Purpose of the Position: Physician will be responsible for providing hospital care medical services to CHCW patients at Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital. Physician will also be required to provide teaching services to the Central Washington Family Medicine Residents while performing the duties of the FMS Hospitalist. Leads the healthcare team to promote good health and prevent/treat illness and maximize function to our patients.
Hours: Full Time; While working as a Hospitalist, Physician with work 7 days every other week. Schedule will start on Monday at 7 am and end on Sunday at 5 pm unless scheduled for evening call on Sunday evening. Physician will take 26 weeknights (1 night per week worked) and 10 weekend nights of call during the year. Call weekends will be scheduled the evening of a scheduled work day and should not exceed 10 nights.
Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited medical school and successful completion of an accredited residency. Current Washington State Medical License, Board Certified, Current DEA. Current BCLS Card. Current driver’s license and auto insurance. Prior teaching experience required. FQHC/CHC experience preferred but not required. Prior experience working with medically underserved populations and working with an Electronic Health Record (EHR) preferred. Experience working on an inpatient medicine service or completion of a hospitalist fellowship preferred not required. No restriction from participation with the Medicaid or Medicare programs. Ability to obtain credentials from appropriate health plans, and to be covered by CHCW malpractice liability carrier. Bilingual in Spanish/English is preferred but not required.