Northwest Permanente, P.C. is currently seeking a Board Certified or Eligible Pediatrician physician to join our medical group at the Cascade Park Medical Office in Vancouver Washington. The position includes paneling pediatric patients and caring for their ambulatory health care needs, as well as dedicating a portion of FTE to either nursery rounding or inpatient ward to care for our members outside clinic hours. The community is known for excellent schools, low crime rate, and a wide range of opportunities for outdoor adventure with close access to the international airport in Portland. Both Oregon and Washington Medical licenses are required for all employees of Northwest Permanente.
Clinic hours are spread over 4 days per week with office visits and virtual care portions. Pediatricians carry a panel of patients for whom they deliver primary care.
Nursery rounding takes place at both Kaiser Sunnyside and Westside Medical Center in our Level 1 nurseries. Scope of practice includes newborn admissions, newborn discharges, and attendance at deliveries at Westside Medical Center. PALS and NRP required. Simulation labs and resuscitation training provided. NICU telehealth consultations available 24/7 for Westside, with NICU teams on staff at Sunnyside Medical Center. Circumcision experience desired but not required. Typical schedule would be one full weekend of daytime rounding per month plus one overnight in house call per month. Holiday call is shared among the nursery group. Excellent opportunity to build your practice and recruit new families into your panel.
The Pediatric Inpatient ward rounding is for Kaiser Permanente pediatric patients admitted at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital at Oregon Health and Sciences University. Inpatient work includes 3 weeks per year on general pediatric medicine ward service, 1-2-night shifts per month and back up call. This role includes teaching OHSU pediatric and family residents as well as medical students. Infrastructure support includes direct access to a broad range of pediatric subspecialists, an in-house 24-7 Pediatric ICU Attending, dedicated pediatric emergency room staff, and Child Life. Clinic patients are covered by the outpatient team in entirety during the weeks on hospital service.
At Northwest Permanente, P.C., we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Northwest Permanente, P.C. believes that diversity, inclusion, and equity among our employees is critical to our success and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.