The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. (Kaiser Permanente Northern California) Posted Nov 8, 2017
Trauma/Acute Care Surgeon
Leading the future of health care.
Many organizations have a mission statement; The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. (TPMG) has a calling: to lead the way to a better future for health care. Through our leadership in the use of advanced technology, our creation of innovative solutions and our influence on health policy and reform efforts, we are shaping the future of health care in the nation. We currently have the following opportunity:
TRAUMA/ACUTE CARE SURGEON
We are seeking a Trauma/Acute Care Surgeon to join our team of eight surgeons at the Kaiser Permanente Vacaville Trauma Center. Fellowship training in Trauma and/or Surgical Critical Care and/or Acute Care Surgery is required.
The new surgeon will be expected to cover 10 to 14, 12-hour shifts per month. Clinical time will include 30% Trauma, 35% Emergency General Surgery, 20% Surgical Critical Care and 15% Clinic/Administrative/Research. A more personalized distribution of clinical duties may be developed if there is interest in adding additional elective cases, endoscopy and/or research.
Kaiser Permanente Vacaville is an ACS-Verified and Designated Level II Trauma Center. Currently, there are over 900 annual trauma admissions with a similar number of emergency surgery admissions annually. Additional assets dedicated to the care of the trauma patient include three Neurosurgeons, two Orthopaedic Traumatologists, three Hand Surgeons, as well as Oculoplastic, Plastic and Facial Surgery coverage.
Vacaville is a lovely, historical and safe community centrally located between the San Francisco Bay Area and the outdoor mountain playground of Lake Tahoe. Vacaville is just 20 miles from the beautiful university town of Davis and 40 minutes from the heart of the Napa Valley Wine Country. San Francisco is 45 minutes west and Sacramento is 30 minutes east. Other vacation destinations, such as Monterey/Carmel and several national parks, including Yosemite, Kings Canyon and Sequoia are within a half-day drive.
TPMG is one of the largest medical groups in the nation with over 9,000 physicians, 22 medical centers, numerous clinics throughout Northern and Central California and a 70-year tradition of providing quality medical care.
• Physician-led organization – career growth and leadership
• Professional freedom
• State-of-the-art facilities
• Multi-specialty collaboration and integration
• Technology-driven innovation
• Mission driven, patient care-centered and one of the largest progressive medical groups in the nation!
• Shareholder track
• Unparalleled stability – 70 years strong
• Shared call
• Moving allowance
• No cost medical and dental
• Home loan assistance (approval required)
• Malpractice and tail insurance
• Three retirement plans, including pension
• Paid holidays, sick leave, education leave (with generous stipend)
How to apply
To learn more about practice opportunities with The Permanente Medical Group, Inc., please email your CV to Victor.R.Ramirez@kp.org or call Victor at (510) 625-6281. We are an EOE/AA/M/F/D/V Employer. VEVRAA Federal Contractor
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