Physician

Employer
TeamHealth
Location
Mercy Medical Center - Merced, Merced, California
Posted
Oct 31, 2018
Ref
9383
Position Type
Permanent

TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for an full-time physician to to join our OB/Gyn Hospitalist team at Mercy Medical Center in Merced, California. Put the passion back into your practice lifestyle by taking control of your time. Full-time entails only providing seven to eight 24-hour in-house shifts per month. We ask that you be board certified with superior communication skills, demonstrated record of clinical excellence and a focus on providing quality care while placing the patient above all other considerations. We also ask that you have active and current skills in the full breadth of the OB/Gyn specialty in addition to a current California license to practice. Other requirements include a willingness to drive patient safety and quality initiatives as required by the TeamHealth Patient Safety Organization and at least 3 years of active practice experience.

Mercy Medical Center is a 186-bed acute-care facility in Merced, California, known for its excellence in Cardiac Care, Maternity Care, Orthopedics and Stroke Care. Recently, the facility was awarded a Certificate of Distinction by the Joint Commission and named a Primary Stroke Center. Mercy Medical also plays an integral role in their community, the facility offers free health programming, organizes local support groups and provides charitable care; in 2015, Dignity Health provided $21 million in charitable care and services to the people of Merced County. Mercy Medical Center is a part of Dignity Health, the fifth largest health system in the nation and the largest hospital provider in California.

Job Benefits

  • Excellent work-life balance providing 24-hour in-house coverage per shift
  • Competitive pay
  • Malpractice with tail coverage provided
  • No responsibilities while off

Located in the heart of California’s Central Valley, Merced offers abundant shopping, pleasant neighborhoods and tree-lined streets. Bicycle paths along creeks link major City parks. Merced’s revitalized downtown is emerging as the entertainment center of the area. Annual events and festivals bring regional and even national recognition. Merced’s Valley location southeast of San Francisco provides easy access to the central California coast, Sierra Nevada mountains and national parks, and major cities. Enjoy short drives to skiing, beaches, fishing, and other outdoor attractions!