Swedish Medical Center Medical Director Residential Care Team in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Seattle, Washington – Seeking an exemplary physician to serve as Geriatric Medicine Medical Director focusing on post-acute care. Full-time position with duties split between clinical practice (0.6 FTE) and administration (0.4 FTE). Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. At least five years of experience as a Family Medicine or Internal Medicine physician required. Geriatric fellowship preferred. Join Swedish Medical Group’s Residential Care Team (RCT) which focuses on the transition of care from acute care in a hospital setting to rehabilitation care in a skilled nursing facility. The Medical Director partners with our Director of Operations to oversee the coordination and transition of care among six area skilled nursing facilities while collaborating with an exceptional team of providers. The team’s goals include improving patient care and family satisfaction, reduction of costs, and the decrease of unnecessary hospital readmissions. You’ll have the opportunity to travel to each of the facilities and spend time with the teams. Additionally, participation in the Geriatrics fellowship program is a possibility, if desired. Join us and enjoy a rewarding professional life in the scenic beauty of the Pacific Northwest’s premier city, Seattle.

Swedish Health Services, a not-for-profit health system based in Seattle, operates five renowned hospitals and more than 100 medical clinics offering primary and specialty care. Swedish is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Swedish offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.

Swedish Medical Group is an integrated team of more than 1,100 physicians and advanced practice clinicians serving the Greater Seattle region. Some of the advantages of joining Swedish Medical Group include:

  • Rewarding and transparent compensation model

  • Comprehensive benefits package

  • Easy access to system-wide support including Hospital Medicine and subspecialties

  • Integrated electronic health record (Epic)

Seattle is the Pacific Northwest’s largest urban center (metro population 3.25 million), with world-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an outstanding school system. The city hugs magnificent Puget Sound and offers Olympic and Cascade mountain views to the north, east and south. Seattleites are famously fond of the outdoors, fresh seafood and good coffee.

Swedish Health Services, a not-for-profit health system based in Seattle, operates five renowned hospitals and more than 100 medical clinics offering primary and specialty care. Swedish is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Swedish offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models.

Qualifications:

  • Board Certified/Board Eligible in

Family Medicine or Internal Medicine or Geriatric Medicine

  • Washington Medical License (MD or DO)

  • BLS for Healthcare Provider certification from the American

Heart Association

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details

https://caregiver.ehr.com

Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Physicians

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 155220