Physician-Medical Weight Loss

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Covington, WA

MultiCare Medical Associates


Medical Weight Loss

Employment Type:
Full-Time Regular

Physicians affiliated with MultiCare are recognized as being among the best healthcare providers in the Northwest Region with an expansive primary care clinical network as well as both adult and pediatric specialists providing easy access for patient consultations right here in the community. Here, you will find everything you need to excel in your job including outstanding facilities, comprehensive resources and talented teammates who share our mission of "partnering for healing and a healthy future." MultiCare has been recognized for over a decade as one of the "most wired" health systems in America. Our Epic, EMR is available for both inpatient and outpatient providers to keep our staff better connected.

MultiCare Center for Weight Loss & Wellness

• Nationally accredited as a Comprehensive Center, under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP®)
• Effective, evidence-based weight loss and wellness programs and procedures in a compassionate and supportive environment
• Surgical and non-surgical weight loss options
• Medical supervision through all stages of patient care
• Dedicated, one-on-one support from our expert staff
• Weight-loss plans tailored to fit patient-specific needs and health goals using a lifestyle approach

The Opportunity:

• Full-time physician to join our expanding Medical Weight Loss program in Covington, WA
• Collaborate with four established Obesity Medicine physicians, five dietitians, three behavioral therapists
• Collaborate with our Bariatric Surgery Department
• Regular work schedule is Monday – Friday from 8am – 5pm; no evenings, weekends or after hours call responsibility
• Serve patients in our Covington and Tacoma clinics (additional clinics in Puyallup, Olympia, and Gig Harbor)
• Be a part of an evolving specialty where your input is valued and considered during program development and innovation
• Build a practice in an up-and-coming field where you significantly impact patient quality of life while working with a team to address all aspects of the ‘dilemma’ of obesity
• Competitive salary, full array of benefits and the beauty of Pacific Northwest living

Experience Profile:

• Board Certified in Obesity Medicine prior to, or within two years of, employment at MultiCare Center for Weight Loss & Wellness
• Licensed in the state of WA as a physician by the time of employment
• DEA, NPI & prescriptive authority
• Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart Association

About us:

MultiCare Health System is a not-for-profit health care organization committed to our mission of “partnering for healing and a healthy future”. Our 18,000 team members (employees, providers and volunteers) are united by MultiCare’s values of respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence, collaboration and kindness.
Our roots date back more than a century to the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital. Since then, we’ve grown to become Washington State’s largest community-based, locally governed health care system with numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Immediate Clinic, MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care, Pulse Heart Institute and MultiCare Rockwood Clinic. Our system of care also includes eight hospitals:

• Allenmore Hospital (Tacoma)
• Auburn Medical Center (Auburn)
• Covington Medical Center (Covington)
• Deaconess Hospital (Spokane)
• Good Samaritan Hospital (Puyallup)
• Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital (Tacoma)
• Tacoma General Hospital (Tacoma)
• Valley Hospital (Spokane)

MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.

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"Good benefits. Good pay. Good learning opportunities."
- Former Employee
in Tacoma, WA

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