Geriatric Medicine Physician Jobs in Portland, OR

Location
Portland, Oregon
Posted
Apr 28, 2017
Ref
20160333
Contact
Robyn Pryor
Specialty
Internal Medicine
Position Type
Permanent

Portland, Oregon - Providence Health & Services is seeking an excellent on-call Geriatrician to join our innovative, comprehensive care and social services program, Providence ElderPlace. We will consider IM or FM physicians with Geriatrics training and/or experience. This is an outstanding opportunity to join an interdisciplinary practice model providing older adults and their families the comfort of a single, coordinated program of health care, housing, and social services. Excellent compensation and benefits, collegial practice environment, and outstanding quality of life in the heart of the Pacific Northwest.

Facility: ElderPlace (Oregon)

Providence ElderPlace is the only PACE (Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly) model of care in Oregon. With seven 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. 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.