Family Medicine Physician (Same Day/Walk-In)
Tacoma, WA Medical Department
Job Type

PUYALLUP TRIBAL HEALTH AUTHORITY, located in Tacoma Washington is seeking a full time Physician (Same Day/Walk-In).

“It is the mission of the Puyallup Tribal Health Authority to provide quality healthcare and promote wellness in a culturally appropriate manner.”

We offer an outstanding workplace, competitive market based salary, and benefits packages including:

  • Monday – Friday schedule
  • Medical/Dental/Vision benefits – monthly premiums paid 100% for employees
  • 19+ annual paid holidays
  • Generous paid sick and vacation accruals
  • 401(k) with annual profit sharing
  • Life & AD&D insurance coverage
  • PTHA is an approved loan repayment site for various programs
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Excellent work/home life balance

GENERAL FUNCTION: Provide full spectrum professional health care services to PTHA patients primarily in an ambulatory setting.


  • Evaluate, diagnose, and treat medical, obstetric, psychiatric, and surgical diseases and emergencies as credentialed and privileged, at PTHA and other designated facilities as assigned.
  • Oversee the medical evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of patients by other medical professionals including precepting midlevel providers as needed.
  • Make referrals to specialists as per PTHA protocol and follow-up to assure quality care.
  • Provide on-site health education and counseling to patients and staff.
  • Responsible for completing charts thoroughly and accurately, within required time frame.
  • Responsible for meeting reporting requirements of the organization as directed.
  • Maintain and demonstrate professionalism and self-care techniques on an ongoing basis within the work place.
  • Doctorate of Medicine or Osteopathy from an accredited institution.
  • Current license to practice medicine in the State of Washington.
  • Ability to obtain hospital privileges within four (4) months of hire.
  • Current certification in ACLS and/or PALS and/or ALSO, as required.
  • Experience and/or ability to work with an Electronic Health Records System.
Salary Description
up to $265,000