Family Medicine Physician - Academics Job with Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic in Grandview, WA

Teach your successors and heal your community. Core Family Medicine Faculty Position

  • Accepts J1 Visas: No
  • Accepts H1B Visas: No
  • Loan Assistance:Yes
  • Community Health Center
  • Academic Opportunity:Yes
  • Telemedicine Opportunity:No
  • 10/23/2021
  • 964970
  • 8915

Applicants for all positions will be required to prove that they are fully vaccinated against COVID 19 during the hiring process. Valid medical or religious exemptions will be considered, but serial COVID testing will be required to maintain employment.

At Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic, we believe you are more than a physician, and we are more than a job.

We have an engaging opportunity for a Faculty position at Sollus Northwest, our Family Medicine Residency Program.  Our Family Medicine Residency Program is located in Grandview, WA, in the heart of the Yakima Valley.

HOW WE TEACH

Our Family Medicine physicians supervise and evaluate our family medicine residents in training in inpatient and outpatient settings.  Our faculty members are also responsible for maintaining a medical practice and providing a full scope of family practice. Our faculty providers are also active participants in developing and evaluating clinical practice and curriculum policies and procedures. They are responsible for carrying out the mission of Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinics and the Sollus Northwest Family Medicine Residency Program by serving and caring for patients, co-workers, and all people with whom they share time while carrying out their job functions.

In being part of our organization, our team-based approach champions alliance. You will develop and cultivate patient relationships in an integrated care setting.

WE EMBRACE COMPASSION AND CONVENIENCE

Our neighborhood centers offer affordable, high-quality care for everyone.  We help when people are hurting – and even when they aren't.  Whether it is embracing motherhood for the first time, trying to soothe a 6-year old's toothache, or helping a homebound grandmother get her medicine, the YVFWC family will always be there for its patients.  Always.

All in one place.

If you want to make a difference in the health of a community and have a passion for working with underserved patient populations that need quality care, we urge you to inquire more about who we are, what we have to offer, and who we are looking for. We are committed to delivering quality services to everyone, regardless of an individual's financial or citizenship status. A sliding fee scale is available for those without health insurance. Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic is an FTCA Deemed facility.

YVFWC is committed to delivering the highest quality of care. Here you will find health care professionals with a sincere interest in our patients and the communities we represent. At Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic, we strive to make a difference in the health of a community.

Highlights:

  • A generous compensation plan at competitive market rates
  • A bountiful hiring and relocation package totaling $30k
  • A $1500 resident stipend
  • Opportunity for loan repayment options
  • An extraordinarily structured orientation with a ramp-up schedule to assist you
  • A generous benefits package including retirement plans, profit-sharing plans, personal leave time, holidays, and malpractice insurance coverage
  • We provide you with the option to participate in a 4-week Medical Spanish Immersion Program in Guatemala
  • We assist you in Visa Sponsorship
  • We welcome new grads

 

Faculty Position Details:

  • 16 hours of direct patient care plus with admin time
  • 24 hours of faculty work including:
  • Precepting students
  • Friday afternoon didactics
  • Advising residents
  • Faculty scholarly activities
  • Administrative time for curriculum development and meetings
  • 1-year ramp-up opportunity with a dedicated mentor
  • 2.5 patients per hour goal after ramp-up
  • Work schedule: Monday – Friday

 

About YVFWC

We serve more than 181,000 patients across 25 medical clinics, 14 dental clinics, 10 pharmacies, and 64 program sites in two states. We are Level 3 Certified as a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH). With integrated services including medical, dental, pharmacy, orthodontia, primary care nutritional counseling, autism screening, and primary care behavioral health, YVFWC's patient-centered model of care offers patients the full spectrum of care and shelter assistance, energy assistance, weatherization, HIV, and AIDS counseling and testing, home visits, and four mobile medical/dental clinics.

Qualifications


Education: Successful completion of an ACGME accredited family medicine residency program
Licenses/Certificates/Registration: DEA; CPR/ACLS/BLS/PALS certification (if applicable to site); Washington and/or Oregon state medical licensure; Board certification, if appropriate to specialty; and hospital staff membership. Full, unrestricted prescriptive authority.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Required: Ability to communicate effectively and efficiently verbally and in writing.

 

At YVFWC:

We will consistently trust one another to work for the common good.

We will foster integrity by demonstrating ethical behavior and insisting on doing what we say we will do.

We will demonstrate transparency by being candid and truthful no matter the risk.

We will create partnerships to strengthen ourselves and our community.

We will fight for just treatment for all individuals.

We will let joy in.

We have the courage to be an agent of change and refuse anything short of excellence.

Our mission celebrates diversity. We are committed to equal opportunity employment.