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Orthopedic Surgeon – Jefferson Healthcare in Port Townsend, WA

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Jefferson Healthcare is hiring an Orthopedic Surgeon! Jefferson offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits.

Jefferson Healthcare has been caring for the people of Jefferson County, Washington for more than 125 years, and we understand the unique healthcare needs of our region.  Delivering excellent, personalized care right here at home drives everything we do.  We’ve recruited and retained a wide range of talented providers.  We’ve elevated the quality of our care through nursing and service line excellence programs.  In addition we have invested in advanced technology and facilities.

We are currently recruiting for a full time employed Orthopedic Surgeon to join the top rated team at Jefferson Healthcare.  The Orthopedic Clinic is located on the 2nd floor of the hospital, providing outpatient evaluation services and elective surgeries such as rotator cuff repairs, arthroscopic meniscectomies, total knee and hip replacements and other minor procedures such as carpal tunnel and trigger finger releases. Orthopedic surgeries are performed in the hospital’s surgery department.

Education:

Board certified/ board eligible Orthopedic Surgeon

Qualifications/Skills:

Team focus and Patient Safety

Orthopedic trauma and elective surgery experience

About Jefferson Healthcare:

Jefferson Healthcare (Jefferson County Public Hospital District No. 2) is the primary healthcare provider for the more than 29,000 residents of eastern Jefferson County on the Olympic Peninsula.  Jefferson Healthcare is the only ISO 9001 certified health care facility on the northern Olympic Peninsula, and is a 25-bed critical access hospital providing a comprehensive array of services, including top rated surgical services, full service Orthopedic Clinic, Acute and Emergency care, Oncology and infusion services, advanced diagnostic imaging, Baby Friendly Family Birth Center, Sleep Medicine services, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy, Coumadin Clinic and more.  In addition, Jefferson Healthcare operates eight primary care clinics including clinics in Port Ludlow and in Quilcene as well as a nationally recognized top Home Health and Hospice agency.   Jefferson Healthcare ensures that no person shall be discriminated against on the basis of age, race, color, creed, ethnicity, religion, national origin, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state, or local law.  For more information, visit www.jeffersonhealthcare.org

About Port Townsend:

Jefferson Healthcare is located in the beautiful seaport town of Port Townsend, a vibrant arts and maritime community.  Port Townsend has been named one of the “Top 10 Coolest Small Towns in America” by Budget Travel, FOX News, NCB News, and Yahoo Travel.  Port Townsend is gaining a national reputation for its authentic charm as a Victorian Seaport and its maritime heritage.  Located close to a number of national, state and local parks, beaches and trails for outdoor recreation.  The area is host to a variety of festivals, fairs, music, art events, live theater, one of the Washington State’s best Farmers Markets, and some great restaurants and bistros.   Port Townsend is located on the northeast tip of the Olympic Peninsula, near Olympic National Park, and is a destination community.   There is a wide array of housing options in the area from historic Victorian homes to modern condos and waterfront apartments.

 

For more information, please submit a letter of interest and CV via email to Kirsten Golden, Director, Physician Recruiter

 kgolden@jgh.org

Please no agency solicitations