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6/2/2017
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Physician - Hematology/Oncology Job
PeaceHealth | Longview, Washington
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Job Description

Req ID: 126955

Seeking an Experienced Hematologist/Oncologist in the spectacular Pacific Northwest 

PeaceHealth is seeking an experienced Hematologist/Oncologist (Board Certified) for practice in greater Portland/Vancouver Metro Area.  The practice would encompass the two communities of Vancouver, WA and Longview, WA and serving everything in between.  If you enjoy the great outdoors but like quick access to big city amenities, this unique practice in Southwest Washington would be a great place for you!

Why you’ll love the practice:

  • Join established practices in both communities (3 Hematologists/Oncologists, 3 Radiation Oncologists, 1 Physician Assistant)
  • Share call between regions with some inpatient responsibilities in Vancouver
  • ~12-18 patients per day, depending on location
  • Adults only practice
  • ACOS approved Cancer Centers
  • Infusion centers on site
  • Potential leadership opportunity

 

Why you’ll love Vancouver and Longview:

  • Providers are deeply integrated into the community and a have a strong desire to care for their neighbors.
  • Vancouver has a robust, independent city with over 160k people with the additional advantage of being part of the Portland, Oregon metro area.
  • Vancouver is the county seat in Clark County named for the Lewis and Clark expedition
  • Downtown Vancouver is only 9 miles from downtown Portland, 80 miles to the Pacific Coast, and 160 miles to Seattle
  • Forbes magazine listed Longview as one of the prettiest towns in America due to its proximity to the Columbia River and Mount St. Helens and beautiful local parks.
  • Longview town is situated 45 miles north of the Portland metro area and 120 miles south of Seattle.
  • Longview and the neighboring community of Kelso have a combined population over 57k, so you’ll skip the trip to the larger cities for your shopping and dining needs.  Our area has many locally-owned specialty restaurants and shops plus national chains such as Target, Macy’s and Home Depot, and a variety of grocery shopping options
  • The temperate climate in western Washington and Oregon nurtures beautiful landscapes, bountiful fruit and vegetable harvests, and world famous flowers such as tulips and roses.
  • Outdoor lovers will enjoy quick access to the Pacific Ocean, Mt. Hood, Mount St. Helens, and never-ending outdoor recreation options in the Pacific Northwest
  • The metro area has world class cuisine, wine, and beer which are mostly locally produced and sourced.
  • Washington State does not have state income tax

Hospital Highlights:

  • PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center
    • 450-bed hospital with a Level II trauma center. They are one of the largest employer in Clark County. 
    • 24/7 Hospitalist team provides hospital care and call coverage and there is a nurse phone-triage team.
    • Last year there were more than 224k outpatient clinic visits
    • Over 600 active medical providers with most specialty services provided locally
    • In 2014 they received a Gold Star Recognition from the Washington State Hospital Association for clinical initiatives designed to reduce readmission rates and infections.
  • PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center
    • 346-bed hospital with Level III trauma center
    • Recognized with a Beacon Award for critical care outcomes
    • Over 250 active medical providers with most specialty services provided locally to more than 180,000 patients per year
    • The service area for this community is over 100k

PeaceHealth Benefits:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision coverage and wellness program
  • Generous compensation, paid time off and sick leave
  • CME reimbursement
  • Relocation assistance
  • Competitive retirement plan options
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance
  • Educational Loan Reimbursement for those who qualify

~SAL~

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Seth Lidren.

Phone: 360-729-2011

Email: SLidren@PeaceHealth.org

About PeaceHealth
 

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, 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 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship – the spirit of health.

To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Longview, WA community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage www.peacehealth.org/careers.

Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video, and visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn!

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.

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.

Location: Longview, WA, LCR Delaware Campus (103)
Job CategoryPhysician - Primary Care; Physician - Specialty
Shift:  Variable
FTE:  1.0 
Work Type:  Full Time

Posting Notes: Longview, WA || Physician - Primary Care; Physician - Specialty || Full Time || SPECIALTY SVCS

About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth is a not-for-profit health care system sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace, with services in Washington, Oregon and Alaska. PeaceHealth's rigorous pursuit of exceptional medicine springs from its mission, values, and commitment to provide healing and compassionate care to patients and families.

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