland, Oregon

Description:

Portland, Oregon –Seeking an excellent BC/BE Geriatrician. On-call position. Competitive compensation. We will consider Internal Medicine or Family Medicine physicians with Geriatrics training and/or experience. Join our innovative, comprehensive care and social services program, Providence ElderPlace. This is an outstanding opportunity to be part of an interdisciplinary practice model providing older adults and their families the comfort of a single, coordinated program of health care, housing, and social services. Enjoy a collegial practice environment and outstanding quality of life in the heart of the Pacific Northwest.

Providence ElderPlace is the only PACE (Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly) model of care in Oregon. With eight conveniently located centers in the Portland area, Providence ElderPlace provides and coordinates all of the care services necessary for seniors to remain active in the community. Our exceptional employees maintain Providence’s high standards of care while fostering independence for older adults.

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. Popular Science magazine named Portland the greenest city in America. No city of comparable size offers residents cleaner air and water and an all-around healthy environment, according to Earth Day Network. Portland has been named the most bicycle- and dog-friendly big city as well. With high urban culture and easy access to vast evergreen forests, the Pacific Ocean and sun-drenched central Oregon, it’s easy to see why Portland is so popular.

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.

Qualifications:

Requirements:

  • Board Certified/Board Eligible in Family or Internal Medicine

  • Able to obtain Oregon Medical License (DO or MD)

  • BLS or ACLS for Healthcare Providers from American Heart Association

  • Able to obtain DEA license

  • Clinical experience working with medically frail, elderly population

Preferred:

  • Certification in Geriatrics and/or Hospice & Palliative Care

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: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Physicians

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 114471