Obesity Medicine - Physician, Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

Multicare Health   •  

Tacoma, WA

Industry: Healthcare

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Not Specified years

Posted 50 days ago

At MultiCare Health System, we recognize advanced practice providers as an integral part of our medical community. You’ll find everything you need to excel in your job including outstanding facilities, comprehensive resources and talented teammates in partnering for healing and a healthy future.  MultiCare is a recognized leader in the use of advanced technology and Epic, our Electronic Health Record (EHR), keeps our staff better connected throughout the healthcare system.

MultiCare Center for Weight Loss & Wellness
•Nationally accredited as a Comprehensive Center, under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP®)
•Effective, evidence-based weight loss and wellness programs and procedures in a compassionate and supportive environment
•Surgical and non-surgical weight loss options
•Medical supervision through all stages of patient care
•Dedicated, one-on-one support from our expert staff
•Weight-loss plans tailored to fit patient-specific needs and health goals using a lifestyle approach

The Opportunity:
•Full-time physician or advanced practice provider to join our expanding Medical Weight Loss program
•Collaborate with two established Obesity Medicine physicians, five dietitians, two therapists and exercise specialists
•Regular work schedule is Monday – Friday from 8am – 5pm; no evenings, weekends or after hours call responsibility
•Serve patients in our Puyallup, Sumner and Tacoma clinics
•Be a part of an evolving specialty where your input is valued and considered during program development and innovation
•Build a practice in an up-and-coming field where you significantly impact patient quality of life while working with a team to address all aspects of the ‘dilemma’ of obesity
•Competitive salary, full array of benefits and the beauty of Pacific Northwest living

Experience Profile:
•Certified in Obesity Medicine prior to, or within two years of, employment at MultiCare Center for Weight Loss & Wellness
•Licensed in the state of WA as a physician, nurse practitioner or physician assistant by the time of employment
•DEA, NPI & prescriptive authority
•Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart Association

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