Island Hospital - Family Medicine Physician Jobs in Orcas Island, WA

Orcas Island, Washington State
Jan 18, 2017
Kristi Olsen
Family Medicine
Position Type

Orcas Island, Washington -Island Hospital is recruiting for an outstanding Family Medicine physician to join us in our Pacific Northwest paradise: Orcas Island, one of the San Juan Islands. Since this remote island is accessible only by boat or plane, the successful candidate must love Family Medicine, Urgent Care, and island living. The island's population of 4,500 roughly doubles during the summer tourist season. With no emergency room on the island, the urgent care aspect of this position will deal with fractures, splinting, and x-rays. Experience highly preferred.
• PTO (paid time off) starts at 20 days per year, with five additional days off and $3,000 for CME
• Compensation is competitive
• Sign-on bonus
• Moving allowance
• Loan forgiveness program: $12,500/year/four years
Join us on Orcas Island—an idyllic place to live!

Facility: Island Hospital

Island Hospital, a Level III trauma center and Level II stroke center, prides itself on placing its patients' emotional and medical needs first. A 43-bed facility, Island Hospital is staffed by more than 190 board certified physicians and offers a quality and range of services typically found in much larger facilities.

Orcas Island, the largest of Washington's San Juan Islands, boasts a population of approximately 4,500 and is accessible by air or water. A little over an hour from the mainland city of Anacortes via the Washington State Ferry, Orcas Island is home to an eclectic community of artists and cottage industries. With a diverse landscape of mountains, wooded countryside and gorgeous ocean vistas, this popular tourist destination feels like a magical world apart, despite its relative proximity to Seattle, Everett, Vancouver, B.C. and other large cities.