Kaiser Permanente-Washington Permanente Medical Group- is seeking a Full Time 1.0 FTE Primary Care Sports Medicine Physician to join our Olympia Medical Center team in Olympia, Washington.
You will be joining our Primary Care Sports Medicine Service Line with nine sports medicine physicians, in other clinic locations, dedicated to caring for our active patients and athletes of all levels.
Olympia Medical Center is a multispecialty medical center. Lab, Radiology and Pharmacy on site. Office hours are 8am – 5pm Monday through Friday with Urgent Care open 8am – 9pm Monday through Friday and 9am – 5pm weekends.
Benefits include: Full malpractice indemnification (including tail coverage), medical/dental/vision benefits, 401(k) & employer-paid retirement contributions, paid vacation, CME, long-term disability, long-term care benefits, and the ability to become a shareholder in our group practice.
Olympia, with a population of 46,478, is the capital of Washington State. Economically fueled by state government, Olympia enjoys the benefits of a stable work force, engaged and educated community, and well-supported school system. Historic downtown Olympia offers a variety of eclectic shopping and dining experiences, while Olympia's westside is a regional shopping destination at numerous national brand stores and the auto mall. Olympia's strategic geographic location along Interstate 5 at the gateway to the Olympic Peninsula, puts one within two hours or less of regional recreational attractions - from hiking and skiing in the mountains to beachcombing along ocean shores.
We are dedicated to building lifetime relationships with peers and patients in Washington State’s richly diverse communities. Many know the Pacific Northwest as an attractive tourist destination with beautiful scenery, friendly people, and a host of cultural and recreational opportunities. These elements, and others, make Washington an excellent place to live.
Equity, Inclusion and Diversity
In our local communities and across the nation, Kaiser Permanente sets the standard for respectful care. With multicultural staff, equity, inclusion and diversity councils, medical interpretation resources, outreach efforts, educational programs and more, Kaiser Permanente puts people first in our medical centers and beyond.
As part of Kaiser Permanente, Washington Permanente Medical Group (WPMG) seeks to create equity in our communities, eliminate health disparities, and always put patients—the heart of everything we do—first.
Following the guidelines in our National Diversity Agenda, every member of our team strives to:
Provide culturally responsive and appropriate medical care to improve the health and satisfaction of all people in our increasingly diverse membership
Recruit and retain clinicians and staff that enhance our workforce
Grow our membership by providing exceptional service and clinical care to all communities in our region
Creating a diverse workforce, an inclusive environment, and equitable opportunity for employment, growth, and advancement are deeply linked to our mission, our business, and our economic future. WPMG continues to add programs that build and maintain a workplace where we engage with our members, communities, and each other—with dignity, respect, and cultural understanding.
Equal Employment Opportunity
As part of our commitment to our employees and the members and patients we serve, we integrate diversity into all aspects of our operations. Maintaining a workforce with industry-leading levels of diversity through deliberate planning, development, and outreach is critical to fulfilling our mission, sustaining our business objectives, and providing the best level of care to our members and patients. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.
The idea candidate will:
Have board certification in primary care specialty and certificate of added qualification in sports medicine
Have successfully completed US Primary Care Residency and Sports Medicine Fellowship programs
Be proficient or willing to train in ultrasound guided procedures and imaging
Be independent and able to maintain a solo clinical practice as a member of the larger Primary Care Sports Medicine Team
Coordinate and collaborate with primary care providers and musculoskeletal specialists in an integrated multispecialty organization
Get involved in local and regional sports medicine community endeavors
Circuit ride to other Kaiser Permanente locations if needed to support the sports medicine team
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: ASEM, OMC, 1.0
About Kaiser Permanente - Washington Permanente Medical Group
Washington Permanente Medical Group is among the largest and most honored multi-specialty group practices in the Pacific Northwest. We are more than 1100 physicians, PAs, midwives, mental health specialists, osteopaths and optometrists focused on prevention, evidence-based practices, and patient-centered care.
Washington Permanente Medical Group has over 550 specialists practicing in 26 specialties, including oncology, neurology, orthopedics, emergency medicine, cardiology, pediatrics and women’s health—to name a few. We’re an innovative engine that brings together the best of data, technology, and people to improve outcomes for individuals and communities.