Description: Family Medicine Residency Spokane seeks a full-time, full scope B/C Family Medicine physician for a faculty position with immediate availability. Family Medicine Residency Spokane was established in 1972 as a flagship Family Medicine Residency program affiliated with the University Of Washington School Of Medicine. Home to the first OB Fellowship in the country and an ACGME accredited Sports Medicine Fellowship, we educate 10 core residents and two rural track residents a year in our brand new state of the art teaching health clinic. We collaborate strongly with the Internal Medicine and Psychiatry Residencies in a patient centered medical home model at the Spokane Teaching Health Clinic (STHC). Our sponsoring institutions are a consortium between Washington State University, Empire Health Foundation and Providence Health & Services.
Duties would capitalize on your talent and passion in the following capacities:
– Direct and indirect supervisor and instruction of resident physicians in the STHC, hospital services and obstetrical services.
– Abbreviated direct patient care, osteopathic manipulative therapy skills favored but not required
– Call while staffing the Family Medicine hospital service and/or obstetrical service
– Advising resident physicians
– Delivering didactic lectures, workshops and informal educational presentations
– Curricular and programmatic oversight
– A variety of administrative duties
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center and Children’s Hospital has 644 beds, a medical staff of more than 900 and a service area population of about 1.5 million. The children’s hospital alone includes more than 90 pediatric sub-specialists. Sacred Heart offers some of the Northwest’s most advanced services, including minimally invasive cardiac surgery procedures, robotic surgery and sophisticated diagnostic technologies. With a world-class research department, excellent residency programs, and specialized centers for orthopedics, women’s health, neuroscience and more, it is a medical leader on many fronts.
Spokane, located about halfway between the Rocky and Cascade Mountain Ranges, is a regional medical hub, drawing patients from four states. Spokane and eastern Washington offer high quality of life features as well, including some of the nation’s cleanest air and water, responsible development in harmony with nature, and a mild four-season climate. Spokane’s affordable housing, growing arts and theater community and excellent higher education choices make it a prime destination for families and working professionals alike. Outdoor enthusiasts relish Spokane’s prime location with over 60 miles of biking and hiking trails and close to exceptional skiing, whitewater rafting and other recreation.
For more information please contact Program Director Molly Gilbert, MD at Mary.Gilbert@providence.org.