Geriatrician

Employer
Providence
Location
Portland, Oregon
Posted
Feb 18, 2021
Ref
13726
Specialty
Geriatrics
Position Type
Permanent
As a physician with Providence ElderPlace Irvington Village in Portland, you'll join an established and compassionate interdisciplinary team, providing older adults with a single, coordinated program of comprehensive care and social services. Successful candidates will have 2 years of recent clinical experience working with a geriatric population and be board-certified in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine or completion of a Geriatric Medicine fellowship. Work within a collegial and supportive environment with access to resources and specialists across the continuum of care. Enjoy meaningful work in the beautiful Pacific Northwest.
  • Full-time at 1.0 FTE; 5 days per week
  • Monday to Friday schedule; daytime hours
  • Call schedule 1-2 weeknights per month, 1-2 weekends per quarter
  • Outpatient Primary Care, home visits and visits in community-based settings
  • Collaborate with nurse care managers, social workers, pharmacists, behaviorists and other team members
  • 2-years of recent clinical experience working with geriatric population required
  • Ideal candidates will have training and/or experience in Palliative Care as well as an interest in obtaining MAT Waiver for prescribing Suboxone
  • Guaranteed salary, quality incentive and CME funds and hours available
  • Join a team dedicated to diversity, equity and inclusion

Where You'll Work

Providence ElderPlace is a Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), and is the first program of its kind in Oregon. With eight conveniently located centers in the Portland area and on the Oregon Coast, Providence ElderPlace provides and coordinates all necessary care services for seniors to remain active within their communities. The PACE model offers medical care, physical and occupational therapy, lab tests and procedures, home care services and more.

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 is a nationally recognized, comprehensive health care organization spanning seven states with a universal mission - to provide compassionate care to all who need its services, especially the poor and vulnerable. Its 119,000-plus caregivers/employees serve in 51 hospitals, more than 800 clinics and a comprehensive range of health and social services. Providence: one name, one family, one extraordinary health system.

Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran

Job ID Number: 13726

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