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MultiCare | Physician - Bariatrician

You Belong Here.

At MultiCare, we strive to offer a true sense of belonging for all our employees. Across our health care network, you will find a dynamic range of meaningful careers, opportunities for growth, safe workplaces, and flexible schedules. We are connected by our mission - partnering and healing for a healthy future - and dedicated to the health and well-being of the communities we serve.

Job Summary

MultiCare Health System is seeking a BC/BE Medical Weight Loss Physician to join our well-established, thriving and comprehensive practice. Providers at MultiCare are recognized as being among the best in the Northwest Region. Here, 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.

  • Bariatrician will partner with a busy and established surgical weight loss team
  • Enjoy a Monday - Friday schedule, 8am - 5pm with no evenings, weekends or call
  • 100% clinic position - no inpatient
  • Must be board certified or board eligible with the American Board of Obesity Medicine

FTE: 1.0, Shift: Day, Schedule: Monday - Friday

Salary Range - Min: $259,016.00 - Max: $287,795.00
Plus Productivity

Requirements
  • Completion of a US Residency
  • Board certified/eligible at time of employment
  • Licensed in the state of WA by the time of employment
  • DEA, NPI & prescriptive authority
  • Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart Association
Our Values

As a MultiCare employee, we'll rely on you to reflect our core values of Respect, Integrity, Stewardship, Excellence, Collaboration, Kindness and Joy. Our values serve as our guiding principles and impact every aspect of our organization, including how we provide patient care and what we expect from each other.

Why MultiCare?
  • Belonging: We work to create a true sense of belonging for all our caregivers
  • Mission-driven: We are dedicated to our mission of partnering for healing and a healthy future and the patients and communities we serve
  • Market leadership: Washington state's largest community-based, locally governed health system
  • Employee-centric: Named Forbes “America’s Best Employers by State” in 2023
  • Technology: "Most Wired" health care system 15 years in a row
  • Leading research: MultiCare Institute for Research & Innovation, 40 years of ground-breaking, clinical and health services research in our communities
  • Lifestyle: Live and work in the Pacific Northwest - offering breathtaking water, mountains and forest at every turn.
Pay and Benefit Expectations

We provide a comprehensive benefits package, including competitive salary, medical, dental and retirement benefits and paid time off. As required by various pay transparency laws, we share a competitive range of compensation for candidates hired into each position. The pay scale is $259,016.00 - $287,795.00 USD. However, pay is influenced by factors specific to applicants, including but not limited to: skill set, level of experience, and certification(s) and/or education. If this position is associated with a union contract, pay will be reflective of the appropriate step on the pay scale to which the applicant’s years of experience align.

Associated benefit information can be viewed here.

If you are interested in applying for this position, contact Sheree Keen:
sheree.keen@multicare.org

Posted on: June 24, 2024

St. Luke's University Health Network

Job Description

St. Luke’s University Health Network, the region’s largest, most established health system, a major teaching hospital, and one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals is seeking a full-time Obesity Medicine Specialist to join a busy multidisciplinary, MBSAQIP Comprehensive Center and Medical Weight Management Program at our Stroudsburg, PA Office. Candidates with previous Obesity Medicine experience is preferred. We currently have offices in Allentown, Bethlehem Stroudsburg, Palmerton, and Tamaqua PA and in Phillipsburg, NJ, which include Medical Weight Management and Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Weight Management.

This position represents an exciting opportunity for the right physician to work with our current obesity medicine specialists and multi-disciplinary team to champion the outreach and education efforts focused on the medical prevention and treatment of obesity. We currently have two employed obesity medicine specialists and a dedicated support team that consists of APs, registered dieticians, and behavioral health specialists.

In joining St. Luke’s University Health Network you’ll enjoy:

  • Team-based care with well-educated, dedicated support staff
  • A culture in which innovation is highly valued
  • Work/life balance and flexibility
  • Exceptional compensation package, starting bonus, and relocation reimbursement
  • Rich benefits package, including malpractice, health and dental insurance, and generous CME allowance
  • Generous loan forgiveness program – up to $100,000
  • Teaching, research, quality improvement and strategic development opportunities
Qualifications

The ideal candidate should be Board Certified in Obesity Medicine. Candidates with Obesity Medicine fellowship are preferred. This candidate should have strong leadership and process development skills.

*Unfortunately, we cannot sponsor visas.

If you are interested in learning more about these opportunities, please send your CV to:

Christine Figler 
Physician Recruiter
St. Luke’s University Health Network
Christine.Figler@sluhn.org

Posted on: June 16, 2024

OBESITY MEDICINE PHYSICIANS

Full-time and part-time opportunities throughout Southern California

While every physician at the Southern California Permanente Medical Group (SCPMG) has their own personal and professional ambitions, they all share a common vision: to transform the practice of medicine. Every day, they work hand in hand—with each other and their patients—to achieve outcomes that elevate the level of care across our organization and, ultimately, our nation.

