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    Specialty: Neurosurgery (2016-240)

    Location: Santa Cruz, CA
    (Palo Alto Medical Foundation)

    Opportunity Information
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF), which has been awarded the highest recognition for quality performance from the Integrated Health Care Association for 11 consecutive years, is seeking a full time BC/BE Neurosurgeon Physician.

    This position will join our Medical Group practicing in Santa Cruz, CA with some time at our Watsonville clinic. This is a very busy general neurosurgery practice and includes cranial, spine and peripheral nerve patients. Our collaborative, multidisciplinary culture ensures you have the support you need to deliver exceptional personalized care to your patients. Come join an organization which has received the highest possible rating for patient experience from the California Office of the Patient Advocate, and elite status by the California Association of Physician groups.

    * Physician-led and collegial environment
    * Relocation allowance
    * Malpractice tail coverage

    Shareholder track positions offer a very competitive salary guarantee plus incentive and a generous benefit package leading toward full shareholdership following 24 months of employment.

    Community Information
    Situated on the northern edge of the Monterey Bay about 70 miles south of San Francisco, Santa Cruz offers a moderate climate and the best of many worlds. For outdoor enthusiasts, Santa Cruz is a wonderful combination of beach, ocean and mountains. Well known as a Mecca for surfers, Santa Cruz also offers magnificent redwoods for hiking and mountain-biking and the San Lorenzo River for fishing, canoeing and kayaking. Long stretches of tree-lined and coastal roads offer the perfect venues for road cyclists. Fisherman and sailors will appreciate convenient access to the ocean from the Santa Cruz Harbor and the Municipal Wharf, which also features a variety of shops and restaurants.

    Santa Cruz?s downtown center, the Pacific Garden Mall, is home to the Museum of Art and History and features outstanding restaurants, unique shops, wine tasting rooms, sidewalk cafes, and an abundance of coffee shops. Santa Cruz is also a cultural hub, featuring several live performance venues, the annual Open Studios tour, boutique art stores and the Tannery Arts Center. Adding to the character of the community, the University of California is nestled in foothills above Santa Cruz, and the Santa Cruz Beach and Boardwalk was named Best Boardwalk in the country by USA Today. Santa Cruz County is also an agriculture center, known for its production of strawberries, raspberries, artichokes and Brussels sprouts.

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    For more information contact

    Palo Alto Medical Foundation
    Physician Resources Recruitment Department

    Phone: 650-934-3582

    Fax: 650-691-6193

    Email:MDCareers@pamf.org

    No placement agencies, please.
    EEO - Equal Employment Opportunity