The Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) Department of Diagnostic Radiology is seeking a physician to join a dedicated group of General Radiologists outstanding patient care in a Community Division setting at Tuality Healthcare, an OHSU Partner, in Hillsboro, Oregon. This is a non-faculty, Clinical Associate position.
The Clinical Associate will primarily work as a generalist within the Community Division and will be expected to take their fair share of call, as assigned, with other faculty on nights, weekends, and holidays for the Community Division. These duties will essentially continue the daytime and out-of-hours coverage currently provided by the private practice group of radiologists at Tuality Hospital. OHSU is a teaching facility and while the Clinical Associate will not have direct responsibilities teaching medical students and residents in the clinical setting there may be occasional opportunities to give lectures during the course of the year and participate in resident conferences. Opportunities for medical student, resident, or fellow education may be future possibilities. There may be opportunities to collaborate with other department faculty on research projects that may be of interest, although such activities are not expected of Clinical Associates and are voluntary. Administrative and other duties may be assigned based on division and department needs and your areas of expertise and interest, while recognizing the clinical demands of working in the Community Division.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm