Growing program in WA increases the need to add BE/BC Gastroenterologist

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Facility: Astria Health 
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Yakima Valley, WA 
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty:Gastroenterology : ERCP 
Candidate Type:MD, DO 
Visas Accepted:H1
Loan Repayment:Negotiable
Salary Range:Not Specified
Employment Type:Full Time
Bonus Offered:Sign-on, Stipend, Retention, Relocation, Productivity
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ABOUT ASTRIA HEALTH

  • Non-profit, locally owned, regional network of both hospitals and clinics with primary care physicians, providers and specialists conveniently located throughout the Yakima Valley in WA!
  • Local health system dedicated to delivering world-class healthcare to the Yakima Valley rural-based communities!
  • Strategic growth by adding new service lines and growing established programs!

Welcome to Astria Health, a non-profit, locally owned, regional health system consisting of inpatient hospital care and emergency services, ambulatory surgical care, and a network of primary care /walk-in care and specialty clinics located throughout the Yakima Valley in Central WA.

Our vision is ensuring the long-term sustainability of valuable, yet vulnerable, rural-based healthcare delivery systems, many of which are currently threatened in today’s rapidly changing healthcare environment. 

As a non-profit entity, every dollar we earn is reinvested into providing quality health care through:

  • New or expanded patient care services
  • Access to care
  • New physician services
  • New technologies
  • Attracting and retaining engaged professionals who share our vision

ABOUT OUR OPPORTUNITY

Significant need in our communities for GI services!

  • Excellent compensation package including extremely generous base salary with production incentives along with traditional employed benefit packages including hiring/commencement bonuses and relocation allowances, CME allowances, residency/fellowship stipends, malpractice, health, vacation, retirement and much more!
  • Opportunity to build a busy, lucrative practice with low competition in the area. (Area of need for GIs)
  • Join a fast growing practice that was developed due to community need, volume of patients for our existing providers, and to provide choice.
  • Multi-specialty group including GI, IR, Neurosurgery, Urology, Radiology, and General Surgery located next to Astria Sunnyside Hospital. 
  • General GI with ERCP preferred. 
  • Procedures done at Astria Sunnyside Hospital.
  • Strong referral base.
  • We welcome experienced or new grads for this position.

PICTURE YOURSELF LIVING IN THE YAKIMA VALLEY!

What comes to mind when you think of WA?  Seattle, Rain, Metropolitan, Cold and Cloudy?  Central WA (Yakima Valley) is quite the opposite!   Bet you’ll be surprised to find:

  • A growing population and thriving economy (Yakima County over 250,000 with our catchment area close to 300,000 residents)
  • Over 300 days of blissful sunshine with 4 distinct mild seasons
  • Beautiful region located on the sunny-side of the state great for outdoor concerts, shopping, dining, and drive-up espresso stands!
  • Every outdoor activity you can think of among some of the most beautiful scenery--rolling hills, vineyards, produce stacked in bins/fruit stands/farmers markets, rivers and lakes, fishing, camping, hiking, biking, hunting, skiing, with spectacular views of Mt. Adams and Mt. Rainier while you drive up the valley!
  • Calmer living-balance between life and work
  • Growing agricultural center and one of the country's most important agricultural hubs
  • World class wineries and microbreweries
  • Highly rated private and public schools-some with great sports programs, music programs, and academic excellence-high graduating class/college bound. In recent years, several grads from schools in the Lower Valley of Yakima entered into Medical Schools.
  • Arts/Sports/Entertainment- The Yakima Symphony, Seasons Performance Hall, concerts, sporting events/venues, museums, Yakima Capital Theatre, Warehouse Theatre Co (local performing arts), local art gallery and much more!
  • Low cost of living –some of the most reasonable housing cost in the PNW
  • Medical DO school (PNWU)
  • Family Medicine Residency program
  • Short commute and virtually no traffic!
  • We are within a 2 1/2-3 hours’ drive to the big 3--Seattle, Spokane, Portland
  • Yakima and Tri-Cities (Pasco) airports

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