Physician & Advanced Care Practitioner Career Opportunities

at Valley Medical Center

A Comprehensive Health System

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At Valley Medical Center we are passionate about providing quality patient care through a culture of collaboration and teamwork. Positive outcomes are achieved through our commitment to an environment that places our patients first and relies on the teamwork of our clinicians and staff. Working together to improve the health of our community, we focus our attention one patient at a time.

  • 303-bed acute care hospital and clinic network
  • One of the busiest emergency departments on the West coast
  • Level III Trauma Center
  • 12 neighborhood primary and urgent care clinics
  • The oldest and largest public district hospital in the State of Washington
  • VMC proudly serves over 600,000 residents in South King County
  • Dedicated to patient safety and improving the overall health of the community
  • Thriving medical center and the largest nonprofit healthcare provider between Seattle and Tacoma
  • VMC is a component entity of UW Medicine, which includes Harborview Medical Center, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center,
    UW Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine and Airlift Northwest


Healing Environment

We offer a calm, comfortable environment for patients and visitors as well as employees and physicians.

  • Spacious, private patient rooms Internet at the bedside
  • On-demand room service
  • Instant, wireless voice communication seamlessly links patients and staff
  • Calming water features and healing gardens throughout property
  • Abundant use of natural light and windows allows visitors to enjoy the sunlight and other natural elements surrounding the facility
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Primary Care:
Partners for Health & Wellness

Valley Medical Center’s primary care providers serve as personal health advocates for our patients. Primary providers work with patients to monitor and improve health through all of life’s stages, and coordinate care with specialty physicians as needed. We are proud to offer 9 primary care clinics, including:

  • Cascade Clinic
  • Covington Clinic South
  • Fairwood Clinic
  • Highlands Clinic
  • Kent Clinic
  • Lake Sawyer Clinic
  • Maple Valley Clinic (Opening 2014)
  • Newcastle Clinic
  • Valley Family Medicine Clinic

Urgent Care:
Immediate Medical Services

Man with foot in bandageVMC’s urgent care clinics eliminate the wait and expense of the ER for ailments that aren’t life threatening. Patients enjoy the convenience of walk-in appointments and after hours care for acute illness, minor injuries and other services in one our 4 urgent care locations:

  • Covington Clinic South
  • Maple Valley Clinic (Opening 2014)
  •  Newcastle Clinic
  • North Benson Clinic
  •  Renton Landing Clinic

Specialty Care:
Network of Specialists

Cath-lab-physician-readVMC offers a comprehensive network of board-certified specialists to meet the healthcare needs of your entire family. From digital mammograms to sleep studies, and ophthalmology to neurology, we’ve got you covered. Specialty services include:

  • Anticoagulation Clinic
  • Breast Center & Bone Mineral Density Testing
  • Cancer Treatment & Support
  • Childbirth, OB/GYN, Midwives, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Genetic Testing & Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Children’s Therapy
  • Dermatology
  • Diabetes Education & Nutrition
  • Ear, Nose & Throat Specialists (ENT)
  • Emergency Services & Level III Trauma Center
  • Endocrinology
  • Fitness Center
  • Foot & Ankle Care (Podiatry)
  • Gastroenterology
  • General, Specialty & Women’s Surgery
  • Heart & Vascular Services
  • Infusion & Immunotherapy
  • Kidney (Nephrology)
  • Neurology, Neurosurgery, Stroke & Spine
  • Occupational Health Services
  • Orthopedic Services & Joint Replacement
  • Pediatric Services
  • Psychiatry & Counseling
  • Pulmonary, COPD & Asthma
  • Rehabilitation & Therapies
  • Rheumatology
  • Sleep Medicine (Adult and Pediatric)
  • Sports Medicine
  • Urology
  • Vision (Ophthalmology)
  • Women’s Health
  • Wound Care


Award-Winning Care


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From a great work environment to exceptional patient care, we’re pleased to say Valley Medical Center earns high marks across the board.

Joint Replacement, Orthopedic &
Spine Surgery Excellence

  • Joint Replacement Excellence Award (HealthGrades® 2010–2013)
  • Orthopedic Surgery & Spine Surgery Excellence Awards (HealthGrades® 2011–2013)
  • #1 in Washington for Joint Replacement (HealthGrades® 2010–2013)
  • #1 in Washington for Overall Orthopedic Services (HealthGrades® 2011–2013)
  • Top 5% in the Nation for Spine Surgery (HealthGrades® 2012 & 2013)

Outstanding, Evidenced-Based Care
for Heart and Stroke

  • “Gold Seal for Stroke” from the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
  • American Stroke Association’s Get With The GuidelinesSM Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award (2012)
  • American Heart Association’s Get With The GuidelinesSM Gold Performance Award (2013)

Best Place to Work

  • Modern Healthcare magazine named VMC a “Best Place to Work in Healthcare” in the nation. One of only a handful of companies receiving recognition on this national list four out of four years (2008–2011), VMC is the only hospital and medical center from Washington to have ever achieved a place on this list.
  • Seattle Business magazine named VMC the #1 Non-Profit in Washington for 2011, VMC’s tenth consecutive year winning a Best Workplace award.


Valley Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a diverse and fully-inclusive workforce.