Chair of Graduate Medical Education

Portland, Oregon
Sep 10, 2019
Position Type
Providence Heath & Services is seeking an experienced physician leader and educator to serve as Chair of Graduate Medical Education at Providence Portland Medical Center. The primary focus of this job is to provide vision and mentorship, as well as educational instruction for internal medicine residents and core faculty in a nationally recognized program in Portland, Oregon. The Chair will collaborate with multiple components of an integrated health care system in Providence-Oregon to promote ideal educational experiences for the department and to foster exposure to advancements in clinical care and research. This position will have some duties similar to a Chief Medical Officer over time, in having input into quality of care in Providence Portland Medical Center, but its primary role is as an educational leader.

An ideal candidate is an Internal Medicine trained physician executive, generalist or subspecialist who can guide the Department of Medical Education in fostering the tradition of academic excellence that has achieved national recognition over the last 30 years. This candidate must be skilled at relationship-building and teamwork, as well as collaborating with departmental and regional leaders to enhance the education, clinical care and scholarship of the residency. A passion for education, innovation and leadership is required. A more detailed description of this unique position is available upon request.

Where You'll Work

Providence Portland Medical Center is recognized for excellence in patient care and research in cancer, heart, orthopedics, women's health and rehabilitation services. The facility has 483 beds and numerous award-winning programs and services, including one of the best internal medicine residency programs in the nation. Providence Portland is also home to a cancer center that is unmatched on the West Coast in terms of the breadth of services and technologies available under one roof.

Where You'll Live

Portland is rich in character and culture, with strong neighborhood identities and community bonds that defy its population of 2.3 million. Home of the Portland Trail Blazers, "Rip City" is ranked No. 8 in the Best Places to Live by U.S. News & World Report, based on its high quality of life and thriving job market. A foodie mecca, Portland is ideally situated between waterfalls, beaches, Mt. Hood skiing and hiking trails, forests and the Columbia River Gorge.

Who You'll Work For

Providence Health & Services (PH&S) is a not-for-profit system of 34 hospitals, more than 600 clinics and hundreds of locally driven programs across five western states: Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington. Providence is committed to improving the health of the communities it serves, with a special emphasis on its mission to serve the poor and vulnerable. PH&S is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health family and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.

Job ID Number: 10859

Facility Name: Providence Portland Medical Center

Location Name: Portland, OR

Brand Name: Providence Health & Services

Provider Profession: Physician/Surgeon

Medical Specialty: Cardiology

Medical Specialty: Critical Care Medicine

Medical Specialty: Endocrinology

Medical Specialty: Gastroenterology

Medical Specialty: Geriatric Medicine

Medical Specialty: Infectious Disease

Medical Specialty: Internal Medicine

Medical Specialty: Nephrology

Medical Specialty: Oncology

Medical Specialty: Rheumatology

Job Setting: Hospital

Type of Role: Academic/Faculty

Type of Role: Medical Director


Phone Number: (503) 203-0805

Schedule: Full Time

CP: Yes

CB: Yes

NP: No

PA: No

HC: Yes

IS: No

YM: Yes

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Joe Imatani

Provider Recruiter

(503) 203-0805

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