Physician - Physiatrist (Non-Surgical Spine)

Franciscan Medical Group
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Facility: Franciscan Medical Group 
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Tacoma, WA  
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: No
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Job Summary

Franciscan Medical Group is actively recruiting a Physical Medicine & Rehab Physician to join our Franciscan Medical Group in Tacoma, WA.

The position is a Monday-Friday full-time role with future oversight of 1 APC (PA/NP).  The position requires 36 patient contact hours per week for Full-Time status.  This is a non-surgical position with no ED call requirement.  The new Physician will perform EMG/NCS procedures 1-2 days per week (6-8 studies per day).

X-ray and the availability to do injections onsite.  The physician will also provide EMG/NCS onsite with referrals from ortho and neurosurgery teams.  She/He will work with APC support and will have a RN, MA, x-ray tech, and admin support staff.  Clinic will treat back pain patients who are deemed non-surgical and can refer to ortho or neuro as appropriate if surgery is indicated at any point in time.

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Medical Degree
  • ACGME Accredited Residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Experience collaborating with surgeons and other team members regarding spine (non-acute back pain or neck pain).  

License/Certification Requirements:

  • Washington Medical license in good standing
  • Board Certified or Board Eligible Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers

 

About Franciscan Health

CHI Franciscan has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits.  We are a family of hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We are part of Common Spirit Health, one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in the country.
Our mission is to deliver high quality care that meets our patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part approach — physical, emotional, and spiritual — is essential to healing the whole person. Come join our team!

At CHI Franciscan, we provide high-quality care that meets our patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part approach – physical, emotional and spiritual – is essential to healing the whole person. More than 12,000 employees unite under this patient-focused mission.

Working at CHI Franciscan also provides you a bounty of opportunities to advance your career. We are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the nation's largest not-for-profit health care systems. Our locations include St. Clare Hospital in Lakewood, St. Francis Hospital in Federal Way, St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma, St. Elizabeth Hospital in Enumclaw, St. Anthony Hospital in Gig Harbor, Highline Medical Center in Burien, Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton and Silverdale, and Regional Hospital in Burien.

Equal Opportunity Employment Consistent with our Core Values, Catholic Health Initiatives employers are EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled Employers. Qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected characteristic. 

Community Information

CHI Franciscan is based in the Pacific Northwest at the heart of the stunningly beautiful Puget Sound region of Washington. Our main support offices are located in Tacoma, with clinics and hospitals in King, Kitsap and Pierce counties. Here we enjoy mild weather and stunning views of Mount Rainier and the Olympic Mountains. The Puget Sound communities offer award-winning arts, cultural, and sporting events with national recognition. A region of economic and cultural diversity, The Puget Sound is a great place to work, play and raise a family.

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Contact: Matthew Harris 
Phone: 253-779-6107
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