Provider Solutions + Development Internal Medicine Physician Educator in Portland, Oregon

Position Description

Portland, Oregon - Providence Portland Medical Center Department of Medical Education is seeking an exceptional clinician-educator in Internal Medicine to join our faculty. Our Department is a unique, collaborative group of clinician educators focused on training the next generation of physicians. Our 30-resident program emphasizes mentorship, role modeling and rigorous clinical experiences that balance clinical exposure in a variety of settings including outpatient general medicine, inpatient medicine and internal medicine subspecialties with understanding of the health care system, evidence based medicine and quality improvement. We host medical students on our core rotations each month including students from Oregon Health & Science University. We offer a supportive, flexible work environment that embraces diversity and new ideas. This position comes with exceptional protected time for teaching and scholarly activity.

In this position you will:

  • Work closely with the Garnjobst Chair of Medical Education and the Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency to provide vision, leadership, organizational skills and teaching supervision for the internal medicine residents and medical students.

  • Approximately 50 percent of time will be spent in direct patient care and clinical supervision, 40 percent in academic responsibilities including teaching, evaluation, scholarship and 10 percent administrative duties.

  • The role involves primarily inpatient attending on the wards at PPMC with some outpatient experience including precepting residents at the Providence Medical Group- Northeast clinic.

  • Faculty regularly engage in scholarly activity including quality improvement research as well as local, regional and national presentations.

Facility Description

Providence Health & Services-Oregon sponsors four ACGME-accredited residency programs: Providence Milwaukie Family Medicine; Providence Hood River Rural Track; Providence Portland Internal Medicine Residency; and Providence St. Vincent Internal Medicine Residency. All four programs are affiliated with Oregon Health Sciences University and also serve as clinical training sites for OHSU-sponsored residency programs. The programs have successfully implemented ACGME’s Next Accreditation System, fill consistently in Match and have outstanding board pass rates. A diverse patient population, enthusiastic medical staff and consistent executive-level support in superlative physical facilities allow creativity and educational innovation in an environment that supports patient safety and clinical quality.

Location Description

Portland has a metro population over two million, but maintains strong local neighborhoods and a close connection to nature. Consequently, the city consistently ranks high in national “livability” contests. The New York Times describes Portland as a “bastion of good living” and “one of our national capitals of cool.” With easy access to mountains and beaches, coupled with a nationally recognized food culture, Portland is a large little city with an outsized and unique cultural footprint.

Brand Description

Providence Health & Services (PH&S) is a not-for-profit system of 34 hospitals, more than 600 clinics and hundreds of locally driven programs across five western states: Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington. Providence is committed to improving the health of the communities it serves, with a special emphasis on its mission to serve the poor and vulnerable. PH&S is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health family and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.

Job ID Number: 8688
Facility Name: Providence Oregon Region Graduate Medical Education Program
Location Name: Portland, OR
Brand Name: Providence Health & Services
Provider Profession: Physician/Surgeon
Medical Specialty: Internal Medicine
Job Setting: Hospital, Medical Clinic
Type of Role: Academic/Faculty
Type of Role: Clinical
Email: joe.imatani@psdrecruit.org
Phone Number: 503.203.0805
Schedule: Full Time
CP: Yes
CB: Yes
NP: No
PA: No
HC: Yes
IS: No
YM: No

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