Providence Health & Services Palliative Care Physician - Providence Connections in Milwaukie, Oregon
Seeking Palliative Medicine physician full-time to join Providence Connections, an inpatient consult service serving the Portland metro area. Successful candidate will have completed Hospice and Palliative Fellowship program, and be board-certified through ABHPM. Love what you do while enjoying a healthy work-life balance in the beautiful city of Portland, in the heart of the Pacific Northwest.
WHAT YOU’LL GET
- Strong operation support and part of an integrated Home Services Program that includes Home Health and Hospice
- Multidisciplinary care team of physicians, registered nurses, social workers and chaplains
- Collaborative relationships with referring physicians
- Guaranteed salary and generous incentive CME funds and days
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Providence Connections is a palliative care consultation service that has a team of experts who help patients and their families find needed resources to control symptoms associated with their illness while providing compassionate support. The team of physicians, nurse practitioners, palliative care nurses, clinical social workers and chaplains work collaboratively around high-risk heart failure and other conditions with Providence Heart Institute, as well as with Providence Cancer Center.
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.
Board certification in either Family Medicine or Internal Medicine
Medical license in the State of Oregon (MD or DO)
Successful completion of a Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship program
Board certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine from the ABHPM or board eligible with the expectation of obtaining certification within two years
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Physician
Req ID: 240442