St. Charles Medical Group, located in beautiful Bend, OR, is actively recruiting a board certified Intensivist to join our team of critical care and pulm/critical care physicians. This individual will work alongside St. Charles employed providers, as well as community partners, to cover the St. Charles Bend intensive care unit.
Critical Care physician works under general supervision of the ICU Medical Director and the Clinical Division Director. There is no direct supervision. Physician exercises independent judgement in selection and performance of critical care evaluations for patients. Physician works in accordance with methods and practices of the medical profession and established administrative policies as an expert in the field of critical care medicine. The quality of the professional work is evaluated using quality management, performance improvement, and patient safety principles, policies, and regulations as mandated by the Joint Commission and St Charles Health System.
Intensivist will cover approximately 156 shifts per year day or night. The number of day vs night shifts the physician will cover the ICU is at the discretion of the ICU Director. Equitable effort will be made with all physicians to share day and night shifts. Night call is a condition of employment for this position. Intensivist will take first call for pulmonary consultations. Backup Pulmonary physician will be scheduled at the same time if further consultation is needed. Night call is from 6pm – 7am when physician is scheduled in the ICU.
St. Charles Bend operates an 18-bed multi-disciplinary care unit as part of level II trauma hospital with 24/7 trauma coverage and full-time neurosurgical and cardiac surgical coverage. The prospective candidate should be comfortable providing care for these patients. We are expanding our ICU to 24 beds as part of a new clinical tower tentatively scheduled for completion in April 2019. The Bend ICU is staffed 24/7 with a board-certified critical care physician from St Charles Medical Group and Bend Memorial Clinic. Every patient in the ICU has a physician in charge of his or her care, and highly specialized physicians consult on a patient's condition. St Charles Health System follows Lean Principles to improve and sustain quality care.
2 years of Critical Care experience
Well known as the outdoor enthusiast’s paradise, Bend, Oregon offers a landscape of snow-capped Cascade Mountains adorning the high desert skyline. Warm and inviting 300+ days of sunshine annually, coupled with a rich culture of adventure, make Central Oregon a top destination community. Whether your favorite activity is whitewater rafting, skiing, biking, running, rock climbing or fly fishing, we have it all. Along with the numerous outdoor options, Central Oregon is also commonly known for its amazing restaurants, seasonal festivals, farmers markets, boutique shopping and outdoor music scene.
St. Charles Medical Group is a comprehensive network of more than 250 providers covering a complete range of primary care as well as more than 25 subspecialties. Our medical group has physician practices in three counties throughout Central Oregon providing our community comprehensive, convenient and compassionate health care. We cover a wide range of primary care medical services, including family practice, internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics and immediate care/urgent care. Specialty care, such as cardiology, general surgery, cancer care, and pulmonology are also provided.
St. Charles Health System is a private, nonprofit organization serving 32,000 square miles in Central and Eastern Oregon.
Internal Number: R1000782
About St. Charles Medical Group
With four hospitals and more than 250 employed medical providers, St. Charles Health System is the largest provider of medical care in Central Oregon. We take our role in our communities seriously and have pledged to work with our partners to achieve our vision: Creating America's healthiest community, together.
Our medical centers in Bend and Redmond are accredited by The Joint Commission. St. Charles Bend is Oregon's only Level II Trauma Center east of the Cascades. St. Charles Prineville and St. Charles Madras are critical access hospitals that are well regarded in their commitment to modern, progressive health care.
A private, nonprofit Oregon corporation, we're Central Oregon's largest employer with more than 3,400 caregivers in Bend, Madras, Redmond, Prineville and Sisters combined. More than 350 active medical staff members and approximately 200 visiting medical staff members also make it possible for St. Charles to deliver a wide range of excellent care in a compassionate, healing environment.