Join a Dedicated Team for a Pediatric Medical Career

When you choose a career with COPA, you are joining a Pediatric Center of Excellence and one of the top rated primary care practices statewide. You’re part of a 45-year mission to provide outstanding care for children in an inclusive and family-friendly environment.

Positions are available in all areas of the practice: patient reception and appointment scheduling, registered nurses, certified medical assistants, lactation consulting, behavioral health clinicians, care coordinators. Signing bonuses may apply. Inquire for more information.


After serving families for generations, we’re now seeing the grandchildren of babies we delivered when Dr. Mary Brown founded the practice in Bend. Those deep roots and family ties are integral to our success. As a result of this vast experience and medical expertise, our healthcare providers are the most recommended and most trusted pediatricians in the region.

COPA annually receives the top 5-Star medical rating by the Oregon Health Authority as one of the few practices in the Pacific Northwest to achieve this recognition.

Each person on the COPA team contributes with a passion for both the individual health of their patient and for population health throughout the region. We believe that our differences in backgrounds, identities, and lived experiences allow us to uniquely contribute to the world around us and our work in meaningful, valuable ways that enrich our community as a whole.

Read COPA’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

The right candidates to join our team will thrive in a private practice where they have tremendous opportunity to positively impact the life of a child, and exhibit flexibility in a supportive environment of comprehensive resources. The best candidates demonstrate a work ethic that exhibits a commitment to the entire COPA team, comprehensive patient care, and positive health outcomes for kids.

All team members, from support teams to medical personnel, warmly greet our patients to guarantee their satisfaction. We’re a close-knit group that collaborates to ensure every child is well served. Our culture demands that each member supports the others. The right candidate to join COPA has a history of positive interactions in team environments, with a friendly demeanor to patients and families of all backgrounds. They also enjoy a clinic that is fast paced, upbeat, and focused on the health of the child.

Great employee benefits play a big part in creating a culture that enriches the human spirit. We help our team focus on total wellness by providing employer funded medical and dental coverage, life insurance, employer contributions to retirement plans, and work-home-life tools through EAP.

Enjoying the active Central Oregon lifestyle is a main reason why so many call this area home. Generous time off and paid holiday benefits help us recharge and refuel. Many on our team have the option to work from home.

COPA supports frequent employee appreciation days, generous recognition, and seasonal celebrations that help us engage with one another to keep the momentum going!

When you join COPA, what matters to you matters to all of us – programs such as COPA Cares for Kids allows employees to support non-profits that make a difference.

Learn more about how to become a part of COPA’s friendly and welcoming medical work environment.


pediatric medical careers with quality of life

Central Oregon Pediatric Associates (COPA) has provided excellent, comprehensive and compassionate medical care to children in Central Oregon for over 45 years. COPA is a thriving, independent medical partnership whose healthcare quality measures exceed all medical care facilities in the region. Our level of care includes primary pediatric care, embedded pediatric behavioral health specialists, care coordination teams, 24/7 Telephone Nurse Advice, newborn patient advocates, and newborn lactation consulting support. COPA hosts over a dozen visiting pediatric specialists from children’s hospitals in Portland, Oregon who see patients in Bend at the COPA clinic. We are recognized for working closely with regional specialists to ensure patients have access to the best medical care available in a coordinated approach.