Physician - Internal Medicine

Ontario, OR

Specialty Internal Medicine
Profession Physician

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group and Saint Alphonsus Medical Center – Ontario have an excellent full time opportunity for a Board Certified or Board Eligible Internal Medicine or Geriatric Medicine physician to join team based, outpatient practice located in Fruitland, Oregon.

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG) is a physician-led and accountable 425+ provider multispecialty group practice seeking Internal Medicine or Geriatric Medicine physicians. The group seeks internists who are committed to an interdisciplinary team-based approach to care and who provide high-quality primary care in a compassionate manner, healing body, mind and spirit. Candidates should be passionate and knowledgeable, and the clinic utilizes Athena Outpatient EHR, therefore experience with EHRs is desirable.

For interested candidates, opportunities are available to:

  • Supervision of one or more nurse practitioners.
  • Contractual incentives that reward quality of care and patient outcomes.
  • Participation in teaching health care professionals.
  • Participation in community-based educational sessions for groups of patients and families.
  • Daily collegial interactions with a dozen other similarly oriented health care professionals.

The schedule is a traditional clinic work week, Monday through Friday. The call coverage is shared with eligible members in the SAMG Department of Medicine. The affiliated hospital, Saint Alphonsus Medical Center– Ontario (SAMC-O), operates a 24-7 adult medicine hospitalist service. The adult medicine hospitalists are the primary admitting service for the vast majority of primary care providers in the Saint Alphonsus network.

Requirements for this opportunity include a doctor of medicine (MD) or a doctor of osteopathy (DO) degree; successful completion of an accredited internal medicine residency program; current, unrestricted license in Idaho to practice medicine in all its phases; valid controlled substance registration with Idaho Board of Pharmacy and DEA; board certification through the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) or the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine (AOBIM) (or obtain such certification within 3 years of employment).

Preference will be shown for candidates with training or experience in Geriatric Medicine and outpatient settings.

Saint Alphonsus Health System (SAHS) Values, Mission and Vision

We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity. We at SAHS serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities.

Unified by our faith-based mission, SAHS will:

  • Provide healing and hope, close to home
  • Help our communities grow and thrive
  • Be a trusted partner for life
  • Deliver value in everything we do

Saint Alphonsus Health System Guiding Behaviors

As a Catholic Health Care Services provider, Saint Alphonsus has a cultural expectation that all providers deliver care in accordance with the USCCB Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services.

Saint Alphonsus greatly values the input and leadership of our providers and encourages each provider to actively participate in department meetings, SAMG Leadership Council and in matters of practice/service line development.

As continuous learners, we also encourage and promote ongoing continuing medical education (CME) activities for our providers and will financially support your CME endeavors. Additionally, as part of our shared vision to become a trusted health partner for life, we strive to continuously increase patient satisfaction and loyalty.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Internal Medicine or Geriatric Medicine physician to join a vibrant and growing multispecialty group practice.


An excellent compensation and benefits package is available for the right candidate including eligibility for the National Health Service Corps loan repayment.