Here's a job in Alaska that will repay your student loans or provide a significant retention plan!
We understand the burden of your student loans. Here's your chance to practice in Alaska and eliminate your student debt or recieve significant income earnings. Whether you are fresh out of residency or an experienced physician, this job is the perfect blend of work/life balance, practice variety, and rural medicine. Most importantly, feel appreciated and make a difference in our community. Are you ready for a true Alaska experience?
The Prince of Wales (POW) island is the 3rd largest island in the United States, hosting 12 communities (including Craig) which are surrounded by the Tongass National Forest, Native Islands, and State lands. The island is 140 miles long, 45 miles wide, with an area of 2,577 square miles. You can only access POW by float plane or Ferry.
Check out these links of Craig and Prince of Wales!
The outdoor playground is in your backyard, most of it untouched and unexplored
With a 990 mile coastline, there are endless bays, coves, saltwater straits and protected islands to see
Some of Alaska's best fishing is on Prince of Wales island. Here you can target all 5 species of Pacific Ocean Salmon, halibut, rockfish and much more
POW of is world class hunting destination! Known for trophy Sitka black-tailed deer, large black bear, and outstanding waterfowl opportunities
The Craig Aquatic Center and Craig City Gym offer activities nearly every day of the week!
Love to garden? The Craig Community Garden is a place where local Master Gardner's work together to provide for the community
Practice & Compensation Highlights
The group includes 1 Physician, 1 Nurse Practitioner, Care Coordinators, and other medical support staff
Ideal practice for rural medicine and community education
Volunteer opportunities to serve on medical mission trips to El Salvador
Compensation plan that will eliminate student loan debt
Premier salary with significant sign on and retention bonuses
Candidates needing J1/H1-B Visa sponsorship are encouraged to apply!
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PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, 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 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship – the spirit of health.
To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Craig, AK community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage www.peacehealth.org/careers.
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: Craig, AK, Prince of Wales Clinic (318) Job Category: Physician - Primary Care Shift:Day FTE: 1.0 Work Type:Full Time
Posting Notes: Craig, AK || Physician - Primary Care || Full Time || FAMILY PRACTICE SVCS
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Washington, 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 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout th...e Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship. This is The Spirit of Healing—The Spirit of PeaceHealth. PeaceHealth is an EEO/AA Employer.