Patient-Focused. Evidence-Based. Physician-Led
Northwest Permanente, P.C. is a self-governed (physician led), multi-specialty group of over 1500 physicians, surgeons, and clinicians, caring for over 627,000 members in Oregon and Southwest Washington. Kaiser Permanente is one of the nation's pre-eminent health care systems, a benchmark for comprehensive, integrated, and high quality care.
HOSPITALISTS & NOCTURNISTS
We are currently seeking BC/BE Internal Medicine or Family Medicine physicians to join our growing medical group as a Hospitalist or Nocturnist in Salem, OR. In this role, you will consistently provide high quality, excellent, compassionate, and efficient care with sensitivity and understanding for hospitalized patients and their families, seeking to ensure that patients are satisfied with the information and explanations provided regarding their care.
Our Salem hospitalist program is a closely-knit group of 10 hospitalists that prides itself on providing high quality medical care in a pleasant work environment. Salem is Oregon’s capital with a population of 155,000 people; ~55,000 of which choose Kaiser Permanente for their health care. We practice at Salem Hospital, which is a 450+ bed, community hospital with a full range of services. Specialty care is provided by a mixed model of Northwest Permanente full-time specialists and our community specialist colleagues. We work collaboratively with our growing group of approximately 100 hospitalists in WA and OR.
The inpatient team achieves its purpose by providing acute care to medical patients, offering timely consultation for hospitalized patients on other services and providing admitting/consulting services for Emergency Department patients. We also work to facilitate the transition of care between inpatient and outpatient settings. In addition, we play an active role in improving overall hospital quality and utilization through cooperation with physicians, hospital staff and administration.
We take advantage of opportunities to add efficiency to our work life. We work closely with our RN care coordinators who facilitate smooth transitions from the inpatient to the outpatient setting. Salem Hospital and Kaiser Permanente both use Epic as their electronic medical record system and our patients’ inpatient and outpatient records are immediately available with a single click of the mouse.
Northwest Permanente physicians enjoy:
• A welcoming and inclusive culture
• A practice with a purpose
• A physician-led practice that puts patients first
• Growth opportunities
• Competitive Salary
• Generous retirement
• Rich health care & dental plans
• Paid vacation, education/CME, sabbatical, and sick leave
• Shareholder options
• Relocation allowance
• Robust EMR
• Malpractice coverage
Salem is situated on the tranquil Willamette River at the heart of the lush Willamette Valley. The area known as Mid-Valley encompasses a lively metropolis that offers abundant options for entertainment, recreation, and outdoor excursions. Salem boasts easy access to wineries and to Oregon’s largest state park, Silver Falls.
To apply, please visit: https://nwpermanente.com/. Please contact Jason Dulin, Senior Physician Recruiter, at [email protected] or 971-221-9260, with any questions. EOE