Become a part of TeamHealth's rich history by joining our emergency department (ED) team as a full-time physician assistant or nurse practitioner at Good Shepherd Health Care System in Hermiston, Oregon. This is an excellent opportunity for a physician assistant or nurse practitioner who has at least two years of experience working in emergency medicine as an advanced practice clinician.
Good Shepherd is a 16-bed ED and has an annual volume of 19,000 patients. Good Shepherd is a Level III trauma center with 49 beds located in Eastern Oregon, seven miles south of the Columbia River, Lake Wallula, and the McNary Dam.
TeamHealth offers a great work-life balance that gives you quality time with family and time to enjoy the community and the outdoors.
You’re joining a team that promotes the development of your skills and fosters an environment of care. Learn and grow from the finest in emergency medicine through mentorship, education, and wellness support to enhance your career development.
It’s all about you at TeamHealth. You’ll join a network of thousands of clinicians nationwide promoting communication and collaboration, and you’re gaining confidence with dedicated support of risk management resources. You’re a part of community who is as dedicated to making the right decisions for patients as you are.
For 40 years, our history and national footprint in emergency medicine allows us to achieve the highest standards in care, informed by decades of evidence-based data. To that end, we’ve created robust risk management programs to help our clinicians feel confident in their work. We harness a nationwide collection of tools, clinical resources and collective knowledge for our emergency medicine clinicians who provide the best for their patients.
- Competitive compensation
- Flexible schedule
- Professional liability insurance with tail coverage
- Advanced practice clinician coverage
- Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through the TeamHealth Institute
- Intangible benefits like the mentorship and support of a national network of world-class Emergency Medicine experts
- Stability of a respected industry leader
- Career growth opportunities
- Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program and referral program
Good Shepherd Health Care System
Opened in 1954, Good Shepard Health Care System offers medical services such as general surgery, cardiovascular, critical care, OB/Gyn, and sleep therapy with the latest in state of the art equipment. This facility offers a Level 3 Emergency Room that is open 24 hours a day. Good Shepherd has over active 40 physicians on staff. In 2011, this medical center was ranked Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals in the nation. The National Rural Healthcare Association named Good Shepherd to its 2011 Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals in America list, based on over 50 measures including patient satisfaction and clinical outcomes. Good Shepherd was also named to The Oregonian’s “Top Workplaces in Oregon and Southwestern Washington”.
This is the largest city in Eastern Oregon and sits near the Columbia River and Lake Wallula. Hermiston is widely known for its watermelon production. There are lots of recreational activities such as fishing in the area, and outdoor attractions that include forest paths of Lewis and Clark. Museums, art galleries, and shopping outlets are just a few more of things to enjoy with you and your family.