As a Board Certified or Board Eligible Physiatrist, you would join a thriving department of nine Physicians and two Physician Assistants as a locum tenens provider for 3-6 months with the potential to extend. You will care for our patients at two medical offices in Vancouver, Washington, and Portland, Oregon.
Our primary care providers manage chronic pain and disability issues, which results in efficient and streamlined care for these members and allows us to work as a consultative service within the health system. You would have expertise in musculoskeletal ultrasound procedures, electrodiagnosis, and Rehabilitation Consultation. Department Service Agreements delineate our care responsibilities, so care roles are typically discrete among departments. There is no evening or weekend call.
Your role with our team can include the following:
Proceduralists (Ultrasound and Fluoro-guided hip and shoulder injections, ESI, SI Joint, Botox for limb spasticity, Electrodiagnosis [except for muscle and certain niche neurodegenerative diseases]).
Differential Diagnosticians (especially as it pertains to cervical spine /shoulder and lumbar spine/hip. Virtual care is expected to be optimized whenever possible, especially as the first line of evaluation.
Rehabilitation Medicine consultation is provided to a small inpatient consultation service and a minor outpatient Neuro-Rehab service. The anticipated / historical ratio will be 60-70% "Proceduralist."
Join our medical group:
Northwest Permanente is a self-governed (physician-led), multi-specialty group of 1,500 physicians, surgeons, and clinicians, caring for 630,000 members in Oregon and Southwest Washington. Kaiser Permanente is one of the nation's pre-eminent health care systems, a benchmark for comprehensive, integrated, value-based, and high-quality care.
Equal opportunity employer:
At Northwest Permanente, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation, and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Northwest Permanente believes that equity, inclusion, and diversity among our employees are critical to our success, and we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.
Physician Opportunities in Oregon & Southwest Washington. For more information please visit https://nwpermanente.com/jobs/About Us - Northwest Permanente is the Northwest’s largest physician-led, self-governed multispecialty group. We have opportunities available across the region in Portland, Salem, Oregon, and Longview, Washington. Northwest Permanente physicians practice medicine with a purpose that provides unparalleled opportunities for a meaningful and rewarding career in medicine.