Ukiah Valley Medical Center is actively seeking a Gastroenterologist to join our affiliated medical group for an outpatient based practice opportunity. The incoming physicians should be proficient in ERCP, EUS and esophageal manometry; 24 hour PH testing are also currently being done. Call is shared. Experienced physicians as well as new graduates will be considered.
Candidates must be BC/BE in Gastroenterology, California licensed or eligible and meet the hospital's medical staff credentialing standards.
The ability to speak Spanish is helpful, but not required. This represents an outstanding opportunity to live and work in one of California's most beautiful small towns, just a couple hours north of San Francisco.
- A competitive compensation and benefits package that includes guaranteed income, signing bonus, relocation assistance, vacation, CME and health benefits is available.
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About the Hospital
Ukiah Valley Medical Center (UVMC) is part of the Northern California Network of Adventist Health, which includes two acute care facilities, two critical access hospitals and a center for behavioral health. UVMC is a 67-bed hospital with Level IV emergency services, three hospital-based outpatient clinics and is a center of excellence in rural health care with four rural health clinics. In addition, the medical center serves 122,000 people in the Northern California counties of Mendocino, Lake, Southern Humboldt, and Northern Sonoma with a JobCare occupational medicine clinic, advanced diagnostic imaging services with inpatient and outpatient diagnostic centers and three laboratory draw stations. Services also include 24-hour emergency care and trauma center, cardiac care, intensive care, maternity including a Level II Intensive Care Nursery, pediatrics, physical rehabilitation, rapid care, surgery, women’s services and advanced wound care.
The four hospitals that comprise the Northern California Network are UVMC, St. Helena Hospital Napa Valley, St. Helena Hospital Clear Lake and Frank R. Howard Memorial Hospital. In 2014, UVMC had 3,707 admissions, 832 deliveries, 26,902 emergency visits and 87,927 outpatient visits. UVMC is staffed by more than 140 physicians, 771 employees and 29 volunteers.
In 2014, UVMC opened a new state-of-the-art Cancer Treatment and Infusion Center, as well as Fort Bragg Rural Health Center and the Mendocino Radiology Lab. The hospital was recognized with Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers by The Joint Commission in conjunction with the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association. UVMC was ranked as one of the 33 high-performing hospitals in California for quality of maternity care services, according to the California Hospital Assessement and Reporting Taskforce.