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Physician - Neurointensivist

Employer
PeaceHealth
Location
Springfield, Oregon
Posted Date
May 6, 2024
Reference
PH-INFOR-81453

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Specialty
Neurology
Position Type
Permanent

Job Details

Description

Join an established Neurointensivist team (3 physicians and soon to be 4 APC team) and Comprehensive Stroke center at RiverBend Neuro ICU, providing 24 hour coverage at the largest hospital between Portland and Sacramento.

We serve a large rural catchment area including the southwest, coastal Oregon as well as the surrounding Eugene/Springfield communities and regularly get referrals from critical access hospitals located in these areas. PeaceHealth is also a Level II trauma center with a focus on individualized patient care and safety.

  • We support a large catchment area in Oregon (5 counties)
  • PeaceHealth RiverBend continues our 10 th year of Gold plus recognition.
  • Dedicated 12 bed Neurocritical care unit.
  • 5 on 5 off 12-hour Neurointensivist shift and call for the remainder of the 24 hour shift.


Springfield is located at the southern end of the Willamette Valley, also known as, Oregon wine country. Two rivers run through the community, the Willamette River, and McKenzie River. Bike, walk or run the Middle Fork Path along the Willamette River, or spend the day fishing on the McKenzie River. Springfield has a flourishing downtown and fast becoming a must visit for your culinary experience! Minutes away from Eugene, OR and the University of Oregon campus. Go Ducks! Immersed in art, take the outdoor mural tour, or stay inside at the Emerald Art Center. We have one of the most desirable locations in the Pacific Northwest to live, work, and play.

PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at Riverbend is a state-of-the-art regional medical center. On the leading edge of evidence-based hospital design, and creating a patient-centered, healing environment with a strong focus on quality clinical outcomes and patient safety.

If this position speaks to you, please reach out to me directly: griggs@peacehealth.org

  • First year salary amount: $394,252
  • Employment bonus
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Education Loan Reimbursement (if applicable)
  • CME Allowance
  • Medical/dental/vision/disability/life/wellness
  • Retirement

See how PeaceHealth is committed to Inclusivity, Respect for Diversity and Cultural Humility .

EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state or federal laws.

Essential Functions

  • Practice of medicine within the scope of license, training and credentialing.
  • Practice of medicine in accordance with the current standards of care as well as the quality criteria adopted by the clinic.
  • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate individual patient care appropriate to the age of patients served by demonstrating knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Qualifications:

Education

  • Accredited School of Medicine Required
  • Completion of Internship/Residency Program in area of specialty.


Experience

  • Required: Computer experience


Credentials

  • Licensed to practice as a physician in the State, and board certified or board eligible and
  • Drug Enforcement Admin Federal Number and
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation


Skills

  • Demonstrated expertise in clinical management of patients. (Required)
  • Maintains current knowledge and skills with continuing education. (Required)
  • Must meet all training requirements for specific department. (Required)
  • Able to work varied hours; rigorous on-call and call-back schedule. (Required)
  • Must not be a practitioner excluded from participation in the Medicare or Medicaid program. (Required)


Department / Location Specific Notes

Working Conditions

Lifting

  • Patient handling no greater than 35 lbs. without the use of assistive equipment and/or devices (NIOSH).
  • Fine motor skills to be able to grasp and control medical equipment and perform precise procedures.
  • Perform hands on CPR at least 20 mins using 100-125 lbs. of force (National Assoc. of EMS Physicians and AHA) Frequency should be seldom or occasionally.
  • Ability to move around area with frequent sitting.
  • Bending/ stooping / reaching occasionally.
  • Lifting (non-patient) up to 20 lbs. occasionally and 5 lbs. frequently.


Environmental Conditions

  • Exposure to biohazard, body fluids and airborne particles.
  • Time spent on site in medical/hospital setting.


Mental/Visual

  • Vision and hearing required within normal limits (glasses, contacts, hearing aids permitted).
  • Ability to communicate and exchange accurate information.

Company

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Telephone
360-729-1394
Location
1115 SE 164th Avenue
Vancouver
WA
98683
US

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