Mission Hospital at Mission Regional Medical Center Posted Nov 27, 2018

Mission Viejo, CA

Trauma/Acute Care Surgeon

Mission Hospital has been serving the community for over 40 years and continues its commitment to providing our community members with the highest-quality and advanced care with compassion, dignity and respect.
Mission Hospital is a state-of-the art, 523-bed an acute care hospital in Mission Viejo, California. As a verified adult and pediatric Level II Trauma Center, Mission Hospital provides a full range of specialty health care services with highly skilled teams treating a multitude of complex conditions. Services include a full range of expertise in cardiovascular, neuroscience and spine, orthopedics, cancer care, women’s services, mental health & wellness, and a variety of other specialty services. Mission Hospital in Laguna Beach (MHLB) provides South Orange County coastal communities with 24-hour emergency and intensive care as well as medical-surgical/telemetry services, orthopedics, general and GI surgery. CHOC Children’s at Mission Hospital is a 48-bed facility that is the area’s only dedicated pediatric hospital.
Fully accredited by The Joint Commission and designated as a Magnet hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for nursing excellence, Mission Hospital is highly recognized for its high quality of care, evidenced through various healthcare quality benchmarks. Mission Hospital is part of St. Joseph Health, a not-for-profit provider of integrated health care. Together, we work to improve the quality of life in the communities it serves in the tradition of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange
Hospital Website: https://www.mission4health.com

Trauma Program:
• 523-bed Acute Care Facility
• Level II Adult and Pediatric ACS Verified Trauma Center
• Hybrid OR (16 surgical suites, includes 1 designated for trauma)
• 32 bed ICU (20 surg + medical + 8 pediatric)
• ED Volume: 70k per year
• Emergency General Surgery covered 12 days/mo by Trauma team
• Approximately 8 24 hour trauma call and/or general surgery call shifts/month
• Trauma activations- approximately 2500/ yr
• Approximately 110 pediatric trauma admissions/yr
• Inpatient census: 12-25/day (volume spikes in summer)

Trauma Surgeon Criteria:
• Board Certified General Surgery with Trauma/Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Training
* Board Certified/Eligible in Surgical Critical Care
• ATLS Required

• Permanent positions with equitable scheduling model
• Paid Malpractice and no attributed overhead expenses
• Employment model with full benefits; including, health and 401K with employer match
• $1500 CME Allowance
• Comprehensive back-end support services including recruitment, credentialing, renewals, billing, follow-up clinic support and more

• Population of South Orange county: ~1.2 million
• Temperate weather year round, quick access to Los Angeles’ metropolitan activities, over 42 miles of beaches, multiple major sports teams, dining for all palates, award winning public and private schools, quick airport access, and clean, safe living.

How to apply

Almaas A. Shaikh MD FACS
Trauma Medical Director



27700 Medical Center Road
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Mission Hospital at Mission Regional Medical Center
Trauma/Acute Care Surgeon
Mission Viejo, CA

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