Join an established Ophthalmologist team at Mary Bridge Children's Hospital. This 1.0 FTE physician position is based in Tacoma, Washington, and includes work in the Children's Hospital along with satellite clinics a few times per month. 40 hour weeks where 32 are direct patient contact either at clinic or surgery. We are currently building new space for this clinic. We have a diverse population in Washington's Puget Sound Area.What we have to offer:
Strong referral network from area Pediatric & Family Medicine providers
A diverse mix of cases
Level II trauma center
Collaborative relationships with colleagues in other departments/specialties
Opportunity to assume research patient work in grant-funded position two days per week.
Opportunity to teach/mentor medical students and residents
State-of-the-art free-standing children's hospital to be built by 2024
A competitive salary, a full array of benefits, a healthy work/life balance, and a great location make this an ideal choice for the provider who is looking to experience the best of Northwest living: from big-city amenities to the pristine beauty and recreational opportunities of the great outdoors.Requirements:
Fellowship/Residency in Pediatric Ophthalmology
Board-certified/eligible Pediatric Ophthalmologist at time of employment
Licensed in the state of WA by the time of employment
DEA, NPI & prescriptive authority
Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart AssociationAbout Mary Bridge Children's Hospital:Mary Bridge Children's Hospital is the only pediatric hospital in Washington's South Sound Region dedicated to a comprehensive network of health services for children. Through our hospital and health network, we offer primary care, emergency services, inpatient care, and outpatient specialty clinics, all specializing in meeting the health needs of kids. We were awarded one of only 10 children's hospitals in the nation awarded 'Top Children's Hospital' status by The Leapfrog Group, an independent hospital rating organization.About MultiCare:MultiCare is a not-for-profit healthcare system with roots that go back well over 100 years, since the founding of Tacoma's first hospital. Today, we are the largest community-based, locally governed health system in the state of Washington with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. We are committed to our mission of "partnering for healing and a healthy future" and united by MultiCare's values of respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence, collaboration and kindness.
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. MultiCare has been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital and today is the largest community-based, locally governed system of health in the state of Washington, serving communities across Washington and Northern Idaho.
MultiCare’s comprehensive system of health includes numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network; MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care; Pulse Heart Institute; MultiCare Medical Associates, affiliated physicians; MultiCare Rockwood Clinic, the largest multispecialty clinic in the Inland Northwest region; and MultiCare Connected Care, our Accountable Care Organization.
Eleven hospitals complete the organization: Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Capital Medical Center, Covington Medical Center, Deaconess Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital — the Puget Sound region’s only children’s hospital and state-designated Level II Pediatric Trauma Center for Western Washingt...on — Navos Behavioral Health Hospital, Valley Hospital, Tacoma General Hospital — which is home to the South Puget Sound region’s only Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit — and Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital.
Our core values of Respect, Integrity, Stewardship, Excellence, Collaboration and Kindness, serve as our guiding principles and impact every aspect of our organization, including how we provide patient care and what we expect from each other.
MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.