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Emergency Medicine in Mount Vernon, WA at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 11/11/2018

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TeamHealth has a phenomenal opportunity in Tulip Town! We are seeking a full-time physician to lead our emergency department team as the Medical Director at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mt. Vernon, Washington. We ask that you be board certified in Emergency Medicine with experience in a leadership role in a medium-sized ED with moderate to high acuity. This newer facility has an annual census of 28,000 and is a Level III Trauma Center. You and your family will enjoy a fantastic quality of life in this sought-after region.

Position Highlights:
  • competitive compensation and RVU program
  • holiday pay
  • access to thousands of CME hours
  • sign-on and relocation incentives
  • membership in a robust Patient Safety Organization
  • professional liability insurance with tail coverage
  • priceless intangible benefits like the mentorship and support of a national network of world-class Emergency Medicine experts
Well-appointed and well-supported

Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon expanded in 2007 and is licensed for 137 beds. It features a full range of services including comprehensive cancer care; surgical services; a Level III Emergency Department; a well-appointed Family Birth Center; comprehensive diagnostics; and advanced heart and vascular care. The hospital offers a full range of surgical services, advanced diagnostics including CT, MRI and PET, and a spacious Center for Sleep Disorders. Skagit Valley Hospital is home to the area’s only cardiac catheterization labs and offers advanced heart and vascular care. Skagit Valley Hospital leads the way in comprehensive cancer care and is a network member of the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, which brings together the talents and research power of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, UW Medicine and Seattle Children’s.

Close to mountains and ocean - the best of both worlds

Called the Best Small City in America, Mount Vernon is located along Puget Sound halfway between Seattle and Vancouver in northwest Washington. The city hosts the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival, and rare trumpeter swans winter just outside the city limits. Mount Vernon offers an excellent school system, medical care, and shopping opportunities, including the Farmers Market, and a complex system of walking and bike trails and opportunities for fishing and watersports.