The Department of Urology at OHSU is
committed to providing the highest quality, state-of-the-art care
for adult and pediatric urology patients. Faculty members are
recognized leaders in their fields, have advanced fellowship
training in urological subspecialties, and are expert, high-volume
surgeons. The Department considers it a privilege to be able
to offer this care to patients and continually strive to provide it
with a personalized, patient-centered and compassionate focus.
This position offers a unique opportunity
to pursue the comforts and quality of life in a small-town
community practice at Columbia Memorial Hospital with an
affiliation to the states only academic medical center, OHSU.
Columbia Memorial Hospital (CMH) is a full service, 25-bed,
critical access, not-for-profit, Planetree-Certified hospital where
person-centered care is a priority. CMH has proudly served the
healthcare needs of the community for over a century.
Combined, CMH and clinics employ over 700 caregivers which includes
a diverse professional medical staff of more than 60 physicians and
advance practice professionals including surgical, non-surgical and
primary care specialties. It has a fully integrated electronic
medical records system and utilizes the latest diagnostic tools and
CMH is located in beautiful Astoria,
Oregon, on the north Oregon coast, just 90 minutes from Portland.
Astoria is an historic, vibrant community with thriving theater,
arts and culinary scenes. The northern Oregon coast boasts some of
the most breathtaking beaches one will find anywhere, giving quick
access to exceptional outdoor recreation, including hiking,
surfing, fishing, boating, biking and more. CMH invites candidates
to explore its full organization and consider an opportunity to
join the team. Candidates will find a family-oriented
community, charming downtown and all that the great outdoors has to
offer in Astoria.
To learn more about OHSU Urology, please
visit the website: https://www.ohsu.edu/urology
To learn more about Columbia Memorial
Hospital, please visit the website: https://columbiamemorial.org/
The appointee shall provide services as a
General Urologist at Columbia Memorial Hospital in Astoria, OR. The
ideal candidate will demonstrate the background, focus, and drive
to excel, as well as the ability to provide excellent clinical care
to patients at a community hospital.
The appointee is expected to provide an
outstanding level of professional performance in quality of
clinical care. Professional performance is delivered in a
manner that is compliant with the regulation and guidelines of all
relevant regulating bodies (i.e. DNV, Centers for Medicare and
Medicaid Services, OHSU IRB, NIH and all other state, federal, and
institutional regulatory guidelines.) The appointee treats
all patients, research subjects, trainees and co-workers with
dignity and respect.
OHSU is a teaching facility and while this
candidate will not have direct responsibilities teaching medical
students and residents in the clinical setting there may be
opportunities to give lectures during the course of the year and
participate in resident conferences. Opportunities for medical
student, resident, or fellow education may be future possibilities.
The appointee may maintain a program of scholarly research activity
directed toward improved understanding for the causes, detection,
and treatment of diseases. They may engage in public service
through consultative activities with OHSU and non-University groups
as approved by the Chair.
As the only academic medical center in the
state of Oregon, OHSU provides a full spectrum of care to a large
and diverse population. OHSU is home to numerous specialized
research centers and institutes and offers excellent opportunities
for multidisciplinary research, with a history of innovative and
collaborative studies. There may be opportunities to collaborate
with other department faculty on research projects that may be of
interest, although such activities are not expected of Clinical
Associates and are voluntary.
All assignments are made by the Chair in
furtherance of the University’s missions and goals of teaching,
research, patient care, outreach and public service.
- Doctorate in medicine (MD) and postdoctoral training
- Board certified/board-eligible Urologist
- Current license and certification with the Oregon Board of
Medical Examiners, Drug Enforcement Association certification, and
- Satisfactory record of accomplishment in ALL of the following
categories: teaching, scholarship and service
- Trained and experienced in management of patients with urologic
conditions to include utilization of minimally invasive, robotic
and open surgical techniques
Apply here online. Please be sure to upload
a cover letter and Resume or CV.
Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally
competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an
equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not
discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class
status, including disability status and protected veteran status.
Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote
diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To
request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and
Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or firstname.lastname@example.org.