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Neurologist

PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth

Operations
Bellingham, WA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, August 2, 2023

Job Description

Description

PeaceHealth is seeking a BE/BC Adult Neurologist to join the team in Bellingham, Washington.  Our current vacancy is due to the retirement of one of our long-standing Neurologists.

Practice is full-scope with inpatient and outpatient opportunities as well as telemedicine.  We are expanding to provide neurology care to PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center in Ketchikan, Alaska and are seeking applicants who are interested occasional coverage (approximately 1 week per quarter or twice per year) at this location. 

The selected applicant could be a BE/BC general neurologist or have an interest in movement disorders (Parkinson's especially), stroke or multiple sclerosis.  Several of our Neurologists have subspecialties.

Why you’ll love the practice: 

  • Join 8 General Neurologists, a Pediatric Neurologist and a Physician Assistant
  • Clinicians are experienced, collegial and fun, and can offer mentorship to a new Fellow graduate. We have experienced support staff
  • Emphasis on excellent medicine with continuity of care from inpatient to outpatient
  • PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center has an established stroke program with telestroke coverage evenings, weekends and holidays
  • EPIC EMR. 

PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center is a 253-bed Level II Trauma Center in Bellingham as well as Whatcom County's only hospital. PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center (SJMC) and PeaceHealth Medical Group (PHMG) in Bellingham provide comprehensive and specialty care to the communities of Northwest Washington. Tertiary referrals come from a one-hundred-mile radius. Our dedicated physicians and staff have earned recognition as a top-ranking facility for patient quality initiatives in Washington State. 

Robust benefit package: 

  • First year salary guarantee:  $325,726
  • Employment bonus and relocation assistance 
  • Excellent health, dental, and vision coverage
  • CME reimbursement 
  • Retirement plans 
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance 
  • Educational loan reimbursement program (for those who qualify) 
  • Washington state has no state income tax

If this opportunity resonates with you, please contact Kim Dianich, Sr. Provider Recruiter to learn more.

          KDianich@peacehealth.org or via phone: 360-729-1409

Bellingham, Washington is the perfect blend of endless outdoor recreation, urban living, strong schools, great shopping & cuisine, and so much more! These amenities are surrounded by incredible scenery, from the sea to the mountains and the rainforest, making this community an amazing place to live. Acclaimed for its small-city flavor and the home of Western Washington University, Bellingham has a robust art, music and cultural scene while boasting 65 miles of inner-urban trails to explore, pristine lakes, forests, saltwater beaches, and snow-covered peaks.  There are unlimited opportunities for breathtaking hikes, relaxing camping trips, water activities, bird watching, snow sports, and scenic drives! 

Located 90 minutes north of Seattle and 30 minutes south of British Columbia, Canada, this idyllic city has been rated as one of America's most desirable communities by Money, Outside, Kiplinger, Forbes, and National Geographic magazines. Head to Mount Baker for a day in the snow. Tour the San Juan Islands by sea kayak or sailboat. Trek the North Cascades on foot. Stay in town to explore the shops and cafes of historic Fairhaven and Downtown and then catch a show at Mount Baker Theater – you can do it all in Bellingham!

PeaceHealth has been serving the communities of northwest Washington since 1890 with PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center, now a 253-bed, two-campus hospital providing a Level II Trauma Center and a full range of inpatient and outpatient services. PeaceHealth's Whatcom Region also includes the comprehensive heart care services of the Cardiovascular Center at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center as well as the primary and specialty care provided by PeaceHealth Medical Group.   

See how PeaceHealth is committed to Inclusivity, Respect for Diversity and Cultural Humility.  

PeaceHealth has exceptional benefits!

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