Seattle, Washington - Seeking an excellent Optometrist. Full-time position. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. Ideal candidate will have completed an Optometry residency and will have knowledge / experience with gas permeable contact lenses and managing a population of Keratoconics, Aphake, and patients with distorted corneas. Candidates must have excellent communication skills and be able to manage basic ocular pathology, including patients presenting with diabetes and glaucoma. ODs will also be comfortable seeing pediatric patients. As part of our larger eye team at Pacific Medical Centers, you will work closely with our employed Ophthalmologists. We offer state-of-the-art facilities including a shared EPIC electronic medical record system.
Seattle is the Pacific Northwests largest urban center (metro population 3.25 million), with world-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an outstanding school system. The city hugs magnificent Puget Sound and offers magnificent mountain views to the north, east and south. Seattleites are famously fond of the outdoors, fresh seafood and good coffee.
The Northgate clinic offers both primary care -including Family Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pediatricsand multiple areas of specialty care. Home to the Diagnostic Center for Sleep Health, Northgate treats over 80 different sleep disorders. Other services offered at Northgate include an echocardiography laboratory, x-ray, onsite laboratory and pharmacy. Interpreter services are also available for our patients.
Providence St. Joseph Health is a family of partner organizations including Providence Health & Services, St. Joseph Health, Facey Medical Foundation, Swedish, Pacific Medical Centers, Covenant Health and Kadlec. With 50 hospitals, more than 800 physician clinics, and a variety of health and educational services that include senior care and supportive housing, the health system and its partners em...ploy more than 100,000 caregivers (employees) serving communities across seven states: Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. PSJH’s family of organizations work together to meet the needs of its communities, especially the poor and vulnerable.