FULL TIME INTERNAL MED POSITION IN KETCHIKAN, ALASKA : OUTPATIENT, INPATIENT OR COMBINATION
HIKE, FISH AND PRACTICE JUST A 90 MINUTE FLIGHT TO SEATTLE
Love the outdoors? Looking for an opportunity with incredible work/life balance? Come join this special team of providers who will treat you like family. Heres why you need to experience Ketchikan, Alaska:
*World class housing Ketchikan has some amazing housing deals, and no matter where you live there the views are sure to be extraordinary.
*We offer a hospital based day care with minimal cost to employees.
*The people of Ketchikan are warm, engaged and welcoming. Those who are new to Ketchikan are amazed at how easy it is to get involved in the community, and in all the help they find getting settled in.
*Its the Salmon Capital of the World. Huge runs of salmon migrate from the ocean in to the local waters. Come experience world class fishing and catch a 30lb King Salmon on your lunch break
*Kayak the local waters and enjoy some of the most scenic views in the world. Dont forget to make your way to the seven state parks on the island, too
*Art and Culture: Home to a diverse population of artists that captures Alaskas beauty and cultural attributes. Youll also find frequent theater and musical performances all year long
*Enjoy incredible seafood cuisine: Not only is the salmon fresh, restaurants serve up some of the best halibut, crab, shrimp, oysters and clams: all of which are locally sourced.
*Schools in Ketchikan are top notch. The city offers educational alternatives with two charter schools and ternative high school. The island also has a University of Alaska Southeast campus.
*Summer of 2016 will showcase our 60 million hospital renovation project
*Named one of the top critical access hospitals in the U.S.
*Exemplary performance in multiple areas including surgical care, pneumonia, heart failure and more
*25 physicians and advance practice clinicians
*The medical center is located directly on the water which provide incredible views
Candidates needing J1/H1:B Visa sponsorship are encouraged
We offer competitive compensation and robust benefits. Relocation assistance is available.
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If you are interested in this career opportunity, Danny Keo.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not:for:profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi:specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship : the spirit of health.
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