RELIEF ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY OPPORTUNITY IN KETCHIKAN, ALASKA
HIKE, FISH AND PRACTICE JUST 90 MINUTE FLIGHT FROM SEATTLE
PeaceHealth Medical Group in Ketchikan, AK is seeking a relief Orthopedic Surgeon to join our team of one additional full:time Orthopedic Surgeon and one full:time PA:C. Our ideal candidate is experienced and enjoys working in a rural practice setting. Our team does general Orthopedics, some sports medicine, and total joints including knees and hips. No spines or necks. We have an employed Anesthesia team, as well as excellent support staff in the clinic and OR. Call is shared. This team will be moving into a brand new, state:of:the:art clinic and OR facility in June 2016.
PeaceHealth Medical Group is a physician:led group serving communities throughout Oregon, Washington and Alaska. PeaceHealth is a not:for:profit Catholic health care system that consistently receives national recognition for innovations in patient centered care, patient safety, spirit in the workplace, and health care technology. Our local group in Ketchikan includes about 25 physicians and advanced practice clinicians.
Come experience Ketchikan, AK, a friendly, family:oriented community in scenic Southeast Alaska, just an hour and a half flight from Seattle. This area is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts, those who love the arts, or someone who just wants a quiet, slower:paced life. Enjoy our beautiful surroundings, abundant wildlife, and great opportunities for hiking, fishing, boating, hunting, and more. We have excellent schools and a strong local economy.
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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Ketchikan, AK community, along with our benefits offered, our homepage peacehealth/careers.
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PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; ual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.
The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.
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