Internal Medicine Physician - Core Faculty & Clinic Medical Director
Location: Portland, Oregon
Internal Number: 24921
Providence Portland Medical Center's Department of Medical Education is seeking an exceptional General Internist to lead the clinic as Medical Director in a mixed faculty/clinical leader role. This department is made up of a collaborative group of clinician educators who are passionate about training the next generation of physicians. Our program of 30 residents and 13 core clinician faculty emphasizes mentorship, role modeling, and rigorous clinical experiences that balance clinical exposure in a variety of settings (including outpatient medicine, internal medicine, and subspecialties) with an understanding of a patient-centered care model, evidence-based medicine, and a focus on quality improvement. Additionally, we host medical students from Oregon Health & Science University and Washington State University on core rotations each month. We offer a supportive, flexible work environment that embraces diversity and innovation. This position comes with protected time for teaching and scholarly activity.
Outpatient primary care, education & teaching, and clinic medical directorship are the core elements of this role.
1.0 FTE will be allocated as follows: 0.4 FTE clinical (split evenly for direct care of your own patient panel and precepting residents); 0.3 FTE Clinic Medical Director (providing clinical leadership, driving quality outcomes & improvement, and partnership with the operations manager); the remaining 0.3 FTE for academic responsibilities (including teaching, evaluation, scholarly activity, monthly faculty development sessions, and curriculum development).
Work closely with GME leadership of the Internal Medicine Residency program to provide vision, leadership, collaboration, and supervision for the internal medicine residents and medical students.
Prior experience in academic medicine or faculty position strongly preferred.
Prior experience in a clinic leadership role required.
Where You'll Work
Providence Portland Medical Center is recognized for excellence in patient care and research in cancer, heart, orthopedics, women's health and rehabilitation services. The facility has 483 beds and numerous award-winning programs and services, including one of the best internal medicine residency programs in the nation. Providence Portland is home to a cancer center that is unmatched on the West Coast in terms of the breadth of services and technologies available under one roof.
Where You'll Live
Portland is rich in character and culture, with strong neighborhood identities and community bonds that defy its population of 2.3 million. Home of the Portland Trail Blazers, "Rip City" offers residents a high quality of life, an incredibly diverse array of dining options and a thriving job market. The city is also an outdoor enthusiast's mecca, ideally situated between waterfalls, beaches, Mt. Hood skiing and hiking trails, forests and the Columbia River Gorge.
Who You'll Work For
Providence is a nationally recognized, comprehensive health care organization spanning seven states with a universal mission - to provide compassionate care to all who need its services, especially the poor and vulnerable. Its 119,000-plus caregivers/employees serve in 51 hospitals, more than 800 clinics and a comprehensive range of health and social services. Providence: one name, one family, one extraordinary health system.
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Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran
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