Infectious Disease Job in Corvallis, OR

Physician: Infectious Diseases
Market: Metropolitan 1 (50,000 to 250,000)
Job ID:9001
Verified Date:08/10/2020
Loan Repayment:No Response
Sign on Bonus:Yes
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No
Accept H1b Visa:Yes
Permanent: Full time Infectious Diseases

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Recruiting for a BC/BE Infectious Disease physician to join two practicing ID physicians
  • Inpatient and outpatient consultations as well as follow-ups
  • Care of Hepatitis C and HIV patients
  • Provision of pre-travel advice
  • Participation in an antibiotic stewardship program
  • Travel to satellite clinics is required
  • Call will be shared by three physicians’
  • New fellows welcome to apply
  • Eligible to work in the US
  • B/C or B/E in IM and ID

Compensation Details

  • Attractive salary plus incentives
  • Relocation assistance
  • Paid malpractice
  • CME days plus allowance
  • Electronic Medical Record (EPIC)
  • Competitive benefit package

Community Details

  • Nestled in the heart of the Willamette Valley, Corvallis is an ideal location to work, live and raise a family.
  • Within easy driving distance of mountains, rivers and the famed Oregon Coast, opportunities abound for outdoor enthusiasts such as camping, hiking, mountain biking, kayaking and skiing. As an added bonus, Oregon's two largest cities and cultural centers - Portland and Eugene - are close by.
  • Meanwhile, the tree lined city of about 55,000 residents has earned the reputation as one of the best cities in the nation to call home - though many who live here wish that distinction did not attract so much publicity!

Recruiter Insights

Earn More.  Starting Salary For Infectious Disease Physician Is $50,000 To $75,000 More Compared to positions located in Portland, OR, Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20% Less In This Community Provides You With Significant Buying Power With The Opportunity To Build Your Dream Home, Pay Down Your Student Loans And Retire Early.

Income Potential.  The Income Potential Is Greater Than Most With The Opportunity To Earn In The Top 75th%Tile In The US.
 
The Housing Market.  With Average Home Pricing Settled At $172,712 And Where A Desirable 3542 Square Ft. 4 Bedroom/4 Bath Home Sold For $326,000 Building A Quality Of Life With Substantial Savings Is Easy.

The Community.  Corvallis is nestled in the heart of Oregon's Willamette Valley, within 90 minutes of the Portland Metropolitan area, world class skiing, and the spectacular Oregon coast. Corvallis has a residential population of 58,240 and is home to Oregon State University. 

About Employer. This Organization takes pride in providing a culture and environment that makes its employees proud and is increasingly receiving statewide and national awards and recognition, including being recently recognized as a Platinum Fit-Friendly Worksite as designated by the American Heart Association; Ranked first among Portland Business Journals Healthiest Employer of 1,500+ employee; Ranked in top 20 percent of nations 115 medium sized health systems; Ranked first among Portland Business Journals Healthiest Employer of 1,500+ employees.  

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 98 miles: Portland, OR (PDX / KPDX) Portland International Airport
  • 245 miles: Seattle, WA (SEA / KSEA) Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
  • 258 miles: Seattle, WA (LKE / W55) Kenmore Air Harbor Seaplane Base

Closest Major City:

  • 72 miles to Portland, OR
  • 215 miles to Seattle, WA
  • 267 miles to Victoria, Canada

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 35 miles: Eugene, OR (EUG / KEUG) Eugene Airport
  • 98 miles: Portland, OR (PDX / KPDX) Portland International Airport
  • 127 miles: Redmond, OR (RDM / KRDM) Roberts Field

Cost of Living:

  • State Cost of Living Index - 127.3
  • City Cost of Living Index - 98.9
  • Mean Housing Cost - $321,006

Colleges and Universities:

  • Oregon State University (Full-time enrollment: 23,206; Location: 1500 S.W. Jefferson; Public; Website: oregonstate.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Linn-Benton Community College (about 9 miles; Albany, OR; Full-time enrollment: 4,511)Western Oregon University (about 20 miles; Monmouth, OR; FT enrollment: 5,131)
  • Willamette University (about 28 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 2,551)
  • Chemeketa Community College (about 32 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 10,746)
  • University of Oregon (about 38 miles; Eugene, OR; FT enrollment: 23,329)

 

Demographics:

  • White 78.7%
  • Black 0.9%
  • American Indiana and Alaska Native 0.5%
  • Asian 8.7%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.2%
  • Hispanic 8.2%
  • Two or more races 2.9%

Taxes:

  • State Income Tax Rate - 5%- 9.9%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 0%
  • City Sales Tax Rate - 0%
  • County Sales Tax Rate - 1.2%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.87%

Major Industry:

  • Educational services (26%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Construction (5%)

Recreation:

  • There are 22 exercise machines at Dixon Recreation Center that are connected to the grid.
  • It is an environmentally-aware community with distinctive open space and natural features, protected habitats, parks and outdoor recreation.

Arts & Culture:

  • Local visual artists and artisans abound and find support and venues through The Arts Center, the Corvallis Art Guild, the Darkside Cinema and many other organizations.
  • The Majestic Theater provides classes and a training program in the performing arts. 

Sports for the Spectator:

  • College sports fans can watch Oregon State University play one of there many sports.
  • Sports fans can dirve 72 miles to watch a Portland Trail Blazers NBA game.

Sports for the Participant:

  • Corvallis Sports Park is a convenient indoor soccer facility for soccer enthusiasts and sports fans of all ages. 
  • G3 Sports & Fitness offers many fitness programs.

Shopping:

  • Ninth Street is among our busiest shopping destinations. Here, there are several larger stores, as well as many smaller, locally owned businesses of all descriptions located within minutes of each other.
  • Corvallis is home to a high number of custom jewelers, unique spas and some of the finest dining anywhere.

Top Five things to do:

  1. Oregon State University 
  2. Corvallis Farmers' Market
  3. Peavy Arboretum
  4. William L. Finley National Wildlife Refuge
  5. Bald Hill Natural Area