Physician - Gastroenterology
PeaceHealth Medical Group is seeking a strong, ERCP-trained Gastroenterologist to join our practice located at the St. John Medical Center in Longview, Washington. Come join a practice that emphasizes a strong work-life balance and keeps you close to the great outdoors!
Why you’ll love the practice:
- Join an established team of two existing Gastroenterologists and one Physician Assistant
- 4 day work week (2 procedure days/2 clinic days)
- 1:4 call schedule (low intensity)
- 12-14 procedures/per day
- Primarily outpatient
- Adults only patient with the ability to do diagnostics in addition to routine procedures
- Interventional Radiology, Colorectal Surgery and Infusion Services (Remicade & Humira) on site
- Collegial and knowledgeable support staff
- Medical/Dental/Vision coverage and wellness program
- Generous compensation, paid time off and sick leave
- CME reimbursement
- Relocation assistance
- Competitive retirement plan options
- Fully paid malpractice insurance
- Educational Loan Reimbursement for those who qualify
PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center provides comprehensive specialty care for more than 180,000 patients per year in Cowlitz County. Our highly trained caregivers are committed to providing, safe compassionate care, every time, every touch. As one of community’s largest employers with more than 1,600 caregivers and 250 active medical staff members, we offer dozens of medical specialty services and programs including emergency, trauma, heart, behavioral health, bone and joint, cancer, birthing and women’s services.
In 2012 Forbes Magazine listed Longview as one of the prettiest towns in America due to its proximity to the Columbia River, Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument and many beautiful local parks. Our town is situated 45 miles north of the Portland metro area and 120 miles south of Seattle.
Longview and the neighboring community of Kelso have a combined population over 57k, our area has many locally-owned specialty restaurants and shops plus national chains such as Target, Macy’s, Home Depot, and a variety of grocery shopping options. Golf is also a popular sport in the local area, with the Longview Country Club, Mint Valley, and Three Rivers Golf Course.
Our Providers are deeply integrated with the community and have a have a strong desire to care for their neighbors.
Washington State has no income tax.
Cowlitz Indian Tribe, a federally recognized tribe, of Cowlitz people, is headquartered in Longview.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Washington, 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. This is The Spirit of Health—The Spirit of PeaceHealth.
PeaceHealth is an EEO Affirmative Action Race/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Veteran/Disability Employer.