Trauma Trust Posted Jun 21, 2022

Tacoma, WA

Trauma Surgeon

Trauma Trust is seeking a dynamic surgeon who can provide excellent care and a values-based approach to our trauma and acute care surgical patients, from admission until discharge, including outpatient management in our clinics. This surgeon will share a rotational schedule between the Trauma Service and Acute Care Surgery Service. A robust group of Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners provide exclusive support to the services as well.

• Current Board certification in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.
• BLS, ACLS, PALS and ATLS certification.
• Maintenance of trauma-related continuing education requirements as defined by the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma.

A competitive salary, a full array of benefits, a healthy work/life balance, and a great location makes this an ideal choice for the surgeon who is looking to provide high quality patient care and also experience the best of Pacific Northwest living

About Trauma Trust:
• Located in Tacoma, WA (30 miles south of Seattle), Trauma Trust is a non-profit 501(c)3 program comprising Trauma and Acute Care Surgeons, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and Administrative Staff. We provide 24/7/365 coverage for trauma and acute care general surgery at the two joint Level II facilities (Tacoma General Hospital / MultiCare Health System and St. Joseph Medical Center / CHI Franciscan Health System) in Tacoma.
o These two trauma centers combined treat an average of 2,700 injured patients per year.
o Acute Care General Surgery sees the highest acuity referrals in the South Sound region

• Some teaching is involved with medical students, PA students, NP fellows, as well as occasional general surgery residents at St. Joseph Medical Center.
• Physicians affiliated with Trauma Trust are recognized as being among the best healthcare providers in the Northwest Region, with expertise in adult Trauma and Acute Care General Surgery. You will find everything you need to excel in your job including outstanding facilities, comprehensive resources and subspecialist support, and talented teammates that share your commitment to quality patient care. Tacoma General Hospital and St. Joseph Medical Center are recognized leaders using advanced state-of-the-art technology. EPIC, our electronic medical record system, is used at both facilities and keeps our staff connected throughout the healthcare systems.

How to apply

To apply please email CVs to the Medical Director, Paul Inouye, MD and Operations Manager, Karen Abbott.


315 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Tacoma, WA 98405

Trauma Trust
Trauma Surgeon
Tacoma, WA

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