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Merritt, Hawkins & Associates


Full Time

Job Description & Requirements
Physician | Chair of Clinical Medicine and-or Chief of Internal Medicine in Washington
StartDate: ASAP

Premier Osteopathic Medical School in the Pacific North West seeks a new leader for the established Department of Clinical Medicine and Division of Internal Medicine.

This leadership opportunity provides a Monday through Friday schedule with no call and a liberal amount of time off during the winter break, spring break, and summer, in addition to two weeks off for continuing medical education.
Staying true to their mission of training new physicians to serve rural communities in the Pacific Northwest, they are in a very aggressive growth period during a very exciting time. This school of medicine has a state-of-the-art SIM teaching lab, a new osteopathic principles and practice laboratory, a spectacular new anatomy laboratory, and a committed faculty that has a passion for teaching with excellence. We seek qualified candidates at the rank of Associate Professor to Professor for the position of Chair of Clinical Medicine and/or Division Chief of Internal Medicine.
Highlights of the opportunities are:
  • Fully established Department of Clinical Medicine with dedicated faculty and related curriculum
  • Place your professional stamp on scholarly activities, research, and excellence in teaching
  • Smaller medical school with 560 full-time students, low stress, and collegial working atmosphere
  • Liberal time off for vacation, CME, and between teaching semesters
  • Mission is to train rural oriented primary care physicians for the Pacific Northwest
  • Potential to virtually write your own job description based upon your unique skill set and professional experience
  • Overall fun environment working with people who genuinely enjoy teaching and living in an outdoors paradise

This community is rich in diversity, embracing an enticing mixture of breathtaking landscape, culture, and fresh opportunities that surround this sun-bronzed Valley. The downtown district is home to a burgeoning mecca of fine restaurants and eateries. Most are locally owned, using local produce to create authentic recipes. The Yakima Valley is also the second largest premium wine producer in the United States, with hundreds of wineries located throughout the Valley. Within an hour's drive in any direction awaits a myriad of recreational activities such as: skiing, snowboarding, rafting, mountain biking, rock climbing, fly-fishing, boating, camping, and hiking just to name a few. This is a place where home and living unite, breeding the true spirit of the Pacific Northwest into the University of Health Sciences that resides here.

Required Qualifications
Osteopathic trained
Internal Medicine and Sub Specialty
Academic leadership experience

Job Benefits

About the Company
Merritt Hawkins Associates, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nations leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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