Family Medicine, Perm Position, Full Time, South Central Rural Alaska

#1244SG – World Class Fishing, Glaciers and Wildlife Galore! Family Medicine Physicians imagine yourself here!

WMS client is seeking a Family Medicine Physician for a full-time outpatient position in Southcentral Alaska. This position exists to provide Family Practice medical care to patients of this gorgeous community.

OVERVIEW:

  • Providers work 4 10-hour days (except during orientation phase), generally 7:30 am to 5:30 pm. 
  • Providers rotate Saturday clinic, so if this locum worked Saturday, they’d have a day off in the week, so Saturday would be their 4th day.
  • Patient volumes average 12-15 per day.  Clinic uses EClinical Works for EMR.  Staff mix includes MA's, RN and other providers.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide compassionate, professional medical care to patients.
  • Create comprehensive treatment plans.
  • Use EHR system to enter and maintain timely patient data, information, and notes.
  • Work collaboratively with other team members

COMPENSATION and BENEFITS

  • Salary starting at $240,000 and commensurate with experience.
  • Complete benefit package ~ retirement with employer match, malpractice, generous PTO
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Relocation allowance. 
  • Loan repayment programs

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Successful completion of an approved MD or DO Program
  • Must be Board Certified or Board Eligible
  • Maintain Active Physician License with State of Alaska
  • BLS, ACLS
  • DEA
  • Two (2) years of experience in a clinic setting preferred, but not required.
  • Experience with Pediatrics or OB/GYN preferred
  • Comfortable working with minimal support staff

This position is for someone looking to lay down roots in this beautiful town. The clinic is located within a great community which is in a well-established area of the Great State close to everything! The beautiful Kenai River runs through town which means world-class fishing, cross country ski trails, and hiking trails are also nearby. The winters are mild, and the summers are perfect, you couldn’t ask for a better place to call home!

 

About Wilderness Medical Staffing:

At Wilderness Medical Staffing, we know you want a fulfilling career where you can practice meaningful medicine with less burnout. We believe that practicing medicine should be an adventure and understand what it feels like to be in your position because our company was founded by a provider like you over 11 years ago. We’re a purpose-driven locum tenens and permanent placement staffing company that actively staffs over 150 amazing rural and remote locations in the northwest United States and Alaska.

Apply here, learn more by visiting www.wildernessmedicalstaffing.com, or contact a recruiter today to inquire about our open and upcoming positions.

All inquiries are confidential.

Medical Director, Full Time, Permanent, SE Alaska Primary Care Clinic

2241SG POSITION OVERVIEW

The Medical Director shall be a fully licensed physician who supervises and participates in the delivery of primary care and emergency services for this facility.

This is a full-time position which reports directly to the facility director, and will require approximately 75% clinical and 25% administrative duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

LEADERSHIP

  • Maintains consistent interaction with the other department directors, providers, staff and community
  • Embraces the customer service standards set by the HEW/MIC (community governing boards)
  • Attends and participates in clinical director meetings at the state level
  • Participates in community meetings if necessary as the medical representative of the facility

QUALITY

  • Maintains and enhances the highest standards of health care delivery to all patients 
  • Presents reports on health and quality improvement matters as required 
  • Participates in facility quality improvement process

OPERATIONS

  • Takes a leadership role in meetings of clinicians and staff
  • Oversees and coordinates provider staffing to insure appropriate coverage, and coordinates locum staffing
  • Maintains patient electronic health records as required by facility document policy
  • Assists with and provides consultation and coordination of care with other providers and staff (physician, mid-level, pharmacists, physical therapists, etc.)

CLINICAL

  • Part of primary care team to participate in chronic and urgent care management
  • Oversees and participates in delivery of all elements of emergency services
  • Participates in the on-call schedule
  • Certified and supervise delivery of MAT services

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Trained in primary care specialty, or other, as approved by the Director and Board
  • Current / active licensure in any US state
  • Licensed or license-eligible by the State of Alaska
  • Obtain and maintain an unrestricted license to practice in Alaska within 6 months of hire
  • Proven ability in clinical practice
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to follow projects through to completion
  • Ability to build consensus and work in a team setting
  • Strong conflict management, negotiation and persuasion skills, professional demeanor, attitude, and motivation
  • Applicant will be required to pass pre-employment drug screen and background check
  • Applicant will comply with community personnel policies

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum of two years clinical experience post residency
  • Board certified preferred in primary care specialty

This healthcare facility is located on an island in SE Alaska. Beautiful scenery, friendly staff and community, and close proximity to airport and amenities nearby make this a desirable site to experience an Alaskan adventure. This is a four provider site with support staff.

