Franciscan Digestive Care Associates is a premier, well respected group of physicians and Advanced Practice Clinicians (APCs) in the Pacific Northwest seeking a Gastroenterologist to join our team as part of the Franciscan Health System and the Rainier Health Accountable Care Organization. We pride ourselves in practicing high quality, evidence based, and patient centered medicine. We have a strong culture of collegiality and team approach to decision making. We have also created a unique, efficient and highly desirable physician work model. In our ongoing effort to expand our exceptional care to regions in the South Puget Sound, we are looking for a well-trained, collegial, caring physician who is motivated to provide the best possible patient care to join our highly acclaimed group.
*Highly efficient GI ASC’s *Minimal call requirements *A mix of inpatient and outpatient work *Competitive compensation with initial guaranteed salary and potential for production based income *Exceptional benefit package
Required License/Certification: *Washington State medical license (or ability to obtain) *Board Certified (or eligible) in Gastroenterology About Franciscan Health System
The Franciscan Health System, based in the Pacific Northwest, includes eight full-service hospitals serving the Puget Sound region. CHI Franciscan is a faith-based, non-profit organization and is affiliated with Catholic Health Initiative (CHI). CHI’s Core Values – Reverence, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence serve as our guiding principles.
Franciscan Medical Group is home to over 700 physicians and professional providers representing a network of primary care and specialties. We are also part of the region’s premier Rainier Health Accountable Care Organization.
Community Information Our practice is located just south of Seattle in the South Puget Sound region. It offers all the advantages of a major metropolitan area with easy access to outdoor activities including skiing, beaches, hiking and boating. Clear views of Mount Rainier and the beautiful waters of the Puget Sound offer a dramatic backdrop for life in the Pacific Northwest.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: FMG TAC/LW
About CHI Franciscan Health
CHI Franciscan Health is a nonprofit 501-c 3 health
system based in Tacoma, Washington and is affiliated
with Catholic Health Initiatives
• Started in 1891 by the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia
• One of the largest health systems in Washington state:
– 8 acute care hospitals
– More than 100 primary and specialty care clinics
– All connected through electronic medical records
• Our health system includes:
– More than 1,100 acute care beds
– A credentialed medical staff of more than 1,500
including more than 550 employed physicians
providing specialties in cardiovascular care, cancer
care, orthopedics and sports medicine, neurosciences
and women’s care
– In-home and inpatient hospice and palliative services;
same-day surgery centers; dialysis centers; occupational
health and physical therapy clinics; and centers
for advanced medicine in women’s care and heart
and vascular services
– State of the art patient-centered pavilions, featuring
primary and specialty care, urgent care, imaging,
pharmacy and lab services
• CHI Franciscan’s mission focuses on creating healthier
communities, including caring for the poor and
• In 2015..., the organization provided $141 million in
community benefit, including $9.9 million in charity care