NWP Associate will work closely with experts in quality improvement and patient care. They will assist with a quality improvement project with mentoring and support from their dedicated preceptor and the NWP GME/UME (Graduate and Undergraduate Medical Education) team. Note: This position is a full-time non-benefited temporary position with a 3-5 month commitment.
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Northwest Permanente is a self-governed (physician-led), multi-specialty group of 1,500 physicians, surgeons, and clinicians, caring for 630,000 members in Oregon and Southwest Washington. Kaiser Permanente is one of the nation's pre-eminent health care systems, a benchmark for comprehensive, integrated, value-based, and high-quality care.
Major Responsibilities / Essential Functions
Provide project management support
Shadow in clinic 1-2 days per week with a longitudinal mentor
Meet regularly with a faculty mentor to discuss projects and learnings
Document and record project progress
Provide other technical and project support duties as assigned
OHSU medical student who has completed their required course work mid year - before graduation and starting residency
An OHSU medical student within 6 months of graduation who has completed their required course work
In good standing at OHSU and receiving residency when they begin work
Commitment to enter training programs in adult primary care (IM/FM/Med-Peds) or psychiatry
Equal opportunity employer
At Northwest Permanente, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation, and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Northwest Permanente believes that equity, inclusion, and diversity among our employees are critical to our success, and we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.
Physician Opportunities in Oregon & Southwest Washington. For more information please visit https://nwpermanente.com/jobs/About Us - Northwest Permanente is the Northwest’s largest physician-led, self-governed multispecialty group. We have opportunities available across the region in Portland, Salem, Oregon, and Longview, Washington. Northwest Permanente physicians practice medicine with a purpose that provides unparalleled opportunities for a meaningful and rewarding career in medicine.