Physician - Family Medicine, Employed Internal Locums

Internal Locums Family Medicine Physician in scenic NW Washington (16 shifts/month and full-time benefits)

Req ID: 69647 


PeaceHealth offers a unique opportunity that allows you to work in a variety of primary care clinics.


Our current Flex Pool physicians chose this opportunity for its:


  • Dynamic work environments
  • Great work-life balance
  • Flexible practice model - 16 shifts/month is full-time
  • Friendly communities
  • Breathtaking landscapes
  • Vibrant arts culture, fine cuisine, world-class breweries and wineries
  • Renowned outdoor recreational activities.
  • Experience a taste of the Northwest lifestyle!



Our Flex Pool Providers cover for other providers in the case of vacation, maternity leave, illness, or where a position vacancy may exist. This is similar to an in-house locums position, however you’ll have the security of full time employment, benefits, and salary.  Providers would have the opportunity to move into a permanent position if desired.


Clinic settings include urgent care, same-day clinics, and traditional primary care clinics. The expectation is 16 shifts per month with 32 patient contact hours per week. A few of our clinic locations: San Juan Islands, Bellingham, Sedro-Woolley, Longview and Vancouver in Washington; Eugene, Springfield, Florence, and Cottage Grove in Oregon; Ketchikan and Craig in Alaska.  Position is Network-based so physician can become intimately familiar with 4-6 practice locations.


Benefits of our positions:


  • Integrated physician-led medical group
  • Medical home model with care teams and EPIC health records
  • Competitive compensation plus signing bonus
  • CME reimbursement & Relocation assistance
  • Fully paid malpractice insurance
  • Educational Loan Reimbursement Program up to $100k for eligible providers
  • Two excellent health coverage options
  • Exceptional retirement plans plus optional supplemental plan for providers
  • Employee Wellness Program with FitBit allowance and up to $400 in incentives for healthy lifestyles
  • And, Washington does not have state income tax

Come grow with our Flex Pool Team!



If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Kim Dianich. 

Phone: 360.729.1409

Email: [email protected]


About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of the founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.


To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Bellingham community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage


Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video, and visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn!


PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.


The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.


Location: Bellingham, Shared Services Center (802)
Job Category:  Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician 
Shift:  Variable
FTE:  1.0 
Work Type:  Full Time


Posting Notes: Bellingham || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician ||Physicians || Full Time || HUMAN RESOURCES


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