Physician - Adult Primary Care - Kirkland
Company: Virginia Mason Medical Center
Posted on: June 24, 2020
Job Number: 200655
Department: VM Kirkland - Adult Primary Care
Physician - Adult Primary Care - Kirkland
Virginia Mason is fulfilling our
vision of transforming healthcare by expanding our collaborative
team. We have an opportunity for a .9 FTE Adult Primary Care
physician at our regional medical center in
desirable Kirkland, Washington. Join
an innovative multidisciplinary team whose members appreciate
balance, their team and the patients they serve.
.9 fte; Approx. 32.4 clinical
patient contact hours.
Our providers say they come to
Virginia Mason for the reputation of high quality care and they
the teamwork and relentless focus on patient experience and
Aspects of the Primary Care physician role:
--- Team based approach. Each provider is part of a subset or pod
of the larger primary care team. Each pod has 2-3 physicians, 1
ARNP or PA, 1 RN and 1 to 1 MA support. The ARNP or PA helps
support messages and indirect care and there is built in coverage
when the provider is out of the office. Pods are able to adapt and
make changes quickly that fit their team needs.
--- Integrative primary care model. Virginia Mason has an
innovative approach, with imbedded pharmacists, social workers and
psychiatry providers all part of the primary care team and
partnering to provide the best care to patients. In primary care,
we provide focused, coordinated care for our patients that have
resulted in excellent health outcomes. Social workers are available
to help address social/emotional/behavioral/environment needs and
to provide and coordinate care.
--- Flexible schedule options. We partner with you to develop a
schedule that accommodates your individual needs as much as
--- Access to ancillary and specialty services: Referral options to
over 25+ medical specialties within Virginia Mason with collegial
and responsive results.
--- Teaching opportunities: Virginia Mason is a teaching
environment with regular opportunities to precept medical students
and residents. It is also a conducive environment for providers new
--- Learning opportunities: The team has a teaching culture and is
a conducive environment for providers newly out of residency. A
formal mentorship program is in place to help guide new providers
to Virginia Mason and support them for long term success.
--- Innovative approaches: The Virginia Mason culture allows and
promotes new approaches, best practice standards and continual
improvement for both the patient and team member experience.
--- Compensation: A competitive compensation model that incentives
Work with a committed and caring
team of physicians, allied health providers, nurses, medical
clinical support team members, all of whom are committed to the
mission of improving the health and wellbeing of our patients. We
proud of our strong quality outcomes, our focus on continuous
innovative care delivery models and our ability to have fun while
work. We recognize the team member and patient experience is
and prioritize the engagement of our staff, providers and patients.
actively growing and expanding our practice to meet the needs of
population and are eager to have other skilled and like-minded
--- BE/BC; Internal Medicine
--- Ability to obtain a medical professional license in the State
--- Ability to obtain a DEA with full prescriptive authority needed
for specific practice.
--- Committed to safety, quality of care and thrive in an
environment of continuous but logical and thoughtful change.
The Virginia Mason Kirkland Medical Center fits very well in the
Kirkland community. Our
providers and staff have their own individual character and vibe,
encouraged and supported by the team. Each team member's unique
perspective is valued and helps us to better identify and solve
There is a drive to constantly improve the way we work for the
benefit of our
patients, our colleagues, and the community. The Kirkland
consistently ranks high in patient and staff satisfaction surveys
due to a
culture of mutual respect and innovation. We also have a high
long tenured staff and providers that have been working in Kirkland
years. Being part of the Virginia Mason team, you will have
support on-site or close by, which allows for better coordination
timeliness, and outcomes. As a primary care physician at Kirkland,
will often find yourself working at the cutting edge of care
delivery in the
Virginia Mason system, if not the country. And you will find
support from your colleagues and leadership. Our Kirkland
received the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)
Excellence" for 2020 for implementing initiatives to support
resilience and reduce burnout in our patient care providers.
City of Kirkland
Kirkland is an eastside suburb of
Seattle and boasts 13 unique neighborhoods with their own character
Kirkland neighborhoods are safe, stable, and well cared for
creating a great
quality of life for Kirkland residents. Kirkland is consistently
in many best place to live surveys. Money Magazine ranking. In
addition to the
great outdoor recreation, art, dining, and shopping, Kirkland
offers some of
the best schools in the state and a thriving economy.
Virginia Mason, established in 1920
in Seattle, WA, is internationally recognized as a preeminent
organization focused on delivering quality services to our
Mason is known for innovations in patient care, with many accolades
recent years including Hospital of the Decade by The Leapfrog Group
100 Hospitals. We have a 336-bed hospital in Seattle and
medical group practice with more than 450 physicians. With a
primary, specialty, neighborhood clinics and regional medical
centers; you will
find our culture is the very definition of best practices and a
model that is
the benchmark for other medical organizations. Join us, and find
many ways Virginia Mason offers you the chance to focus on what
Our vision to be the Quality Leader
and Transform Healthcare is achieved through our management method;
Virginia Mason Production System (VMPS) which is focused on
changing the way
health care is delivered. We differentiate ourselves on the basis
quality for our patients by eliminating waste and delivering
increased value to
the patient experience through our interdisciplinary approach we
Medicine. Based upon a foundation of support through mentoring,
and communication, Team Medicine enables us to provide superior
health care for
every patient we treat and a workplace unlike any other.
Virginia Mason offers much more than
competitive compensation and benefits. With continuing education
and the added potential of relocation assistance, you will find our
to your well-being is both rewarding and refreshing.
Each Person. Every Moment. Better Never Stops."
We are an equal
opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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