Downtown Seattle Medical Center
Group Health Permanente is an established, physician owned and managed multispecialty group with facilties throughout Washington. Established in 1947, Group Health emphasizes evidence-based medicine and strives to provide the highest quality care to a broad population. Our Downtown Facility is accessibly located in downtown Seattle's business and shopping district, minutes from ferry, bus and commuter-train connections. The Downtown Medical Center is home to 34 Group Health staff, including 5 doctors and 2 physician assistants. This modern facility, opened May 2002, features all new equipment and comfortable, spatious surroundings with large windows overlooking Seattle's 6th avenue. 14 exam rooms, on-site lab and pharmacy. Specialty care such as mammography, physical therapy, occupational medicine, and women's health care are available on-site so patients need not travel to another facility. The Seattle area is surrounded by exquisite natural beauty (Puget Sound, the San Juan Islands, Cascade Mountains and Mount Rainier), and enhanced by a thriving economy that is home to Starbucks, Nordstrom, Boeing, Microsoft, and Eddie Bauer. Second only to New York city in number of annual theatre performances, Seattle is also home to a strong and vibrant arts and theatre community, proudly showcased in its many museums, galleries, and performing-arts companies, including world-class opera, ballet, and symphony groups. For other tastes, Seattle offers professional baseball, football, soccer, and basketball teams. Plus, the outdoor enthusiast can enjoy numerous recreational activities, including sailing, skiing, kayaking, hiking, biking and more, all within easy access. Group Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.