Mercy Medical Center Clinton Physician Assistant - Ontario Family Practice - Full Time in Ontario, Oregon


ID112_54651 Ontario Medical Group

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Practice Summary – Family Medicine PA/NP

Specialty: Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner for Family Medicine

Practice Scope: Ambulatory clinic-based practice. Inpatients are covered by hospitalist service.

Affiliated Hospital: Saint Alphonsus Medical Center – Ontario

Location: Saint Alphonsus Medical Group, Ontario Health Plaza – Ontario, OR

Practice model: Employment

Status: Full Time (1.0 FTE)

Availability: 2017

Requirements: Board Certified or Board Eligible. Become licensed in Idaho and Oregon.

Work Schedule: Varies, Clinic is open 8am to 5pm M-F, 8a-3p Sat and Sun

Call: Rotation to answer patient phone calls. No required hospital call.

Practice Opportunity Highlights

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG) seeks a board-certified Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to practice in the Ontario Health Plaza.

Requirements include a strong medical background and a desire to develop a practice to support a growing multi-specialty medical group. In providing this support, you will obtain Idaho and Oregon medical licensure to maintain and strengthen the Health System's general internal program across all communities we serve.

We greatly value the input and leadership of our providers and encourage each provider to actively participate in department meetings and in matters of practice/service line development. The provider must demonstrate a commitment to a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care and work cooperatively with associates and other providers.

Saint Alphonsus Health System Values, Mission and Vision

Guided by our core values of respect, social justice, compassion, care of the poor and underserved and excellence, we at Saint Alphonsus Health System serve together, in the spirit of the Gospel, to heal body, mind and spirit, to improve the health of our communities and to steward the resources entrusted to us.

Unified by our faith-based mission, Saint Alphonsus Health System will:

  • Provide healing and hope, close to home

  • Help our communities grow and thrive

  • Be a trusted partner for life

  • Deliver value in everything we do

Saint Alphonsus Health System Guiding Behaviors

Saint Alphonsus establishes and promotes the following guiding behaviors: we support each other in serving; we communicate openly, honestly, respectfully and directly; we are fully present; we are all accountable; we trust and assume goodness in intentions; and we are continuous learners. It is our cultural expectation that all providers will emulate these guiding behaviors and model them for all Saint Alphonsus associates.

As continuous learners, we encourage and promote ongoing continuing medical education (CME) activities for our providers and will financially support your CME endeavors. Further, as part of our shared vision to become a trusted health partner for life, we strive to continuously increase patient satisfaction and loyalty.

About Saint Alphonsus Medical Center - Ontario

Saint Alphonsus Medical Center – Ontario is a 49 bed medical center serving people in Ontario, Fruitland and surrounding communities. As a not-for-profit medical center, Saint Alphonsus reinvests profits back into the community and works to improve the health and well-being of those we serve by emphasizing care that is patient-centered, innovative and community based. Saint Alphonsus focuses on providing services in a spiritual, healing environment, and is renowned for its state-of-the-art digital environment and pioneering technologies and award-winning clinical services. Saint Alphonsus Medical Center – Ontario is part of Saint Alphonsus Health System, a four-hospital, 714-bed integrated healthcare system serving the full range of the health and wellness needs of the people in southwestern Idaho, eastern Oregon and northern Nevada. Saint Alphonsus Health System is a member of Trinity Health.

Community Highlights

Located across from each other on the Snake River, where it forms the Idaho-Oregon border, Ontario, Oregon and Fruitland, Idaho serve as the retail, service, and medical center for 70,000 people within a 20-mile radius. Interstate 84 and Oregon Highways 20/26, 30, and 201 all pass through Ontario. U.S. Highway 95 connects Fruitland to recreation areas in Northern and Southern Idaho.

Ontario/Fruitland is one hour from Boise, Idaho. The Boise Airport (BOI) is the principal airport serving the region. It is a major commercial airport, where several major airlines provide daily flights to medium and large cities in all directions. A local general aviation airport offers charter service and other Fixed Base Operator services.

For information about Saint Alphonsus visit

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs more than 120,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 21 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Trinity Health offers rewarding careers in a community environment with all the advantages of working at one of the nation's largest health systems. We provide high-quality, people-centered care in 22 states through our network of hospitals, facilities, community-based services, and continuing care locations - including home care, hospice, Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), and senior living facilities. If you are looking for a rewarding clinical or administrative position, you'll find exceptional career possibilities, opportunities for advancement and a job with meaning at Trinity Health.

Trinity Health employs more than 131,000 colleagues across 22 states. We honor and embrace a diverse representation of people, ideas and backgrounds. Our dedication to diversity is evident in our commitment to training, education, recruitment, retention and development, as well as community partnerships and supplier diversity.

Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences and health practices of the communities we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive outcomes. We recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world, and that our differences not only serve to unite us, but also lead to innovative solutions.