Highlights:

  • Full-scope obesity medicine, including bariatric medicine, preventive care, and patient education
  • Integrated team of doctors, APPs, dietitians, educators, LCSWs, exercise physiologists, and more
  • 1/2 day paid education time per week (if full-time)
  • Flexible schedule, no weekend or after-hour duties
  • Manageable patient load
  • Collaborative and supporting culture
  • AI technology support for clinical documentation
  • Grow professionally with ongoing learning opportunities and support for your goals.
  • Be part of an inclusive environment that celebrates diversity and ensures all voices are heard and valued
  • Requirements: BC/BE in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, or Preventative Medicine and BC/BE in Obesity Medicine

SCPMG is an organization with strong values, which provides our physicians with the resources and support systems to ensure they can focus on practicing medicine, connecting with one another, and providing the best possible care to their patients. In Southern California, you'll enjoy amazing recreational activities, spectacular natural sceneries, and an exceptional climate.

SCPMG is proud to offer its physicians:

  • An organization that has served the 4.9 million Kaiser Permanente members throughout Southern California for more than 70 years
  • A physician-led, physician-owned, and physician-operated practice that equally emphasizes professional autonomy and cross-specialty collaboration
  • Comprehensive administrative support
  • An environment that promotes excellent service to patients
  • A fully implemented electronic medical record system
  • An excellent salary, comprehensive benefits, and partnership eligibility after 3 years
  • PSLF eligible


We also have Per Diem Opportunities throughout Southern California. Per diem openings are non-benefited with a flexible schedule, hourly pay, malpractice insurance and tail coverage provided. These openings require candidates to have an active CA Medical License, and paid DEA Certificate.

We invite you to make a difference in the communities we serve.

For consideration or to apply, please visit our website at: https://southerncalifornia.permanente.org/jobs/type/obesity-medicine

For questions or additional information, please contact Jolanta “Yola” Buschini at Jolanta.U.Buschini@kp.org or call/text (626) 460-9729.

Salary range for full-time/part-time openings is $281,775.00 - $382,887.00. Per Diem hourly rates are up to $139.90/hour. See job posting on website for more information.

Posted on: May 22, 2024

Meet knownwell, weight-inclusive healthcare for all. Join a dynamic company that is changing the way care is delivered for patients with obesity. knownwell is a weight-inclusive healthcare company offering metabolic health services, primary care, nutrition counseling and behavioral health services for anyone of any size. Our hybrid model allows for both in-clinic and virtual care to bring support to patients where and when they need it. To learn more about our recent Series A funding, led by Andreessen Horowitz, please check out this article.

As a primary care physician at knownwell, you will work alongside a team of committed physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, registered nurses, dietitians, and behavioral health clinicians to provide comprehensive medical care, with a specific focus on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of obesity-related conditions as appropriate. This position offers an opportunity to make a significant impact on the lives of patients by helping them achieve sustainable weight management – should that also be a goal of the patient’s – and improve their overall health.

Position: Hybrid, on-site and remote.

Location: Needham, MA 02492

Schedule: Monday- Friday with flexible scheduling, 32 patient contact hours minimum.

EMR: Athena

On-Call: Rotation with initial triage performed by nurses.

Requirements:

  • You have a medical degree (MD or DO) from an accredited medical school.
  • You have an unrestricted Massachusetts license or willingness to obtain.
  • You are board certified/board eligible in family medicine or internal medicine and pediatrics.
  • You have an ABOM board certification or willingness to obtain. Fellowship preferred.
  • You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • You’re dedicated to staying current with the latest developments in obesity medicine and primary care.
  • You believe in inclusive, compassionate care.
  • You believe in shared decision making with a patient. You honor the goals a patient has for their health, and you partner with them to help them achieve those goals.
  • You have high emotional intelligence and know how to make a patient feel at ease – without judgment and without shame.
  • You’re willing and excited to try new technologies that are both patient and provider oriented.
  • You are excited to work with a collaborative team of physicians, APP’s, health coaches, and other staff.
  • We are unable to sponsor visas currently, so you are authorized to work in the United States.

Responsibilities:

  • Practice exceptional medicine within knownwell
    • Sees adults for primary care, often with a focus on metabolic health. Sees pediatric patients only for metabolic health.
    • Embodies the knownwell mission and values of patient inclusivity in how you deliver care.
    • Coordinates with the broader care team to ensure the patient has the support they need .
    • Documents as necessary to ensure accurate billing.
    • Communicates with patients in a timely matter through our portal for questions, including with the assistance of a nurse practitioner.
    • Provides feedback on technology.
  • Ensure patients feel known well
  • Ensure panel is open to any individual, regardless of their current health status and comorbidities.
  • Listen to the aspirations of the patient and ensure care is tailored to the patient’s unique health journey.
  • Provide an environment in which patients feel comfortable and free from judgment.
  • Offer exceptional encouragement as patients reach their goals.
  • Coordinate across the collaborative care team
    • Escalate any clinical concerns to Chief Medical Officer.
    • Raise ideas and feedback about technology to leadership team.
    • Provide clinical guidance to medical assistants if necessary.
    • Collaborate with NPs/PAs to ensure follow-up is as appropriate.
  • Stay current with licensure and appropriate re-certifications.

We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, and the opportunity to be part of a purpose-driven organization that is dedicated to making a positive impact on the lives of patients. If you are an ambitious and experienced design leader who is passionate about transforming healthcare and creating meaningful change, we invite you to apply and join our dynamic team. Interested in joining us? Please send us a note at hiring@knownwell.health

knownwell, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Posted on: February 13, 2024

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