Providence Health & Services Family Medicine in Seward, Alaska


Seward, Alaska – Seeking a BC/BE Family Medicine physician. Per Diem position. Mix of inpatient and outpatient care. Premium compensation. Three to five years of experience required. This direct care position will cover the ER, inpatient and swing bed services, with potential for periodic long-term care coverage. Join a collegial, interdisciplinary team at Providence Seward Medical and Care Center, a Level IV Trauma and critical access facility. Enjoy an excellent work / life balance in Seward, a family friendly community with an abundance of outdoor recreation.

Providence Seward Medical and Care Center is a 6-bed critical access facility in this picturesque town on the edge of Resurrection Bay. Though Seward’s population is about half out-of-towners during the tourist season, every patient at Providence Seward is treated like family. Our terrific community health care team offers an array of services, including a family medicine clinic, emergency, inpatient, physical therapy and on-site lab and imaging.

Alaska offers financial, cultural and recreational opportunities beyond compare, plus there is no state income or sales tax! Seward is Alaska’s most popular tourist town, nearly doubling in population to 6,000 people during the summer months. And for good reason: It’s just a (glorious) two-hour drive from Anchorage and sits at the head of Resurrection Bay, one of the most scenic and productive sports fishing bodies in the world. With soaring cliffs, misty forested fjords and protected ocean waters teeming with game fish, whales, sea otters, and more, Seward is iconic coastal Alaska. There’s a lot to do on land, too, with a renowned sea life center, an abundance of dining choices – most offering incredible fresh seafood – frequent festivals, and hundreds of miles of hiking trails within a short drive of town.

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and medical groups with a mission to serve everyone—especially the poor and vulnerable. Providence is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family, which operates 50 exceptional hospitals and more than 800 clinics across seven western states. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Providence is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.


  • Board Certified/Board Eligible in Family Medicine

  • Alaska Medical License (MD or DO)

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Physicians

Location: Alaska-Seward

Req ID: 162270