Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon

CHI Franciscan Health
Burien, Washington
Nov 30, 2018
Dec 30, 2018
Full Time
Position Type

A career with CHI Franciscan Health  means working for a financially solid, physician led and physician driven organization practicing with an outstanding collegial team and the assurance that you are working for an organization committed to providing our physicians with an exceptional work-life balance. We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.  

This is an opportunity for you to build the Franciscan Orthopedic team at Highline Medical Center in Burien.  Burien is south of Seattle, near SeaTac Airport. Bring your skills and experience to the team to ensure that we are exceeding standards for quality of patient care, risk management and productivity. You will play a key role on the team in leading, modeling and delivering the full range of services to our patients. Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.

Requirements include WA State medical license,  BC/BE in Orthopedic Surgery (ABOS) and Fellowship trained in spine surgery..

About Us 

The seeds for CHI Franciscan Health were planted in 1891, when the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia established St. Joseph Hospital, now known as St. Joseph Medical Center, in Tacoma. Over the years, our health care ministry has grown with the enduring goal of fulfilling the spiritual, emotional and physical needs of the people we serve.

Our anti-discriminatory practice

We do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age in admission to, treatment or participation in our programs, services and activities.

Equal opportunity employer

CHI Franciscan is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace equal treatment and opportunity in every aspect of relations with our employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.

CHI Franciscan is a:

  • Member of the Washington State Hospital Association
  • Nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization
  • Health care system affiliated with Catholic Health Initiatives

Our ethical and religious directives

CHI Franciscan is guided by the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services.

CHI Franciscan Health is committed to being the Puget Sound's first choice for healing body, mind and spirit. We are looking for physicians and professional providers who embody a passion for excellence to help us achieve our goal.

Our system includes eight award-winning hospitals, over 170 medical clinics, outpatient services and facilities and plans for continued growth. Whether you wish to be a part of a hospital or to develop a clinical practice, CHI Franciscan Health has opportunities for physicians and professional providers who possess excellent clinical and interpersonal skills.

A career with CHI Franciscan means working for a financially-solid, physician-driven organization with a mission to heal and a promise to care. Our commitment to excellence every day is evident in the accreditations, awards and accolades CHI Franciscan receives.

Career growth opportunities

In these fast-paced, rapidly changing times, many new and established physicians are looking for opportunities, specific choices they can make to extend, or go beyond, the traditional boundaries of a health care practice. At CHI Franciscan Health we appreciate, and are responding to, the changing dynamics of health care.

We provide an abundance of physician growth opportunities. For these physicians, there are tremendous possibilities in our hospital facilities, programs, and leadership, in a diverse range of communities. That means more and better ways to advance your practice, continue your education, and find ways to make your mark on the future of health care.

Living in the Puget Sound

Whether you desire city sophistication or off-trail adventures, South Puget Sound has it all. Spend a day hiking the face of a volcano, exploring saltwater beaches, or playing on a championship golf course, then enjoy our vibrant art and theater communities and world-class fine dining. Add good schools, nationally ranked colleges and universities, a strong business community and affordable housing to the mix, and you'll love living, working and raising a family here.

Our Health System includes

  • More than 100 primary care and specialty care clinics - all connected to EPIC
  • More than 700 employed physicians and APCs providing in-patient, primary care, heart and vascular services, orthopedics and sports medicine, neurosciences and women's care.  In-home and in-patient hospice and palliative services; same day surgery centers, dialysis centers, occupational health and physical medicine clinics.

Visit our website to learn more about our medical groups, Franciscan Health and Harrison Health Partners and our awarding winning hospitals.

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employer