Providence Health & Services - Washington d/b/a Providence Medical Group - Southwest Washington desires to employ a Physician - Family Practice in Chehalis, Washington. The Physician - Family Practice serves as a primary caregiver and diagnoses and treats common diseases and injuries for all age groups. This role also requires effective communication of preventative measures, both medical and nonmedical, for avoiding disease and injury.
Specifically, the Physician - Family Practice's duties shall include:
Prescribe and administer treatment, therapy, medication, vaccination, and other specialized medical care for all age groups.
Order, perform, and interpret tests.
Analyze records, reports, and examination information to diagnose patients' condition.
Monitor patients' condition and progress, reevaluation treatments as necessary.
Collect and maintain patient information such as medical history, reports, and exam results.
Advise patients of preventative self-care including diet, activity, hygiene, and disease prevention.
On-Call services as necessary.
Identify serious or specialized illness or injuries, and refer patients to the specialist.
Work with nurses and other medical facility staff to ensure proper patient care.
Maintain up-to-date knowledge of modern diagnosis and treatment techniques.
Perform other duties relating to the program as requested by physician division/ hospital administration.
Medical Degree or Foreign Equivalent.
Completion of a Three-year Residency in Family Medicine.
Board Certification in Family Medicine or Board Eligible with scheduled testing date.
Washington State Medical License.
Certification in American Heart Association's Basic Life Support (BLS).
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Providence Medical Group - Southwest Washington is our growing organization of employed physicians and advanced practice clinicians, with clinics in Thurston and Lewis Counties. We currently employ more than 200 medical providers with a broad range of specialties and a strong base of primary care. The National Committee for Quality Assurance has recognized our primary care clinics as patient-centered medical homes.
Chehalis is a semi-rural community of about 7,500 located in scenic southwest Washington. The area features a mix of farm- and timberland threaded by a number of revered salmon and steelhead rivers. Chehalis and the rest of Lewis County, population 74,000, offer great quality of life for those who appreciate the outdoors as well as easy access to urban culture. We are close to saltwater, freshwater and mountains, but also have two major urban centers within easy driving distance (Portland, Ore., and Seattle). Property with acreage is still relatively affordable in Lewis County, and there is no state income tax in Washington.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and medical groups with a mission to serve everyoneâ€"especially the poor and vulnerable. Providence is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family, which operates 50 exceptional hospitals and more than 800 clinics across seven western states. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Providence is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.
Job ID Number: 9782
Facility Name: Providence Medical Group - Southwest Washington
Location Name: Chehalis, WA
Brand Name: Providence Health & Services
Provider Profession: Physician/Surgeon
Medical Specialty: Family Medicine
Job Setting: Medical Clinic
Type of Role: Clinical
Phone Number: 206.320.3468
Schedule: Full Time
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