Physician - Gastroenterology Per Diem

Bellingham, Washington
Aug 20, 2019
Position Type
PeaceHealth is seeking a relief Provider based in the Bellingham community.

Req ID: 176052

PeaceHealth is seeking a Relief [per diem] Physician to join our team of highly skilled Gastroenterology Providers with outstanding clinical support!

Gastroenterology practice team currently has 4 Physicians--with another joining next summer, 1 PA, 1 NP, 2 LPN's, and 2 CMA's, plus 4 front office support staff. The current GI Clinic office hours are 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday.

Position details include:
  • Provide hospital based patient care including consults and follow-up visits for inpatient
  • Perform GI procedures (excluding ERCP) scheduled on-site at the hospital
  • Typical call schedule is 1-2 weeks per month
  • May provide outpatient consults at the Cordata Clinic
  • May also serve Sedro-Woolley, Friday Harbor, and Ketchikan clinics, as needed (travel expenses paid)

Qualifications include:
  • Licensed Physician or eligible for licensure in the State of Washington and Alaska
  • BC/BE in Gastroenterology

PeaceHealth offers:
  • Competitive compensation
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance
  • Washington State has no state income tax

PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham, founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace in 1891, is a not for-profit tertiary care hospital providing comprehensive specialty care in Northwest Washington. The medical and technology resources of PeaceHealth, combined with the caring atmosphere of a community hospital and centers of excellence in cardiovascular, cancer, spine, and joint replacements ensure patients receive exceptional medicine and compassionate care.

PeaceHealth Medical Group is a physician-led group with over 800 medical practitioners in communities throughout Oregon, Washington and Alaska. PeaceHealth is a not-for-profit Catholic health care system that consistently receives national recognition for innovations in patient centered care, patient safety, spirit in the workplace, and health care technology. St. Joseph Medical Center is a 253-bed, two-campus medical center and Level II Trauma Center in Bellingham as well as Whatcom County's only hospital.

Bellingham is acclaimed for its small-city flavor, and has all the cultural amenities associated with being home to a major university, boasts pristine lakes, forests, salt water beaches, and snow-covered peaks. We're 1.5 hours north of Seattle and 20 minutes south of British Columbia, Canada. We are also rated as one of America's most desirable communities by Money, Outside, Kiplinger, Forbes, and National Geographic magazines.

Keywords: Provider, MD, DO, Mountains, Internal Medicine, Pacific Northwest, Hiking, Farming, Fishing, Kayaking, Boating, Biking, Skiing, Snow-boarding

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Kim Dianich .

Phone: 360-729-1409


About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.

To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Bellingham community, along with our benefits offered , please visit our homepage .

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PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.

Location: Bellingham , Cordata Building (207)
Job Category: Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician
Shift: Day
FTE: 0.0
Work Type: Per Diem/Relief

The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

Posting Notes: Bellingham || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician || Physicians || Per Diem/Relief || SPECIALTY SVCS

Nearest Major Market: Bellingham
Nearest Secondary Market: Everett
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