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Physician Assistant - OB/GYN

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Job ID: 85386
Location: Vancouver, WA
Work Type: Full Time
Shift: Day
Shift Length: Variable
FTE: 1.00
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits

Job Description


PeaceHealth is seeking an experienced Advanced Practice Clinician to join the OB/GYN team. Looking for a clinician who enjoys inpatient work, assisting in surgeries as well as clinic work.

The selected candidate will have post-certification experience as a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner--preferably in OB/GYN. Past surgical experience is beneficial, robotics especially, as well as experience with inpatient rounding and ordering. 


  • Collegial team of 9 OB/GYN physicians 
  • State-of-the art birthing center with 2,200+ births per year 
  • Adjacent to Level III Neonatal ICU staffed by OHSU physicians 
  • Maternal/Fetal Medicine and Neonatology onsite 24/7 
  • 40 labor/delivery rooms 
  • 3 operation rooms 
  • OB Hospitalists and OB Anesthetists onsite at hospital 24/7
  • Clinic work averages 15-18 patients per day.

If this opportunity resonates with you, please apply. For more information, contact:

Kim Dianich, CMSR, Provider Recruiter Sr.
[email protected]
Work phone: 360-729-1409

Vancouver, Washington – look any direction and the scenery is astounding! Snow-capped mountains, nationally protected evergreen forests, the waterfall-laced Columbia River gorge, and rugged Pacific-coast beaches – all within a short 90-minute drive. The northwest is a dream come true for outdoor enthusiasts. And against that magnificent backdrop, Vancouver and neighboring Portland, Oregon offer all the best amenities of city living. What makes our area so special? A thriving arts scene, varied professional sports teams, unique neighborhoods, and a wealth of diverse culinary destinations.

PeaceHealth’s community of health care professionals in the Vancouver area include PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center, a 450-bed tertiary-level hospital with complete services, and PeaceHealth Medical Group, a multi-specialty group serving communities throughout Clark County.

  • First year salary amount:  $131,289.60 - $154,377.60 depending on direct years of experience as a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner
  • Employment bonus
  • Relocation Assistance
  • CME Allowance
  • Medical/dental/vision/disability/life/wellness
  • Retirement

Job Summary

Under the direct supervision of a physician, the Physician Assistant is responsible for caring for, treating and triaging appropriately, patient's medical, physical and psychosocial needs.

Essential Functions

  • Within scope of practice, perform comprehensive and problem focused history and physical exams and interpret and correlate laboratory and diagnostic procedures to assist in formulating a diagnosis and treatment plan.
  • Order, collect and perform appropriate laboratory or diagnostic procedures and studies.
  • Provide needed procedures, including assisting in surgery and continually assess patient’s needs and conduct appropriate follow up.
  • Performing procedures, diagnostic procedures and therapeutic procedures within scope of practice.
  • Order, prescribe and dispense medication and durable goods as allowed by state and within scope of practice.
  • Maintain required records and writes progress notes on patient charts as to status, treatments and procedures.
  • Counsel the patient as to preventative care, medical problems, exercise, and the use of prescribed medications and treatments.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.



  • Accredited Program Required: Physician Assistant. And
  • Required: . Must be Board certified by the AAPA


  • Minimum of 1 year Preferred: Physician Assistant experience


  • Required : Physician Assistant and
  • Required Upon Hire: Basic Life Support


  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs (Required)
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills (Required)
  • Interpersonal skills necessary to work productively with patient, families, other healthcare staff, and other departments (Required)
  • Personal responsibility for ongoing educational growth, and collaborating with others to provide solutions for continued patient quality (Required)
  • Basic computer skills (Required)

Department / Location Specific Notes

PHMG Physician Assistant Specialty:

  • At the request of either the PH Senior Director for Medical Informatics and/or the PHMG System Medical Director for Informatics, a provider might be asked to obtain Epic Certification in order to support the CareConnect project as a Provider Builder.

Working Conditions

Environmental Conditions

  • Time spent on site in medical/hospital setting.


  • Vision and hearing required within normal limits (glasses, contacts, hearing aids permitted).
  • Ability to communicate and exchange accurate information.

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