Commitment to Excellence, Financial Stability

Franciscan Medical Group is a physician-led organization that emphasizes continuous quality improvement. As an integral part of CHI Franciscan Health, we are focused on providing a patient-centered system of care. We provide an array of inpatient and outpatient services and clinics in one integrated system that puts our patients at the center of care, providing a complete continuum of care. With a commitment to excellence, we approach health care's toughest problems, implement best practices, and improve outcomes for our patients.

Affiliation with Franciscan Medical Group brings peace of mind, knowing you are part of an outstanding, high-quality, financially secure organization that is backed by the strong financial support of a world-class hospital system.

Support your employed physicians as you build your practice

We generously cover malpractice insurance, Washington State license renewals, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) license renewals, and professional board certification fees for our employed physicians. We're also pleased to provide a guaranteed initial salary for a predetermined time frame while you build your practice.

Marketing support

Helping you to quickly and successfully launch your practice is a top priority for Franciscan Medical Group. We therefore provide comprehensive marketing services to our clinics, physicians and professional providers.

To assist in the development of the marketing pieces relevant to your practice, a marketing specialist will contact you well before you arrive. Some of the topics we will discuss with you are:

  • Developing your marketing biography
  • Scheduling a photo shoot to obtain photos for marketing pieces
  • Creating your marketing plan
  • Physician liaison to assist in community outreach and networking with specialists and hospital service managers to assist with practice growth

Governance

  • Board of Directors
    Franciscan Medical Group's Board of Directors oversees the management of clinic operations. The board has nine members, four of whom are physicians.
  • Executive Committee (EC)
    The Executive Committee is responsible for developing the Franciscan Medical Group's clinical and operational policies and objectives. The EC advises the Chief Medical Officer, Director of Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement, Chief Operating Officer and Board of Directors concerning policies affecting medical care, professional standards and medical staff.

Benefits at a glance

  • Salary guarantee while establishing your practice
  • Professional expense reimbursement for CME, dues and professional memberships
  • Pension plan
  • 403b and 457b incentive savings plans
  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Term group life insurance
  • Salary continuance
  • Long term disability insurance
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Health care & Dependent Care savings plans
  • Life insurance
  • Personal time off

Learn more about Franciscan benefits.