| Confluence Health (CH) is seeking a second fellowship-trained Therapeutic Endoscopist (TE) to share a busy and growing interventional practice with our current, experienced TE. |
About Our Practice
•CH provides a full range of therapeutic GI procedures to include routine and complex ERCP, diagnostic and therapeutic EUS, treatment of Barrett’s esophagus and early esophageal cancer and enteral stenting.
•You will be supported by experienced and well-trained surgeons and interventional radiologists who also offer a full array of services.
•We are associated with the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and conduct a weekly comprehensive tumor board.
•General GI call will be 1:8. ERCP call will be 1:5. Elective ERCP and all other advanced procedures will be shared by you and our current TE.
•Our group is comprised of 7 gastroenterologists in Wenatchee who trained at excellent programs such as the University of Michigan, Wisconsin, Mass General, the University of Chicago and Walter Reed Medical Center. •We also have a full time gastroenterology partner in near-by Moses Lake and primary care physicians throughout north central Washington who refer therapeutic procedures to us.
•We cover one hospital on call and have excellent hospitalists and nocturnalists who admit all gastroenterology patients.
•University of Washington student and resident teaching opportunities are available.
•Participation in clinical research is optional.
About Confluence Health
•Confluence Health is an integrated healthcare delivery system with more than 40 medical specialties, over 270 physicians and 150 advanced practice clinicians who work together under one system to deliver high-quality, safe, compassionate, and cost-effective care to our patients.
•Staying on the leading edge of healthcare innovation is important, so we invest in technology-to provide better care for our patients and allow our providers to operate at the highest level.
•Confluence Health is dedicated to patient safety and quality improvement. We were recently rated in the top 2% of hospitals nationwide by Safecare. We were one of only two hospitals in Washington State to meet this level of distinction. We also received Leapfrog “A” Grade for safety in 2016 and 2017. A full list of our awards and recognitions is available upon request.
•As a physician at Confluence Health, you will have the opportunity to become a partner with the Wenatchee Valley Medical Group, an independent, physician owned and governed group that was formed in 1941.
•In addition to competitive wages, generous insurance programs and retirement contributions, we offer a comprehensive benefits package, relocation assistance, annual allowances for continuing education, professional liability insurance including tail coverage and generous time off allowances.
•Wenatchee is a picturesque, active and thriving town located at the confluence of the Wenatchee and Columbia Rivers. Located on the eastern slopes of the Cascade Mountains, Wenatchee is on the dry side of Washington State, which affords us over 225 days of sunshine, breathtaking landscapes, four distinct seasons and moderate winters.
•Having lakes, rivers, and mountains literally in our backyards, allows us easy access to cycling, mountain biking, rafting, rock climbing, hiking, fishing, golfing, kayaking, downhill, cross country and water skiing, and so much more.
•Short commute times, low cost of living, a family friendly environment with safe communities and good schools alleviate outside stressors and provide better balance between work and home.
•Wenatchee is the “Apple Capital of the World” with acres and acres of orchards and vineyards offering wonderfully fresh produce and award winning local wines.
•Wenatchee also has an active music and art culture with top-notch live music, plays, orchestra, mariachi and the world famous Gorge amphitheater is just down the road.
•For more information about Wenatchee, check out We are Wenatchee https://vimeo.com/88411706 .
•For more information about Confluence Health, visit our website at http://www.confluencehealth.org , call Debbie at 509-664-4868 ext.5516 or submit your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org .