Are you interested in Ambulatory Care in a Hospital Setting? Do you have a license to practice in the State of Oregon? Please review the job posting below and our attached flyer and submit your CV today!
Seeking a BE/BC internal or family medicine physician or nurse practitioner for a full-time position at the Oregon State Hospital in Salem, OR. This is an excellent opportunity to join a medical team providing ambulatory primary care services to a chronically under-served population: adults with severe and persistent mental illness, hospitalized by court order for long-term treatment.
Your colleagues will include the dedicated group of family physicians and FNPs in our medical clinic, as well as a strong and well-staffed team of attending psychiatrists and PMHNPs. Other on-site services include laboratory and pharmacy, dentistry, X-ray, physical and occupational therapy. OSH collaborates with nearby medical specialists, and the local Emergency Department is just minutes away.
You will enjoy:
Great work/life balance
Employed position with a generous compensation and benefits package, not based on productivity
Adequate time to spend with patients
On-call opportunity that is voluntary and compensated separately
Dedicated billing/coding team, so you can focus on patient care
Life in the beautiful Pacific Northwest: hiking, skiing, boating, and a variety of entertainment opportunities are all nearby
We are looking for:
Board-eligible or board-certified internal or family medicine physician or experienced FNP
Passion for advancing health equity, addressing systemic health disparities and treating people from diverse, vulnerable and underrepresented populations
Oregon Medical Licensure through Oregon Board of Medical Examiners
Experience in advancing health equity, addressing systemic health disparities and collaborating with diverse, vulnerable and underrepresented populations.
Board Certification / Board Eligible preferred
Additional Salary Information: Additional Differentials available
Internal Number: REQ-68685
About Oregon Health Authority
Oregon State Hospital (OSH) provides patient-centered, psychiatric treatment for adults from throughout the state who need hospital-level care. The hospital's primary goal is to help people recover from their illness and return to the community. Services include psychiatric evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment, as well as community outreach and peer support.
With two campuses, one in Salem and one in Junction City, Oregon State Hospital serves more than 1,500 people per year and employs more than 2,000 staff. Oregon State Hospital operates under the direction of the Oregon Health Authority. The superintendent is Dolly Matteucci. The Salem campus has the capacity to serve up to 554 people at a time, and the Junction Campus can serve up to 96.
Hospital-level care includes: 24-hour, on-site nursing, psychiatric and other credentialed professional staff, treatment planning, pharmacy, laboratory, food and nutritional services, vocational and educational services. The hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Health Organizations.
We are a psychiatric hospital that inspires hope, promotes safety and supports recovery for all.
Our mission is to provide therapeutic, evidence-based, patient-centered treatment focusing on recovery and community reintegration all in a safe environment.