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Physician in Port Townsend, WA at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 10/22/2018

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Job Description

TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time physician to join our emergency department team at our Jefferson Healthcare practice in Port Townsend, Washington. Live, work, and play on the Olympic Peninsula. The ideal candidates will be ABEM or AOBEM, or board certified in another specialty with emergency medicine experience.

Position Highlights:

  • competitive compensation
  • flexible scheduling
  • relocation incentives for qualified candidates
  • priceless intangible benefits like the mentorship and support of a national network of world-class Emergency Medicine experts

About us

Jefferson Healthcare is the only ISO 9000 accredited system on the northern Olympic Peninsula and is also DNV accredited while operating as a fully integrated health care system. The hospital is a 25-bed, critical access care hospital that has complete coverage by 24 hour hospitalists, has top rated surgical services and includes an emergency room, lab services, swing bed unit, the latest in digital imaging including new 3D mammography equipment and a comprehensive array of physical, speech and occupational rehabilitation therapies. Jefferson Healthcare was one of the first five hospitals in the Washington to be designated Baby Friendly by the World Health Organization. Jefferson Healthcare has a full service orthopedic clinic and an oncology clinic administering infusion services of chemotherapy, immunotherapy and other treatments. The Medical Short Stay includes wound care, sleep medicine, Coumadin and anti-coagulation services. We provide Wellness programs, a broad range of support groups and community education programs.

Charming and Historic Port Townsend

Port Townsend has a population of approximately 9,000 and is approximately 40 miles Northwest of Seattle. As the county seat and only incorporated city of Jefferson County, the city prides itself on its historic charm and stunning natural setting. In addition to its natural scenery, the city is known for many Victorian buildings remaining from its late 19th-century heyday, numerous annual cultural events, and as a maritime center for independent boat-builders and related industries and crafts. The local Historic District is a U.S. National Historic Landmark District.