Geriatric Medicine Physician Jobs in Portland, OR

Location
Portland, Oregon
Posted
Jan 24, 2017
Ref
20150964
Contact
Robyn Pryor
Specialty
Internal Medicine
Position Type
Permanent

Portland, Oregon -- Providence Elder at Home is seeking two per diem BC/BE Internist or Family Medicine physicians with a fellowship or advanced training in Geriatrics to join our innovative new program. Successful candidates will join core teams of nurse practitioners, RN case managers and social workers to care for a cohort of our most medically fragile patients in their homes and residences. The physicians should be passionate about geriatric care and services and have clinical background in the field. Join Providence Elder at Home and receive excellent compensation, collegial practice environment and outstanding quality of life in the heart of the Pacific Northwest.

Facility: Providence Elder at Home

Providence Elder at Home is an innovative care model designed to meet the need of elders who have specific conditions, diagnoses or symptoms that are not well served by typical medical care models. Elder at Home core teams will draw upon Providence's integrated delivery system to maximize patient function and quality of life, and tailor care to meet the unique needs of the patient, their family and caregivers—24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

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.