Come join our Dignity Health Family at one of the most beautiful hospitals in California, Mercy Medical Center Mt. Shasta. The hospital is nestled at the base of Mt. Shasta. It is a 25 bed, critical access hospital, level III trauma center, with three rural health clinics and a new Emergency Department. Mt. Shasta is a small rural community that is sure to make your heart skip with all of the amazing outdoor wonders at your front door. Mt. Shasta has a catchment area of 17,000 lives and is surrounded by lakes, hiking, skiing lifts and many more amazing outdoor adventures. This is an amazing opportunity to provide healthcare services to a rural community and enjoy the natural beauty of Northern California.
We are currently recruiting for a General Surgeon The current schedule would be 4 days a week, 2 of these days are clinic days, and the rest or schedule to utilize block time at the hospital. As a part of the Mt. Shasta surgical team, you would help take 10/12 days of call per month. There are about five Trauma Level 1 activations a month.
A competitive starting salary at $400,000+ *Please see disclosure below
Year Quality Incentives starting at $15,000
Yearly Retention Bonus (starting year 3) $20,000
CME Stipend $3500
Retirement with a match of up to 3%
Malpractice paid for by Dignity Health
PTO & Holiday Pay
Practice with experienced General Surgeons
Experience a critical access hospital feel with the stability of a large organization
Practice autonomy with administrative support
Bread and butter general surgery with a flare of trauma
Mercy Medical Center Mt. Shasta
Welcome to Mercy Medical Center Mt. Shasta, a non-profit healthcare facility nestled at the base of California's majestic Mt. Shasta. We are proud to be designated as a 25-bed Critical Access Hospital and accredited by the esteemed Joint Commission on Accreditation of HealthCare Organizations (TJC). As a valued member of the American Hospital Association, we uphold the highest standards of patient care and community service.
Our dedicated team comprises over 300 skilled professionals and support staff who work tirelessly to provide exceptional healthcare services. We are privileged to have approximately 45 active medical staff physicians who bring their expertise and compassion to our patients' well-being. Moreover, our facility is bolstered by the invaluable support of more than 50 selfless volunteers, demonstrating our collective commitment to making a positive impact in the lives of those we serve.
At Mercy Medical Center Mt. Shasta, we are driven by our passion for patient care, striving to create a healing environment that nurtures the body, mind, and spirit. Our unwavering dedication to community outreach ensures that we remain an integral part of the neighborhoods we serve, extending access to quality, affordable healthcare to all individuals in need.
With a harmonious blend of advanced medical technology and a warm, compassionate approach, we stand firmly rooted in our mission to improve the health and well-being of our community. We believe that every patient who walks through our doors deserves the highest level of care, and we are honored to be entrusted with their well-being.
Discover the essence of exceptional healthcare at Mercy Medical Center Mt. Shasta, where compassion, dedication, and quality unite to create an enriching experience for all.
Join us now and become an integral part of the Mercy Medical Center Mt. Shasta team, where healthcare and nature unite to create an exceptional experience for both patients and providers.
Key Services Comprehensive Inpatient and Outpatient Services Certified Primary Stroke Center | American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Emergency and Level III Trauma Care Surgical Services Orthopaedic Services Diagnostic Imaging Services Nuclear Medicine Laboratory Services and Lab Draw Centers Rural Health Clinics Therapy Services - Physical, Occupational and Speech Home Health and Hospice Care Spiritual Care Patient Financial Counseling Services Pulmonary and Cardiac Rehabilitation Swing Bed Services Wound Care Family Birth Center Respiratory Therapy
Physician Specialties Cardiology Emergency Medicine Family Practice General Surgery/Trauma/Vascular/Thoracic/Endoscopic Gynecology Internal Medicine Obstetrics Ophthalmology Orthopaedics Pathology Pediatrics Radiology Chiropractic Podiatry
Awards and Recognitions DAISY Award Honor Roll Recognition for Maternal Care and Safe Opioid Care Environmental Excellence Award | Practice Greenhealth Healthcare Equality Index (HEI) | Designated LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality Top Performer 2022
Dignity Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
About Dignity Health
Dignity Health, one of the nation's largest healthcare systems, is a 20-state network of nearly 9,000 physicians, 55,000employees, and more than 380 care centers, including hospitals, urgent and occupational care, imaging centers, home health, and primary care clinics. Headquartered in San Francisco, Dignity Health is dedicated to providing compassionate, high quality and affordable patient-centered care with special attention to the poor and underserved. In 2014, Dignity Health provided nearly $2 billion in charitable care and services.
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