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    Specialty: Hospitalist - San Francisco

    Location: San Francisco
    (Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation--PFMA)

    Opportunity Information
    DAY HOSPITALIST--Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation (SPMF) has an opportunity for a board certified/eligible Hospitalist to join the Hospitalist Group at California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC), as part of Physician Foundation Medical Associates (PFMA). PFMA is a multi-specialty medical association made up of over 160 members operating in San Francisco. CPMC (a Leapfrog Group Top Hospital) has been considered the best hospital in the Bay Area (San Francisco Chronicle reader survey) and the 'Healthiest Hospital in America' Natural Health magazine). Sutter Health is a multi-billion dollar healthcare company with hospitals, foundations, and affiliated medical groups from Modesto to the Oregon border and is the second largest healthcare system in Northern California.

    We have an immediate opening for a BC/BE hospitalist to work with a world renowned transplant service in managing a diverse group of transplant, hepatology, gastroenterology and general internal medicine patients in Sutter Health's Flagship Hospital. Join us in managing medically complex patients with a team of nationally renowned specialists. A full complement of consult services, a top-notch radiology service, and an interactive inpatient pharmacy are here to assist you in patient care.

    This exciting, state-of-the-art and innovative program integrates general medicine, liver disease, complex GI, perioperative and end-organ disease management into a team that maximizes patient care, satisfaction and outcomes. The service is designed to provide excellent work-life balance with a volume of service that allows for thorough care of patients. Compensation includes one of the best benefit packages in California.

    Responsibilities include: 10 hour day shifts (8am-6pm) with approximately 14 shifts per month and one weekend in three on call. Swing shifts occur 1 month out of every 7 months (rotational assignment with the other day hospitalists), with 7 hour shifts (3pm-10pm) from Monday to Friday with all weekends off. No code pager responsibilities. A very experienced medical physician assistant is available 4 days a week to assist with intake and procedures. There are no overnight responsibilities with this position (night shifts are occasionally available at a separate compensation rate). Occasional procedures performed include paracenteses, thoracenteses, lumbar punctures and central lines. A portable ultrasound is available to assist with procedures.

    Our patients and providers benefit from a supportive interdisciplinary team at our hospital, including social work, chaplaincy, volunteer coordination, bereavement support, and complementary medicine through our renowned Institute for Health and Healing.

    If you are interested in experiencing America's most beautiful city, working with its rewarding and diverse population, and enjoying the support of a team and system dedicated to the success of patient care, then we look forward to hearing from you. We offer competitive compensation and benefits.

    It is the policy of Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation to provide equal employment opportunity to all people in all aspects of employment without discrimination with regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, ancestry, medical condition including genetic characteristic, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, physical or mental disability, age or veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, political affiliation or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws or ordinance or regulation. This policy applies to all employment-related decisions including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, etc.

    Community Information
    San Francisco, the 'City by the Bay', is a wonderful place to live, with something for everyone. San Francisco has an abundance of culture, diversity, and corporate strength. It has all of the richness of a large city, with all of the convenience of a small town, due to its 49 square miles. The temperate weather allows for outdoor activities including running, biking, hiking, golf, boating, fishing, etc., and skiing within 3 hours. This opportunity is located in Pacific Heights, a vibrant neighborhood in the heart of the city.

    For more information contact

    Denise Jimenez
    Human Resources Manager - Physician Support Services
    Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation