Providence Health & Services Palliative Care in Olympia, Washington
Providence St. Peter Hospital is seeking a BC/BE Palliative Care physician to join our interdisciplinary team in beautiful south Puget Sound. The position provides clinical expertise within our Southwest Washington Palliative Care services program to improve care for inpatient and ambulatory patients with serious and/or life-threatening illnesses. Incredible opportunity to be part of an innovative and growing program within the scenic beauty of the Pacific Northwest.
• Full-time position.
• Hospice & Palliative Medicine (HPM) fellowship training preferred; HPM certification or eligibility required.
• Inpatient care will be at Providence St. Peter Hospital and Providence Centralia Hospital.
• Outpatient care will be at ambulatory locations within the region.
• Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits.
Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed regional referral center serving a population of more than 500,000. We offer comprehensive medical, surgical and behavioral health services on our lovely 173-acre campus in downtown Olympia. With award-winning services, including top designations for heart, stroke and other care, Providence St. Peter is a regional leader on numerous fronts. We operate a respected family medicine residency program and have a Level III trauma center, a 24-hour stroke team, high-definition MRI, high-speed CT and much more. In 2010 we joined the ranks of the top 4 percent of hospitals in the nation by earning Nursing Magnet status. We were also listed in US.
Olympia is located on the southern tip of scenic Puget Sound, which offers an abundance of saltwater activities from beachcombing to salmon fishing and sailing. The magnificent Olympic and Cascade Mountain ranges also provide amazing scenery and recreation opportunities. Olympia and its primary neighboring cities of Tumwater and Lacey have a population of 250,000, small enough to see your neighbors around town, big enough to offer an abundance of culture, entertainment and an outstanding school system from elementary through university, including The Evergreen State College and Saint Martin’s University. And, for those really big city amenities, both Seattle and Portland, Oregon, are about 90 minutes away by car.
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 Certified/Board Eligible in Palliative Care
WA Medical License (MD or DO)
BLS or ACLS for Healthcare Provider certification from the American Heart Association
Active DEA License
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: 217514