Emergency Medicine Physician in Beautiful Southern Oregon

Emergency Medicine
Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)

Job Overview

Job Id 8538
Verified Date 01/27/2020
Loan Repayment No Response
Sign on Bonus No Response
Practice Type Employed
Accept J1 Visa No
Accept H1B Visa No
Permanent: Full time


What you need to know

Practice Details

  • Seeking an Emergency Medicine physician to join our amazing team in beautiful Grants Pass, Oregon.
  • Candidates must be BC/BE in Emergency Medicine (ABEM).
  • A level III trauma center, functioning as a level II.
  • We see about 40K patients per year in our busy ER.

Compensation Details

  • Competitive hourly rate of $193.40 (board certified)
  • Annual performance incentives up to 10% of base pay
  • $25,000 signing bonus
  • Evening and night shift differentials of $50 per hour
  • $12,500 relocation assistance
  • $5,000 annual CME allowance
  • Generous vacation time accrual plan
  • Excellent health, dental, vision, and retirement benefits

Community Details

  • If you love the outdoors, you will love living in Southern Oregon!
  • Grants Pass is a beautiful river town with much to explore!
  • From our captivating scenery to vast opportunities for adventure, we are nature's playground.
  • From our exceptional dining to remarkable shops, we offer luxury.
  • A quaint town to friendly people, we radiate charm.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation  The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Starting Emergency Medicine Salaries In Portland. Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20% Lower Than The Aforementioned Metropolitan Areas, Provides Significant Purchasing Power To Build Their Dream Home, Payoff School Loans And Retire Early. 

The Housing Market  3 beds 3 baths 3,030 sqft  Awesome Views of Grants Pass and surrounding Mountains, Totally remodeled and updated. Kitchen features granite counters, painted cabinets, center island, cooptop and dbl ovens. Great room with fireplace and views of town. This home can be yours for $399,900.

The Community  

The Employer The Medical Center offers a wide range of high-quality medical care to residents of Southern Oregon. Our 100+ bed hospital is a state-of-the-art, technologically advanced facility.

Community Profile

What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 259 miles: Portland, OR (PDX / KPDX) Portland International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 216 miles to Portland, OR
  • 269 miles to Reno, NV
  • 282 miles to Sacramento, CA
  • 325 miles to Oakland, CA
  • 325 miles to Stockton, CA

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 216 miles to Portland, OR
  • 269 miles to Reno, NV
  • 282 miles to Sacramento, CA
  • 325 miles to Oakland, CA
  • 325 miles to Stockton, CA

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $207,624
  • City Cost of Living Index - 89.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 129.3

Colleges and Universities:

  • Rogue Community College (Full-time enrollment: 3,600)
  • Southern Oregon University (about 37 miles; Ashland, OR; Full-time enrollment: 4,650)
  • Oregon Institute of Technology (about 80 miles; Klamath Falls, OR; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Lane Community College (about 110 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 6,373)
  • University of Oregon (about 112 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 23,329)



  • 85.0% White alone
  • 39.4% Hispanic
  • 3.4% Two or more races
  • 0.7% Asian alone
  • 0.6% Black alone


  • State Income Tax Rate - 7.73%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 0%
  • County Tax Rate - 0%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.87%

Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)


  • Grants Pass Parks & Recreation
  • The Rogue River Recreational Corridor and Greenway.
  • Applegate Trail Interpretive Center
  • Boatnik - Annual boat races & parade on Memorial Day Weekend, Grants Pass. 

Arts & Culture:

  • Schmidt House Museum & Library
  • Grants Pass Museum of Art
  • Art along the Rogue


Sports for the Spectator:

  • Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association
  • Portland Timbers of Major League Soccer
  • Portland Thorns FC of the National Women's Soccer League

Sports for the Participant:

  • Oregon Futbol Academy (youth soccer)
  • Rogue Valley Timbers (youth soccer)
  • Grants Pass Warriors (Pop Warner & Cheer)
  • Club Northwest (Racquetball, Volleyball, Tennis, Basketball, Swimming and more)
  • YMCA (Volleyball, Soccer, Tennis, Archery, Rock Climbing, Swimming and more)



  • Shop River Rock
  • Northgate Shopping Plaza
  • Magic Man Fun Shop Downtown Grants Pass
  • Bug a Boo-tique

Top Five things to do:

  1. Riverside Park
  2. Schmidt House Museum & Library
  3. Morrison Centennial Park
  4. Grants Pass Museum of Art
  5. Burrell M. Baucom Memorial


Facility Location

City : Grants Pass, Oregon,
Population : 86,352
MSA Population : 35,272
Community Profile

Contact Information

Todd skertich
Managing Partner
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