  • Base salary for this position is $325,000, plus additional dependent on experience.
  • Housing is provided.
  • Health, vision, dental insurance provided for employee and family
  • Tax deferred savings plan
  • Paid vacation and sick leave
  • Relocation costs provided
  • Annual paid week of CME
  • Loan repayment 

At Wilderness Medical Staffing, we specialize in staffing locum tenens medical professionals in remote and rural locations throughout Alaska, Montana, and Washington. We use our unique experience with rural medicine to bring excellent medical providers to these communities. We also offer permanent placement for candidates who are looking for a full time position.

For more information, please visit www.wildernessmedicalstaffing.com

Additional questions? Please contact [email protected]

We look forward to hearing from you!

Locum / Locum to Perm Physician needed for Primary Care in Southcentral Alaska

2003E- Locum Primary Care  Physician Position

We currently have a need for locum tenens Physician (MD/DO) for a facility located in Southcentral Alaska. This is an in-clinic, 40-hour-per-week position, Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM
 

DATES: 04/01/2022 to 06/30/2022

 

OVERVIEW:

  • Locum Tenens
  • Primary Care Clinic + Infirmary 
  • Monday – Friday 8AM-5PM
  • Patient Volume: 12 patients per day 

 

COMPENSATION DETAILS:

  • Pay: $155 per hour for every hour the physician is working in clinic
  • 1099 contractor position
  • Medical malpractice insurance provided
  • Housing and travel expenses included
  • Enjoy practicing meaningful medicine in deserving communities

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Any active state license is acceptable
  • BLS, ACLS
  • Active DEA Registration
  • Board Certified
  • Two (2) years of experience

 

 

About Us:

At Wilderness Medical Staffing, we know you want a fulfilling career where you can practice meaningful medicine with less burnout. We believe that practicing medicine should be an adventure and understand what it feels like to be in your position because our company was founded by a provider like you over 11 years ago. We’re a purpose-driven locum tenens and permanent placement staffing company that actively staffs over 150 amazing rural and remote locations in the northwest United States and Alaska.

Apply here, learn more by visiting www.wildernessmedicalstaffing.com, or contact a recruiter today to inquire about our open and upcoming positions.

All inquiries are confidential.

Internal Medicine Locum Physician Needed for Primary Care Clinic in Rural Alaska

1963E – Locum Internal Medicine Physician Position

We currently have a need for locum tenens Physician (MD/DO) for a small, rural facility located in Southeast Alaska. This is an in-clinic, 40-hour-per-week position, Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM, No weekends & No call.

 

DATES: ASAP for 3 Month Contract

 

OVERVIEW:

  • Locum Tenens
  • Outpatient Clinic
  • Monday – Friday 8AM-5PM
  • Patient Volume: 8 Patients/day in clinic

 

COMPENSATION DETAILS:

  • Pay: $160 per hour for every hour the physician is working in clinic
  • 1099 contractor position
  • Medical malpractice insurance provided
  • Housing and travel expenses included
  • Enjoy practicing meaningful medicine in deserving communities

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Any active state license is acceptable
  • BLS, ACLS
  • Active DEA Registration
  • Board Certified
  • Two (2) years of experience

 

 

About Us:

At Wilderness Medical Staffing, we know you want a fulfilling career where you can practice meaningful medicine with less burnout. We believe that practicing medicine should be an adventure and understand what it feels like to be in your position because our company was founded by a provider like you over 11 years ago. We’re a purpose-driven locum tenens and permanent placement staffing company that actively staffs over 150 amazing rural and remote locations in the northwest United States and Alaska.

Apply here, learn more by visiting www.wildernessmedicalstaffing.com, or contact a recruiter today to inquire about our open and upcoming positions.

All inquiries are confidential.