Academic Pediatrics Opportunity in Coachella Valley, Southern California

Coachella Valley
Jan 16, 2018
Position Type

Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group (LLUFMG), Department of Pediatrics, in association with SAC Health System, is seeking one General Pediatrician and one Urgent Care Pediatrician to start at our brand new Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital – Indio Outpatient Pavilion.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary
  • Comprehensive benefits including:

            - Medical

            - Dental

            - CME

            - Generous Starting Bonus

            - Relocation Assistance

            - Paid Malpractice Insurance

We are looking for Pediatricians who would ideally live in the Coachella Valley community where the children population is over 135,000. Proficiency in Spanish is ideal. We are open to new grads!

In addition to a competitive salary, there will be a paid differential for this position. Clinic hours are 8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Thursday, and 8 am to 4 pm on Friday. There is a 1-2 weekday beeper call per month from 5 pm to 8 am. Additionally a 1 weekend day per month rotation in the Urgent Care.

Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group is affiliated with Loma Linda University Medical Center, Children’s Hospital, and School of Medicine, with the mission to deliver whole-person care at a world-class level of
clinical excellence. The 
Medical Center serves as 
the largest tertiary referral
source in both Riverside and San Bernardino counties with a surrounding population approaching 4 million.

SAC Health System is a non-profit community healthcare corporation serving the Inland Empire. SACHS is committed to providing accessible whole person patient centered health care to our communities and educating future health care professionals.

Loma Linda University Health continues to lead in integrating a faith-based approach to whole person health care. As a Seventh day Adventist organization, our mission is to follow the healing and teaching ministry of Jesus Christ 'to make man whole.' Together, we strive for Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork, and Wholeness.

About the area

Indio is located 70 miles east of Loma Linda University’s home campus, and has immediate access to hotels and resorts in Palm Springs, just 23 miles west. Known as the Festival City, Indio is one of the fastest growing communities in the Coachella Valley. Indio is also conveniently 30 miles away from the beautiful Joshua Tree National Park.

This opportunity is not eligible for a J-1 Waiver.

Interested candidates, please send your CV to:

Mike Unterseher – Director of Physician Recruitment