Interventional Pain Specialist

Interventional Pain Specialist
Legacy Pain Management Program
Portland Oregon

 

Whether we realize it, our legacy is something we create together every day. It’s the way we live our lives and what we teach the next generation. It’s what we do and why we do it. At Legacy Health, our legacy is doing what’s best for our patients, our people, our community and our world. Our fundamental responsibility is to improve the health of everyone and everything we touch-to create a legacy that truly lives on. Ours is a legacy of health and community. Of respect and responsibility. Of quality and innovation. It’s the legacy we create every day at Legacy Health.

Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center is actively recruiting for a full time BE/BC Interventional Pain Specialist to provide services in the pain clinic. Candidates should be Fellowship trained in Pain Management and BE/BC in Anesthesiology, Neurology or Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. Clinical practice may encompass pain interventional work, non-interventional/pharmacological care, general medical management, or a mixture of these. Clinical opportunities may exist as both inpatient and ambulatory practice. The inpatient pilot program is in the design stage and is expected to be implemented within the next six months.

Legacy Pain Management Program is a multidisciplinary and state-of-the-art program providing services at several locations throughout the Portland metro area. We offer a comprehensive approach to care and offer expertise in caring for painful conditions with the goal to improve function and restore quality of life. The team is cohesive and collaborative and consists of physicians, nurse practitioners, psychologists, social workers, physical therapists, certified alcohol and drug counselors and pharmacists. Our team provides multiple approaches to deal with the complex needs of our patients. Our patients actively take part in their care. Through education and support, we help our patients learn to manage their conditions and regain an active lifestyle.

Located in the heart of Northwest Portland, Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center was founded in 1875. Today, “Good Sam” is a nationally acclaimed medical center that is home to many of Legacy Health’s highly specialized care. Good Sam is not only known for its renowned physicians and cutting edge technology, it is also a dedicated community partner to the neighborhood it has called home for the past 140 years. From the strong partnerships with schools and faith-based organizations to the numerous wellness programs and health screenings offered throughout the year, Legacy Good Samaritan is committed to making Portland a better, healthier place to live.

Legacy Health is a large not-for-profit healthcare system with seven hospitals including a level 1-trauma facility, burn unit, children’s hospital, Legacy Research Institute, numerous primary and specialty clinics and diagnostic laboratories serving patients throughout the Pacific Northwest. Legacy Health which was just recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of the top 50 mid-size hospitals in the US. Legacy is a not-for-profit 501 (c) (3) organization.

As we consider qualified candidates, we are committed to building a culture that values diversity and is reflective of those we care for.

Portland is a sophisticated city offering diverse cultural activities and communities that appeal to a wide variety of needs and tastes. Beautiful parks and more biking paths per mile than any city in the US, promote an active lifestyle. The temperate four seasons, spectacular surroundings of the Columbia River Gorge and majestic Cascade Mountains, as well as close proximity to ocean beaches and long skiing seasons make this an opportunity for both a dynamic position and a wonderful lifestyle.

Candidates can apply online at www.legacyhealth.org and attach a CV to the application. Please apply for position number 16-2568. For additional information, please contact Vicki Owen at 503 415-5403 or vowen@lhs.org AA/EOE/veterans/disabilities