Provide high-quality health care through direct assessment, diagnosis, and formulation/implementation of treatment plan for patients with common acute chronic illnesses and injuries (may include performing histories and physicals; ordering, interpreting, and following up on diagnostic studies.
Practice and role model excellence in the Family Practice domains of diagnosis, aligning treatment goals to patient values, definitive treatment, supportive care treatment, follow-up care, promote good health and prevent illness.
These robust resources allow for comprehensive care of the whole patient. Internal Medicine providers in this clinic are expected to see patients in clinic four days per week, with one weekday available for administrative time.
The physician is responsible for the patient throughout the course of the treatment, provides the physical examination, the diagnosis, and the health care plan, determines when the patient has recovered, and releases the patient.
The position will be based in our psychiatric consultation and liaison service; peaceHealth Southwest has a busy and highly-respected consultation service, providing consults to medical/surgical inpatients and to our ED.