Family Practice Unalaska Island: Alaska Adventure

Family Physician  

Award winning non-tribal Community Health Center on Unalaska Island in the Aleutian Islands of Alaska (featured in Discovery Channel’s “Deadliest Catch” series) seeking BC/BE family physician to work full time providing primary care services and acute/emergency services to permanent residents of the community as well as a large seasonal population of multi-ethnic/multi-lingual fish processor workers and fishing boat employees.  Scope of practice includes general healthcare for all ages, prenatal care (no deliveries), occupational medicine, including orthopedic injuries from overuse and trauma, minor office procedures and initial care and coordination of care for patients needing hospitalization in Anchorage (closest hospital is 3 hours away by plane).  Lab and X-ray are on site, with stat professional radiology services available via digital link.  Call is shared with 4-6 other providers and the community is respectful of times when clinic is closed.  Energetic and involved diverse community (Filipino, Vietnamese, Korean, Samoan, African, Alaska Native, Hispanic and Caucasian), with an excellent school district (preschool-12) with a Blue Ribbon nationally certified high school, fishing, hiking, local Arts Council, TV station, radio and variety of churches and restaurants.  HPSA score 16.  EOE.  New graduates welcome to apply.  PLEASE FILL OUT CONTACT FORM BELOW and reference this job opportunity. Contact Rebecca Stroklund, DO at rstroklund@ifhs.org or 907-581-1202.