Geriatric Medicine Nurse Practitioner Jobs in Portland, OR
Providence St. Joseph Health
December 20, 2017
Portland, OR, Oregon
Portland, Oregon -Seeking an excellent nurse practitioner with experience in Geriatric Medicine. Full-time position. Outpatient care only, in both clinic and residential settings. Schedule will be split between facilities in two Portland suburbs, Milwaukie and Gresham. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. In addition to Geriatric Medicine, clinicians with an interest or experience in Hospice or Palliative Medicine are welcome to apply. This is an outstanding opportunity to join Providence ElderPlace, an interdisciplinary practice model providing older adults and their families the comfort of a single, coordinated program of health care, housing, and social services. Enjoy a collegial practice environment and outstanding quality of life in the heart of the Pacific Northwest.
Portland has a metro population over two million, but maintains strong local neighborhoods and a close connection to nature. Consequently, the city consistently ranks high in national livability contests. The New York Times describes Portland as a bastion of good living and one of our national capitals of cool. With easy access to mountains and beaches, coupled with a nationally recognized food culture, Portland is a large little city with an outsized and unique cultural footprint.
Providence ElderPlace is the only PACE (Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly) model of care in Oregon. With eight conveniently located centers in the Portland area, Providence ElderPlace provides and coordinates all of the care services necessary for seniors to remain active in the community. Our exceptional employees maintain Providence's high standards of care while fostering independence for older adults.
Providence St. Joseph Health is a family of partner organizations including Providence Health & Services, St. Joseph Health, Facey Medical Foundation, Swedish, Pacific Medical Centers, Covenant Health and Kadlec. With 50 hospitals, more than 800 physician clinics, and a variety of health and educational services that include senior care and supportive housing, the health system and its partners em...ploy more than 100,000 caregivers (employees) serving communities across seven states: Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. PSJH’s family of organizations work together to meet the needs of its communities, especially the poor and vulnerable.