The Hillsboro, Oregon Veterans Administration Community Based Outpatient Clinic is currently recruiting for a Primary Care Clinic Practice Manager. Being part of Portland VA Healthcare System that provides services to an integrated network of care facilities, and a distributed system of outpatient clinics and hospitals located throughout Oregon. The VAPORHCS is a 303-bed medical center providing primary care to local veterans, as well as a quaternary referral center for veterans in Oregon, southern Washington, and parts of Idaho. Last year 80,000 patients were treated in the VA Portland Healthcare System.
The Clinic Practice Manager will provide management and leadership of interdisciplinary patient care services within the Primary Care setting, this position is 60% administration/management and 40% clinical (direct patient care). The Clinic Practice Manager will be responsible with the Nurse Operations Manager for the daily operations of the assigned practice group. The incumbent will be the first-line supervisor for physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants within that practice group.
Scope of practice will be within the Primary Care Division, providing leadership and guidance across the Primary Care Division. The incumbent will demonstrate a high level of flexibility and commitment to meet the needs of a complex evolving patient care system, and act as a change agent within the Primary Care Group Practice. The incumbent will advocate for quality patient care.
Candidates must be board certified in Family Practice or Internal Medicine, and have demonstrated leadership and have administrative capabilities. Must be strongly motivated in promoting appropriate staff education and development programs, and demonstrate a commitment to professional enrichment, merit promotion, equal employment opportunity and positive labor relations, resident teaching and faculty development.
Portland is the Pacific Northwest’s second largest urban center with world-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an outstanding school system. The city is located less than two hours from the beautiful Oregon coast, and an hour from Mt. Hood and The Gorge. Views from the city, and especially the VAPORHCS which sits atop a hill overlooking downtown, include Mt. Hood, Mt. St. Helens, and on a clear day 3 more mountain peaks as well as the Cascade Mountain Range. Portlanders are famously fond of the outdoors, fresh local cuisine, and great coffee. Portland truly offers something for everyone.
· Recruitment or Relocation Incentives may be authorized.
VA professionals feel good about their careers and their ability to balance work and home life. VA offers generous paid time off and a variety of predictable and flexible scheduling opportunities.
VA Physician Benefits – http://www.va.gov/JOBS/Job_Benefits/benefits.asp
· Practice evidence based medicine without the hassle of high malpractice premiums and associated overhead costs!
· Utilize the most sophisticated Integrated Electronic Medical Records network with centralized patient registration and billing
· Enjoy a competitive salary, 26 vacation days, 10 federal holidays, and 13 sick days annually
· A comprehensive Federal Benefits package including malpractice, life, health, 401K, CME, etc.
· An unmatched work/life balance and very high quality personal and professional life!
Globally connected, innovative and culturally rich, Portland boasts a population of approximately 590,000 – making it the 3rd most populous city in the Pacific Northwest. Considered one of the most eco- friendly cities in the U.S., the City of Roses is marked by warm, dry summers and rainy but mild winters. Heralded as one of America’s top places to live, Portland offers a host of sports & entertainment, outdoor recreation, housing, and family-friendly cultural options.
For more information and consideration, contact Hank Laguatan, National Healthcare Recruitment Consultant, today!