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    Specialty: Psychiatry

    Location: Modesto, CA
    (Sutter Gould Medical Foundation)

    Opportunity Information
    Sutter Gould Medical Foundation, ranked in the top 10 in consumer reports for California Doctor Ratings, is seeking a BC/BE General Psychiatrist to join Sutter Health-affiliated Gould Medical Group in Modesto, California. Gould Medical Group is a 350+ provider, physician owned multi-specialty group with a vision to become nationally recognized in the areas of quality, integrity, collegiality and service.

    Advantages of Gould Medical Group:
    * High physician satisfaction rating
    * Practice medicine in a doctor-friendly atmosphere
    * Committed to LEAN initiatives and continuous improvement
    * One of the 30 most generous companies in America for retirement plans
    * One of 4 finalists for the AMGA Acclaim Award
    * Part of the nation's top five performers among large health care systems

    The Behavioral Health department consists of three Psychiatrists, five Psychologists, and two each of Nurse Practitioners and Marriage and Family Therapists. The incoming psychiatrist will manage medications and other aspects of those ambulatory patients with mental health problems who are seen in routine practice. Occasional consults at nearby Memorial Medical Center, also a Sutter Health affiliate, might be needed. An average of ten mostly adult patients will be seen daily for the first three months.

    * Early partnership with no buy in
    * Competitive compensation
    * Guaranteed salary for two years
    * Generous benefits package
    * Relocation allowance
    * Malpractice tail coverage

    Community Information
    Modesto offers the diversity and facilities of a metropolitan city, but still maintains an atmosphere of old fashioned hospitality. Modesto is the 15th largest city in California with a population exceeding 200,000 people and is also the seat of Stanislaus County.

    Centrally located on Highway 99, Modesto is easily accessible from throughout California. West of the valley and over the coastal mountain range lies the San Francisco Bay Area, a 90-mile drive from Modesto. Eastward are the foothills that house the famed Gold Country Mother Lode and lead to the majestic Sierra Nevada mountain range and Yosemite National Park.

    Modesto is a vibrant community proud of its citizens, great traditions, educational opportunities, and multicultural lifestyles. Modesto is blessed year round with mild weather and some of the world's richest soil.

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    For more information contact

    C. V. Allen, M.D.
    Assistant Medical Director of Physician Recruitment
    Phone: (866) 454-6853
    Fax: (209) 550-4892

    Specialty: Psychiatry

    Location: Sacramento, CA
    (Sutter Center for Psychiatry)

    Opportunity Information
    Sutter Center for Psychiatry, the only not-for-profit psychiatric hospital in the Sacramento region, is part of the largest integrative health care system in Northern California.

    We are interested in adding the best and the brightest to our stellar physician team. As friendly and collegial work atmosphere is valued, there is minimal physician turnover, but with the expansion of our services, we have new opportunities for select individuals. As the hospital and physicians are partnered to provide the highest standards of care, our physicians are supported through strong multi-disciplinary team support. As an independent practitioner, physicians have maximal control over work scheduling which provides unmatched work-life balance. For motivated individuals with leadership potential, there are opportunities for advancement including medical directorships.

    We provide services for children and adults including:
    -Acute Inpatient Services
    -Partial Hospital Program
    -Intensive Outpatient Program
    -Consultation-Liaison Services
    We also provide interventional procedures including:
    -Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
    -Vagus Nerve Stimulation Therapy (VNS)
    -Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS in development)

    For more information about Sutter Center for Psychiatry, please click here.

    Community Information
    Sacramento, the state capital of California, is the core cultural and economic engine of a four-county metropolitan area exceeding 2.1 million residents. Sacramento is the seventh most populous city in California. Greater Sacramento has been cited as one of the five most livable regions in America.

    The city offers a wealth of cultural diversity and ample activities, including museums, parks and historical sites. Sacramento has close access to fabulous lakes and rivers, snow sports and beautiful trails for running, hiking, biking, etc. Whether it is honoring its Gold Rush beginnings in Old Sacramento or cheering on its professional basketball team, the Sacramento Kings, or its minor league baseball club, the Sacramento River Cats, the city celebrates its past and present.

    Centrally located, it is an hour and a half from the mountains of Lake Tahoe or the bay of San Francisco. For the wine connoisseur, scenic Napa Valley is just a short drive away.

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    For more information contact

    Joe J. Sharpe, Director of Access and Community Outreach, 916-386-3633
    Anna McGuire, Administrative Assistant, 916-386-3008

    Specialty: Psychiatry (2017-134)

    Location: San Carlos, CA
    (Palo Alto Medical Foundation)

    Opportunity Information
    Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group is seeking an Adult Psychiatry Physician to join our interdisciplinary team in San Carlos, CA. Candidates must be BC/BE in Adult Psychiatry. This is 1.0 FTE outpatient position.

    The successful candidate will join a team of physicians, therapists, and counselors. Responsibilities include direct patient care, psychiatric evaluations and diagnosis, treatment planning, psychopharmacology, and supportive brief therapy.

    Opportunity Highlights:

    * Schedule flexibility and sabbaticals for work-life balance.
    * Very competitive salary guarantee plus incentive
    * Generous benefit package
    * Shareholder track position leading toward full shareholdership following 24 months of employment
    * 1.0 FTE is 35 patient contact hours (4 days work week)
    * Physician-led and collegial environment
    * Leadership opportunities available
    * Relocation allowance and malpractice tail coverage included

    Community Information
    San Carlos,'The City of Good Living,' is located in the center of the San Francisco Bay Area and has everything at its doorstep. San Francisco is 25 miles north and San Jose is 25 miles south. San Carlos boasts an ideal climate, good government, an outstanding school system, attractive residential areas, a fine shopping district, excellent restaurants, a modern industrial and commercial area and plenty of open space. As part of the northern end of Silicon Valley, San Carlos hosts several technology companies and is the address of many of the West Coast's biotech and medical instrumentation firms. You'll find friendly, involved people here and an inviting community atmosphere.

    For more information contact

    Palo Alto Medical Foundation
    Physician Recruitment Department

    Phone: 650-934-3582

    Fax: 650-691-6193

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